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Exhibitions

  • Ras Al Khaimah fine arts Festival, Feb 16- Mar 02,2018 UEA
  • Housing Works, Shop & Gallery. Feb. 10, 2018 Miami, FL
  • Art Fort Lauderdale, January 25-28, 2018 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Nude-nite. Nov.09-11/2017 Wynwood Miami, FL
  • Tower Club art exhibition. Nov. 2017 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Pop-ism. Tedd’s Art Works Gallery. Nov.04- Dec.12/2017 Wilton Manors, FL
  • Artvision Store art exhibition. Jun. 12 -Oct 15/2017 Miami, FL
  • Curators Voice Art Projects Juried show. March 23-28 /2017 Wynwood Miami, FL
  • 30 Years of Hispanic Art. Tampa Bay History Center. Feb. 16/2017 Tampa, FL
  • Share Art Pop Up Gallery. Antiques & Design mall. Nov.26-Dec.26/2016 Art Basel Miami, FL
  • Solo exhibition at Douglas Elliman lobby. Sep.-Oct.2016 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Artopia III “49 Souls” donation. NSU Art Museum. Sep.24/2016 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Art-Rageous. Tedd’s Art Works Gallery. Jun. 6-Aug.5 /2016 Wilton Manors, FL
  • Solo exhibition. Art Serve Gallery. Apr.2016Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Bravo, solo art exhibition. Art Serve Gallery. Jan.2016 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Hope Help Nepal. Art Basel Spectrum. Dec. 2015 Miami, FL
  • Artopia II NSU Art Museum. Nov. 2015 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Bold & Beautiful exhibition. The Atlantic Hotel lobby. Nov. 2015- Apr.2016 Fort Lauderdale beach, FL
  • Art exhibition at Vu new River lobby. Fall-Winter 2015 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Art exhibition. 2013 Gallery. June 2015 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Red Eye exhibition. Art Serve Gallery. Jul. 2015 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • XO Gallery exhibition Jan- May 2013 Wilton Manors, FL
  • Poster commission for St. Petersburg College Hispanic Heritage celebration. Sep. 2007 St. Petersburg, FL
  • Heliconias print commission Tampa General Hospital. Jul. 2007 Tampa, FL
  • First Hispanic-Latino Heritage month. Allstate Center. Oct.2006 St. Petersburg College, FL
  • Freelance artist at Art Inheritage Inc. 2004-2005 Tampa, FL
  • Art consultant at Pacheco’s Art Gallery. 2003-2004 Ybor City. Tampa, FL
  • Festival Calle 8 Kiwanis Club of Little Havana. Nov. 2003 Miami, FL
  • TECO’s Latino art exhibition. TECO Hall. Oct. 2003 Tampa, FL
  • Art exhibition 2nd Annual Die de Asturias. Centro Asturiano. Sep.2003 Tampa, FL
  • Orlando Hispanic Heritage poster contest. Nov. 2002 Orlando, FL
  • Second Religious art exhibition of Hispanic American artists. Wallace Hall Park Ave. Oct. 2000 NYC, NY
  • Religious art show. Auditorium Diego Echavarria.Apr.2000 Itagui, Ant. Col
  • Annual art show Auditorium Diego Echavarria. Jul.1997 Itagui, Ant.Col
  • Art show at El Castillo Art Museum. Nov. 1996 Medellin, Ant. Col
  • Annual art show Auditorium Diego Echavarria. Aug.1996 Itagui, Ant. Col
  • Art teacher at National Academy of Arts.1995-1996 Medellin, Ant. Col
  • Annual art show Auditorium Diego Echavarria. Aug.1995 Itagui, Ant. Col
  • Art Show at Las Americas movie theater. Sep. 1994 Medellin, Ant. Col
  • Art show Flowers Festival at C.C. Villanueva. Aug. 1993 Medellin, Ant. Col
  • First art show at Torremolinos bar. Mar. 1991 Envigado, Ant. Col

Awards

  • Winning artwork for the 2018 RAKFAF Artist of the year. June 2018 
  • Second place winner Hispanic Heritage poster contest. Tampa Museum of art. Oct.2011 Tampa, FL
  • First place winner Arte de America Hispana. Hispanic yellow pages poster contest. Quorum Hotel. Apr.2007 Tampa, FL
  • Second place winner Hispanic Heritage poster contest. West Tampa convention center. Sep.2004 Tampa, FL
  • First place winner Tampa Hispanic Heritage poster contest. West Tampa convention center. Sep.19 2002 Tampa, FL
  • First mention winner at Itagui Artistica art show. CAMI. Oct.1996 Itagui, Ant. Col
  • First place winner of the Movies History mural commission. Las Americas movie theater. Oct.1992 Medellin, Ant. Col

Publications

  • Correo del Golfo Newspaper interview Mar.2018 Emirates 
  • Khaleej TimesNews paper interview. Feb 2018 RAK Emirates
  • Forum. Atlantic Hotel Exhibition.Feb. 2016 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Gold Coast magazine interview. Nov. 2015 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Sun Sentinel newspaper cover for Red Eye Exhibition. Jul. 2015 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Sun Sentinel newspaper interview. Feb.12/2013 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Centro Newspaper interview. Sep. 2011
  • Hispano USA Newspaper interview.Oct 2002 Tampa, FL
  • Nuevo Siglo newspaper interview. Oct. 2002
  • Metro Newspaper Interview. Sep. 2002 Tampa,FL
  • Draftsman for medical books at the Antioquia University.1997-1998 Medellin, Ant. Col
  • Caricatures publications for El Colombiano newspaper. 1994 Medellin, Ant. Col

   

Education

  • Figure drawing with Jon de Martin. Grand Central Academy of Art. 2010 NYC, NY
  • Portrait drawing & painting atelier with Joshua La Rock & Scott Waddell. Grand Central Academy of Art. 2010 NYC, NY
  • Art, publicity & photography. Eladio Velez art school.1995-1998 Itagui, Ant. Col
  • Art workshop. Eladio Velez art school.1986-1989 Itagui, Ant. Col
  • Kids workshop art lessons EEPP.1984 Medellin, Ant. Col