Black Sundown, oil on canvas, 60" x 53", 2019
AT THE EDGE OF THE DAY
JANUARY 22 - MARCH 20 2021
EXHIBITION OF NEW WORK AT:
SANDLER HUDSON GALLERY, ATLANTA, GA
Rocío Rodríguez is the recipient of various national and regional awards among them Anonymous Was a Woman Award 2018, Artadia Atlanta 2011, a Cintas Fellowship, an Affiliated Fellowship Award at the American Academy in Rome, Italy and two SAF/NEA Fellowships. She has had two major retrospectives, Divergent Fictions: Selected Works from 1988-2012 at the Columbus Museum of Art in Columbus, GA, 2012 and a retrospective of her drawings, Thirty Years on Paper at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia in 2019. In 2014 she was awarded an Artist Residency at the Marfa Contemporary in Marfa, Texas where she also had a solo exhibition. Ms. Rodríguez’s work is in numerous international private collections and public collections among them the High Museum of Art, the New Orleans Museum of Art, the Huntsville Museum of Art, the Macon Museum of Arts and Sciences, the Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, FLA, The Columbus Museum of Art, and the Telfair Museum of Art. Her work has been featured in two books Out of the Rubble and NOPLACENESS: Art in a Post-Urban Landscape.