Vail visiting artist Esteban del Valle will be meeting with classes, and doing studio visits with the Studio Art junior and senior majors. His public artist talk will be on Thursday, September 29th from 7-8pm in the Knapp Performance Space.
del Valle is a Brooklyn, NY based interdisciplinary artist originally from Chicago, IL. He received his M.F.A. from RISD and has exhibited his work and produced murals internationally. His work has been featured in various publications and has been the recipient of several visual arts residencies and fellowships including the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, the Fine Arts Work Center, Smack Mellon Artist Studio Program, and The Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship. He was awarded The Daniel F. Breeden Eminent Scholar Chair at Auburn University and has original work in several permanent international collections. Additionally, in the summer of 2021, he was awarded the inaugural commission for the Provincetown Public Art Foundation.