Viviana Paredes

Eureka Fellowship Awardees 2021

Viviana Paredes’ mixed-media glass sculptures and installations are steeped in rich cultural
traditions. Widely exhibited in California, nationally, and throughout Mexico, her work has been featured
in Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA; in the US/Mexico Border: Place, Imagination and Possibility exhibit at
The Craft and Folk Art Museum in Los Angeles, CA; and as part of US/ Mexico Border exhibit at Maison
Foil Wazemmes in Lille, France. Her work has been collected by Los Angeles, CA’s AltaMed Art
Collection and is part of a multigenerational group exhibit, Construyendo Puentes Building Bridges:
Chicano/Mexican Art from Los Angeles to Mexico. Her most recent solo show Alimentos: Glasswork by
Viviana Paredes, was exhibited at the Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara, California. She has been an
Artist in Residence at San Francisco’s de Young Museum and at San Francisco Recology. She was
recently awarded an Individual Artist Grant from the San Francisco Arts Commission. She holds a
Bachelor of Arts degree in sculpture from the California College of Arts and Crafts.

Bendicion Para un Mojado / A Blessing For A Wetback, 2010
Maguey House, 2018
Ser y Comer, To BE and To Eat, 2018