O. Gustavo Plascencia

O. Gustavo Plascencia was raised in the northern Mexican state of Coahuila and attended the Escuela de Artes Plasticas “Ruben Herrera” in Saltillo, Coahuila Mexico before immigrating to the USA. He received his Master of Fine Arts at the University of Colorado in Boulder in Photography and Media Arts and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography from the University of Texas at Arlington. Plascencia is currently teaching all levels of digital photography, traditional film methods, and art appreciation.

Plascencia’s works have been shown nationally and internationally including: Museo de Las Americas (Denver, Colorado), Instituto Fotografico de Medellin (Medellin, Colombia), The International Center of Bethlehem (Bethlehem, Palestine), The Polytechnic University of Valencia (Valencia, Spain), and the Academia de Bellas Artes San Carlos (Mexico city, Mexico). In addition, Plascencia has participated in the artist-in-residency programs at; Arte Studio Ginestrelle (Assisi, Italy/2011), Contemporary Artists Center (Troy, NY/2011), Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts (Saratoga, WY/2012), and Old School Residence (Gorna Lipnitsa, Bulgaria/2012).

Email Gustavo Plascencia at plascencia@adams.edu
Website: www.ogplascencia.com