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ABOUT

DYPG is a printmaking collective of artists of Dominican descent who live and work in and around New York City.

Started in 2010, the artists of the collective are: Carlos Almonte (former member), Pepe Coronado, René de los Santos, Iliana emilia garcía (former member), Reynaldo García Pantaleón (former member), Scherezade García (former member), Alex Guerrero, Luanda Lozano, Miguel Luciano, Chiqui Junior Mendoza (former member), Moses Ros-Suárez and Rider Ureña.

EXHIBITIONS:

May 2021

¡Printing the Revolution! The Rise and Impact of Chicano Graphics, 1965 to Now

Smithsonian American Art Museum 

December 2019

4th LATINX Art Fair: Dominican York Prints 

SMV Gallery

August 2018 

La Huella Magistral: Homenaje a Nuestros Grandes Maestros Grabadores

Museo de Historia de Ponce, Puerto Rico.

 

January 2018 

“Intersecting Trajectories”, Rush Gallery, New York.

 

January 2018 

“Uptown prints”, Manhattan Graphics Center, New York.

 

September-November 2017 The Majestic Impression, Taller Boricua. New York, NY.

 

June -November 2017

Uptown: Nasty Women, Bad Hombres. El Museo Del Barrio, New York, New York

 

June 2017

Uptown Prints. Rio Penthouse Gallery Fort Washington Broadway Housing Communities. New York, New York

 

April 2016

“Powerpoint Presentation of the Uptown Print Project” at the Latino Art Now Conference Chicago.

 

November 2015 

5 Years 10 Voices, Abrazo Interno Gallery CSV, New York, New York

 

June 2015

Uptown Print Project. The Heights, New York

April 2015

Caribbean Waves Up North, El Museo Latino, Omaha, NE.  

November 2014
Comunidad/ Community. Metropolitan College of New York

 

October 2014

Narratives of Self-Exile/Narrativas del Auto-Exilio Bronx Art Space, New York.

 

August 2014

En Colaboración. Casa Michoacan, Chicago

 

June 2014

Community, Print Portfolio by Dominican York Proyecto Gráfica. Word Up. New York 4
If you build it. Broadway Housing Community at Sugar Hill. New York 

 

June 2014
No Longer Empty -“If you build it”, Broadway Housing Community at Sugar Hill. New York 

 

March 2014
National Dominican Student Conference. Harvard University.

 

November 2013

DYPG Momentum

Manhattan Graphics Center, New York

DUARTE - Visiones colectivas en espacios vinculados.

Centro León. Santiago, Dom. Rep.

Here and There/Intermedios.

The University of California-Washington Center, Washington, DC

October 10 - November 9, 2013

ImPRESSiones. Fundación Mauricio Báez, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 

 

March 2013

Here and There. National Dominican Student Conference at Wesleyan University, Connecticut

 

11 Enero - 10 Febrero 2013

Aconciencia. Sala de Arte Camilo Carrau, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

 

November 5 - 30, 2012

Awhere - Stories of Tradition & Change. Print Portfolios by DYPG. Manhattan Graphics Center, New York

 

November 2012 - February 2013

Artistas Dominicanos, Identidades Entrecuzadas. Jardin de las Esculturas de Xalapa. Veracruz, México. November 2012

Curated by Graciela Kartofel.  JEX -Jardín de las Esculturas - IVEC, Xalapa, Veracruz, México

 

September 17 – October 26, 2012

Print, Essay by Rocío Aranda-Alvarado. Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA) New York

 

June 1st, 2012

Gráfica de la República Dominicana, curated by Graciela Kartofel.  Celaya, Guanajuato, México

 

April-August 2012

El Panal/The Hive Trienal Poligráfica de San Juan, Puerto Rico

 

November 2011

Art From The Dominican Republic and Latin America, curated by Graciela Kartofel. 

ETNIA VII, Brussels, Liege, Nivelles and Tournai. 2011-12. Elaxpo 2011 and Espace Wallonie, Brussels, Belgium and The Cultural Center of the Neumünster Abbey, Luxemburgo. November 23rd to June 10th, 2012

 

March 22 – April 3, 2012

Here and There, Barnard College, New York, March-April, 2012

 

July 21 – August 19, 2011

Manifestaciones, Palacio Consistorial, Santiago, Dominican Republic

 

June 09 – July 16, 2011

Manifestaciones, Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

* These exhibits in the Dominican Republic were sponsored by grants from the American Embassy in Santo Domingo and the Smithsonian Latino Center, Washington DC.

 

May 19 – July 29, 2011

Manifestaciones, University of California Washington Center (UCDC) Gallery and The Inter-University Program for Latino Research (IUPLR). 

Sponsored by the Embassy of the Dominican Republic Cultural Program, Washington DC.

 

May 5 – June 08, 2011

En Papel: A Contemporary look at Latino Printmakers in the U.S. 

The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts (MCCLA), San Francisco, California

 

March 9 – April 28, 2011

Manifestaciones, Empire State College Metro Gallery, New York

 

October 10 – December 23, 2010

Manifestaciones, CUNY Dominican Studies Institute Gallery, The City College of New York

PANELS:

  • Latino Art Now! Conference. University of Illinois at Chicago. April 8, 2016

  • Uptown Print Project, New York City May 2015

  • Artists panel, Auditorium Centro Cultural Mauricio Báez, Santo Domingo. Dominican Republic. October 2013

  • Artists panel, Centro Camilo Carrau, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. January 11, 2013

  • Artists panel, Barnard College, New York. March 22, 2012. 

  • IUPLR Conference, Panel presentation, New York, 2012

  • Artists panel, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance. October 9, 2012

  • Centro León, Santiago, Dominican Republic. July 19, 2011. 

  • Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. June 15, 2011

  • En Papel: A Contemporary look at Latino Printmakers in the U.S. June 1, 2011(via Skype)

  • The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts (MCCLA), San Francisco, California

  • University of California Washington Center UCDC Gallery, DC. May 19, 2011

  • Empire State College Metro Gallery, New York, New York. March 22, 2011

  • Hablemos de Arte XVI. Rio Gallery, Washington Heights, New York. February 19, 2011

  • Latino Art Now! Conference. Los Angeles, California. November 12, 2010

ESSAYS (English version):

 

– E. Carmen Ramos

Independent Art Curator

– Graciela Kartofel

Art Historian, Critic/Curator

Spanish version:

– E. Carmen Ramos, Independent Art Curator

– Graciela Kartofel, Art Historian, Critic/Curator

– Betty Wilde-Biasiny, Profesora Asociada SUNY /
Empire State College

– María Elena Ditrén, Directora del Museo de Arte Moderno

 

Here and There CATALOG:

(English version published in 2012)

 VIDEO INTERVIEWS:

Global Foundation for Democracy and Development:

GFDD Interviews Dominican-York Proyecto Grafica

CIDAV:

Proyecto Grafica by Marcos Lora Read

PORTFOLIOS:

Uptown Print Project, 2015-2016

Edition: 25 - Studio proofs: 3

Image: varies  

Paper: 11 x 1 5 in. Rives BFK white

Portfolio box: 12 x 16 x 1 in. Stonehenge Fawn

 

Community, 2014

Edition: 25 - Studio proofs: 3

Image: 7 x 9 in  

Paper: 11 x 1 5 in. Stonehenge grey

Portfolio box: 12 x 16 x 1 in. Stonehenge Beige

 

Here and There 2012

Edition: 25 - Studio proofs: 3

Image: 7 x 7 in.  

Paper: 7 x 7 in.

Portfolio box: Wood

 

Manifestaciones, 2010

Edition: 25 - Studio proofs: 3

Image: 7 x 9 in  

Paper: 11 x 1 5 in. Rives BFK white

Portfolio box: 12 x 16 in. with wine color book cloth

PRINTMAKING WORKSHOPS:

  • Printmaking workshop Series. Uptown Print Project, New York City May 2015

  • Printmaking workshop. Centro Cultural Mauricio Báez, Santo Domingo. Dominican Republic, October 2013

  • Printmaking workshop. Queens Museum, New York,  2012, 2014, 2015

  • Printmaking workshop. Centro Camilo Carrau, Puerto Plata,          Dominican Republic January 12-13, 2013

  • Printmaking workshop, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, (NoMAA). September 22, 2012

  • Printmaking workshop, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA). New York, February 11, 2012

  • Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, June 15, 2011

  • Palacio Consistorial, Santiago, Dominican Republic, June 09 – July 16, 2011

ESSAYS:

– Maja Horn, Assistant professor of Spanish literature at Barnard College, NY

– Paula Gomez, Art Historian, Critic/Curator

 PUBLICATIONS:

– El Caribe, August 11th, 2011 by Lilian Carrasco

– El Caribe, July 28th, 2011 by Lilian Carrasco

– Listin Diario, July 15th, 2011

– Artelia, June 30th, 2011 by Danilo de los Santos

– Periodico Hoy, y Cielo Naranja, July 7th, 2011 by Miguel Mena

– ART NEXUS (spanish), December 10th, 2010 by Graciela Kartofel

– DNAinfo Manhattan News, New York, October 14th, 2010 by Carla Zanoni

– Amsterdam News, New York, April 14th, 2011 By Juan Espinal

COLLECTIONS:

Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

El Museo del Barrio, New York, New York

Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, New Hampshire

El Museo Latino, Omaha, Nebraska  

CUNY Dominican studies Institute, The City College of New York, New York

Gilberto Cardenas & Dolores Carrillo, Notre Dame, Indiana

Eduardo Diaz, Washington, DC

Joanne Flores, Washington, DC

Rita Milena Garcia, Miami, Florida

Bill Aguado, New York City

AWARDS:

  • Lower Manhattan Council for the Arts Grant, 2015

  • Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA) Grant 2012

  • American Embassy in the Dominican Republic and the Smithsonian Latino Center. 2011

  • American Embassy in the Dom. Rep. and the Centro Cultural Mauricio Baez. 2013

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