Lecturer
858 534 2860
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Office/Studio
MANDE B111A

Biography

Raul Guerrero San Diego based artist Raul Guerrero graduated from the Chouinard Art Institute, Los Angeles in 1970, BFA. After graduation he traveled to Europe, in search of himself, eventually ending up in Tangier, Morocco. After 6 months he returned to Los Angeles where he lived in the 60's and 70's. He held his first one person exhibition at the Cirrus Gallery in 1974, which was followed by exhibitions in such diverse cities as San Francisco, Santa Fe, New York, Madrid and Tokyo to name a few. Significant among these were a retrospective survey of his artwork at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego in 1998. He is currently participating in the traveling exhibition, Chicano Visions: American Painters on the Verge; featuring the art collection of Cheech Marin. Raul has been a Lecturer for the Department of Visual Arts at the University of California, San Diego since 2002 where he teaches oil painting and drawing. www.raulguerrero.com  

Artwork Images

Raul Guerrero's "Vista de Bonampak in Oaxaca, 1984.
Raul Guerrero's "Vista de Bonampak in Oaxaca, 1984.
From the San Diego Visual Art's Network Artist of the Year 2006/2007.
From the San Diego Visual Art's Network Artist of the Year 2006/2007.
Raul Guerrero's "Beethoven" sculpture, 1976.
Raul Guerrero's "Beethoven" sculpture, 1976.