biography

 

Guatemala artist, painter and sculptor.
From an early age always showed his passion for art.
She began to study painting and drawing at 16 years of age. He received his academic training at the University Francisco Marroquín, where he studied architecture and art history, attended the National School of Fine Arts and in workshops with different masters of the plastic in Guatemala, Italy , France and Spain.
She has developed a very personal artistic language. Nature lover, constant source of inspiration through her art expresses the integration between humanity and nature as a inner redemption .

She has 32 solo exhibit  and more than a hundred group exhibitions in galleries, exhibitions, museums, art fairs, biennials and prestigious universities, in different cities of the United States, Mexico, Guatemala, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, France and Italy.

It is worth mentioning some of its exhibitions:

-In January 2014, I participated in the event "Art in the Streets"
It is organized by the Gallery Foundation Rozas Botrán, event dedicated to ecology and conservation of nature, with selection for the participation of 10 renowned national and international visual artists event whose works were exhibited in mupies around Guatemala City .

in the Louisiana Museum Ziegler, "Nouvelle Tendance figurative" in Paris.

Biennale of Latin American Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic,

"Women in Art" Museo de Arte Latinoamericano MOLAA, USA.

Art Fair "Art Miami" Convention Center in Florida.

"VIII Iberoamerican Exhibition" Meridian International Center in Washington DC,

Pablo Neruda Centennial in Chilean Embassy in Guatemala and Frida Kahlo Centennial at the Embassy of Mexico in Guatemala.

Museum of Modern Art in Guatemala, Biennale Paiz of Guatemala,

recently made several solo exhibitions in Italy:

in 2016 "Queen Nature" exhibition at Certosa Cantu Casteggio, Italy.

-In October 2015, Solo Exhibition in the City of Vigevano, Italy.
-In July 2015, Exhibition at the Venice Biennale Pavilion Grenada "Grazie Italia"
-In May 2015 participated in the Venice Biennale in Guatemala Pavilion.

-In 2014 Artist selected, Triennale di Roma
1 saloon "Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale OF ROME"
2 saloon "twine CHIOSTRO OF ROME"
3 saloon "MAGGIORE ART GALLERY OF ROME"

- In 2014, exhibition at the Council Chamber of the Commonwealth of Mornico Losana, Pavia Italy.
-In June 2014, I participated in 4th International Festival of the Art in the Embassy of Iraq to the Holy See organized the IV International Festival of Arts for Peace and Dialogue between Peoples and Religions,
-In May 2015 participated in the Venice Biennale Pavilion in Guatemala.
-In July 2015, Exhibition at the Venice Biennale Pavilion Grenada "Grazie Italia"
His work is in private collections in different countries, buildings and museums.

In December 2013, she participated in the International Art Group Exhibition "Francesco: dal Santo to the Holy Father" held at The Pontifical Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls in Rome.

in Casteggio, Italy, in June 2013.

2012 in Castle MornicoLosana and Gallery La Pigna Rome. And in the Certosa Cantupalazzo

In September 2012, he participated as a selected artist in the International Art Fair "Spoleto", the prestigious gallery, Vatican City, Rome La Pigna,

In November 2012 she received the Honorary Citizenship of the community MornicoLosana in Italy, to raise awareness that community at national and international level through his art.

in 2011 and 2012 at the University of Pavia,

2011 and 2012 in the CantinoneMedievale the Comune Di PietraGiorgi.

His work is in private collections in different countries, buildings and museums.

In 1987 she received the prize for painting at the second National Painting Competition Shell.

In October 2009 she received the medal for "Artist of the Year" by the organization "Artist of the Year in Guatemala." Organized by the Alexander Von Humboldt Institute.

AWARDS
2016 Received the "donna dell'oltrepo Maddalena Carini" award:  Il Lions club Broni Stradella Montalino

-2015, Awarded by "The Ufficio stampa internazionale" award in the 56th Venice Biennale, Italy.

- 2015, granted by the Commissioner of Guatemala Pavilion, Daniele Radini Tedeschi Prize for originality and artistic value of the work on display at the national flag of Guatemala present at the 56th Venice Biennale 2015

 
-In January 2014 he received a diploma from the National Council for Protected Areas "CONAP"
 By express in his work the value of harmonious coexistence between man and nature. in  collaboration with the Foundation Botrán Rozas.
-Prize Paint in the painting contest Gallery La Pigna in Rome. 2014 .
-In November 2012 he received the honorary citizenship of the community of Mornico Losana Italy, to  raise awareness that community nationally and internationally through its Art.
'In October 2009 he received the medal of "Artist of the Year" by the organization "Artist of the Year in  Guatemala". Organized by the Alexander Von Humboldt Institute.
-In 1987 he received the prize for painting at the second National Painting Competition Shell.

PUBLICATIONS
His work has been published in several books and magazines Art,
Catalog Guatemala Pavilion in the Venice Biennale, Editoriale Giorgio MONDADORI

Publications in: la Revista Hola, Revista Stilo, Revista Manzana Marketin, Revista Amiga de Prensa libre,.
Magazine "Arts" of the Dominican Republic, in the journal "Fermenti" of Italy in January 2011 and in art books in Guatemala. In addition to articles in various international media ..

SPECIAL PROJECT
His works are on the labels of Italian wines "Piccinini" wine company PICCININI, northern Italy, with paintings and sculptures by the artist.