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BIO

Silvina Hecker is a mixed media artist interested in awakening the curiosity of forgotten human relationships, places, and objects.  Her ongoing project consists of placing small works of art across the city of Houston, taking a photograph of them, and leaving them behind. Hecker is currently participating in her second year of the Block Program at the Glassell School of Arts at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston where she recently completed her certificate in painting. She has studied with many artists and craft practitioners in the US, Argentina, and the Caribbean. She has shown her work in national and international juried exhibitions and has her work in private collections. She holds a BA (Business) from the Catholic University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.Born in Argentina, Hecker lived in the Caribbean for many years before relocating to Houston in 2009.


Education

The Glassell School of Art, The Museum of Fine Arts Houston (MFAH) Advanced Studio BLOCK limited enrollment program (2018), Mentor Francesca Fuchs

The Glassell School of Art, MFAH, Certificate in Painting, 2009 -2018

Sol’Art Atelier, Marigot, Saint Martin 2008

Renata Dal Bianco Studio de Arte, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2005-2009

Universidad CatólicaArgentina, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, 1986 -1997 

Group Exhibitions

2019  

Time, Kinder Morgan Exhibition Series, Houston, TX, USA. Jurors: Patrick Palmer, Sandie Zilker

2018  

Music/Sound Visualizations, Kinder Morgan Exhibition Series, Houston, TX, USA. Jurors: Patrick Palmer, Sandie Zilker

Block XIX Exhibition, The Norma R. Ory Gallery, Houston TX, USA

Certificate of Achievement in Painting, The Orton Gallery, The Glassell School of Art, MFAH Houston, TX, USA

2017  

Latin Christmas Extravaganza, Houston Latin American Philharmonic Orchestra, Cullen Performance Hall, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA. Juror: Lorena Morales           

2016

Advance Abstract Painting, Habayed/Hecker/Wise, Kinder Morgan Exhibition Series, Houston, TX, USA. Jurors: Francesca Fuchs

Just Life, Silvina Hecker and Veronica Ibargüengoitia, Interspace Gallery of Glassell School of Art, MFAH, Houston TX, USA 

2009

Exposición de Artistas Contemporáneos, Gallería de Arte, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2008

5taExhibición Annual del Taller de Renata Dal Bianco, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2007 

One Art Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Juror: Renata Dal Bianco 

Exhibición de Artes Visuales, Palacio de las Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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