Log In

Rudy Mose Fernandez, Edit Profile


Rudy Mose Fernandez,, American artist. Grantee, University Colorado, Europe, 1974; scholar, Institute Cultural Tenochtitlan, Mexico City, 1975, International Programs, Washington State University, Pullman, 1975, Arizona Commission on Arts, 1981. Member of Phi Beta Kappa.


Fernandez,, Rudy Mose was born on September 21, 1948 in Trinidad, Colorado, United States. Son of Rudy M. and Mary A. (Vigil) Fernandez.


At, University Utah, 1967—1969. Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Colorado, 1974. Master of Fine Arts, Washington State University, 1976.


Teaching assistant study skills University Colorado, Boulder, 1971, coordinator Chicano art component, 1974. Graduate research assistant Chicano studies program Washington State University, Pullman, 1975, program photographer, 1975, graduate teaching assistant department fine art, 1975—1977. Graduate teaching assistant Institute Cultural Tenochtitlan, Mexico City, 1975.

Assistant to director Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1980—1982. Represented by Elaine Horwitch Gallery Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco. Visiting artist presenter Mesa College, Grand Junction, Colorado, 1973, Visiting Artist Workshop Sun Valley Center For Arts, Ketchum, Idaho, 1982.

Consultant to superintendent public instruction State of Washington, 1976. Member selection panel Art in Public Places Arizona Commission on Arts, 1981, member grant proposal reading panel, 82. Instructor studio art.


  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Santa Fe, 1982, exhibited in group shows at White House, Washington, 1981, Sun Valley Center Gallery, Ketchum, Idaho, Center Modern Art, Guadalajara, Mexico, 1982, Center for Arts, Scottsdale, 1982, Alternate Museum, New York City, 1983, Coconion Center for Arts, Flagstaff, Arizona, 1983, Yuma Arts Center, 1983, University Arizona, Tucson, 1983, Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Santa Fe, 1983, De Saisset Museum, Santa Clara, California, 1984, Represented in permanent collections Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City and Phoenix, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, Kemper Insurance Group, Chicago, Prudential Life Insurance, University Arizona Art Museum, Tucson, Phoenix News, private collections, principal works include Scottsdale Center for Arts Festival 13 commemorative poster (award, 1982), principal works include sculptures and paintings.


Member of Phi Beta Kappa.


Married Denise E. Scott, August 3, 1969 (divorced January 1983). Children: Zobeda C.N., Marissa A. B. Married Christine S. Dawson, April 1, 1983.

Rudy M. Fernandez

Mary A. (Vigil) Fernandez

Christine S. Dawson

Denise E. Scott

Marissa A. B. Fernandez,

Zobeda C.N. Fernandez,