Esperanza Rosas

Chicago, IL 60617.


Education

2012 - 2016 BA; Magna Cum Laude; Criminal, Law, Justice with a minor in Art; University of Illinois at Chicago; Chicago, IL


Public Speaking

11/2018 Adidas #TLKS: Joe Freshgoods, King Marie, & Ryder Ripps | Moderated by Runsy Chicago, IL

10/2018 Venmo + Braintree present: Latinx Heritage Month Artist Panel Chicago, IL

04/2018 Chicago Humanities Festival presents: Molly Crabapple in Conversation w/ Esperanza Rosas Chicago, IL

04/2018 TEDxUofIChicago 2018: Caution: Wet Floor Chicago, IL

04/2017 “A People’s History of Chicago” at Roberto Clemente Community Academy Chicago, IL

04/2017 AP Art Career Day at Jones College Preparatory Chicago, IL


Bibliography

  1. Remezcla Estaff. “6 Tips For Building an Art Career From Chicana Artist Runsy.” Remezcla, Oct. 2018, remezcla.com/features/culture/6-tips-building-art-career-chicana-artist-runsy/.

  2. Pennick, Bailey. “Meet the Artist Remixing Family Photos to Break Stereotypes.” Red Bull, Red Bull, 19 Dec. 2017, www.redbull.com/us-en/runsy-remixing-family-photos-to-break-stereotypes.

  3. Whaley, Natelegé. “Runsy's Art Is a Salute to Her Mexican Roots, the South Side of Chicago and a Mother's Touch.” Mic, Mic Network Inc., 6 Dec. 2017, mic.com/articles/186551/runsys-art-is-a-salute-to-her-mexican-roots-the-south-side-of-chicago-and-a-mothers-touch#.NRLEekxo6.

  4. Kevin Coval, “A People’s History of Chicago” 2017.

  5. Betancourt, Bianca. “22-Year-Old Runsy, Self-Described ‘Naca From El Sur De Chicago," Is Making the Art World Take Notice.” Remezcla, 2015.remezcla.com/features/culture/runsy-artist-chicago/.

  6. Frank 151, “Chapter 58: Frank Sosa” 2014.

 

Exhibitions

04/2017 Group Exhibition A People’s History of Chicago Chicago Truborn / Chicago, IL

04/2016 Two-Person Exhibition First Generation Mini Gallery / Dallas, TX

02/2016 Solo Exhibition Jugrnaut presents: Can’t Stop / Won’t Stop Soho House Chicago / Chicago ,IL

12/2014 Group Exhibition Chief Keef Sosa, Frank151, & Reveal present: FRANKSOSA Seventh Letter Gallery / Chicago, IL


**complete CV upon request.