RAUL DE LARA
Installation image, photo by Steven Casanova.
White Passing (details), 2020, Pine, Zompantle, Linden, Sand, Acrylic, Red String, Tzi-Te Beans, Epoxy, Oak, 64 x 10 x 10 inches. Images courtesy of the artist.
Raul De Lara was born in 1991 in Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico. He received his Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture + Extended Media from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Texas at Austin. He has been awarded the Ox-Bow School of Art Fellowship, a Chicago Artists Coalition HATCH Residency, the International Sculpture Center Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award and recently completed a fellowship at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown. He has a forthcoming solo exhibition with Ethan Cohen Gallery and group exhibition at SoMad Studios, both, New York, NY. He has previously shown at 90210, Mexico City, MX; Fine Arts Work Center and Provincetown Art Association and Museum, both, Provincetown, MA; Ground Level Platform, Chicago, IL; Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ; Prizer Gallery, Austin, TX; and Greasewood Gallery, Marfa, TX, among others. De Lara currently lives and works in Texas.