"Attuned to the microscopic and the ephemeral, Rosana Castrillo Diaz produces graphite-on-paper drawings, wall relief sculptures and installations that are intentionally easy to overlook, blending into their surroundings, due to the idea of invisibility she cultivates in all of her work."
Rosana Castrillo Díaz (b. 1971) lives and works in San Francisco, CA. Castrillo Díaz pursued her Licenciatura in Fine Art at the Facultad de Bellas Artes, Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain, and received a Bachelor of Fine Art degree in 1996 from Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH; a Post-Baccalaureate degree in 1999 from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; and a Masters of Fine Art degree in 2003 from Mills College, Oakland, CA.
Castrillo Díaz is the recipient of the SFMOMA 2004 SECA Art Award, and her work is currently on view at InSitu restaurant in SFMOMA and at UCSF Mission Bay. Selected public collections include Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; UCSF Mission Bay Campus, Community Center, San Francisco, CA (Permanent Installation); University of California, Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA; and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY.
Castrillo Díaz is represented by Anthony Meier Fine Arts.