asser saint-val / www.assersaintval.com / assersaint@gmail.com asser@assersaintval.com

Education 

2002 New World School of the Arts/ University of Florida –BFA (Honors) 

2004 New World School of the Arts/ University of Florida –B.F.A. in Graphic Design 

Commissions / Public / Private

2016            Awakening the Senses, Paris Perfume (Pour Un Homme Caron) Mia 

2016            Mural, Diamond Mind Academy, Miami

2014             The Philosopher’s Stone, Miami Beach Botanical Garden, Miami

2009             Mural: Miami Union Academy, Miami FL.

2007             Mural-South Side Elementary School, Miami FL 

2005             Billboard-Center of Information and Orientation, Inc. Miami, FL 

2004              Poster-Miami international Film Festival

Residencies

2021            Artist in Residency New Wave, West Palm Beach FL 

2019            Artist in Residence Taller Cultural “Luis Diaz Oduardo, Sandiago de Cuba

2017            Artist in Residence Casa del Caribe, Sandiago de Cuba

2006            Artist in Residence FOSAJ, Jacmel, Haiti 

2004            Artist in Residence Miami Children's Museum, Miami FL

2003            Artist in Residence, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Miami, FL

2001            Edna Manley College of the Visual & Performing Arts, Jamaica, WI

Solo Exhibition

2014            The Universe Within, Museum of Art & Design/MDC 

2013            Les Jacmeliens Trois, Haitian Heritage Museum, Miami           

2013            Something Left Behind, Farside Gallery, Miami

2011            Studio 18 in the Pines, Pembroke Pines, FL

2010            New World symphony, Miami Beach, FL

2009            Deepen/Deeper: Carol Jazzar Gallery, Miami, FL 

2008            The Melanin Project, Miami Dade County Public Library

2007            Melanin, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Miami, FL

1997            Soul Searching, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Miami, FL

Group Exhibitions

2021            Residency Artist Exhibition, West Palm Beach,  FL

2021               Inter/sectionality: Diaspora Art from the Creole City, Moore Atrium, Miami Design Distric

2020            Inter/sectionality: Diaspora Art from the Creole City, Gant Museum, Charlotte North Carolina 

2019            Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom, Duke University, Durham, NC

2019            Roots of the Spirit, Art Serve, Fort Lauderdale, FL

2019               Inflatables, The Frank C. Ortis, Pembroke Pines, FL

2019            Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom, Havana, Cuba

2019               inter/sectionality, Corcoran School of Arts and Design, Washington, DC

2019            ‘New Mythologies’, David Castillo Gallery, Miami Beach, FL

2019            ‘Reconstructing Identity’, MoCAAD show, Miami, FL

2019            AFRO-FUTURE: Miami Design Destric Paradize Plaza, Miami, FL 

2019            Inner resolve: Broward College, Pembroke Pine, FL 

2018            Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom, NYU, NY

2017             Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom, Miami, FL

2017            The Gallery at South Point, Miami Beach,FL

2016            Superfine Art Fair, Miami, FL

2015            Prizm Art Fair, Miami, FL

2014             Prizm Art Fair, Miami, FL

2014            Perez Art Museum Miami Staff Exhibition

2013            Aesthetics & Values, Florida International University

2012            Art Basel, Art Africa Miami FL

2012            Art Basel, Global Caribbean IV, French West Indies & Guiana, 

       Focus on the Contemporary Expression, Miami, FL

2012            Miami Art Museum Staff exhibition, Miami FL

2011               South Florida Consortium Award Exhibition, Art & Culture Center Hollywood, FL

2009            Time & Temp, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, FL

2008            Scope Art Fair, Carol Jazzar Gallery, Miami, FL

2008            The Armory Show, Carol Jazzar Gallery, NY

2007                All-Media Jury Biennial, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, FL

2006            South Florida Consortium Award, F.A.U, Boca, FL

2005            Art Miami, Diaspora Vibe Gallery  Miami, FL

2004            Art Basel, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Miami, FL

2003            Art Miami, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Miami FL

2002            Art Basel, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Miami, FL

2001            “Africando” Art and Cultural Festival, Miami FL

2000            "Rude Awakening," Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Manhattan, NY

International Group Exhibitions

2017            Festival del Fuego, Cuba, WI

2017            Sculpture Freedom, Jamaica, WI

2006            "Melanin", Jacmel, Haiti

2006            "Inside Out", Puerto Rico

2004            "Parallel Horizon," Diaspora Vibe Gallery Aruba, WI

2003            Culture Exchange, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Grenada, WI

2002            Caribbean Art Exchange, “Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Grenada, WI

Reviewed Exhibitions

2019            Local Forces, Miami Herald, by Jane Wooldridge,

2009            The Melanin Project, Newtimes, 

2007            Cultural Quarterly, Stephanie Krulik  

2007           “An Exploration of Our Outer Shells,” The SunPost, by Rayme    Samuels

2007             “Darkness Calls, Miami New times, by Raina Macleod

2007            Miami Dade College Magazine, Beautiful mind, 

2006            Miami Herald, Critic’s Pick. By Elisa Turner

2006            Cultural News, Greater Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 

2006            The Palm Beach Times

2006            Martin Arts News

2006            Sugarcane Magazine, “Interview” on line magazine.

2006            New Times, Broward-Palm beach, FL

2006            Broward County Cultural Division F. Lauderdale, FL

2006            Cultural Quarterly, Broward County Library, Fort. LDL., FL

2004            91.3 WLRN with Ed Bell, tropical Currents Arts Show 

Review

2019            Miami Herald, Local Forces, by Jane Wooldridge.

2016            Happi Magazine, SuperFine, CARON Paris Join Art Week

2016            MIAMI Herald, SuperFine 

2004            WLRN TV Show Case, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Miami, FL         

2004             College Forum Miami International Film Festival's Poster Artist

2003            Miami Herald "Art Beat"

2003            Miami Beach “Black History Month City Link, Candice Russell

2002            WLRN TV Showcase, Miami, FL

2002            Sun-Sentinel, Dwayne Campbell

2001            WLRN TV Showcase, Miami FL

2001            Miami Herald, "Art Beat"

2001            NBC Morning Show, Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Miami, FL

2000            Miami Herald, Elisa Turner

1998            Miami New Times, Nina Korman

1998            Miami Herald, Feature Story DVG

Artist Lecture

2014            Painting Son Casino Workshop Series, Perez Art Museum Miami

2009            Miami-Dade County Public Library, Miami, Fl

2006            Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL. 

2006            University Del Sacrado Corazon, San Juan, Puerto Rico 

2006            FOSAJ Art School, Jacmel, Haiti

2004            Broward Community College, Social Science Club, Davie, 

2003            Jackson Senior High School, Haitian Independence Day, Mia.FL

2002             Cultural Building, Exhibition Lecture, Aruba, WI

Award / Fellowhips                  

2020             Artinthesky Public Art Project, Community Grant Award

2019            ARTIST ACCESS GRANT Grant Award, Miami Award

2018            Artinthesky Public Art Project, Community Grant Award

2017            (DVCAI) Diaspora Vibe Cultural Arts Incubator Residency Grant Award, Miami 

2016            Artinthesky Public Art Project, Community Grant Award

2014            Artinthesky Public Art Project, Community Grant Award

2013            Artinthesky Public Art Project, Community Grant Award

2011            South Florida Consortium Award 

2006            South Florida Consortium Award 

Private Collection

The Rubell’s Family Collections, The Mosquera Collection, Carlos & Nick Sanchoo Collection, Mereille Chancy Gonzalez, Francie Bishop Good, Andrea Thompson, Raimundo Travieso, Eve Collon & Melissa Monbez,  Christina Valez, Rosie Gordon-Wallace, Barbara Grants, Lorna Owens, Leonie Hermantine, Manolo Diaz, Edward Moffly,

2010 - present

2010 - present