David Acevedo – CV

 

Born 1975 in Arecibo, PR – US

Lives and works in Fort Myers, Florida

 

Education

 

1998

Bachelors in Visual Arts, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2023

“Divine Hypocrisy” Sydney Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers, FL

 

2022

“Introspection” Sydney Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers, FL

 

2015

“Intuitive Praxis” Sidney Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers, FL

 

2014

Chico’s TAGA (Talent Gallery), Chico’s Headquarters, Fort Myers, FL

Corporate Collection Purchase: “Path of Discovery”, Mixed Media on canvas, 22″ x 28″, 2014

 

2013

“Protest Proposal Series” Arts for ACT Main Gallery, Fort Myers, FL

 

2011

Guest Artist Program, Tower Gallery, Sanibel, FL

“What Matters Most”, RodezArt.com Gallery, Coconut Grove, FL

“Matters”, daas Gallery, Fort Myers, FL

 

Group Exhibitions

 

2023

“Creative Minds 2023” Exhibizone, Biafarin Artist Management, selected piece: Monster-A

“Unreal 2023” Gallerium, BiafarinArtist  Management, selected piece: La Casita

“We Exist” Cape Coral Art Center, Cape Coral, FL

 

2022

“Embracing Our Differences” Juried Exhibition, Piece: “For the 49,” Bayfront Park, Sarasota, FL

 

2019

“Art Lives Here” Billboard Artworks Exhibition, Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers, FL.

“Through Their Eyes” Sydney Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers, FL

“Tres” Collaborative exhibition, DAAS CO-OP Art Gallery, Fort Myers, FL

 

2018

“Ten Years of Art Walk” Celebrating the event’s first decade, Sidney Berne Davis Art Center, Capital Gallery, Fort Myers, FL.

 

2016

10th Biennale National Art Exhibition, Visual Arts Center of Punta Gorda, FL, Piece selected: “Neighboring Towns”

 

2015

“Acevedo and Chiu: Worlds Collide” Collaborative exhibition and live art performance with Vera Chiu, 22 Degrees North Concept Store, Hong Kong.

“Con Acento en la O” – Curated by Ismael Delarge, Madrid, Spain

 

2014

“Dark Arts” Tincture Gallery, downtown Fort Myers, FL curated by Pushing Daisys.

“Latin Beat”, Big Arts Center, Sanibel, FL  (curated by David Acevedo)

“Art Poems”, Poetry and Art Collaboration, Big Arts Sanibel, FL and Sidney

& Berne Davis Art Center Fort Myers, FL

 

2013

“Exposed: Face and Figure” and “Take a Nude Home”, Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers, FL

“International Contemporary” SamaniegoArt Contemporary Art Gallery, Naples, FL

“Art Expressions of Latin America”, Fort Myers Museum of History, Fort Myers, FL

 

2012

“H.O.T”. Community of Artists, Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU), Fort Myers, FL

“Raices: The Root of All Things”, RodezArt.com Gallery, Coconut Grove, FL

“Turn, Turn, Turn: The Synthesis of Vinyl to Art” Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers, FL

 

2009

SECC (Scottish Exhibition & Conference Center), Homes and Interiors Exhibition, Ronnie Ford Stand, Glasgow, Scotland

“SWFL Lives!” Howl Gallery, Fort Myers, FL

“Frida: Thoughts, Blood & Flowers”, daas Gallery, Fort Myers, FL

“A Latin Art Affair” Harborside Events Center, Fort Myers, FL

 

2007

“Sim’s Tossed Collection” Sim Gallery at Cape Harbor, Cape Coral, FL

Zombicon 2007 “Dark Arts” Space 39 Gallery, Downtown Fort Myers, FL

“Art Expressions of Latin America” Fort Myers Museum of History, Fort Myers, FL

“I Want It” Saks Fifth Avenue Department Store, Bell Tower Shops, Fort Myers, FL

“One Foot Square” Member Show, Alliance of the Arts, Fort Myers, FL

“Of The Earth”, Julia’s Arts Gallery, Matlacha, FL

“Art Extravaganza” Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Fort Myers, FL (Part of

Viva Fort Myers Hispanic Heritage Festival) – Private Exhibition for VIP Sponsors

“4th Annual Edison Celebration of Art Festival” Clifford Street, Downtown

Fort Myers, FL – Juried Art Show, * 1st Prize Winner – People’s Choice

Corporate Collections

Chico’s FAS Headquarters

Zimmer Development, INC.

Awards

2016

FACE Award, Gulfshorelife and The Latino’s Magazines

 

2009

Angel of the Arts Award, Lee County Initiative

 

Selected Press

 

Gulfshorelife Magazine

Gulf & Main Magazine

Fort Myers Magazine

De Latino’s Magazine

Happenings Magazine

RSW Magazine

Times of the Islands Magazine

Bonita and Estero Magazine

Dessert Eye

Dessert Eye

12″ oval diameter, acrylics sealed under resin on plaster framed mirror, 2024 from the Transcendental series