BIOGRAPHY

Born in New York, USA, 1943

Died in Bogota, Colombia, 2017

STUDIES

1961-1963 Art Students League, New York, USA.

1960-1963 Pratt Graphic Art Center, New York, USA.

1960-1961 National Academy of Design, New York, USA.

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2018 In Memoriam Homage.

Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogota. Bogota, Colombia.

Museo Rayo. Roldanillo Valle, Colombia.

Museo de Arte de Caldas. Manizales, Colombia.

Museo Bolivariano de Arte Contemporáneo. Santa Marta, Colombia.

Museo de Arte Moderno de Cartagena. Cartagena, Colombia.

Museo del Tolima. Ibague, Colombia.

2017 Cero Gallery. Bogota, Colombia.

2013 Museo de Caldas. Manizales, Colombia.

2012 Galería Dos Casas. Bogotá, Colombia.

2011  Galería Mundo. Bogotá, Colombia.

          Museo de Arte del Tolima. Ibagué, Colombia.

 2010  Museo Bolivariano de Arte Contemporáneo. Paintings

          Santa Marta, Colombia.

          Pinacoteca de la Aduana, Barranquilla, Colombia.

2007 Mitchell Algus Gallery. Mix media paintings, drawings and woodblock prints.

          From 1965 to 1971. Chelsea, New York, USA.

         Recent paintings and woodblock prints. Galería Espacio Alterno,

         Uniandinos. Bogotá, Colombia.

2006 Recent paintings. Museo de Arte Moderno de Cartagena.

         Cartagena, Colombia.

2004 Museo Rayo, Roldadillo. Valle, Colombia.

2003 Andrew Edlin Fine Arts. Chelsea, New York, USA.

2000 Stephen Gang Gallery, Chelsea, New York, USA.

1997 Claudia Carr Gallery. Soho, New York, USA.

         Fundación Gilberto Alzate Avendaño. Bogotá, Colombia.

1996 Museo de Arte Moderno de Cartagena. Cartagena, Colombia.

         Galería Carlos Alberto González. Bogotá, Colombia.

1995 The Alexander S. Onassis Center of NYU. New York, USA.

1989 Galería Sextante. Bogotá, Colombia.

1988 Galerie Verein Blakenese. Hamburg, Germany.

1987 Galería Casa Negret.. Bogotá, Colombia.

1984 Forum Gallery, New York, USA.

         Museo Universitario del Chopo, UNAM. México D.F, México.

1975-76-77-78-80 Lerner Heller Gallery, New York, USA.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Van Der Plas Gallery. New York, USA.

2013  MAMBO. 50 Years, The Collection. Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogota. 

            Bogota, Colombia.

2012  Those who Draw. U.D.C.A  Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales.

             Bogota, Colombia.

 2011 Artist Couples in Colombian Art. Galería Mundo. Bogotá, Colombia.

2011 Altered Papers. Galería Centro Cultural Julio Mario

         Santodomingo. Bogotá, Colombia.

2009  Grau and Friends Quinta Galería. Bogotá, Colombia

2002  The Ellen Powell Tiberino Museum of Contemporary

          American Art. Philadelphia, PA. USA.

2001  Paintings.  Andrew Edlin Fine Arts. Chelsea, New York,

          USA.

2000 10th Anniversary, Art Miami 2000. International Art Exhibition.

          Miami, USA.

1999  Mitologías Privadas. Westbeth Gallery. Nueva York

          EE.UU.

1996 MIRARTE, International Art Fair. Bogotá, Colombia.

1995  MAMBO, Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá

         Colombia. Permanent collection.

1992 Eco Arte. Museo de Arte Moderno de Rio de Janeiro. Brasil

           Traveling exhibition , Spain, Italy, France, Germany

         North and South America.

1981 Friends of the Corcoran. The Corcoran Gallery of Art.

         Washington D.C, USA.

1977 Noemata. Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, New York, USA.

1975  American Academy and National Institute of Arts and Letters.

         New York, USA.

1974 Chrysler Museum, Norfolk. Virginia, USA.

1964 Jewish Museum, Nueva York, USA.

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

Museo de Arte del Tolima. Painting. Ibagué. Colombia.

Museo Bolivariano de Arte Contemporáneo de Santa Marta. Painting. Santa Marta, Colombia.

Pinacoteca de la Aduana. Painting. Barranquilla.

British Museum, Prints. London, UK.

Museo Universitario del Chopo, UNAM. painting. México D.F, México.

MAMBO Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá. Painting. Bogotá, Colombia.

Museo de Arte Moderno de Cartagena. Painting. Cartagena, Colombia.

Hirshhorn Museum. Painting. Washington D.C, USA.

The Museum of Contemporary Art. Prints. Seúl, South Korea.

The Sprengel Museum, Prints. Hanover, Germany.

MOMA, Museum of Modern Art. Prints. New York, USA.

Brooklyn Museum. Prints. Brooklyn, New York, USA.

Library of Congress. Prints. Washington D.C, USA.

Museo Rayo. Prints. Roldanillo, Valle, Colombia.

The Israel Museum. Prints. Gerusalem, Israel.

Stedelijk Museum. Prints. Ámsterdam, Holland.

National Museum of American Art,  Smithsonian Institution.

Prints. Washington D.C, USA.

Philadelphia Museum of Fine Art. Prints. Philadelphia, USA.

Detroit Institute of Fine Art. Prints. Detroit, USA.

AWARDS AND HONORS

 1975 Acquisition of the painting “Death Camp Cart”, by the American Academy and National Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, USA.

1970-1971 Guggenheim Fellowship in the area of printmaking. USA.

1969  Lawrence and Hinda Rosenthal Fellowship through The American Academy and National Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, USA.

PUBLICATIONS

2012  PAISAJE Y PAISAJISMO EN COLOMBIA. Francisco Gil Tovar. Colombia

2011 Revista MUNDO. Olga Lucía Jordán. Artists portraits. Colombia

2009 Museo de Arte Moderno de Cartagena de Indias. Villegas Editores.

1996 Art in America. Commentary by the Art Critic Tram Combs. USA

1975 -76-77-78-80 Arts Magazine. Critic commentaries. USA

1976 Nicholas Sperakis’ Woodcuts. Smyrna Press Publishing.

New York, USA.

1970 The New York Times Sunday Art Review. Critic commentary of the Rhino Horn. Written by Hilton Kramer.

1969 The New York Times Sunday Art Review. Critic commentary of the Rhino Horn. Written by Peter Scheldahl.