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b. Colon, Matanzas Cuba, 1974
Lives/Works:  Miami, FL USA
 
E  D  U  C  A  T  I  O  N :
1996 - 1993
1993 - 1990
1993 - 1990
Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD. BFA, Painting Major 
New World School of the Arts, Miami, FL.
Miami Dade Community College, Dual Enrollment Program, Miami, FL.
 
 
S  O  L  O      E  X  H  I  B  I  T  I  O  N  S :
2011

2009

2005
                                   

1999
                                  
                                 
"Monsters From Within", The Ladder Room, Downtown Miami, FL.

"Mitos II", C.Q. Gallery, Miami, FL.

"Mitos", C.Q. Gallery, Miami, FL.

"The Mist Between Reality and Fantasy", Galeria Arche, Miami, FL.

"Iconography of the surreal", SIBI Art Gallery, Miami, FL.

"Suenos e Imagenes Migrantes II", SIBI Art Gallery, Miami, FL. 

"Suenos e Imagenes Migrantes I", SIBI Art Gallery, Miami, FL.  
 
 
G  R  O  U  P      E  X  H  I  B  I  T  I  O  N  S :
2014 "Coconut Grove Arts Festival" – Booth NE 1, Miami, FL.
 
2013

"Made in the USA", Mano Fine Art, Miami, FL.

"Artistic License", The Coral Gables Museum, Coral Gables, FL.

"Water Rites", BAC Bakehouse Art Complex, Audrey Love Gallery, Miami, FL.

"Artistas Del Mariel 33 Aniversario", Carlos Rafael Fine Art, Miami, FL.

"Part of A Conversation", Mano Fine Art, Miami, FL.                     

 
2012 "Ink", Mandarin Oriental, Downtown Miami, FL.       

"Collections", Andy Vilbalo Alternative Space, Miami, FL.

"Latin Views 2012", University of Connecticut, Alexey von Schlippe Gallery, CT.

"A Midsummer Night’s Dream I", Warehouse Alternative Space, Miami, FL.
 
2011 "Young Blood,So Fresh", Flagler Art Space, Downtown Miami, FL.

"Conceptualizando", Conceptos Gallery, Hialeah, FL.

"Perspectivas", Conceptos Gallery, Hialeah, FL.
 
2010  "Natural Selection", Coconut Grove Festival Gallery Gallery, Coconut Grove, FL.

"I'm From Miami Bitch", IFMB Art Exhibition, Downtown Miami, FL.

"Crossing the Line", Buena Vista Building, Miami Design District, Miami, FL.

"Latin Views 2010", University of Connecticut, Alexey von Schlippe Gallery, CT.

"Farewell to the Sea", Zu Gallery, Little Havana, Miami, FL.

"Group Show", Leal's Gallery,  Little Havana, Miami, FL.
 
2009 "Ronald McDonald All American High School Basketball Game", Bank United
Center at the University of Miami, Miami, FL.
 
2008 "Ancient Times Collection", Miami, FL.

"Soham Alternative Center", Miami, FL.

"Latin Views 2008" University of Connecticut,Alexey von Schlippe Gallery of Art

"Art in the Neighborhood", Little Haiti Cultural Center, Miami, FL.

"The AT Show IV", Miami International University of Art & Design(MIU,)Miami,FL.

"Small Works Exhibit IV", C.Q. Gallery, Miami, FL.
 
2007 "The AT Show", Art Center / South Florida, Miami Beach, FL.
 
2006 "Latin Views 2006", Mystic Art Center, Mystic, CT.

"15 X 15", Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD.

"DAEA Spring Show", Art Center / South Florida, Miami Beach, FL.

"Small Works", C.Q. Gallery, Miami, FL.

"Artchitecture” at the Bentley Bay, Miami Beach, FL.
 
2005   "Marielitos 25 Años de arte en el Exilio", O & Y Gallery, Coral Gables, FL.

"The Art Factory Group Show", The Art Factory Gallery, Hialeah, FL.

"La Asociación Cubana de Mujeres Universitarias Exposición (ACUM)" Miami, FL.
 
2004  "Anatomia de NavFragos", La Parranda Gallery, Miami, FL.
 
2003   "Beyond the Skin", Sono Fine Art Gallery, New York, NY.

"Amalgam", Brickell Village Gallery, Downtown Miami, FL.

"Fine Art Exhibition", The Wallflower Gallery, Downtown Miami, FL.

"The Operation", Vulcan's Liar Gallery, Miami, FL.

"The Collective", Kris Lopez Fine Art Gallery, Homestead FL.

"Group Exhibition", San Carlos Museum, Key West, Fl.
 
2001 "21", Barrio Museum, Downtown Miami, FL.

"Noche Cubana",  Barrio Museum, Downtown Miami, FL.
 
2000    "Grito de Yara ( Unidad Cubana )", Gov. Jeb Bush Gala Presentation, Miami, FL.

"Group Show", Republic Security Bank (Gallery Night), Coral Gables, FL.

"The Heart of Sentiment", The Wallflower Gallery, Downtown Miami, FL.

"Art Attack", The Wallflower Gallery, Downtown Miami, FL.
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"Journey of Souls", Broadway Art, Miami, Fl.
 
1999 "Tendency", Avant Gard Salon, Coral Gables, FL.

"Turmoil", SIBI Art Gallery, Miami, FL.
 
1996    "20th Anniversary Show", Leister Gallery, Westminster, MD.

"Senior Thesis Show", Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD.

"Dia de los Muertos", Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD.

"Prespectiva Latina II", The Eubie Blake Gallery, Baltimore, MD.
 
1995 "Prespectiva Latina I", Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD.

"Junior Independent Show", Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD.

"Personal Narrative", Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD.

"Collection of Drawings", Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD.

"Imagery of the Soul", Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD.
 
1994 "Collection of Life Drawings", Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD.
 
1993   "Senior Thesis Show", New World Gallery, NWSA, Miami, FL.

"Art Deco Festival", New World Booth, South Beach, FL.

"Coconut Grove Arts Festival", New World Booth, Coconut Grove, FL.

"Sights of the Grove", Bacardi Art Gallery, Downtown Miami, FL.
 
 
A  W  A  R  D  S :
2007

2006

2005

1995







1993

Award of Distinction, Dade Art Educators Association, Annual Spring Show

Honorable Mention Award, Dade Art Educators Association, Spring Show

Best in Show Award, Dade Art Educators Association, Annual Fall Exhibition

William Ferguson Merit Scholarship

Seymour Mandeldaum Merit Scholarship

Biography published in the 18th Annual Edition of the National Dean's List

National Dean's List

Honorable Mention Award, National Endowment of the Arts

National Art Honor Society Scholarship

Maryland Institute Scholarship, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD

Presidential Scholarship, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD

Liquitex Excellence in Art Student Grant
 
 
A  R  T  W  O  R  K      P  U  B  L  I  S  H  E  D :
  "Renacimiento Del Gremio En El Siglo", El Nuevo Herald, Artes & Letras, Galleria, XXI Sunday, April 17, 2011, 6D

"Currents", Mystic River Press Vol 21, Issue 24 / Thursday, September 2, 2010

"Latin Views 2008, A Biennial Exhibition Catalogue” University of Connecticut,
Alexey von Schlippe Gallery of Art, CT. page 1 & 2

“Latin Network for the Visual Artist Newsletter" January 2007, Mystic Art   Center, Mystic, CT.                                  -

"Latin Views 2006, A Biennial Exhibition Catalogue", Mystic Art Center,  Mystic, CT. page 7

"Beyond the Skin Catalogue”, Sono Gallery Fine Art, New York, NY., page 6

"The Herald", Arts and Entertainment, May 12, 2005, page 24

"City Link", ( The Art Issue ) Newspaper, October 16, 2002, page 20

"El Golazo", Magazine No. 748, March 26, 2001

"La Revista del Dario", March 16, 2001

"El Nuevo Herald" Newspaper, November 28, 1999, page 12

"El Nuevo Herald" Newspaper, May 27, 1999, page 15

"Generation Ñ", Volume 4 Issue 28, April 1999, page 15

"Selecta" English Translation, September, 1997

"Cigar Afficionado", October, 1997, page 400

"Maryland Institute, College of Art Catalogue" 1996 through 1998

"New World School of the Arts Catalogue", 1993
 
 
C  O  L  L  E  C  T  O  R  S :
  Ricardo Pau-Llosa, Miami, FL

Elizabeth Vanselow, Davie, FL.

Ray Azcuy, Miami, FL.

Mabel Morales, Miami, FL.

Jesus Mesa, Miami, FL.

Jose I. Jimenez, Miami, FL.

Anita Silverio, Brooklyn, NY.

Eugene Gonzales, Norfolk, VA.

Nancy Perez - Crespo, Miami, FL.

Renan  C. Garcia, Coral Gables, FL.

Arturo De Vera, Coral Gables, FL.

Rafael ConSuegra, Miami, FL.

Magaly Machado, Miami, FL.

Simon Seruya, Miami, FL.

Maria Funt, Pembroke Pines, FL.

Fabian Perez - Crespo, Miami Beach, FL.

Abiel Mir, Miami Lakes, FL.

Oscar Tamayo, Miami, FL.

Juan Carlos Rodriguez, Miami, FL.

Dory Mir, Silver Spring, MD.

Abner Mir, Silver Spring, MD.

Abner Clamente, Westchester, FL.

Fernando de Guzman, Westchester, FL.

Mark Rodriguez, Hialeah, FL.
 
 
M  U  R  A  L  S :
  Created Murals for Fantasmic ( My Club-House, LLC.)

Created Murals for the Home of Dianelis Del Castillo

Created Murals for the Home of Mirvat Hammoud

Created Murals for the Home of the President/CEO of AP Visuals, Alain Porven

Created Murals for Shenandoah Middle School Museum Magnet

Created Murals for Palm Dental at Palmetto Hospital

Created Murals for the Towncare Dental at Plantation, Florida

 

   
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