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Public Program

Artist Talk: Ronny Quevedo

Artist Ronny Quevedo joins Kelly Montana, Assistant Curator, Menil Drawing Institute, for a talk on the occasion of the unveiling of Quevedo’s wall drawing, the sixth in an ongoing series of ephemeral, site-specific installations at the Menil Drawing Institute.

The talk is followed by a reception with the artist.

The Artist Talk series is generously supported by the Cockrell Family Fund.

Attending the program:

This program takes place in the Menil Drawing Institute, located at 1412 W. Main St. Further information regarding accessibility and parking can be found here. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

About the artist:

Ronny Quevedo received his BFA from Cooper Union in 2003 and his MFA from the Yale School of Art in 2013. From 2012 to 2014, he was a CORE Fellow at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Quevedo had a solo exhibition no hay medio tiempo / there is no halftime at the Queens Museum, New York (2017), and his work was included in the group exhibition Pacha, Llaqta, Wasichay: Indigenous Space, Modern Architecture, New Art at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2018). Quevedo was one of six artists commissioned to create large-scale permanent installations at New York’s LaGuardia Airport; Pacha Cosmopolitanism Overtime was unveiled in 2022. His work is represented in the collections of the Denver Art Museum and the Buffalo AKG Art Museum, among others.