Abdiel Beltrán (b.1996) is a first-generation Mexican American artist. In 2021, they received a BFA in Studio Art from the University of New Mexico. Beltrán currently lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and works in their studio at the Harwood Art Center.

Education

2021  BFA in Studio Art, The University of New Mexico
        

Solo Exhibitions

2022  Lapis Room, Sidereal Surrender, Albuquerque, NM

2019  Spur Line Supply Co., Redirected Landscapes, Albuquerque, NM

2018  Little Bear Coffee Co. Recent Works, Albuquerque, NM

2017  Southwest University of Visual Arts, Asperja, Albuquerque, NM

 

Group Exhibitions

2022  Garagedoor Gallery, BACKWASH, Albuquerque, NM

2022  Garagedoor Gallery, Over the Moon, Albuquerque, NM

2020  The University of New Mexico, Creatives Together, Apart, Virtual Exhibition

2018  John Sommers Gallery, Invitations/Intrusions of Wilderness, Albuquerque, NM

2016  Black Box Gallery, Focus: Black & White, Portland, Oregon

2015  Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Marion Center for Photographic Arts

2015  Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Thaw Art History Center

2014  Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, Focus on Youth, Albuquerque, NM

2014  Albuquerque Hotel, A is for Art! Albuquerque, NM

2013  Open Space Gallery, Trees, Rocks, and Dirt, Albuquerque, NM

2013  Albuquerque Hotel, A is for Art! Albuquerque, NM

Awards

2022  SURFACE: Emerging Artists of New Mexico Award at Harwood Art Center

2020  Fulcrum Fund Award at 516 Arts

2014  First Place Award in Digital-Special Techniques at Albuquerque Museum,

      "Focus on Youth" Exhibit

2014  Printmaking Merit Award from Lannie Alexander

2014  Pastel Merit Award from Pastel Society of New Mexico

2014  Drawing Merit Award from Sailor Fine Art and Instruction

2014  Painting Merit Award from Peggy Trigg

2014  Student Choice Award Ribbon in Painting at Metro Youth Art Exhibit

2013  Printmaking Merit Award from Richard Levy Gallery

2013  Drawing Merit Award from National League of American Pen Women

2013  "Best use of light" award at Open Space Gallery "Trees, Rocks & Dirt” Exhibit

2013  First Place Award at Open Space Gallery "Trees, Rocks & Dirt” Exhibit

2012  First Place Award in Drawing at Young in Art Exhibit

2013  First Place Award in Drawing at Metro Youth Art Exhibit

2012  First Place Award in Painting at Young in Art Exhibit

2011  First Place Award in Painting at Young in Art Exhibit