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Socorro Hinek

Hernandez-Hinek, Socorro  



Socorro Hernandez-Hinek, M.F.A., Associate Professor in visual arts.  Received her degree from East Carolina University, Greenville. Professor Hernandez's experience includes museum, studio and grantwriting. She has received numerous awards for grant writing in visual arts and in the field of art education. She has traveled to throughout the United States, Europe and Latin America to view museum collections. Ms. Hinek has exhibited widely and has works in private collections. She lectures, presents workshops, and attends professional conferences frequently. Professor Hernandez has had experience teaching ceramics, painting, drawing, sculpture and art history.

As a practicing and exhibiting artist, her work has been widely distributed in the southeast, such as: Wellington Gray Gallery (East Carolina University), Cape Fear Studios, N.C. State University, the Fayetteville Museum of Art, Milton Rhodes Art Center - Greensboro, and the Seagrove Museum and Pottery Center. 

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