Isabel Manalo

Isabel Manalo is a visual artist, educator and curator-at-large. Her work is represented in Washington, DC, by Addison/Ripley Fine Art, where she has had four solo shows. She had solo shows at museums and galleries, including the Orlando Museum of Art, the Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery at Stony Brook University, and the Castle Gallery at Glen Echo Park. She is also Founder and Director of the online journal The Studio Visit (TSV). Since 2008 she has featured artists in their studios talking about their process and ideas, with a focus on underrepresented artists of color. Isabel served on the Board of Directors and the Visual Arts Committee for the DC Arts Center from 2010–2012. From 2012–2013 she served as Visiting Artist and Curator at Takt International Artist Residency in Berlin, where she lived with her family from 2012–2015. Isabel received her MFA from the Yale School of Art, BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and BS from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.