Dutchess Community College Department of Performing and Visual Arts and Communication

Juan Garcia Nunez

Assistant Professor of Visual and Media Arts

210B Center for Business and Industry --- 845.431.8622

Trained as an Architect, Mr. Garcia-Nunez's main interest for the past 13 years has been the theoretical and poetic exploration of space and form. Painting, video, film, philosophy and science have entered his work through the act of architectural conception, design and construction.

His work has been exhibited in New York, Connecticut and Latin America. His shows include "Myths,Images and Metaphors" at the Venezuelan Art Center; "Constructed Paintings", solo show at Doma Gallery in New York City, and "Architecture,Science and Reason at Higgins Hall Gallery in New York, among others.

He has been awarded the NARA/TOTO World Architecture Trienniel in Japan, second prize finalist; also a Special Mention from the Museum of the National Arts Foundation, as well as the Lloyd Warren Fellowship: 74th Paris Prize, finalist.

Among his videos there is "The Wispering Eye", also "From Space to Memory" and "The Bridge".

Basic Video Production
Video Production I & II
Introduction to Communications Media
Design and Stagecraft