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Rodrigo Valenzuela (b. 1982 Santiago, Chile) lives and work in Los Angeles, CA. Valenzuela studied art history and photography at University of Chile 2004, holds a BA in Philosophy from The Evergreen State College and an MFA from University of Washington. Recent residencies include Core Fellowship at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Skowhegan school of Painting and Sculpture, MacDowell Colony, Bemis Center for contemporary arts, Lightwork and the Center for Photography at Woodstock. Recent solo exhibitions include Lisa Kandlhofer Galerie, Vienna, AU 2016, Ulrich Museum, KS 2016, Klowdenmann Gallery, LA 2016, the Frye Art Museum, Seattle 2015, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Santiago 2015, envoy enterprises, New York 2015 and Upfor Gallery, Portland, OR 2017. Rodrigo Valenzuela is an Assistant Professor at University of California, Los Angeles and the recipient of the 2017 Joan Mitchell award for painters and sculptors.