Berkeley Art and Interreligious Pilgrimage Project

Gisela Insuaste

Gisela Insuaste (b. NYC, NY) is an artist, arts administrator, educator and cultural producer. She is the recipient of various grants and awards such as: Hope Platform Designer-in-Residence Fellowship, Seoul, Korea; Apex Art Outbound Residency; Lower East Side Printshop Keyholder Residency; EFA NYC Arts Worker Residency; Laundromat Project Create Change PD Fellowship; Smithsonian LMSP Fellowship; and MacDowell Colony Fellowships; Artadia/Driehaus Award. She has participated in various exhibitions and projects in national and local venues: Hope Platform, Seoul, Korea; Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA; Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; Bronx Museum of Art, NY; El Taller Boricua, NY; Vox Populi, PA; John Allcott Gallery, UNC, Chapel Hill, NC; Satellite Gallery, UTSA, TX; Cuchifritos Gallery, NY; Queens Museum of Art, NY; El Museo del Barrio, NY; Praxis Gallery, NY & FL; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL; Chicago Cultural Center, IL; and Centro Cultural in Riobamba and Manta, Ecuador. She received an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a BA in Anthropology & Studio Art from Dartmouth College. She lives in Oakland, CA.