Born in Chile 1982.
Maria Jose Duran received a BFA Fine Arts degree at Finis Terrae University in 2006. In 2008 she was awarded with the Fulbright Scholarship and the Chilean international Scholarship to pursuit graduate studies in NYC.
On May 2010 she graduated from the MFA Fine Arts program of the School of Visual Arts and received the Alumni Scholarship award. MJ has exhibited in Chile and New York; more recently in group shows in Galeria Artespacio (Chile), Perry Rubenstein Gallery, Lower East Side Cuchifritos Gallery and solo show at the Governor Island Art Fair. During 2010 and 2011 she worked as a personal assistant to Lynda Benglis. Currently she is preparing shows for October and November and working to launch her own alternative-gallery project on the Spring and Summer of 2012.
Additionally, Maria Jose assists mid-career and established artist in their own practices.
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Jan. 4, 6-9PM: Opening: Annual Group Exhibition: Darla Bjork, Elizabeth Bisbing, Eve Ingalls, Susan Hockaday, Lucy Hodgson, Afarin Rahmanifar, Nancy Rodrigo, Kathy Stark, Gayle Tanaka, and Eleanora Tammes
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