Education

 

2019    MFA, Drawing & Painting, University of North Texas 
2015    BA, Studio Art, University of Saint Thomas

Solo Exhibitions

 

2019

•  Double Dare, UNT Cora Stafford Gallery, Nov. 21, Denton, TX

•  Playing in Between, Ro2art Gallery at Magnolia Theater, May 22, Dallas, TX 

•  MPAC x GDAC at Murchison Performing Arts Center, Feb-May. Denton, TX 

 

Selected Group/Juried

 

2020

•(forthcoming) Collaborations by Open MFA, Flatland Gallery, June 12, Houston, TX 

 

2019

• Draft Motors, Juried MFA Exhibition, UNT Gallery, Nov. 1, Denton, TX

•   Drawing Room II, DCCCD, Cedar Valley College Gallery, Aug. 19, Dallas, TX

•   Velvet Ropes Austin, GIFC, Martha's Contemporary, June 22, Austin, TX

•   4th Annual LSA Mural Project Exhibition, LSA Patio, April 14, Denton, TX

•   The Rising Eyes of Texas, Rockport Center for the Arts, March 16, Rockport, TX

•   Drawing & Painting MFA’s, UNT Project Space Gallery, Feb. 13, Denton, TX

 

2018​

•   Denton Aesthetics, ARThaus, Nov. 2. Denton, TX

•   While Supplies Last, The Gift Shop Gallery at CBTY, Sep. 28. Seattle, WA

•   Ink in Common, Union Gallery, UNT, Sep. 27. Denton, TX

•   New Texas Talent XXV, Craighead Green Gallery, Aug. 4, Dallas, TX

•   CHAOS, Ro2art Gallery, Aug. 4, Dallas, TX

•   While Supplies Last, Georgetown Art Attack, June 9, Seattle, WA

•   Interlude 1, 2nd Year MFA Exhibition, GDAC, May 10, Denton, TX
•   Graduate Painting & Drawing Show, UNT Lightwell Gallery, Feb. 19. Denton, TX
•   SCRAP Artist in Residency Exhibition, Re: Vision Gallery. Jan 5, Denton, TX 

 

​​2017
•   Art in the Atrium 15. Oct. 9. Frisco, TX
•   Artspace111 4th Annual Regional Exhibition, June 23. Fort Worth, TX
•   Harvest House of Art: Denton Gallery & Weird Destiny, May 27, Denton, TX
•   MFA Painting & Drawing Show, UNT Lightwell Gallery, March 6. Denton, TX

2016
•   Emerging Excellence Show, Awarded 2nd Place, Grapevine Tower Gallery, Dec. 3, Grapevine, TX
•   29th Annual Dia de Los Muertos Retablo Exhibition & Silent Auction, Lawndale Art Center, Oct. 27, Houston, TX
•   Perimeter Gallery, Glassell School of Art, Aug. 18, Houston, TX
•   TRAHC’s 28th Annual Juried Exhibition, Cabe Hall Regional Arts Center, July 8, Texarkana, TX  
•   Houston Bay Area Juried Exhibition, Awarded 1st Place, U of H Clear Lake Art Gallery, June 2, Houston, TX  
•   The Rising Eyes of Texas Exhibition, Honorable Mention, Rockport Center for the Arts, March 12, Rockport, TX  

 

2015
•   33rd Juried Membership VAA Exhibition, Sep.23, Houston, TX  
•   University of St. Thomas BA/BFA Senior Exhibition, April 10, Houston, TX

2013
•   Annual Student Show, Glassell School of Art, May 31, Houston, TX

Media & Press


2019

•  UNT Great Grads, Fall 2019, Interview

•  North Texas Daily, LSA Mural Project Artist Interview

•  The Dentonite, LSA Mural Project Artist Interview

•  I Like Your Work, blog featured artist, Feb. 16

 

2018

•  Interview on Voyage Dallas magazine, June 6

 

2017

•  Studio Visit Magazine, Winter Edition
• Featured Artist, Draft Collection Online publication, Aug. 22
• Featured Artist, Fresh Contemporary Online Magazine, May 5
​• The Dentonite, Tuesday Art List, featured artist. January 31


2016

• Artwork in TULIPS Zine, Vol 1. Issue 2, Fall Edition, Nov. 12

 

Professional Development 

 

2020- Open MFA selected for Artist collaboration group, Jan-Jun

2019- Artists' Gallery Talk, Drawing Room 2, Sep. 11 

2018- Post-Digital Printmaking Workshop, TWU, May 15-18
2017- SCRAP Denton, Artist in Residency, Oct-Dec
2016- Aurora Studios, Open Studios, March-July 
2012- Volunteer for Bayou City Arts Festival
2012- Volunteer for Lawndale, The Big Show

 

​Awards and Honors


2018-19 Joan Elliott Bond Memorial Scholarship Recipient, UNT

2018-19 Wes Miller Scholarship for the Arts, UNT
2017 DAM Awards nominee, for Mixed Media Artist
2017-18 Academic Achievement Scholarship, UNT
2015 Graduated with Magma Cum Laude Honors
2013-15 Deans List, UST
2012-15 Monaghan Achievement Scholarship Recipient, UST

 

​Links

 

https://www.unt.edu/great-grads-fall-2019

http://www.thedentonite.com/culture/art-before-the-storm-lsa-mural-project-begins-early

https://www.ntdaily.com/annual-lsa-mural-project-gives-rooftop-dwellers-new-eye-candy/

https://www.texasmonthly.com/event/cynthia-giron-playing-in-between/

https://www.erikabhess.com/ilikeyourworkstudiovisit

http://voyagedallas.com/interview/meet-cynthia-giron-cynthia-giron-denton-tx/

https://dentonarts.com/exhibitions/

http://bit.ly/DCinterviewCynthia

https://www.freshcontemporary.net/single-post/2017/05/05/Cynthia-Giron

http://www.thedentonite.com/blog/tuesday-art-list-january-31-2017

http://dentongallery.com/regarding-color/

http://www.tulipszine.com/shop/presale-tulips-zine-vol-1-issue-2

http://allevents.in/houston/10x10-art-show/159295264431701

http://rockportartcenter.com/exhibitions/detail.php?id=165

http://rockportartcenter.com/news/newsdetail.php?uid=335