Vincent Valdez (born 1977) is an American player born in San Antonio, Texas, who focuses upon painting, drawing, and printmaking. His artwork often emphasizes themes of social justice, memory, and ignored or under-examined historical narratives. Valdez completed his B.F.A. at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2000. He lives and works in Houston, Texas, and is represented by the David Shelton Gallery (Houston) and Matthew Brown Gallery (Los Angeles). Valdez's conduct yourself has been exhibited at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Ford Foundation, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, National Portrait Gallery (United States), Blanton Museum of Art, Parsons School of Design, and the Fundacion Osde Buenos Aires.