María Jesús Seguel Tagle (1983)

  1. STUDIES
  • Posgraduate
    2009-2012, Master of Arts, Visual Arts Mention, School of Art, University of Chile, Chile.
  • University
    2001-2006, Bachelor of Arts Degree, College of Arts, Catholic University of Chile.
  • 2006, Intership and specialized courses, Universidade do porto, Portugal (with certification)
  • 2011, Intership and specialized courses, Central Saint Martins School of Arts, London, UK.
  1. TEACHING:
  • Courses in extension or diploma
    2010-2012 and currently: Sculpture Professor, College of Arts, Faculty of Arts, Catholic University of Chile.
  • Undergraduate courses

2009: Assistant for Andrea Pichaida in the courses Ceramic Sculpture, Sculpture I and II, Ceramic Clay, Pottery Modeling I at the School of Arts of Catholic University of Chile.

2007: Assistant for Arturo Hevia, in the course Human Figure Sculpture, at the School of Arts of Catholic University of Chile.
2006: Assistant Andrea Pichaida in the course Clay Sculpture, at the School of Arts of Catholic University of Chile.
2004: Assistant for Jorge Padilla in the course Printmaking II, at the of Arts, of Catholic University of Chile.
2003: Assistant for Jorge Padilla in the course Printmaking I, at the School of Art, of Catholic University of Chile.

  •  Academic activities.

2009: Residence of Clay, Chile Triennial 2009 / Workshop Residency at the Clay Arts, School of Arts, Catholic University of Chile.

  1. RESEARCH PROJECTS, BUILDING AND PROFESSIONAL WORK
  • Research projects

     2011-2012 “graphics research onto ceramics” director, screen printing, image              onto ceramics with Teresa Cuidad, visual artist and professional digital printer.

2011 (one month) “Image and Print on Ceramics”, Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design, London, UK.

2011 “Charleston Ceramics Workshop”, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK.

2010 (seven months) “graphics research” director, screen printing, production of ceramic work with Jorge Padilla, currently deputy director of the School of Arts, Catholic University of Chile.

2006 (five months)”Plastic Works”, author, School of Arts, Faculty of Arts, Catholic University of Chile.

 

  • Building projects (all formats)

     2012, “Sketchbook Project”, Art House Co-Op, Brooklyn, NY.

2010, Project “Ziper “, School of Arts, Faculty of Arts, Master of Visual Arts, including funding and the University of Chile

2009, Project “Rebecca”, School of Arts, Faculty of Arts, Master of Visual Arts, including funding, University of Chile, Santiago.
2009, Project “Mechanical”, School of Arts, Faculty of Arts, Master of Visual Arts, including funding and the University of Chile.

2009, Project “DOUBT”, School of Arts, Faculty of Arts, Master of Visual Arts, including funding and the University of Chile.

2008, Public Art Project “Plastic Work” with Peter Celedón Bañados, funded by the Center for Faculty Development, Faculty of Engineering, Catholic University of Chile, Santiago.
2007, Public Art Workshop Seminar: Specific Proposals. Found places, led by the Academic and Research Director of the Centre for Art and Environment of the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Mr. Joan Llavería i Arasa, School of Arts, Faculty of Arts, University of Chile, Santiago.

 

  • Professional Work

2010, Color and Composition course level I, private Workshop, Santiago, Chile.
2010, Felt Course; Color and Composition II, private Workshop, Santiago, Chile.
2010, Workshop in Felt, private workshop, Santiago, Chile.

2006, Project “Sculpture in Public Space”, Foundry Lage, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.

  • Exhibitions

i. Individual in Chile
2008: “Plastic Work”, Art room and Catholic University of Chile Siamese building exterior, Santiago, Chile, 16 entries.

ii. International group
2006, Center for Visual Arts at the Universidade do Porto, Porto, two entries.

iii. National collective

2011: “Borders”, Art and Craft Museum, Linares, Chile.
2011: “Ziper” CCU Art Gallery, Santiago, Chile, four works.
2010: “XXXII National Youth Art Competition”, University of  Valparaíso, Valparaíso, Chile, two works.
2009: “I doubt,” Sala Juan Egenau, University of Chile, one work presented.
2008-2009: “Building Plastic, Contemporary Museum of Art of Valdivia, Valdivia, Chile, nine works.
2007: “Rob, Seguel, Montenegro”, Space Sodimac in Art, Santiago, five works.
2007: “Thresholds” Extension Centre Catholic University of Chile, Santiago, three works.

  • Works in collections
    i. Private

2012: Private collection of Mary Andrew Ignacia De la Jara, Santiago, Chile.
2009: Private collection Undurraga Manubens Soledad, Santiago, Chile.
2008: Private Collection of Juan Carlos Tagle, Santiago, Chile.
2006: Private collection of Gabriel Barahona Del Solar, Santiago, Chile.

  • Press releases.

2010: Magazine Saturday, Ziper 16 Versions, CCU Art Gallery, El Mercurio.
2009: Articles on the Internet, Valdivia MAC opens exhibition season, see the following links:
http://www.universia.cl/portada/actualidad/noticia_actualidad.jsp?noticia=139791

http://www.uach.cl/organizacion/rectoria/noticia.php?codigo=5423

2008: General Student Management Review, Catholic University of Chile, Photography Prize, magazine cover.
2008: University Vision Magazine, Campus Sculpture Exhibition in San Joaquin, Catholic University of Chile.
2007: Sodimac Memory in Art, Faculty of Arts, Catholic University of Chile.

  1. ADMINISTRATIVE WORK

2009, Assistant-Monitor Triennial Chile, Taller Barro Residency, School of Arts, Faculty of Arts, Catholic University of Chile.

2004-2007, Monitor-School of Art Guide, Candidate Week, Admissions and Academic Records Office(DARA) Catholic University of Chile.

  1.  EXTENSION ACTIVITIES

2011:“Image and Print on Ceramics”, Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design, London, United Kingdom.

2011: “Charleston Ceramics Workshop”,with expert ceramicist Irena Sibrijns, V&A Museum, London, United Kingdom.

2011: “Beautiful Bespoke: Hand-printed Wallpaper Workshop”, with wallpaper and textile designer Daniel Heath, V&A Museum, London, United Kingdom.

2011: Visit and interview of photography Artist in Residence Betina Von Swehl, V&A Museum, London, United Kingdom.

2011: Artist Conference, “Thomson and Craighead”, Goldsmith, London, United Kingdom.

2011: “Art, Craft and Science; introduction conservation at the V&A”, Sandra Smith, talks and lecture programme at the V&A Museum, London, United Kingdom.

2009: Assistant and instructor, Chile Triennial 2009 / Private Workshop Clay Arts, Fundación Triennial / Catholic University of Chile.

2008, “Materials in Sculpture,” ongoing guest artist workshop Experimental Painting and Drawing, Universidad Católica Silva Henríquez, Santiago, Chile.
2007: Guest Artist, Public Art Seminar-Workshop: Specific proposals / Places Found, directed by Joan Llavería i Arasa, Universidad de Chile.

  1.  WORK AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

2010: Professor of Advanced Human Figure Sculpture, private Workshop, Santiago, Chile.
2010: Color and Composition Professor Course in Felt, private Workshop, Santiago, Chile.
2007-2009: design showcase, Mandarino Gallery 2.0, Santiago, Chile.

  1.  PRO BONO PROJECTS

2009-2012: Liquiñe and Panguipulli Craft Centre, collaborative and project assistant, City of Panguipulli, Chile.
2009: “Felt like sustainable technical” course of felt, Municipality of Panguipulli, Panguilpulli, Chile.