Art of Maria Segura

Featured:


Reno-Tahoe Tonight Magazine, 2017

https://issuu.com/renotahoetonight/docs/sep2017digitalrtt - page 10


Reno Art News, 2018

http://renoarts.news/the-girl-and-the-mask



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Maria Segura



EDUCATION:


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Journalism
Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois - B.A. Journalism

EXHIBITIONS/ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE:


Reno Fashion Show - 2018:  Featuring my new line of Canvas to Art Apparel:  The Faceless Fashion Collection.


Showcase Art Gallery:  Art Exhibit of the Faceless series, The Faceless Earrings and The Girl and the Mask Apparel for its Grand Opening and until Mid-January, 2018.


The Reno Little Theater, Reno, NV:  Assistant Director's Show and Art Exhibition, October 2017.


Swill Coffee & Wine, Reno, Nevada:  Live Music by Grace Hayes and Art by Maria Segura, Art exhibition, September 2017.


St. Mary's Art Center, Virgina City, Nevada:  Art instructor/Artist-In-Residence for August, September and October 2017


Reno Art Works, Reno, Nevada - 2 pieces exhibited for the Faceless Series Group Show - 2017


Nevada Fine Arts, Reno, Nevada – Exhibit of “Sooty,” Acrylic on Canvas for the Nevada Humane Society Fundraiser. – Sold. 2017

The Jungle, Reno, Nevada, Exhibit of the Faceless series, The Human Voyage of Self-Discovery.

Reno Art Works Gallery, Reno, Nevada, Exhibit of the Faceless series, The Human Voyage of Self-Discovery.  2016 

Dreamer's Coffeehouse, Reno, Nevada,  Exhibit of the Faceless series, The Human Voyage of Self-Discovery.  2016

University Galleries Valentine Auction, UNR, Nevada,
Exhibit of “Abra” Oil on Board.  2016

The Little Reno Theatre, Nevada, Exhibit of the Faceless series, The Human Voyage of Self-Discovery.  2016

Practice Makes Perfect, Sierra Arts Gallery, Reno, Nevada,
Exhibit of the “Faceless Lady,” 24 x 36, Oil on Canvas. 2015

The Little Reno Theatre, Nevada, Exhibit of the Faceless series, The Human Voyage of Self-Discovery.  2015

The Jungle, Reno, Nevada, Exhibit of the Faceless series, The Human Voyage of Self-Discovery. 2015

Dreamer’s Coffeehouse, Reno, Nevada, Exhibit of the Scratches series. 2014/2015

La Prima Cafe, Wausau, Wisconsin, Exhibit of the Faceless series.  2014

The Center for Visual Arts, Wausau, Wisconsin, Exhibit of Art Photography and Faceless series, 2013

Absolutely Art, Madison, Wisconsin, Exhibit of the Faceless series. 2007

Art Gallery Java Point, Madison, Wisconsin, Exhibit of the Faceless series. 2007

Electric Earth Cafe, Madison, Wisconsin, Exhibit of the Faceless series.  2007

PUBLICATIONS:


* Featured Artist in The Reno-Tahoe Magazine.  September 2017 Issue.

* Film and Art Photography: Combining my Art, Art Photography, Writing and whatever     resources I have to tell stories of all genres.  Lost in a Storm.  A Three-Part Series is on Youtube. You can access the link at www.artofmariasegura.com  
* "Happy Birthday Little Crocodile!"  Available on Kindle in English/Spanish on Amazon
* "Don't be Scared Little Crocodile!"  Available at Barnes and Noble and Amazon 
* Featured in (You Women’s Magazine of the Daily Herald), Wausau, Wisconsin, 2014
* Featured in The Business News Online, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2013
* Featured in The Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Wisconsin, 2007
* Featured in The Goodman Atwood Community Center Newspaper, Madison, Wisconsin, 2007

RECOGNITIONS/AWARDS:


* "The Girl and the Mask," An Experimental Artistic Sci-fi Short Film

-Finalist - Festival for Drama & Family:  Film & Writing Festival

-Semi-Finalist - Los Angeles Cinefest

-Official Selection - Barcelona Planet Film Festival

-Official Selection - Mediterranean Film Festival

-Official Selection - All Seas Film Festival


* Author/Illustrator of "Happy Birthday Little Crocodile" Series 1, 2015 
* Author/Illustrator of “Don’t be Scared Little Crocodile!” Series 1, 2011 
* Featured Artist for the 38th Annual Art in the Park, Wausau, WI,  2013
* WI Broadcasting Association Award of Excellence “nine-eleven,” 2002
* WI Broadcasting Association Merit Award “Rosy Lane Farm,” 2002
* WI Broadcasting Association Merit Award “Milwaukee Bridge,” 2002 
* The Communicator Awards:  Category Winner Feature & Audio” (nine eleven), 2002 
* WI Broadcasting Association Merit Award “Fire Prevention,” 2001