About


Carlos Flores (b. 1992 Guadalajara, Mexico) is an emerging and uncategorized artist based in Little Village, Chicago. 


Education

2019 –     

Visual Arts Certificate Program, University of Chicago Graham School

2016 –  

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Arts, University of Illinois at Chicago


Residencies / Fellowships 

2017 –               

Ox-Bow School of Art Fall Residency, Saugatuck, MI

The Center Program; Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL 

2016 –                 

Luminarts Visual Arts Fellow, Chicago, IL

LAUNCH Invitational Residency, Chicago Artists Coalition


Achievements / Awards  

2020 – 

Spark Grant, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL

Artist Award, United States Artists, Chicago, IL

2017 

Full Scholarship, The Center Program, Hyde Park Art Center

Fall Artists' Residency Stipend Award, Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, MI       

2016 – 2017 

Education Advisory Group member for the Chicago Artists Coalition

Luminarts Fellowship Award, Luminarts Foundation, Chicago IL

2016 – 

UIC Faculty Award for Art, School of Art and Art History, University of Illinois at Chicago 

Talent Tuition Award, School of Art and Art History, University of Illinois at Chicago

2015 –          

Talent Tuition Award, School of Art and Art History, University of Illinois at Chicago


Exhibitions / Artist Talks 


2020 – 

Artist Run Chicago, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago IL

Street Canvas, We’ll Figure It Out,  Chicago Art Department, Chicago IL

2019 –

Made In the Fab Lab, Link, Polsky Exchange, Chicago IL

Post Practice,  Chicago Art Department, Chicago IL

Solo Exhibition, Chicago Art Department, Chicago IL

2017 – 

Front & Center, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

2016 –                

Project Zero Waste, Hostel Earphoria, Chicago, IL

Villarte, 11th annual Arts Festival, Chicago, IL

Luminarts Visual Arts Competition Exhibition, Union League Club of Chicago

As Little Defined As Anything Else, University of Illinois at Chicago

2014 –                  

Introspection: Anatomy of the Interior, 5th Floor Gallery, University of Illinois at Chicago


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