Thursday, April 21, 2022 7pm-8pm. 5301 McKee Road, San Jose, CA 95127
Demo by Elizabeth Jiménez Montelongo – courtesy of East Valley Artists.
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”Inspiring artwork. Inspiring change.”
Elizabeth Jiménez Montelongo is a visual artist, poet, and facilitator based in the San Francisco Bay Area of California.
Her artwork has been exhibited across the United States. Locally, her artwork has been featured in solo exhibitions at San José State University; La Peña Cultural Center in Berkeley, CA; and Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, as well as in group exhibitions at the Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara, CA; Marin Museum of Contemporary Art in Novato, CA; Alliant International University in San Francisco.
Elizabeth’s work has been included in national group exhibitions at venues such as: UCCS Galleries of Contemporary Art in Colorado Springs, CO; Monmouth Museum in Lincroft, New Jersey; and Wilmer Jennings Gallery at Kenkeleba in New York City. Her sculpture was awarded an Honorable Mention from the Santa Clara Cultural Commission and Triton Museum of Art in 2021. Her work has been mentioned in The Mercury News and The Santa Clara Weekly. She has also been featured in three televised interviews on NBC’s Comunidad del Valle. Elizabeth earned a BFA in Pictorial Art and a BA in French from San José State University. She served as 2021 Creative Ambassador of the San José Office of Cultural Affairs and was awarded a Cultura Power Mini-Grant from MACLA in the same year. Her next solo exhibition of thirty large paintings is scheduled in San Antonio, Texas in 2022.