Daniel Icaza

Escazu, Costa Rica
During my life time I have and continue to create art from many different materials and for various reasons, to convey an emotion, as a response to the world around me, as a form of meditation or perhaps for the simple act of creating.

Work Experience

World Championship Belt Buckle Competition

Co-Judge

Co - Judge of the 3rd Annual World Championship Belt Buckle Competition
April 2014 - April 2014 Bozeman, Montana, United States

Montana State University

Workshop Instructor

Mokume-Gane Workshop Instructor
April 2014 - April 2014 Bozeman, Montana, United States

Montana State University

Visiting Artist

Visiting Artist Lecture
April 2014 - April 2014 Bozeman, Montana, United States

Escuela De Joyeria Artistica Crisol

Workshop Instructor

Etching Workshop Instructor
March 2014 - April 2014 San José, Costa Rica

ACAV

Exhibited Artist

ACAV group exhibition, "Rizomas"
July 2013 - August 2013 San José, Costa Rica

World Championship Belt Buckle Competition

2013 First Place Award Winner

-2012: World Championship Belt Buckle Competition (Online/Montana State University)
-2013: World Championship Belt Buckle Competition, First Place Award Winner (Online/Montana State University)
2012 - 2013 Bozeman, Montana, United States

Centro Cultural Costarricense Norteamericano

Solo Exhibition

Monetary Bondage solo exhibition
May 2013 - June 2013 San José, Costa Rica

Red Dot Miami

Exhibited Artist

December 2012 - December 2012 Miami, Florida, United States

5th Beijing International Art Biennale

Exhibited Artist

Selected to participate in the 5th Beijing International Art Biennale 2012.
2012 - 2012 Beijing, China

Chianciano Art Museum

Exhibited Artist

Was selected to participate in the Biennale of Chianciano 2011, with selected pieces from "Monetary Bondage" and "Universal Metaphor".
Awarded the "Leonardo Award for Applied Arts Second Prize"
September 2011 - September 2011 Tuscany, Italy

Galeria Kandinsky

Represented Artist

This gallery currently represents my 2D work and has original artwork for sale.
January 2011 - San Pedro, Costa Rica

Blink Gallery

Represented Artist

Represented artist, exhibited work from "Universal Metaphor".
2009 - 2010 Phoenix, Arizona, United States

ASU BFA Group Exhibition

Exhibited Artist

Arizona State University Graduation Show.
March 2010 - March 2010 Tempe, Arizona, United States

Yuma Art Symposium

Exhibited Student Artist

2009 - 2009 Yuma, Arizona, United States

Education

Arizona State University

BFA, Metals and Jewelry

2006 - 2010 Tempe, Arizona, United States

Escuela De Joyeria Artistca Crisol

Jewelry Apprenticeship

2005 - 2006 San José, Costa Rica

Languages

Spanish (Native),
English (Native),

Awards

The Center For Craft Creativity And Design

2010 Windgate Fellowship Recipient

201003

Chianciano Art Museum

Leonardo Award for Applied Arts Second Prize

201109

World Championship Belt Buckle Competition

First Place Award Winner

2013

Skills

Acrylic Painting, Casting, Construction, Drawing, Fabrication, Filigree, Graphic Design, Material Preparation, Materials, Mold Maker, Molding, Soldering, Welding,