ABOUT

Roneld Lores is a Latin American artist living in the Boston area. Born in Havana, Cuba, Lores immigrated to the United States at the age of eight and studied Fine Arts at New World School of the Arts, Florida International University, and Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Lores currently teaches in the Fine Arts department at Middlesex Community College in Lowell, MA and is the Chair of the Creative Development Committee for the Cultural Organization of Lowell. His works are in private collections in the Americas and Europe.

Lores is an interdisciplinary artist that weaves elements from traditional and contemporary practices into immersive experiences merging painting, sculpture and installation. He is an artist philosopher who draws insights from multiple disciplines to layer meaning in his art. The diversity and range of exploration in his body of work is emblematic of his breath of life experiences, stemming from his multicultural upbringing and his diverse professional trajectory spanning careers as an animator, creative director in advertising, and software developer.

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EDUCATION

2022    MFA, Massachusetts College of Art and Design

 

1993    BFA, Florida International University, Cum Laude

1991     AA, New World School of the Arts, Highest Honors

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

2022   "Where I'm Coming From", MassArt X SoWa, Boston, MA

2022   "Erosive Tension", Western Avenue Studios, Lowell, MA

2022   "Common Ground", Doran Gallery, Boston, MA

2022   "Convergence", MassArt, Boston, MA

2020   "Art Fort Lauderdale: International Art Expo", Torosiete Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL

2020   "A Change in Atmosphere", The Umbrella Arts Gallery, Concord, MA

2019   "GRAVITY", Sprinkler Factory, Worcester, MA

 

2018   "Dialogue", Sidell Gallery at Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA

 

2016    "Incarnate" Two Person Show, Gallery Z, Lowell, MA

 

2015    "The Human Condition", LDG, Lowell, MA

 

2015    Parish Center for the Arts, Westford, MA

 

2015    "Cultural Immigrants", Chelmford Gallery, Chelmford, MA.

 

2015    Ayer Gallery, Lowell, MA.

 

2014    Annual Juried Exhibit, Whistler Museum of Art, Lowell, MA

 

​2014    "Unified Dissonance", Loading Dock Gallery, Lowell, MA

 

​2014    SOBO Art Center, Winter Garden, Fl.

 

2013    “From Start to Finish”, Albin Polasek Sculpture Museum, Winter Park, Fl.

 

2013    Platform Art Annual Exhibition, Lakeland, Fl.

 

2013    Jasper Gallery, Daytona Beach, Fl.

 

2012    Vargas Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, Fl.

ORGANIZATIONS

Instructor - Fine Arts Department, Middlesex Community College, Lowell, MA

Chair - Creative Development Committee, Cultural Organization of Lowell (COOL)

Juror - Downtown Lowell Murals, Selection Committee

 

PUBLICATIONS

2021   Pendemics Journal, “Roneld Lores: On the Anthropocene”

2019   Torosiete Magazine, “Roneld Lores: The Children of Light, Water and Clay”

2014   Boston Voyager, “Thought Provokers”


2014   Artweek Boston, “Creatively Connected”


2013   Arts and Culture, “From Start to Finish”

2013   Orlando Sentinel, “The Artistic Type”