Esteban del Valle
Esteban del Valle is an interdisciplinary artist currently living and working in Brooklyn, New York. He completed his BFA at Southern Illinois University, where he received a 2007 REACH Award and became a McNair Scholar, and his MFA at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2009, where he received a Presidential Scholarship and the Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship. Del Valle has produced murals in New York, as well as in Chicago, IL, San Antonio, TX, and Kansas City, MO. Exhibitions and publications include the 2009 New Insight exhibition at Art Chicago, Geography of Imagination curated by Phong Bui in New York City, and the East/West 2009: Emerging Artist Exchange at the CoCA in Seattle. Residencies include a 2009 Hub-Bub residency in Spartanburg, SC; and a 2010 Institute for Sustainable Living, Art, and Natural Design in Michigan. Most recently, del Valle was a 2011 participant at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.