Photo by Jeremy Villaluz
Publications / Articles
Inquirer: Fil-Am Night Market in SF is Back
Marin Journal: Taking on Filipino Archetypes
HellaPinay: A Dialogue, A Reckoning: Filipinos in the Arts
SOMA Pilipinas: Kularts Convenes Third Annual Dialogue in the Diaspora Featuring Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Artists
Asian Journal : Interdisciplinary artist Kimberley Arteche creates remarkable things to connect art, history and culture
Asian Diasporic Visual Culture and the Americas, Volume 1, Issue 1-2, 2015 : "Shit be Tight" by Mark Dean Johnson
Asian Journal : Bringing in a diverse assembly of next-generation Asian American and Pacific Islander artists
Center for Art & Thought : Making Cultures
Filipino American Artist Directory: May 2017 Feature Interview
Tayo Literary Magazine : Guest Interview: "Ta,Too Project" by Kimberley Arteche
Kimberley Acebo Arteche is an educator, cultural worker, and interdisciplinary artist working in photography, social practice, and performance. Her work explores the hybrid cultures formed by technology, movements of immigrants in America, and the way movements through space and spaces has been affected by these two.
Arteche received her BFA from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and MFA from San Francisco State University where she received the School of Art’s Distinguished Graduate award.
She has been awarded the Murphy Cadogan Contemporary Art Award by the San Francisco Foundation, was Kearny Street Workshop’s Featured Visual Artist in the 2015 APAture Festival, and residencies at the Vermont Studio Center and the Growlery. She has shown at East Tennessee State University, SOMArts Cultural Center and at the Wailoa Arts & Cultural Center in Hilo, Hawaii. She serves on Southern Exposure’s Curatorial Council, SOMA Pilipinas’ Arts & Culture Committee, and is the Visual Arts curator for UNDISCOVRED SF. She is currently working as the Production Manager for Skywatchers by in the Tenderloin and is working to integrate more equitable and transformative pedagogies as the Artists in Education Program Coordinator at Southern Exposure.
Arteche is committed to collaboratively creating decolonial practices within arts institutions, and creating visibility and providing resources for emerging Asian Pacific American and BIPOC Artists.