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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018

Narthex Gallery, New York, NY

2017

Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield, CT

224 Collaboration Gallery, Hartford, CT

Western Connecticut State University, Jazz Festival, Danbury, CT

Bop Gallery, Windsor, CT

New Britain Public Library, New Britain, CT

Black Eyed Sally’s, Hartford, CT

2016

Bop Gallery, Windsor, CT

Hillside Square Gallery, Montclair, NJ

Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield, CT

Montclair Jazz Festival, Montclair, NJ

Black Eyed Sally’s, Hartford, CT

2015    

Montclair Jazz Festival, Montclair, NJ

Connecticut State Capitol, Concourse Gallery, Hartford, CT

Black Eyed Sally’s, Hartford, CT

2014  

Jazz House, Montclair, NJ

Montclair Jazz Festival, Montclair, NJ

2013   

“Sphere” New Haven Jazz Festival, New Haven, CT

“Music for Your Eyes” Conrad Mallet Gallery, Hartford, CT

“Latin Roots” Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield, CT

“The Art of Andres Chaparro” Japanalia on One Gallery, Hartford, CT

“The Art of Andres Chaparro” Tobacco Shop, Hartford, CT

“Listen With Your Eyes” Charter Oak Cultural Center, Hartford, CT

2012

“Listen With Your Eyes” Conrad Mallet Gallery, Hartford, CT

“The Art of Andres Chaparro” Aetna Gallery, Hartford, CT

“The Art of Andres Chaparro” Unlimited Optician, Hartford, CT

City of Hartford, Treasures Office, Hartford, CT

“The Art of Andres Chaparro” Rhode Island College, Providence, RI

“Improvised Reflections” ArtWALK Gallery, Hartford, CT

2011

“The Art of Andres Chaparro” Theater Works Gallery, Hartford, CT

 

DUO EXHIBITIONS 

2016

“Dialogue”, Wallace Barnes & Barbara Hackman Gallery, Farmington, CT

2015

“Avant Bop & The Underground Railroad”, Conrad L. Mallett Art Gallery, Hartford, CT

“Tones & Textures”, Windsor Art Center Gallery, Windsor, CT

“Straight Ahead”, Jazz 226 Gallery, Windsor, CT

2013

New England Urban Art Exhibition, Springfield, MA

Gallery 1, Hartford Public Library, Hartford, CT

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

Western Connecticut State University Art Gallery, Danbury, CT

2018

Windsor Art Center, Windsor, CT

2017

MS17 Gallery, New London, CT

2016

“Beyond Labels”, Hygienic Art Gallery, New London, CT

“elsewhere”, Artspace Gallery, Hartford, CT

Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT

2015

“New Visions”, Rhode Island State Department, Atrium Gallery, Providence, RI

“Estrella 21”, Roberto Clemente Celebration, Hartford, CT

2014

Art Space Gallery, Hartford, CT

“Latin Views” International Show, Alexey von Schlippe Gallery, Groton, CT

“The Block” Charter Oak Cultural Center, Hartford, CT

Montclair University, Alexander Kasser Performing Arts Theater, Montclair, NJ

Spectrum Gallery, Centerbrook, CT

Vine Gallery, Hartford, CT

2013

Fairmont Royal York, Toronto, ON, Canada

Vernon Arts Center, Vernon, CT

Art Space Gallery, Hartford, CT

Bohemia Gallery, Hartford, CT

2012

State Department, Atrium Gallery, Providence, RI

Alexey von Schlippe Gallery, Groton, CT

University of St. Joseph, West Hartford, CT

Art Space Gallery, Hartford, CT

Conrad Mallet Art Gallery, Hartford, CT

2011

State Department Atrium Gallery, Providence, RI

Broad Street Gallery, Hartford, CT

Conrad Mallet Gallery, Hartford, CT

Pump House Gallery, Hartford, CT

Art Space Gallery, Hartford, CT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SPECIAL PROJECTS

2017

WCSU Jazz Festival, Slide show exhibit during Aggregate Prime Concert.

Private Art Collector Commissioned Painting:  “Bluesnik”

2016

Aggregate Prime feat. Ralph Peterson, CD cover art, “Dream Deferred”

Rescuing The Rhythm:  The Spirit of New Orleans, Book Project, Dedicated to assisting New Orleans Jazz musicians

Montclair Jazz Festival: “Albert Ayler’s Cry” is the official painting of the 2016 Jazz Festival

2015

Conrad Mallet Gallery, Hartford, CT, Live Painting

Monclair Jazz Festival: “Lee Morgan Gone Too Soon” is the official painting of the 2015 Festival

Hartford Public Library – History Center Public Art Collection, commissioned the painting “BIRD”

Worship Skateboards: The official 2015 Artist, for the limited edition Skate Boards

2014

Roberto Clemente Celebration, unveiling of the painting “Estrella 21”

REAP Street Festival, Public Art Mural Project

Montclair Jazz Festival: “Christian McBride Live at The Village Vanguard” is the official painting of the 2014 Jazz Festival

2013

New Haven Jazz Festival, live painting

Bohemia Gallery, live painting

“Andres Chaparro Jazz Inspired Artwork” short documentary film

“Sonnysphere” Bidding for Auction House: Humanitarian Mission to Haiti Fundraiser

Private Art Collector Commissioned the painting “Langston”

Private Art Collector Commissioned the painting  “Diamonds & Butterflies”

2012

Beau Jo Lai Wine, live painting project

Private Art Collector Commissioned the painting “Three Sides of Monk”

Private Art Collector Commissioned the painting “Princess”

Arte y Cultura video Premier of ArtWALK Gallery Exhibit “Improvised Reflections” for Aqui Connecticut

2011

Josh Evans CD cover artwork, “Portrait”

Private Art Collector Commissioned the painting “John Coltrane Live at The Village Vanguard”

 

LECTURES/SYMPOSIA/WORKSHOPS

2017

New Britain School System, New Britain, CT

Windsor Public School System, Windsor, CT

Windsor Art Center, Windsor, CT

Hartford Public Library, Hartford, CT

2016

Roberto Clemente Commemoration, Hartford, CT

2015

Windsor Art Center Gallery, Windsor, CT

Conrad L. Mallett Art Gallery, Hartford, CT

Windsor Public School System, Windsor, CT

Hartford Charter School, Hartford, CT

2014

West Hartford Public School System, West Hartford, CT

Art Center Killingworth Gallery, Killingworth, CT

Thelonious Monk Celebration, guest artist with TS Monk, New Haven, CT

Conrad L. Mallett Art Gallery, Hartford, CT

2013

Kabbalah House Cultural Center, Hartford, CT

Hartford Public Library, Gallery One, Hartford, CT

Charter Oak Cultural Center Gallery, Hartford, CT

Windsor Public School System, Windsor, CT

2012

Conrad Mallet Gallery, Hartford, CT

Rhode Island College, Providence, RI

ArtWALK Gallery, Hartford, CT

 

AWARDS & HONORS

2015

Latino de Oro, Nominee in Arts & Culture Category

SBNO Greater Hartford Arts Leadership Award

Maria C. Sanchez Arts & Culture Award

Arts Leadership Citation, United States Senator Richard Blumenthal

Ambassador to Artistic Excellance, United States Senator Christopher Murphy

City of Hartford, Arts & Culture Proclamation, Hartford, CT.

Jazz House, artist in residence

Windsor Art Center, artist in residence

Montclair Jazz Festival, artist in residence, Montclair, NJ

2014

2014 One Hundred Men of Color, Arts & Culture Leadership Award

Montclair Jazz Festival, artist in residence

Windsor Art Center, artist in residence

Jazz House, artist in residence

Alexey von Schlippe Gallery Catalog featured painting “Monk, Ruby My Dear”

2013

New Haven Jazz Festival, artist in residence

2012

Governor of Rhode Island Citation, States Latin American Visual Arts recognition

Alexey von Schlippe Gallery Catalog, featured painting “Salt Peanuts”

Featured in S.L.A.M.M. Magazine, Spring 2012 Edition

2011

Governor of Rhode Island Citation, Providence, RI, Latin American Visual Arts recognition

2010

2010 Taste of The Caribbean, Cultural & Public Service Award

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRESS COVERAGE:

 

2017

Artwork Published, Making The Cut, Vol. 1, The World’s Best Collage Artist http://www.crookspress.com/andres-chaparro-1/

The Cut Up, November 2017, https://issuu.com/the_cut-up/docs/the_cut-up_volume_two_issue_one_iss

Vida En Magazine, September 2017, Artist, Andres Chaparro http://www.vidaen.com/single-post/2017/09/11/Artist-Andr%C3%A9s-Chaparro

Smooth Jazz Buzz, July 25, 2017, https://smoothjazzbuzz.wordpress.com/2017/07/25/an-evening-of-art-wine-jazz/

CT Now, May 2017, http://events.ctnow.com/events/view/377910/collage_remix_art_workshop_with_master_artist_andres_chaparro.html

Jazz Journalist Awards, April 2017, http://www.jjajazzawards.org/p/2017-nominees.html

Art Slooth, San Francisco, 2017, https://artslooth.org/artists

Latino De Oro, 2017, http://www.latinodeoro.org/2016/07/12/andres-chaparro/

 

2016

Jazz Times Magazine, June 2016

Baristonet, Jazz On Canvas: June 14, 2016, http://baristanet.com/2016/06/jazz-canvas-new-show-featuring-jazz-inspired-art-andres-chaparro-montclair/

North Jersey.com, June 16, 2016, http://www.northjersey.com/story/news/essex/montclair/2016/06/16/montclair-exhibit-shows-the-look-of-jazz/94814274/

NY Times, June 21, 2016, Metropolitan Section https://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/12/nyregion/03listingsnj.html

Tap Into Montclair, June 21, 2016 https://www.tapinto.net/towns/montclair/articles/jazz-on-canvas-art-exhibit-opens-in-montclair

North Jersey.com, Arts & Entertainment, June 16, 2016 http://www.northjersey.com/story/news/essex/montclair/2016/07/21/montclair-times-arts-calendar-july-21/94950664/

Art New England Magazine – January/February 2016 http://artnewengland.com/ed_picks/andres-chaparro-visual-improvisation/

 

2015

Hartford Courant, November 30, 2015, http://www.courant.com/community/windsor/hc-wn-art-gallery-1203-20151130-story.html

UrbanKore Magazine, Kansas City, MI – July/August/September Edition, 2015

Jazz Times Magazine – June 2015

Art New England Magazine – January/February 2015 http://artnewengland.com/ed_picks/andres-chaparro-visual-improvisation/

Worship Skateboards, 2015, http://www.worshipskateboards.com/id216.html

 

 

2014

Hartford Courant, “Using Art As Activism”- December 2014, http://www.courant.com/nation-world/hc-day-in-pictures-human-rights-photo.html

In Concert Magazine,  New York, NY – November 2014 Edition

New Jersey Art Maven, July, 31, 2014, http://www.njartsmaven.com/2014/07/montclair-jazz-festival-announces-music.html

Spectrum Gallery, May 16, 2014, http://www.spectrumartgallery.org/jammin-artist-talk-and-demo-with-andres-chaparro/

 

2013

Identidad Latina, “Andres Chaparro En Charter Oak Cultural Center” Februrary 2013, http://identidadlatina.com/exposicion-de-andres-chaparro-en-charter-oak-cultural-center/

Hartford Courant, Abstract Art Lesson, January 17, 2013, http://www.courant.com/hc-andres-chaparro-abstract-art-lessona-20130117-photogallery.html

Hartford Courant, “Painting Notes, Taking Notes” January 18, 2013

Journal Inquirer, January 17, 2013, http://journalinquirer.mycapture.com/mycapture/folder.asp?event=1597073&CategoryID=45476

 

2012

Chicago Tribune, “Listen With Your Eyes”, September 6, 2012

S.L.A.M.M. Magazine, “Andres Chaparro The Artist”, Spring Issue 2012

Hartford Courant, January 31, 2012, Artwalk Gallery Exhibit, http://articles.courant.com/2012-01-31/entertainment/hc-artweek-0202-20120131_1_jazz-thelonious-monk-charlie-parker

The Hartford Advocate, “Improvised Reflections”, 2012

Viva Hartford, “Andres Chaparro, Improvised Reflections at the Art Walk Gallery”, 2012

 

2011

Providence Journal, “State Department Latin Heritage Exhibition”, 2011

Connecticut.com – Art & Entertainment, “Painting with Sound”, 2011

New Haven Advocate, “Andres Chaparro Theatre Works Exhibition”, 2011

 

VIDEOS:

Andres Chaparro, Jazz Inspired Artwork https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yx85S1wCv6s 

Arte y Cultura Andres Chaparro  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZdEDSSQPEs

Aggregate Prime & The Art of Andres Chaparro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RDbilxVU-hc

 

 

Public Collections

Jazz House, Montclair, NJ

Jazz 226, Windsor, CT

Hartford Public Library, History Center, Hartford, CT

Bravitas Group, Inc., Montclair, NJ

Black Eyed Sally’s