Rodolfo Edwards

Art in General

54 Pearl Street, 1E

Hidden structures 5, 2019, acrylic on canvas, 78"x60".
Rodolfo Edwards, Hidden Structures 5 (2019). Acrylic On Canvas, 78 x 60 in.

Born in Santiago Chile, on October 17th, 1981, the Artist made a name for himself by creating architectural scenes using Photography and Painting to showcase cultural and natural wildlife.

Rodolfo earned his degree in Architecture and Urban planning at the Universidad Católica de Valparaíso Chile 2007. As an Architect and Visual Artist, he combines his strong desire to project art thru space.

He moved to New York City in 2010 to pursue a career in Visual Art; he was invited to study at The Arts Student League of New York in the four-year program, he received many grants, invitations, which ultimately led to being acquired into the Institutes permanent collection.

Rodolfo Edwards exhibited in Santiago and Valparaiso, Chile.
Argentina, Miami, Philadelphia, New Jersey, New York, Shanghai and Amsterdam.

At The Arts Student League, he received a Merit Scholarship Award 2011, a Red Dot Award 2012,  Inducted as part of their Permanent Collection. His work is published in the leagues yearly prestigious magazine.

Recently his pieces were shown at the 2014 Southampton New York Art Far, 2013 Clio Art Fair, 2012 Governors Island Art Fair, 2012 Carpe Diem Art Fair at City Hall Philadelphia, 2012 The Bronx Latino-American Biennal, 2012 Pinta Art Fair New York and 2012 Art Context Miami and Art Shanghai 2012.

Currently, he has been working in Art Residence Programs, Vermont Studio Center in April 2017.
Untitled Space. Shanghai Nov 2017. Eileen Kaminsky Residence. New Jersey in 2018. GloArt , Belgium. April-May 2018 and Agalab Residence in Amsterdam 2020.

About Art in General

Art in General was founded in 1981 and supports the production of new work by local and international artists primarily through its New Commissions Program and its International Collaborations program. Art in General also produces an annual symposium What Now? on critical and timely issues in artistic and curatorial practice.