Carlos Rene Castro

(831) 512-7953 l ccastrobw@gmail.com l Carlosrenecastro.com

 

Education:

Alisal High School, Diploma, 2017, Salinas, CA

Monterey Peninsula College, Communications 2016- Still in progress

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2018- National Steinbeck Center, Carlos Rene Castro: Hidden Treasures of East Salinas, Salinas, CA, USA

 

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2018- Blick Art Materials, ““CA Artists Spring Art Show,” Santa Monica, CA, USA.

2018- Open Mind Art Space, “CA Artists Spring Art Show,” Los Angeles, CA, USA.

2018- MPC Gallery, “Shared Seas,” Monterey, CA, USA.

2018- Blue Line Arts, “Lottery for the Arts,” Roseville, CA, USA.

2018- Harvey Milk Photo Center, “Best Photo,” San Francisco, CA, USA.

2017- Sweet Elena's Bakery & Café, “Alternative Process Exhibition,” Sand City, CA, USA.

2017- Monterey Museum of Art, “Weston Scholarship Exhibition,” Monterey, CA, USA.

 

Publications and Media:

“Young photographer finds beauty in East Salinas.” KSBW8. August 2018.                                                                                                   "Alisal high graduate shines through photos on streets of Salinas.” The Californian. August 2018.                                                                       “A young photographer shows another way to see his home of East Salinas.” Monterey County Weekly. August 2018.                                            “Salinas photographer showcases East Salinas in new exhibition” KION546. August 2018. “Brilla graduado de Alisal a través de sus fotografías de las calles de Salinas.” El Sol. August 2018.

Awards:

2018- Baker Morell Scholarship

2017- Edward Weston Scholarship