Esteban García
1204 Columbia St. Lafayette, IN
Cell Phone: 765-505-1622

Email:
estebang@gmail.com

http://snebtor.chiguiro.org/

 

Education

PhD Candidate, Computer Graphics Technology, Purdue University, 2009 – 2013 (expected).

MFA, Studio Arts - Electronic and Time-Based Media, Purdue University, 2008.

BFA, Time Based and Electronic Media Art, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, 2003.

 

Grants and Awards

2011

Summer Research Grant, the Graduate School, Purdue University, West Lafayette.

CETA teaching award, Purdue University.

Outstanding Graduate Student Award, College of Technology, Purdue University.

2010

GAC Fellowship, College of Technology, Purdue University, West Lafayette.

2008

Artist in Residence program, Sala de Estar, Lugar a Dudas, Cali, Colombia.

2005

Delta Phi Delta Scolarship, West Lafayette, IN.

KM0 International Artists Workshop, Santa Cruz, Bolivia.

2004

Artist Residence program Colombia-Venezuela, Ministry of Culture (Colombia) and CONAC (Venezuela), with the support of the ARCA Residency program, LA LLAMA foundation, Caracas.

 

Conference Proceedings and Journals

2012

“Radio Chigüiro: Public broadcast.” ISEA 2012, Albuquerque, NM.

“Code Talkers.” ISEA 2012, Albuquerque, NM.

2011

"Art and Code: The aesthetic legacy of Aldo Giorgini.” SIGGRAPH 2011, Vancouver, Canada.

Leonardo Journal of art sciences and technology, Volume 44, Issue 4, [page 309] MIT Press.

 

 

Visiting lectures and workshops

2012

“Processing, Arduino and Paper maché.” Dorkbot 0x8, Indianapolis, IN.

“Arduino hack day.” Lafayettech, Lafayette, IN.

2011

“Sprite art workshop.” College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI.

“Ed Wood workshop.” Tippecanoe County Juvenile Alternatives, Lafayette, IN.

2010

“The art of papel picado.” Conner Prairie Interactive History park, Smithsonian Institution, Indianapolis, IN.
“OpenCV en Processing y Ubuntu.” Tecnoparque Servicio Nacional de Aprendizaje SENA, Bogotá.

 

Curatorial events organized

2010

"AUDO: Alternative Artistic Practices in Sound." Department of Visual and Performing Arts, Purdue University.

2008

"AUDO: Alternative Artistic Practices in Sound." Department of Visual and Performing Arts, Purdue University.

"Loutec: Centro de documentación y actividades paralelas." Lugar a Dudas, Cali, Colombia.

2007

"Loutec: Centro de documentación y actividades paralelas." VK proyectos, Bogotá.

“Pulgar 18.” LA LLAMA foundation, Caracas and the Prince Claus Fund, Nederlands. Displayed on Documenta XII: Magazines, Kassel.

 

Solo Shows

2010

"Interactive Video Environments." Lala Gallery, Lafayette, IN.

2008

"Radio Chigüiro Hits." MFA senior show, Patty and Rusty Rueff Gallery, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

2001

“Quiero/Debo ser.” La Pared Galería, Bogotá.

SUAES (Setting up an empty space), Doylestown, PA.

 

Selection of Group Shows

2012

Great Lakes Drawing Biennial, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI.

“Johnny Rad Fest.” San Diego, CA.

“Monkey Thunder.” Muncie, IN.

“Como pan caliente.” Espacio 101, Bogotá, Colombia.

2011

“Dataesthetics.” Patty and Rusty Rueff Gallery, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

"Coloring book." Espacio 101, Bogotá, Colombia.

"Live Performers Meeting IX.” Nuovo Cinema Aquila Rome, Italy.

2010

"Espacio Enter.” International Meeting of Creativity, Innovation & Digital Culture. Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Islas Canarias, Spain.

"Strangely Funny.” Godine Family Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Boston, MA.

“Zona de riesgo.” 3er Congreso Iberoamerícano de cultura, Museo de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia.

"FAIR." Gallery 400, Chicago, IL.

"Robotopia." West Lafayette, IN.

"Patent Pending." Southern Graphics Membership Portfolio Exchange, Philladelpia, PA.

2009

ArtBo V International Art Fair, Bogotá.

"The Meatballz." Basement 414, Lansing, MI.

"Bazuco: Dead Druglords." Boots Contemparary Art Space, St. Louis, MO.

2008

“10 Years of Temporary Services.” Co-Prosperity Sphere Gallery, Chicago, IL.

"It's not you, It's me." Oficina#1 Gallery, Caracas.

"On Procession." Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis.

"Transmisiones." 41 Salón Nacional de Artistas, Zona centro, Colombia.

"Some Stuff: a CAI retrospect." Patty and Rusty Rueff Gallery, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.

2007

"Group Work." Book Release, Printed Matter, New York.

2006

"Daily Artist." a Daily Services project, XV Biennale de Paris.

"La Ciudad Gris." Centro Colombo Americano, sede centro, Bogotá.

2005

"...Del otro mundoŃŃŃ." Convenio Andrés Bello, Museo de la Universidad Nacional, Bogotá.

2004

XII Salón de Arte Jóven. Galería Santafé, Planetario Distrital, Bogotá.

“Como en la tele.” Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas.

2003

V Barrio Bienal, Salón Local Suba- Usaquén, Biblioteca Francisco José de Caldas, IDCT, Bogotá.

“Testigos.” MUCA Roma, México, D.F.

2002

“Ideografismos.” Sala de Proyectos, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá.

“Entrecasa.” Galería Santafé, Planetario Distrital, Bogotá.

“Traspié.” Sala Alterna, Galería Santafé, Planetario Distrital, Bogotá.

 

Publications in which Garcia’s Work is Featured

2012

Sketchbooks 2007-2011. In Bustamante, Andres. (Ed.), Libro Espacio 101. [Pages 3-18]

2011

Palacio, Vivi.“Serious play” in Jack Magazine, Volume 13, June/July [Pages 44-45]

Lafayette, Our Cancer Year, Volume 1, 2011 [Pages 15-18]

2010

Aspect-EZ, Strangely Funny. [DVD]

2008

Proyecto Transmisiones: 12 Salones Regionales de Artistas, Zona Centro. [Pages 48-49] (Exhibition catalog)

Arte Contexto, Art Culture and New Media, Issue 18. [Pages 46-49]

2007

Art on Paper, Volume 12, Issue 1, September/October. [Page 62]

2006

Klemme, Johnny. This is a culturecast. [Page 13]

2005

KM.0/05 Urbano: Taller internacional de artistas. [Pages 26-27] (Exhibition catalog)

Memorias, Capítulo Colombia. [Page 41] (Exhibition catalog)

Plátano verde # 5 [Page 69]

2004

Asterisco 7: Calles del desire/ Streets of deseo. [Pages 20-23]

2002

Catálogo general: exposiciones galeria santa fe, sala alterna y otros espacios. [Pages 95, 168] (Exhibition catalog)

 

General Press Clippings

2012

“At the altar of art”. ” Lafayette Journal and Courier, May 31. Pages D1-D2

“Preserving digital art’s Purdue roots” Lafayette Journal and Courier, April 29. Page D5

 

 

2011

“Graduate students use data to create artwork” (Photograph features Garcia’s work), Purdue Exponent, November 16. Page 2.

2010

“Esteban Garcia gets interactive with ‘digicostume” Lafayette Journal and Courier TGIF, April 9.Cover page and page 11

Hamon, Amanda. “Art vs. historic preservation,” Lafayette Journal and Courier, July 30. Cover page

Mikutis, Ashley. “Technology Hits Campus, Students given a chance to design games” (Photograph features Garcia), Purdue Exponent, October 20. Cover page

2009

Photograph: “AZ and Snebtor,” Lafayette Journal and Courier TGIF, September 4. Cover page.

2008

Garrison, Mary. “Art’s softer side,” Indy.com, January 24. Page 45

LEAP (Lafayette Entertainment and Arts Publication), Volume 3, January/February

Jarnecke, Amber. “First student graduates from new program,” Purdue Exponent, Volume 122, Number 186, December 12. Cover page

“Graduate reinvents the meaning of ‘art’” Lafayette Journal and Courier, December 19. Page A10

2007

“Amusing Art,” Lafayette Journal and Courier TGIF, November 16. Page 13

2006

Photograph: “Electronic Musicians DJ Aaron “AZ” Zernack (left) and Chris Toliver will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday at the Contemporary Art Initiative.” Lafayette Journal and Courier, January 20. TGIF page 9

2005

Barrientos, Maximiliano. “KM.0 Se Inaugura con Glamour y Osadia,” El Deber, November 24. Page A18

“’Performances’: los minutos de la presion,” El Deber, November 27.

2004

“Esteban Garcia, Nostalgico por la chatarra del ayer,” Loft, Volume 29, November 2004, page 92

1997

“En las profundidades de la Jimenez,” El Tiempo, October 24. Page C1