LIVES AND WORKS
LIVES AND WORKS
DATE OF BIRTH
Born in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1963. At an early age he emigrated with his family to Venezuela, where his contacts with established artists such as the painters Alejandro Ríos (nicknamed the color alchemist), José Larosa, Irene Kresz and Wladimir Zabaleta stand out. On his return to Uruguay, he carried out some studies with the artist Juan Storm and his family friendship with the painter Manuel Espínola Gómez influenced him significantly. Thus, begins an investigation through drawing, painting, and sculpture in the development of a personal plastic language.
He has held various individual and group exhibitions mainly in Uruguay and Spain. In this sense, his latest individual exhibition of 25 works at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Montevideo / Uruguay stands out.
Currently he works in his workshop and gallery "Sudestada" in Jesús Pobre / Marina Alta in the province of Alicante, Spain. Sudestada is also a space for the creation, promotion, and dissemination of contemporary art.
1985 Continues his training in a self-taught way
1984 Painting workshops with the artist Juan Storm, Montevideo/ Uruguay
1977-1979 Workshops with expressionist painter José Larosa, Valencia/Venezuela
1974-1976 Painting studies with Master Alejandro Ríos nicknamed "The Alchemist of Light" Maracay /Venezuela
Selection of Solo Exhibitions
2009 Exhibition with 25 works at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Montevideo/ Uruguay
2006 Experimental exhibition "15 days", Espacio Imaginario Sur, creating one work per day in open space, Montevideo / Uruguay
1969 "A" at the Aguerre Gallery in Montevideo / Uruguay, first exhibition at the age of 6 curated by the Uruguayan painter and
professor Vicente Martin.
Selection of Collective Exhibitions & Galleries
2020 Permanent exhibition at Espacio de Arte Sudestada,Jesús Pobre (Denia), Province Alicante/ Spain
2017 Exhibition at los Caracoles Gallery, José Ignacio/ Uruguay
2015 Exhibition at Gallery 6280 Montevideo / Uruguay
2015 Guest participant in the conceptual work (Performance) "Ariadne" of the artist Manuela Aldabe Toribio in Uruguay
2012 Exhibition at Arte 21 Gallery,Almería / Spain
2011 Exhibition "8 Abstracts" at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Montevideo/ Uruguay
2010 Exhibition at the Galería de las Misiones, Montevideo / Uruguay
Workshops & Teaching
Teacher of plastic arts (drawing, painting, installations, sculpture and art history)
2020- current Painting workshops in the Sudestada art space, Jesús Pobre (Denia) Province Alicante / Spain
2019 Aru Ajayu Project – invited to give artistic expression workshop together with the artist Marzio Girola at the Down
Society of Malaga / Spain
2012 - 2013 In charge of image and object workshops of the Urban Cultural Space, aimed at the democratization of cultural rights, managed by the NGO Luna Nueva in MEC-MIDES agreement, Uruguay
2007 Development and conceptualization of Art workshops for children with different abilities for the Therapeutic Space El Molinete in Montevideo / Uruguay
2005 Art and Environment Workshop for children of critical context for the centro comunal no 15, Montevideo / Uruguay – sculptures with non cpnventional materials
1990 – 1993 Artistic advisor of the Gestalt workshops of the Psychologist Huca in Punta del Este /Uruguay
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