www.lourdesbernard.com    lourdesabernardstudio@gmail.com


2019/01-02     New York Public Library, New York, NY, "The Alchemist In The City", solo exhibition at The George Bruce Branch

2017/10           Boston University, Boston, MA, "Unpacking the Immigrant Experience", solo exhibit and artist talk

2017/05-07     El Museo del Barrio , New York City, N.Y. "Las Mujeres de Abril" solo installation done on site in Las Galerias


2017/07-12     215 West 125th street in Harlem, N.Y , "Harlem Views" ,Paintings on exhibit in entrance lobby

2017/04-05    W83 Ministry Center Gallery, New York City, N.Y. “Hope”  group exhibition

2017/02-03    St.Paul’s Church, New York City, N.Y. “Safe Space” , group exhibition

2016/10-11       Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, Jamaica, N.Y. “First Fridays Exhibition” , exhibited Mixed media Cityscapes produced during JCAL residency


2016/09-10     St.Paul’s Church, New York City, N.Y. “Beauty” , group exhibition, exhibited "Union Square" in the Anunciation Chapel

2016/08          Heliker-LaHotan Foundation, Cranberry Isles, Maine

2016/01-02     Arsenal Gallery, New York City, N.Y. "America: The Legacy of African American Public Service", group exhibition

2014/09-10     Myles Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, "New Visions: Crown Heights Artists", group exhibition


2014/03-06    Central Library Exhibition Hall, Brooklyn, New York, "Eastern Parkway Vignettes" 


2013/02-05     Wurlitzer Foundation, Taos, NM,  "Retablos y Santos"

2011/07-09       NYSS Gallery, New York City, N.Y.,Alumni Show

2008/06          P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center,Long Island City, N.Y., "Latin American Visions"

2008/05          NYSS Gallery, New York City, N.Y., "From Governors Island", Curated by Lois Dodd

2003/09          National Academy of Design, New York City, Public Art Exhibit, Curated by Dorothea Rockburne and Richard Haas

2003/11            The Artist’s Museum, Washington, D.C. "Intersections" group exhibition

2003/07-08     Olana & Hudson Opera House, Hudson, NY, "The Hudson Valley Landscape", group exhibition

2002/09-10      The Courtyard Gallery, Washington, D.C. "Memory and Invention" two person show

2002/08           Wilmer Jennings Gallery, New York City, "In The Hands OF the Artist : Material Diversity", Juried by Howardena Pindell, group exhibition

2001                  ISA Gallery, Montecastello Di Vibio, Italy, The Umbrian Landscape, group exhibition

2000                Gallery One, Washington, D.C., "Landscapes", group exhibition


06/207-07/2018   Upper Room Artist Residency, Church of St.Francis Xavier, New York, NY

05/-07/2017   Back In Five Minutes, Artist-In-Residence

2016 Jamaica Center for the Arts and Learning, JCAL  1st Friday Artist Residency

2016 Heliker-LaHotan Foundation Residency, Cranberry Island, Maine

2016 Openings Residency, Paulist House, Lake George New York

2013 Wurlitzer Foundation Fellowship, Taos NM

2008 Governor’s Island Residency, New York, NY

2003 Abbey Mural Fellowship, New York, NY

2000 William Morris Scholarship in Painting, NYSS, New York City

2000 Vermont Studio Center Grant, Johnson, VT


Practiced architecture for 20 years and has designed and collaborated on major architecture projects nationwide. Clients have included the following:

ATG Theatre Group, Hudson Theater Renovation and Design, New York , NY
Enrique Norten, TEN Arquitectos, Rutgers Business School, Rutgers University, NJ;   

Ralph Appelbaum Associates- Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia, The Jackie Robinson Foundation ̧ New York, N.Y. ,  Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH,            Robert A.M. Stern- International Quilt Study Center & Museum, Lincoln NE, Tudor Jones Headquarters, Greenwich, CT


New York Studio School of Painting & Drawing, New York City, NY Certificate in Painting and Drawing, Three year full time program/ Painting major

Syracuse University, School of Architecture, Syracuse, NY Bachelor of Architecture—Five year professional degree Minors in Architectural History and Fine Arts

Brooklyn Technical H.S. –New York City, NY Architecture major