Born Maldonado Uruguay
Works Philadelphia PA USA

Selected Exhibitions


2015 PhilaMOCA Ad Noctum Philadelphia PA (2 person) 

2014 Spruce Street Harbor Park Solar Powered Starlights Philadelphia PA (installation)
          Cohen Gallery, Goggleworks The Void That Binds Reading PA

2013 Crane Arts Project Space Voids that Bind Philadelphia PA

2012 Annenberg Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 
          MFA Thesis Exhibition Philadelphia PA
2011 Philadelphia Magic Gardens Skull Currency  Philadelphia PA (installation)

2005 Bickett Gallery New Drawings and Paintings Raleigh NC

          Gallery A  Archetypal Variations Raleigh NC

          Brimstone Gallery Harlots’ Prophecies Raleigh NC 

2004 Bickett Gallery Inspiring the Muses Raleigh NC 

          Gallery A  Abstract Raleigh NC

2003 April & George Gallery Rebirth Archetypes Raleigh NC

          Brimstone Gallery More Sex than Violence Raleigh NC



2014 Fisher Brooks Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 
          Summer Shuffle: Contemporary Art @ PAFA Remixed Philadelphia PA
          7Dunham Gallery Print Exchange Exhibition Brooklyn NY
          Bebe Benoliel Gallery, CFEVA Open Channels Philadelphia PA
          Shuykill River Banks Art in the Open Philadelphia Philadelphia PA
          Salon 1522 Night Walk With Me Philadelphia PA
          Wilmington Project Space, Luscious Landscapes, Wilmington DE

          Gallery 110 Church. Ritual:Reading Room Philadelphia PA

2013 Ann Street Gallery. The Sublime Revisited Newburgh NY

           Rowan University Art Gallery. Cosmobilities Glassboro NJ

2012 Philadelphia City Hall. Dialogo 365 Philadelphia PA

          Sandy Springs Museum. Re-Using Our Re-Sources Sandy Springs VA

          Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. MFA Thesis Exhibition Philadelphia PA

          International House Philadelphia. Gender Games Philadelphia PA

          PAFA Gallery 128. Inspired by Tanner Philadelphia PA

          Philadelphia Magic Gardens. Art Gage Philadelphia PA

2011  Gallery 110 Church. Stimulus/Stimuli Philadelphia PA 

          MBN Studios. Out In Out Philadelphia PA

          Chestnut Hill Academy. Drawn from PAFA Chestnut Hill PA

2007 Pageant Soloviev Definitely Philadelphia PA

2003 Exploris Museum Day of the Dead Exhibit Raleigh NC

          Designbox Keep a Breast  Raleigh NC

          Permanent Grin Gallery. Sketchbook Show Raleigh NC


2012  MFA Studio Art - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)

2010 BA Art History - Temple University summa cum laude

2005  Drawing Marathon - New York Studio School

1995-1999  Architecture Design - Oklahoma State University



2012  Judy McGregor Caldwell Purchase Prize – Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 

Global Optimization Diagram 2012 gesso and mixed media on canvas, 96”x116”

2010  Essie Baron Memorial Award - Temple University PA 

2010  Billikopf Award - Temple University PA

2009  Gundersheimer Merit Award - Temple University PA

1995 1st Prize Sister Cities International - Stillwater OK

We Are All Born With Wings 1995 mixed aqueous media on paper, 18”x14”


2012 to present  Museum Production Coordinator -
                               Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2011 to present Member InLiquid

2011 to 2013      Member Philadelphia Chapter, Women’s Caucus for Art

2010 to 2013      Greenfield American Art Resource Digital Assets Technician,
                               Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2011                     Teaching Assistant, Post baccalaureate Seminar,
                               Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2009-2010          Art History tutor, Temple University

2007                     Artwork for Blur, feature length film directed by Nick Briscoe. 

2003-2004          Gallery Manager, Bickett Gallery- Raleigh NC

2001-2003          Framing Specialist, Jill Flink Fine Art - Raleigh NC

Public Collections

Philadelphia Academy of the Fine Arts

Brooklyn Art Library
Print Council of Australia



2013 Cosmobilities Invitational Exhibition Catalog "Late Feast in June"

2013 Art Takes Miami SCOPE Miami Juried Catalog "Eagle Nebula"

2013 Bound “Pinball” Juried Exhibition Catalog

2012 Dialogo 365 Exhibition Catalog "Benefit Dinner Plates"

2011 Certain Circles Vol 1.  Philadelphia PA "Disseminate"

2010 Philadelphia City Paper "Triangle Park is in Bloom" photo credit

2007 World’s Greatest Erotic Art of Today Vol 1 E.S. Miami FL 4 images in “Fine Art”

2000 Urban Tulsa Weekly Frontispiece, Earth Day Issue



2014 The Reading Eagle Ron Schira "Ana Vizcarra Rankin finds art in the skies" (review)

2013 Tyler Blog  Kayla Cropper “Ana Vizcarra Rankin (BA, Art History '10) begins portfolio     project, Feast” (interview)

        The Art Blog  Chip Scwartz "All Things Evil at Pterodactyl " (review)
         Flying Kite Media Michelle FreemanStargazing with Ana Vizcarra Rankin” (interview)

        Manufactured Dissent Ruth Schanbacher “Ana Vizcarra Rankin” (interview)

        Eurocircle Sherry Kumar “Philadelphia Member of the Month- Ana Vizcarra Rankin” (interview)

2012 El Espectador Charles Loewenstein “Artista Plástica Uruguaya fue distinguida en los Estados Unidos.”

2005 Independent Weekly Bronwyn Merritt “A Riot of Color” (review)

2004 Independent Weekly, Fiona Morgan “Art or Censorship?” 

        News and Observer, Hunter Spanks “Art Critics In Blue”

2003 Lather Magazine, Mark Hornburg “Ana Vizcarra - Self Interview”