Arturo Herrera



VENICE INTERNATIONAL PERFORMANCE ART WEEK CO-CREATION LIVE FACTORY “Dissenting Bodies Marking Time,” European Cultural Centre | Palazzo Mora & Palazzo Michiel, Venice, Italy. January 8–18, 2020

Sisterhood, Untergeschoss Der Pandora Gallerie, Berlin, Germany. The National Bird series, performance art,  January 25th and 26th, 2020

Emery Community Art Center, University of Maine at Farmington, The National Bird series, group show. January 30th to March, 2020

Soft opening, The Center for Natural Music / Centro de Musica Natural. The National Bird series, Southwest Detroit, March 7th, 2020

Queer Detroit 2020: Mighty Real, The National Bird seriesgroup show, Detroit, MI. June, 2020

Water Walk, an Ode to the Immigrant Body, The National Bird series, 1 hour video piece. Tucson, Arizona, December 9th-13th, 2019

The Neon Heater Art Gallery. The National Bird, group show, Finlay, Ohio. Performance art. December 14th.

A Manifest Of Ipseities, 333 Midland Gallery, The National Bird series, October 12th,
Highland Park, MI

Feminist Futures: Art, Design and Activism, re-staging artist
Faith Wilding's performance "Waiting” STAMPS Gallery, University of Michigan, October 5th, Ann Arbor, MI

Emergency INDEX, launch party, performance art, to be announced. September 19th. Detroit, MI

9 hours: a live stream from Detroit, The National Bird series, James Pearson Duffy Art Department at Wayne State University, September 20-21. Detroit, MI

Border Control, The New Media Caucus, Symposium, abstract presentation, The National Bird series. University of Michigan, September 19-22. Ann Arbor, MI

La Pocha Nostra, performance art workshop, with The National Bird series, El Coyote.” Taos, New Mexico, September 4-15.

7th Annual Sidewalk Festival, Peace, Power, Utopia. The National Bird series performance art. August 3rd 

“Looking For America” exhibit at the Detroit Historical Museum. The National Bird series, performance art, and a triptych of paintings “My Name Is The Name Of The Republic.” 14 x 11 inches (35.56 x 27.94 cm), oil and acrylic on engraved wood panel. 2019. July 18-October, 2019

Visiting Artist, performance art workshops, Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design University of Michigan,
Ann Arbor, April 08, 09

Guest speaker, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, March 13


Performance, Potluck, and Punch! A Host of People, performance art, group show, Detroit, MI.
November 10

Pineapple Upside-down Cake - Volteado de Piña, ROOTS Weekend; Renew, group show, Jackson, MS, November 2 - December 5

The Ritual of our Bodies, performance night, open to the public. CAVE Detroit , Oct 27

Visiting Artist, Interarts Performance BFA program, Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, October 10

The Ritual of Our Bodies, performance art workshops,
CAVE Detroit, October 6 to October 27 

(Be)longing, Artist-In-Residence,  AS220, Volteado de Piña, performance art, Rhode Island, NY,
June 13 - 18

Artist Guest Speaker, Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, March 28-29

Equilibrio, The Intercultural Leadership Institute, San Antonio, TX. Fellowship - Concluded
Feb 28 - Mar 6

Equilibrio, La Pocha Nostra, Performance Art Workshop. Santa Monica, CA
Feb 6 - 12


Feeding Home
La Pocha Nostra and Vest & Page, Performance Art Workshop ART WEEK | WORKSHOP SERIES 2017
Venice, Italy, May

NALAC Field Retreat. San Antonio, TX. May 

FellowshipThe Intercultural Leadership Institute, a collaborative program of Alternate ROOTS, First Peoples Fund, National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC) and PA’I Foundation

March 22 - 28, 2017 in Mississippi
September 13 - 19, 2017 in Lakota Territory
February 28 - March 6, 2018 in San Antonio


Nasty Women; Binders of Them, Cave Detroit

Michigan Latinx Arts Summit, panel discussion:  Art and Social Activism. Ford Resource and Engagement Center (Mercado)
October 7

Selfies and the meaning of portraiture. Artists demo - workshop
Detroit Institute of Arts, DIA, Detroit, MI
September 10 & 11

Tuzas de Maíz, La Pocha Nostra, Performance Art Workshop, San Francisco, CA
August 16 - August 21

Start Up Art Fair, Clean Sheets, installation work and photography
Los Angeles, CA

Acquire Taste, Group Show, Museum of London, London, CAN


Made in Norte America, Performance art. Conference Intersection/Cross Section 2015 - Thresholds: Presence, Absence, and Territory. Gladstone Art Space, Toronto, CAN

Possible Futures: What is to be done? The 2014 Windsor-Essex Triennial of Contemporary Art, Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, CAN


Authorship & Authority, Neighbourhood Spaces, The Tortilla Workshop, performance, Windsor, ON. November 15

Paper for the Sky, INTERSTATE, Brooklyn, NY 

Body, Body, Bodies, SOMarts,
San Francisco, CA

Feast for the Eyes, Blue Line Arts, Roseville, CA

Recipe Exchange, A community engaged project with migrant workers to create a recipe book. Leamington, ON, CAN

The Wyandotte Corridor Project, Community engaged project. Windsor, CAN