BORN

Villa Clara, Cuba, January 9, 1972

EDUCATION

2014        IPS Residency at the IBB Center for Contemporary Arts. Curacao

2006      Art Fellowship, Valencia University, Spain

2001       Master in Iron and Resin, Atelier D’Art Ros Mari, Valencia, Spain

1998       Fine Arts Scholarship granted by Bancaja Foundation, Valencia, Spain

1997        Master in Bronze Casting (under direction of the sculptor Joseph Castell,)

Perpignan, France.

1996      B. A.  Fine Arts,  Universidad Felix Varela, Villa Clara, Cuba

1987       Graduate from San Alejandro National Academy of Arts, Habana, Cuba

1985       Graduate from Elemental School of  Art, EVA Olga Alonso, Villa Clara,

Cuba

COLLECTIVE EXHIBITS

2015       Venice to Expo. Venice

Centro Cultural Matucana 100 Santiago de Chile, Chile

Art.es, Project.  Madrid, Spain

MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami, Miami, FL. USA

2014       Centro de Arte Contemporaneo. Cadiz. Spain (contemporary fine art central)

Art Center, Asturia . Spain.

Fredric Jameson Gallery DUKE, Durham University, NC, USA

 2013      Global Caribbean IV, focus on the Miami Landscape Visual Arts

Contemporary, Miami, FL, USA.

Aluna Art Foundation, Miami, FL ,USA

Tenerife Espacio de Arte (TEA). Canarias Islands. Screens Miami.

             Misterpink, screens-digital video creation series: Miami selections curator

Damian Jordan, Valencia Spain.

Americana, Miramar Cultural Center| Arts Park, Miramar, FL, USA

             Bienal Del Sur Panamá. Panamá

The 8th Floor-stealing base-NY, USA

Contemporary Art Museum [USF] Graphic Studio, Occupying, Building

Tampa, FL, USA

Mister Pink  Gallery, SCREENS, Valencia Spain

2012     Transitional  Bodies, Photo  Week DC,Washington, USA

             Sucedáneos de fe, Convento San Francisco de Asís, Habana, Cuba

2011         III Bienal Del Fin del Mundo, Argentina

Habitar, Construir, Pensar, Centro Cultural Español, Miami, FL, USA

Stenersen Museum, Oslo, Norway

Mocca, Museum of Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada

Cobra Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, Base Paint, Miami, FL, USA

Wynwood Art Fair, Miami, FL, USA

Pinta Art Fair, New York, USA

2010       Scope Miami International Contemporary Art Show, Miami, FL, USA

Frost Art Museum, FIU, Miami, FL, USA

Base Paint, Epic, Miami, FL, USA

Caribbean International Trienal, Museo de Arte Moderno,

Dominican Republic.

IKF – Latin America, Art Auction, Miami, FL, USA

The Freedom Tower – Past is history-future is mystery, Miami, FL, USA

Patria o Libertad, The Freedom Tower, Miami, FL, USA

Laboratorio Evolutivo de Arte Contemporaneo, Dominican Republic

Art Chicago Art Fair, Chicago, IL, USA

Fiart-Palacio de Bellas Artes, Dominican Republic

Miami International Art Fair, Miami, FL, USA

Art Palm Beach Art Fair, Palm Beach, FL, USA

Los Angeles Art Show, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Arte Americas, Miami, FL, USA

Art Shanghai, Shanghai, China

Pinta, Art Fair, London, UK

2009       Durban-Segnini Gallery, Miami, FL, USA

Bridge Art Fair- Miami, FL, USA

Red Dot Art Fair, Miami, FL, USA

Museum Of Latin American Art, Molaa, CA, USA

Art on Track, Chicago Art Track, Chicago, IL, USA

NOBE  67 ART, Miami, FL, USA

2008      Art Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

Collective Cuban Artists, Miami University. Miami, FL, USA

Arteamericas, Miami, FL, USA

First Art Fair Arte al Limite, Santiago, Chile

Circa-Art- Fair, Puerto Rico

2007       Sculpture Key West, Key West, USA

Art Fair, Valencia, Spain

Circa Art Fair, Puerto Rico

Art Fair – Photo, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Arte Latex, University of Valencia, Spain

Aldo Castillo Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

      Arteamericas, Miami, FL, USA

Sculpture Key West by Land, Sea and Sky, Key West, FL, USA

Art Miami, Miami, FL, USA

2006       Hard Core Menu: Samples and Dishes, Miami, FL, USA

Consuming Art – Dot 51 Art Space, Miami, FL, USA

Alejandra Von Hartz Fine Arts, Miami, FL, USA

La Estampa Palacio de Los Cristales, Madrid, Spain

Art Fair, Valencia, Spain

Art Miami, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami, FL, USA

Galeria Nina Menocal, D.F., Mexico.

Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo, Maco, México

2005       Arteamericas, Miami, FL, USA

Art Miami, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami, FL, USA

XIV Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo, Santander, Spain

2004                  Art Basel Design District, Miami, FL, USA

La Estampa Palacio de Los Cristales, Madrid, Spain

Masters’ Mystery Art Show, FIU, Miami, FL, USA

First Annual Juried Photography Exhibition, New York City, NY, USA

Galeriargenta, Valencia, Spain

2003         Arte Digital Diáspora, Studio Soto, Boston, MA, USA

International Art Fair, New York City, NY, USA

Hollywood Biennale, Hollywood, FL, USA

Galeriargenta, Valencia, Spain

2002      Bronxville Art Center, Bronx, NY, USA

2001      Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain

2000     Fundación Bancaja, Valencia, Spain

531 Central Fine Arts Gallery, Saint Petersburg, FL, USA

Gallery Nouveau, San Juan, Puerto Rico

1999        Florida International University, the Art Museum, Miami, FL, USA

1998       Contemporary Art Center Wilfredo Lam, Havana, Cuba

Artistic Center “La Regenta”, Canary Islands, Spain

Gallery Ridel, San Juan, Puerto Rico

1997       Contemporary Art Center Joseph Castell, Perpignan, France

Gallery Albero, Canary Islands, Spin

INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITS

 2015          Museo de Arte Moderno . “Fusion arte y empresa”,Dominican Republic

Cultural Center Matucana 100 Santiago de Chile. Chile

Galeria Nacional de Bellas Artes, Dominican Republic

2007        HIDES – The Silvana Facchini Gallery, Miami, FL, USA

2006        Gallery Matthei, Santiago De Chile, Chile

“Visions” Hardcore, Contemporary Art Space, Miami, FL, USA

2004       “The Right Eye.” Galeriargenta, Valencia, Spain

2003         Galleries at the Interchurch Center, New York City, NY, USA

2002         Bronxville Art Center, Bronx, NY, USA

2001         531 Central Fine Arts Gallery, Saint Petersburg, FL, USA

Gallery Noveau – San Juan, Puerto Rico

2000       Contemporary Art Center Jose Castell, Perpignan, France

1999         Gallery Ridel, San Juan, Puerto Rico

1998       Center of Contemporary Art, Castle San Felipe, Canary Islands, Spain

Without Permit to Travel, Arts and Letters Faculty.  Havana University,

Havana, Cuba

Memories of the Twentieth Century, Center for the Development of Visual

Arts. Havana, Cuba

1997        Arc of Memory, Canary Islands, Spain

1996       Origin, Perpignan, France

1995        Figure Three, Villa Clara, Cuba

HONORS AND AWARDS

2014          Residence at the Institute of IBB. Contemporary Art Center, Curacao

2006        Prize – Sculpture Key West, Key West, FL, USA

Residence at Valencia University, Spain

2003         Cuban Artistic Foundation, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, NYC, NY, USA

2000        First Place, Autumn, Canary Islands, Spain

1998         First Place, Galería Nacional de Artes Plásticas, Villa Clara, Cuba

1993          Honorable Mention, First Center and Gallery Wilfredo Lam, Havana,Cuba.

COLLECTIONS

Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA

Vatican Art Museum, Vatican City.

Venice City. Public Art.

Fundación Bancaja, Valencia, Spain

Contemporary Art Center Joseph Castell, Perpignan, France

Cintas Collection, Miami, FL, USA

Pepe Cabrera Collection, Valencia, Spain

COUNTRIES OF EXHIBITIONS

 Argentina, Canada, Chile, China, Cuba, Dominican Republic, England, France, Greece, Haiti, Italy, Martinique, Mexico, Netherlands, Panama, Puerto Rico, Spain,

United States, Vatican City