Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz

Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz, M.F.A.

Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz (Born in Bronx, New York, 1973) is a nationally and internationally recognized, award winning interdisciplinary visual and performance artist. Her latest project, Pieta, debuted at the Knowles Memorial Chapel at Rollins College and was presented as part of the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery’s IDENTIFY: Performance as Portraiture series.  She was awarded a 2016 Franklin Furnace award for performance,  nominated for the prestigious 2016 United States Artist Fellowship, named one of UCF’s 2016 Woman Making History honoree by the University of Central Florida’s Center for Success of Women Faculty. She is was a 2016 Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery’s Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition semifinalist, top ten finalist for the statewide 2015 Orlando Museum of Art Florida Prize in Contemporary Art, two time Joan Mitchell Foundation grant nominee, 2013 Creative Capital “On Our Radar” honorable mention, recipient of the 2011 UCF Keeper of the Creed Award in Creativity, MFA 2008 Rutgers University’s Mason Gross School of Art Ralph Bunche Fellow, AAS 1998 Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture alum, 2002;  Selected exhibitions include Project 35: Last Call, Garage Museum, Moscow, Russia, The Florida Prize in Contemporary Art, Orlando, FL 2015, Manifesta 8, Murcia, Spain 2010, American Chambers, Gyeongnam Art Museum, Changwong City, South Korea, Performa 05 biennial, Artist Space, NY; The S Files 05 and Artist in the Marketplace 25, Bronx Museum of the Arts; Mercury/Mercurio, Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos; The L Factor, Exit Art, New York. Collections include The Orlando Museum of Art, FL, El Museo del Barrio, NY,  Jersey City Museum of Art, NJ, and the private collection of Mr. Corey Baylor.

Education

  • M.F.A. from Rutgers University
  • Certificate in Interdisciplinary Art from Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2002)
  • A.A. in Illustration from Fashion Institute of Technology SUNY (1998)

Research Interests

Research explores the multiple layers of Latinidad and Otherness in American culture. Through interdisciplinary media (video, performance art, spoken word, drawing, installation, murals, comics) and multi-sensory experiences I aim to unravel and open dialogues about race, gender and class concerns via my practice.

Awards

2016 Franklin Furnace grantee
2015 Semi Finalist, The Florida Prize in Contemporary Art

Courses

No courses found for Summer 2016.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
80990 ART2300C Drawing Fundamentals Ⅰ Face2Face Tu,Th 2:30PM - 5:15PM Unavailable
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80497 ART2301C Drawing Fundamentals Ⅱ Face2Face M,W 11:00AM - 1:50PM Unavailable
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90871 ART3161 Mixed Media Face2Face M,W 2:00PM - 4:50PM Unavailable
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Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
20061 ART2300C Drawing Fundamentals Ⅰ Face2Face F 9:00AM - 2:50PM Unavailable
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10396 ART2301C Drawing Fundamentals Ⅱ Face2Face M,W 2:00PM - 4:50PM Unavailable
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20098 ART3161 Mixed Media Face2Face M,W 11:00AM - 1:50PM Unavailable
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No courses found for Summer 2017.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
91083 ART3161 Mixed Media Face2Face Tu,Th 8:30AM - 11:15AM Unavailable
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91091 ART4320C Advanced Drawing Face2Face F 11:00AM - 4:50PM Unavailable
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81522 ART6683C Time Arts Face2Face W 6:00PM - 8:50PM Unavailable
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Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
20881 ART3161 Mixed Media Face2Face F 11:00AM - 4:30PM Unavailable
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20880 ART3833C Process and Ideas in Art Face2Face Tu,Th 2:30PM - 5:15PM Unavailable
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10422 ART6942 Graduate Practicum Ⅱ Face2Face W 4:30PM - 5:45PM Unavailable
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Updated: Aug 14, 2017