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Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Grant 2019

Candida Alvarez was selected as a 2019 recipient of the Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Grants.

https://joanmitchellfoundation.org/blog/announcing-2019-recipients-of-painters-sculptors-grants

https://joanmitchellfoundation.org/artist-programs/artist-grants/painter-sculptors/2019/candida-alvarez

Exhibitions 2019

Group

Gavlak Inaugural Exhibition Gavlak Gallery | LA. October 26 - December 21

Solo

DeColores Gavlak Gallery | Palm Beach. November 9 - December 21

Upcoming Book

Candida Alvarez: Here. A Visual Reader

Editors: Caroline Pricard, Fulla Abdul Jabbar

Contributors: Caroline Pricard, Fulla Abdul Jabbar, Elizabeth Alexander, Coco Fusco, Kelly Jones, Elizabeth Murray, Terry R. Myers, Daniel Quiles, Kay Rosen, Lowery Sims, and Rebecca Walker.

Green Lantern Press

Winter 2019

SAIC

F.H. Sellers Professorship in Painting

Professor Candida Alvarez (Painting and Drawing) was awarded the School's F.H. Sellers Professorship in Painting by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Endowed in 1939, the professorship has previously been held by Susanna Coffey and Ray Yoshida (BFA 1953).

Mary Morely Sellers established the F.H. Sellers Professorship in Painting at SAIC in 1939 in honor of her late husband.

Currently on Sabbatical

One of the celebratory privileges of tenured faculty at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago is a sabbatical, or salaried leave-of absence. In 2019, SAIC awarded Candida Alvarez a Sabbatical for the 2019 Fall and 2020 Spring terms.