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Oscar Alexander Mejia

born Siguatepeque, Honduras 1987

Education

2012         BFA, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
                    Magna Cum Laude, Painting and Printmaking

2012          Summer Course in Drawing and Painting
                    Yale University, Auvillar, France  

2010          Brookhaven College, Farmers Branch, TX
                    Concentration in the Visual Arts 

Solo Exhibitions

2015           "Search for Identity in Uncertain Spaces" CINQ Gallery, Dallas, TX

2011            "Gallery Talk" Gensler Architecture Firm, Dallas, TX 

Group Exhibitions

2016           "Winter Exhibit" Sager/Braudis Gallery, Columbia, MO
2015             "Trispective" CINQ Gallery, Dallas, Texas
2015             "CINQ Summer Seven" CINQ Gallery, Dallas, Texas
2015             "CINQ Gallery Grand Opening"
2012             "UGx3: Auvillar" Norfolk, and Art Majors, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
2012             "Vernisage" Auvillar, France
2012             "500x Gallery Juried Show" Dallas, TX
                       Juror: Aaron Parazette
2011              "Traditions and Translations" Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas, TX
2011              "Art for Darfur Auction" SMU, Dallas, TX
2011              "8th Annual Hecho en Dallas Juried Exhibition" Latino Cultural Center, Dallas, TX
                       Jurors: Marty Ray, Elizabeth Mellot, Awadh Baryoum
2011              "Art Apocalypse Art Exhibition" Xue Contemporary Gallery, Irving, TX
2011              "La Chilanga Invitational" La Chilanga Taqueria, Dallas, TX  
2011              "Jr. Tutorial Show" Doolin Gallery, SMU
2011              "Student Art Collective Juried Show"
                       Juror: Thomas Fulmer 
2011              "A Place That is Not Yours" Dumb Space and Undergraduate Studios, SMU
2009            "DCCD League for Innovations Regional Qualifier"
2009            "500X Gallery Juried Show" Dallas, TX
                       Jurors: Christina Rees, Richard Patterson
2009           "BCSA Annual Juried Art Exhibition" Brookhaven College, Farmers Branch, TX 

Awards

 
2012            Clare Hart DeGoyler Memorial Fund Award, Dallas Museum of Art
2012            Dan Wingren Outstanding Senior Award, SMU
2011             Meadows Travel Scholarship, SMU
2011             Stephen D. Wilder Travel Grant, SMU
2010            SMU Honor Transfer Scholarship, SMU
2007           Outstanding Student Scholarship, Brookhaven College
2006           Brookhaven Pyramid Award Recipient, Brookhaven College
2005           Brookhaven Art Scholarship Recipient, Brookhaven College