Education

1996-99 Master of Fine Arts
University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon

1995-96 Bachelor of Fine Arts
University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon

1993-95 Master of Arts. (Interdisciplinary Studies in Art and Education)
Oregon State University
Corvallis, Oregon

1991-92 Monbusho Scholar in Japanese Painting
Asian Studies Program
Sophia University
Tokyo, Japan

1990-91 Monbusho Scholar in Japanese Culture and Language Studies
Osaka University of Foreign Languages
Osaka, Japan

1979-85 Bachelor of Arts in Social Anthropology, Concentration in Ethnology
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
Mexico City

Professional Experience (Art: Murals)

2005 Multicultural Mural Project
David Douglas HS project
David Douglas School District
Portland Oregon

2005 Mural for "Cipriano Ferrel Education Center"
Cipriano Ferrel Education Center
Nuevo Amanecer Housing Center
Woodburn Oregon

2005 Mural "Labor y Libertad"
Community mural for Farm worker Housing Development Corporation, Lancaster Dr S. and Kuebler Blvd
Salem Oregon

2004 Mural "Nesting Dreams"
Collaborative project between Hillsboro High School and Family Bridges
Hillsboro High School ad Bridges, Washington County
Hillsboro, Oregon

2004 Mural "Positive Choices from past to future"
After school project for at risk students from various programs
Parks and Recreation, Multnomah County
Portland, Oregon

2004 Mural "Cultivating diversity"
Collaborative project for community students
Canby Ackerman Middle School, Canby School District. Clackamas County
Canby, Oregon

2003 Mural "Newberg's Past and Future"
Collaborative project for community students
Newberg School District
Newberg, Oregon

2002 Mural "Latino Youth Past and Present"
Collaborative project for community Hispanic/Latino students
Newberg-Dundee Youth Outreach Program, Yamhill County
Newberg, Oregon

2002 Mural "Celebration of Youth"
Collaborative project for community students
OSU Extension Services, Marion County
Salem, Oregon

2000 Mural "College and Cosmos"
Collaborative project for community college students
Portland Community College
Portland, Oregon

1997 Mural project "Lane County Fair"
Lane County Fair grounds
Saturday Academy project for children (grades 6-8)
Eugene, Oregon

1997 Mural "Our University, Our Universe
Oregon State University Memorial Union
Collaborative project between Latino/Hispanic student organization and the Memorial Union
Corvallis, Oregon"

1995 Mural "Celebrate life and diversity in all its faces"
Community Mural at Central School District in Independence
Art Project for at-risk youth involvement.
Independence, OR

1989 Mural "Tropical Landscape" for JDW Co
Yotsuya, Tokyo

1985 Mural "Omni-science"
Collaborator in execution of mural at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
Student participant and workshop practicum
Mexico City

1984 Mural "Images of Today"
Collaborator in execution of mural at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
Student participant and workshop practicum
Mexico City

Exhibitions

2005 One man exhibition "Hector H Hernandez Retrospective"
Glenn and Viola Walters Cultural Arts Center
Hillsboro, Oregon

2004 Group Exhibition "Arte Vivo"
Belinki & Dupery Gallery
Portland OR, October-November, 2004

2002 Solo Exhibition "Retrospective"
IFCC Cultural Center
Portland OR, April, 2002

2001 Group exhibition "Dia de los Muertos"
Jacobs Gallery, Hult Center
Eugene Ore, Nov, 2001

1999 Master of Fine Arts Show of Hector H Hernandez
University of Oregon
Eugene, Ore.

1998 Group exhibition in Cultural Perspectives
Oregon State University
Corvallis, Ore.

1997 Group exhibition. Día de los Muertos Exhibition
Maude Kerns Gallery
Eugene, Ore.

1995 Group exhibition. Latino Artists
Corvallis Art Center Gallery
Corvallis, Ore.

1993 One person exhibition. Casa de la Cultura
Cozumel, Mexico

1991 Group exhibition of foreign painters. Soshigaya Ruigakusei Kaikan
Tokyo, Japan

1991 Group exhibition of Mexican prints
Kyoto, Japan

1988 Group exhibition in Sembido Gallery
Tomakkomai, Japan

1988 One person exhibition in the NTT Gallery
Tomakkomai, Hokkaido, Japan

1987 Group exhibition "Fourth Centuries of Guadalupe Images"
Centro Cultural Arte Contemporáneo
Mexico City

Professional Experience in Education (Art, Art History, Education and Cultural Anthropology)

2002 Instructor of Ethnic Studies
Ethnic Studies Department
College of Liberal Arts
Oregon State University

1998 Graduate Teaching Fellowship in Painting and Drawing
Department of Fine Arts. Sole responsible for curricular development and teaching
University of Oregon

1997 Translator of book and course materials for Chilean Administrators Program
College of Education
Office of Continuing Education
University of Oregon

1995-97 Instructor and Counselor
High School Equivalency Program
University of Oregon

1995 Instructor of Art History and Mexican Culture
Art Department
College of Liberal Arts
Oregon State University

1995 Advisor and Consultant for an introductory course in Computer Literacy
CAMP (College Assistant Migrant Program)
College of Liberal Arts
Oregon State University

1993-95 Graduate Research Assistant at EOP
Educational Opportunities Program
Counseling and advising activities for minority students
Oregon State University

1993-95 Tutoring activities in Art History and Social Sciences
Educational Opportunities Program
Oregon State University

1987-88 National School of Anthropology and History
Lecturer in Ethnicity, Department of Ethnology
Mexico City

Illustration

1995 Annual 1994-1995 design for Educational Opportunities Program
Oregon State University
Corvallis. Oregon.

1991 MITA Company
Department of Illustration and Advertising
Osaka, Japan

Illustrator: Illustration of a DemoKit for a Mita Copy Machine

1990 Britannica Encyclopedia
TBS Britannica
Tokyo, Japan

Illustrator: For the encyclopedia: The Wonder World

Presentations (Art, Culture and Anthropology)

2000-05 Various presentations In Cultural Competency and Art

2001-04 Mexican American and Chicano Muralism
11th-14th Annual Cesar E. Chavez Leadership Conference
University of Portland
Portland Ore,

1998 Hispanic Student Union, Oregon State University
Chicano Muralism and Mexican Muralism in United States
Corvallis, Oregon

1997 MECHA Pacific Northwest Chicano Leadership Conference
Mural movements of Mexico and Aztlán
University of Oregon
Willard Elementary School
Eugene, Oregon

1997 Interamerican University Studies Institute
Introduction to an Art History and Culture of México
Willard Elementary School
Eugene, Oregon

1994 Hispanic Student Union, Oregon State University
Chiapas and the social change
Corvallis, Oregon

1988 Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
First National Conference of Students of Anthropology
The eruption of Chichonal volcano and social change
Mexico City

Awards and Scholarships

1998 OIEE. International Student Emergency Scholarship
University Oregon

1997 Award: The 1997 Design Educator's National Exhibition
Sponsored by Oklahoma State University
Mural designed and painted for La Raza Room in the Oregon State University
Memorial Union

1993-94 Certificate of Appreciation
College Assistance Migrant Program
Oregon State University

1988 Medal for "University Merit"
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana