Olga Mercedes Bautista
Studio: Keyport, New Jersey
2018 Master Studio Art. Fine Arts. New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ.
2007 Master in Fine Arts Education, Kean University.Union, NJ.
1996 Bachelor of Arts, New Jersey City University.Jersey City, NJ.
2008 Stone Carving. The Carving Sculpture Center, West Rutland, Vermont
2013 Barney Hodes, Sculpture: Modeling in Clay, Art Students League, New York
High School Art Teacher, Perth Amboy High School
300 Eagle Ave, Perth Amboy, New Jersey.
Sep 10, 2015-2016. Fairleigh Dickinson University
Adjunct Professor. Programa Puerta al Futuro. Perth Amboy Campus
1000 River Road, Teaneck NJ 07666
Dec 3 2004-Jan 2011
Director, Perth Amboy Gallery Center for the Arts
339 Reade St. Perth Amboy NJ 08862.
A Colombian Artistic Retrospective, July 13-September 17 , 2009-2013, Bergen Community College, Hackensack, New Jersey.
A Retrospective of Kenneth Hari in the Perth Amboy Gallery, Nov 2-Dec 31, 2010
Jan 2006. Eco-Cultural. Artworks from Local Artists.
Feb 2006. Going Beyond Images. An Exhibition of Drawing, Paintings, Photographs and Sculptures.
2006-2013. Students Annual Artwork Showcase. An art exhibition of selected artwork by students of public and private schools.
Jun-Jul 2006. Variations; An exhibition of digital art, paintings, photography and sculpture.
Aug-Sep 30, 2006. Sculptures. Olga Mercedes Bautista. Perth Amboy Gallery
Oct-Dec 2006. Korean Show. Perth Amboy Gallery
Jan-Mar 2007. Group Show.Perth Amboy Gallery
Feb-Apr 2008. Dominican Artists in Perth Amboy. Perth Amboy Gallery
Jun-Aug 2008. Perth Amboy 325 Years. Perth Amboy Gallery
A Colombian Retrospective, July 13-26, 2008. Bergen Community College. Hackensack, NJ
EXPOARTE 2009-2013. July 14-27, 2009. Colombian artists from the metropolitan area in Bergen Community College. Hackensack. Colombian Consul and Club Colombia.
July 6-Aug 30, 2009. La Ruche Art in Perth Amboy. Curating with Robert Rosado and Jacqueline Amonitti , presenting artists: Willie Baez, Linda Ramos, Jose Rodeiro, Juan Serrano, Ricardo de Soto
May-June 2010. Student Artwork Showcase 2010
July-August 2010, Eyes of the City, Perth Amboy, art exhibition with local artists
August 2006 Sculptures, Perth Amboy Gallery
Nov 2006 Sculptures Contemporary Project Space, New York
Jan 7-30 2018. What's Next? Pro-Arts member show. The Gallery Space. 1670 Irving St. Rahway NJ
Oct 14-30 2017. What's Next? Pro Arts member exhibit and part of Jersey City Art & Studio Tour 2017. Harbourside Atrium. 210 Hudson St, Jersey City, NJ
Sep 16-Nov 6, 2016, Neo-Latino:Critical Mass.The Monmouth Museum.
Jan 16-Mar 13, 2016. Miniatures. Nilson Gallery, Monmouth Museum.
April 21-June 19, 2016 19th Annual Inpsirations for the Generations Art Show. Raritan Bay
Medical Center. New Brunswick Ave, Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
April 7-17-Silent Action 2011-2017, New Jersey City University’s Annual Diversity.
April 16 2015. New Members Show” at Seton Hall University School of Law, One Newark Center, Newark, NJ 07102
April 2015. A Woman Show. Perth Amboy Gallery. 399 Reade St, Perth Amboy, NJ 08861.
March 29, 2014, Oasis, William Musto Cultural Center in Union City.
Oct 23 to December 1 , 2011. NEXUS NJ. Arts Guild New Jersey. Rahway, NJ.
October 5, 2014, Presence, Jersey City Members Show and Jersey City Artist Studio Tour 2013.
TenMarc Building, Jersey City
March 3, 2013, The Sailboat Project of Keyport, Keyport Yacht Club.
March 27th-April 15, 2013, Students Art Club Showcase, 1st Constitution Bank, Perth Amboy
March 24-April 22, 2008, A National Juried Exhibition, Court Gallery. William Paterson University
APRIL 24, 2008, 2009, 2014. Inspirations, a Celebration of Art and Spring, Concourse Gallery, Raritan Bay medical Center, Perth Amboy
Mar 2007 GX07 Graduate Art Exhibition, Liberty Hall Museum, New Jersey
Oct 2005 Neo-Latino. Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration, Sumei Multidisciplinary Art Center.
2003 Permanent Collection Exhibition, Perth Amboy Gallery Center for the Arts. Perth Amboy.
Oct 2004. New Jersey Performing Arts Center. Community Room. Newark New Jersey April 15,
Sep 2004. NJ Diversity. Transcultural NJ. New Jersey City University galleries. NJ
Sep 1998-1999 Monthly Art Exhibition. Hispanic Center for Community Development, Newark,NJ
Sep 1998-1999 Monthly Art Exhibition. Hispanic Center for Community Development. Newark,NJ
Mar-Apr 2002 The Visual Imaginary Latinas/os in New Jersey. Kenkeleba Gallery, New York
Sep-Oct 2001 The Visual Imaginary of Latinas/os in New Jersey. Mason Gross Gallery.
Aug -Nov 2000. New Jersey Arts Annual crafts- Morris Museum.
May 1998. Hispanic Artist Fight AI.D.S. America Red Cross.
May 1996. The Feminine Perspective, New Jersey City University. Union Building Gallery.
Jun 1996. Annual regional exhibit. Rotunda Gallery at City Hall. Jersey City, New Jersey.
Oct 1997. Union Hill Inside the Mill. Union City. New Jersey
Sep – Nov 1997 Of Wood and Clay. Perfecto Oyola Biblioteca Criolla, Jersey City.
Oct 1997, 2015, 2017. Jersey City Artist Tour. Art center on First street. New Jersey
March 3, 2013, The Sailboat Project of Keyport, Keyport Yacht Club, Arts Society of Keyport.
April 2016. Sculptures at Keyport. Keyport Arts Society
June 1, 2012, The Butterfly Project of Keyport, Arts Society of Keyport
Pro-Arts Jersey City
ASK, Association of Keyport artists
El Duende Art Association
Oct 17th, 2016. Neo-Latino Artists come to NJ Discover Live TV. Channel.
Sep 12, 1997. “Sin Limites” channel 19. Hudson county. NJ
Oct 1997. Newspaper Interview, Images in Wood and Clay, The Jersey Journal. NJ
Jul 2009. Telemundo TV, Sin Fronteras.
Jul 2009. Telemundo TV with Jorge Ramos
Sep 2009. Channel TV # 53. Ebru TV. NJ
May 18, 2015-2016. Waterfront Art Festival. Perth Amboy, NJ
Jul 2006-2009. Blueberry Festival. Perth Amboy.
2004-2016. Festival de los Andes. A Celebration of Culture and Heritage of the Andes in Perth Amboy, NJ
April 28 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017. Certificate of Appreciation from American Conference on Diversity, donating artwork to New Jersey City University Stride Silent Art Auction.
March 29, 2014, Certificate of Appreciation by Mayor of Union City Brian P. Stack and the Board of Commissioners. Oasis Exhibition
Mar 2007 Certificate of Appreciation by Perth Amboy Mayor Joseph Vas
Oct 2006 Certificate of Appreciation by Newark Mayor Cory Booker
Sep 1997 Certificate of Appreciation for being a creative artist and displaying tradition and culture by Jersey City Mayor Bret Schundler
August 13, 2009 Certificate of Recognition by the Middlesex County Department on Aging
July 13, 2010. Certificate of Commendation by the Club Colombia USA, Julio C. Salcedo, President
July 13, 2010 Certificate of Commendation by the County of Bergen, New Jersey, Dennis Mc Nerney, County Executive
May 15, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014 Mayoral Citation by Perth Amboy Mayor Wilda Diaz, Student Showcase, Perth Amboy Gallery
May 15, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, Mayoral Citation by Perth Amboy Mayor Joseph Vas Student Showcase, Perth Amboy Gallery