curriculum vitae

 
MUESTRAS  PERSONALES

2015 ” La  Rueda  Recreada ”  12  bienal Habana, mayo 22 – junio 22, Hotel Florida, Habana vieja.

2013 ” The  wheel  Revisited ” , ARCH gallery miami  fl nov 8 to Jan31 2014

2013  ” Habana : Enigma de las Ruinas “, Fototeca de Cuba  May 10 to June, La Habana, Cuba

2013  ” Habana : Enigma de las Ruinas “, Collage Gallery Coral Gables, Jan 4 to Feb 4, Miami, FL

2012  ” Creative Minds “, Boswell and Mourot Gallery, March 24 to April 14, Little Rock, Arkansas

2011  ” Neochromatic “, Cremata  Gallery  Miami, Abril 2011, FL

2009  ” Fragmentary Memory î, ArtFormz Gallery, February 13 to March 10, Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL

2008  ” Convergence “, Orange Park International Gallery, December 05 to January 14, Tampa, FL

2005  ” Lo que Cuba USA “, by AzucArt Gallery, April, Coral Gables, Miami, FL

2004  ” Cuba Yes, Yankee See “, Matthews Gallery, October 1 – 29. Tampa, FL

2003  ” Malanga Se Fue “, HCC Dale Mabry Campus Art Gallery, Tampa, FL

2000  ” Rescue from Reality “, Fusion Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL

1993  ” Habana, Cabaña, Papaya “, 18 Thirteen Gallery, Ybor City, Tampa, FL

1993  ” Desde La Habana a Santo Domingo “, Casa de Teatro Gallery, Dominican Republic

1992  ” Between Two Rivers “, Wilfredo Lam Art Gallery, Universidad U.C.E, San Pedro de Macoriis, Dominican Republic

1981  ” Ciudad Libertad “, Technological School Gallery, Habana, Cuba

 

COLLECTIVE SHOW

2013  Urban Statement “, Miguel Rodez Art Projects,  April 20, Miami FL

2013  ” Humanscape”, William V. Musto Cultural Center, April 13, Union City, NY

2012  ” Arte y urbe: Motivos para Habitar” , Kertiles Art Space, November 9, Miami, FL

2012 ” La Patrona del Sol”, Ta Project Gallery, August 18 – September 11, Miami, FL

2011 ” Wynwood ART FAIR ” Octuber 21 – 23 , Miami, FL

2011 ” Cafe”,The Journeys of Cuban Artists, Sangre de Cristo Art Center, Pueblo Colorado

2011 ” Arte Americas “. Miami Beach Convention Center, March 25 – 28, Miami, FL

2010 “Abstractomicina”, Cremata Gallery Nov 30 – January 30,2010, Miami, FL

2009 “Aqua Art Fair “, Booth # 26  Artformz Gallery, Wynwood Art District, December, Miami, FL

2009  “Money Makes Art” Art Forum Gallery- November 10 to January 5, 2009, Miami, FL

2009 ” Welcome”, Artformz Gallery, Wynwood Art District, May to June 9, Miami, FL

2009 ” Habana Biennal 10 “ Proyecto las Banderas at Expo Cuba, April 27 to May 24, La Habana, Cuba

2008 ” Reconnoiter “, Miami Art Show at 1 Brickell Square 801 Brickel Ave, June 5, Miami, FL

2008 ” Perspectives “, Cultural Embrace at Orange Park Gallery International, May 9, Tampa, FL

2007 ” Identity in Progress”, Flight 19 Gallery, sponsored by the City of Tampa, November 7, FL

2007 ” Avanrt Guard”, Tampa Museum of Fine Art , April 14 –  May 20, FL

2006 ” 4th All Florida Juried Exhibition”, The Arts Centerís Juror by Donald Kuspit, Sept.8- Oct. 29, Tampa,FL

2006 ” Art After ”  Dark Tampa Museum of Art, May19, FL

2005 ” Nuevas Voces Latinas ” Exhibition Webber Center Gallery, Oct. 20 – Dec. 12, Ocala, FL

2005 ” Gasparilla Art Festival “, March, Tampa, FL

2004 ” Cuerpos Pintados”, AzucArt Gallery, Coral Gables, November 5, Miami,

2004  ” Ser Libre “, Gala Corina, November 5, Tampa, FL,

2004  ” Oye Tampa “, Covivant Gallery, July 23, Tampa, FL

2004  ” Oye Tampa “, Spain Restaurant,  February 26, Tampa, FL

2003  ” Milagro “, Gala Corina, November 7, Ybor Square, Tampa, FL

2003  ” Sola Creo “, The Pier , June 13-15, St.Petersburg, FL

2002  ” Tyen Temple “,  Gala Corina, November 8, Tampa, FL

2002  ” Café II “, The Journeys of Cuban Artist, Gallery of Contemporary Art, October 11 ñ November 2, University of Colorado Spring,

2002  ” Urban Swankî, The Museum of Fine Arts, October 11, St. Petersburg, FL

2002 ” Ciguaraya “, Hyde Park Fine Art Gallery, Octuber 4 – 26, Tampa, FL 2000 ” Valentine Peep Show # 2 “, Hyde Park Fine Art Gallery, February, Tampa, FL

1999 ” ABC “, September, Atlanta, Ga

1999 ” Bay Area Artist “, Fusion Gallery, July, St. Petersburg, FL

1999 ” Three by Three: Kis, Diaz and Portieles “, Hyde Park Fine Art Gallery, June, Tampa, FL

1999 ” Valentine Peep Show “, Hyde Park Fine Art Gallery, February, Tampa, FL

1998 ” sHOTEL (L) “, Tahitian Inn, Tampa, FL

1997 ” Swank ëO Roma “, 18 Thirteen Gallery & Silver Meteor Gallery, Tampa, FL

1997 ” BRAC Bird Road Art Connection “, 18Thirteen Gallery & Silver Meteor Gallery, Miami – Tampa, FL

1997 ” Art Connection “, The Consulate General of Mexico, Miami, FL

1996 ” Marais, Paul, Portieles “, 18 Thirteen Gallery, Ybor City, Tampa, FL

1996 ” Nocturne des Arts “, Florida Orchestra Benefit, 18 Thirteen Gallery, Tampa, FL

1995 ” Collateral Collective Show “, Educational Leadership Lobby Center, Orlando, FL

1995  ” Collective Show “, La Boheme Gallery, Coral Gables, FL

1995  ” A Preview of This Year Talent “, Moss Gallery, Port Charlotte, FL

1994  ” Enigma (Diversion I) “, Artist Unlimited, Tampa, FL

1994   ” Herencia Española de las Artes “, Sociedad Cubana, Orlando, FL

1994   ” Hispanic Heritage Collective “, Hillsborough Community College, Ybor City, Tampa, FL

1993   ” Tampa Hispanic Heritage Art Expo ” Hillsborough Community College, Tampa, FL

1992  ” Evening at the Vonoy Hotel “, SunCoast Hospital Foundation, St. Petersburg, FL

1990  ” Collective Exhibit “, Eduardo Abela Workshop, Habana, Cuba

1990  ” La Habana Biennal Collateral Collective Exhibits “, Students of Superior Institute of Art I.S.A., Habana, Cuba

1990   ” Collective Exhibits Award “, Bulgaria and other European Nations

1984   ” Three by Three “, Wilfredo Lam Gallery, Habana, Cuba

1981   ” Contest of Fine Arts “, San Alejandro School of Art, Habana, Cuba

1979   ” Exhibits of Selected Student Works “, Tecnologico Ciudad Libertad Gallery, Habana, Cuba

 

AWARDS  and   RECOGNITION

2009      Recipient of Individual Artist Grant of 2009 , Art Council Hillsboroug,              Tampa, FL

2008     Award of   Distinction, Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival, April, Orlando, FL

2008     PBS Interview, Hosted by Natasha del Toro, Tampa, FL

2007     Mural at Macfarlane Park, Selected by the City of Tampa Art Division, FL

2007   Best of the show, Gasparilla Festival of the Arts, March 2- 4, Tampa, FL

2006   Art for life, Voice Auction, September 30, at Higgins Hall (Merit Award), Tampa, FL

2006    Spanish Heritage 20th Anniversary, Tampa Museum of Art, September 14 (2nd place)

2005    Raymond James, Gasparilla Festival of Arts, March 5 (Merit Award), Tampa, FL

1997    Best Upcoming Artist, Weekly Planet Newspapers Annual Best of the Bay, Tampa, FL

1993    Honorable Mention, Seventh Annual Tampa Hispanic Heritage Poster Contest, Tampa, FL

1986     Award in Fine Arts, Salon Playaí86, Habana, Cuba

1984     Recognized in Drawing Contest, San Alejandro, Cuba

1980     Drawing Award, Ciudad Libertad, Habana, Cuba

 

FINE ARTS PROFESSIONAL

 1990-1991    Professor of Artistic Drawing and Architectural Design, Universidad Central del  Este (UCE), San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic

1987-1990    Professor of Art , Economy School, Municipio Playa, Cuba

1986-1987    Professor of Art , Politecnico Amistad, Habana, Cuba

1983-1985    Professor of Fine Arts, Renato Guitart High School, Municipio Playa , Cuba

 

ARTS EDUCATION

1990             Attended the Seminar at the Rene Portocarrero  Serigraphy Workshops  Habana, Cuba

1988             Studied in the I.S.A Institute of Superior Fine Arts Habana, Cuba

1986             Graduate of San Alejandro School of Fine Arts  Habana, Cuba

1980-1986    Attended Eduardo Abela Fine Arts Workshop  Habana, Cuba

1981             Graduate of Ciudad Libertad School of Sign and Interior Design  Habana, Cuba