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Artist in Residency (2013-2014) at the Deering Estate at Cutler (Miami, FL)
·         Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA
Master in Fine Arts candidate
·         University of California, San Diego, CA 1985-1987
Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts, Studio with a minor in Science
·         San Diego Mesa College, San Diego, CA 1983-1987
Associate of Arts
·         Instituto Escuela, Caracas, Venezuela 1982
Elementary to High School
·         J. Powers & Company public relations and marketing
·         Deborah Byrns (Go Team) consulting, public relations and project manager
·         Jeffrey Crussel Gallery
·         Sensory Evolution Gallery (Steven Styles, owner and curator)
·         Lions Club of America 2006-2010
·         Bakehouse Art Complex: Resident artist and Artist Representative on the Board
·         American Tae Kwon Do Association and World Tae Kwon Do Federation 1983-1995
·         United Way of Miami and Hands on Miami: Volunteer artist
·         "Recent Work" Miami Beach Botanical Gardens Gallery (Solo), April 2014
·         Deering Estate Arts Festival: outdoor installation April-March 2014
·         "SIRENA" Miami International Airport Central Terminal Gallery, Group Show, Spring 2014
·         “Espacio Para Tus Suenos” Ford en Espanol, The Artisan Lounge, Miami, FL 2013
·         "Tiburon" at Futurama, Calle Ocho, Miami, FL 2013-2014
·         "Seeing Double" Swenson Gallery 2013 (BAC)
·          Gallery 101, Fort Lauderdale, FL 2013
·         "Papering" at Audrey Love Gallery (BAC) 2013
·         “Two of a Kind” Bakehouse Art Complex Gallery, Miami, FL 2013
·         “Tree Wrap VI” permanent collection, Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, Fort Smith, AR 2013
·         “Tree Wrap V” Art in the Streets 2013-14, Lafayette, Colorado
·         “Multiplicus” solo exhibition, The Studios of Key West, Key West, FL 2013
·         “From Cutler to Paris” Deering Estate Park, Miami, FL 2012
·         “Understory” The Studios of Key West, Key West FL 2012-2013
·         “Inspired” Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL 2012
·         “Sculpture Exhibition” Art Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers FL 2012
·         “Greener” The Projects Exhibition Space, Fort Lauderdale, FL 2012
·         “Exhibitionism” East Wing IX  permanent collection, The Courtauld, London UK
·         “Untitled” artwork and installations, Bloomingdales, Boca and Aventura, FL 2011
·         “What Appears To Be” LMNT Gallery, Miami, FL 2011
·         “Go Figure” Bakehouse Art Complex Gallery, Miami, FL 2011
·         “Structure” Bakehouse Art Complex Gallery, Miami, FL 2011
·         “Optimum Multiplicity” solo exhibition, Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers, FL 2011
·         “Sea Life” solo exhibition, Alhambra Antiques, Coral Gables, FL 2010-2011
·         “Olympic Sculpture Exhibition” and other exhibitions, Loomis Hall, Blaine, WA 2010-2011
·         “Simple Complexity” solo exhibition, UMAINE Gallery, Bangor, ME 2010
·         “Best” Crussell Fine Arts, Santa Ana, CA 2010
·         “Untitled” Cafeina Lounge and Gallery, Miami, FL 2010
·         “Insecticide “ The Loft at Liz, Los Angeles, CA 2010
·         “Water” Bakehouse Art Complex Gallery, Miami, FL 2010
·         “Blurring the Line” Bakehouse Art Complex Gallery, Miami, FL 2009
·         “Recently Acquired” Miami Dade College Gallery, Miami, FL 2009
·         “Sensory Overload” Bakehouse Art Complex Gallery, Miami, FL 2009
·          “250” Crussel’s Fine Arts, Santa Ana, CA 2009-2010
·          “Heaven & Earth” outdoors sculpture exhibition, Carkeek Park, Seattle, WA 2009
·         “Fashionista” Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA 2009
·         “Untitled” Haveli’s Furniture and Design, Miami, FL 2009
·         “Untitled” Latitude Zero Gallery, Orlando, FL 2009
·         “Untitled” Chrome Gallery, Miami, FL 2009
·         “Various Exhibitions” 1st & 21st Studios & Gallery, Miami FL 2007-2009
·         “Sculpted Green” City of Bellevue City Hall, City of Bellevue, WA 2008
·         “Living in Miami” and “Treat of Light” solo exhibitions, Silvana Facchini Gallery, Miami FL 2001-2007
·         “Assembly Required” World Arts Building, Miami, FL 2004
·         Live work, consulting, murals and exhibitions for Café Tu Tu Tango: Miami, FL, Aventura, FL and Orange City, CA 1992-2000
·         Deering Estate Art Festival 1991
·         Group exhibitions (Natural Curiosities and Sirena), Central Terminal Gallery: Miami International Airport,  2012 and 2014
·         Art in the Streets 2013, Lafayette, Colorado 2013-2014
·         Everett Community College (1% program) Sculpture Loan Program, Everett, WA 2009-present
·         City of Bellevue City Hall Sculpted Green, City of Bellevue, WA 2008
·         Heaven & Earth exhibition at Carkeek Park, Seattle, WA 2009
·         Philip and Belinda Frost Museum of Art, Aesthetics & Values program exhibition at Florida International University, Miami, FL
·         Cahoon Museum of American Art outdoor installation, Cotuit, MA
·         Savannah College of Art & Design, permanent collection, The Hive and Kiah Hall, Savannah, GA
·         The Courtauld East Wing IX, permanent collection, London, UK
·         University of Maine Museum of Art, permanent collection, Bangor ME
·         Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, permanent collection, Fort Smith, AR
·         James Royal Hotel, permanent collection, Miami Beach, FL
·          Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, permanent collection at Webster’s Woods,  Port Angeles, WA
·         Trump Towers (The Related Group), permanent sculptural installation in the lobby of tower III, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 2009
·         Overture Art Fair with Sensory Evolution Gallery, Art Basel week 2012
·         Miami Independent Thinkers Art Fair, Art Basel week 2009 and 2012
·         Design Fairchild Festival, Fairchild Tropical Gardens November 2011
·         Arts For A Better World Art Fair, solo booth and large installation at main entrance, Art Basel week 2010
·         Miami International Art Fair, Jacobo Karpio Gallery and Bakehouse Art Complex 2010
·         Art Aqua: Cotuit (ME) solo booth 2008
·         Art Basel Switzerland, Jacobo Karpio Gallery/Silvana Facchini Gallery 2007
·         Taste of the Grove Festival, Coconut Grove, FL, 1St Place Booth design/fabrication for Café Tu Tu Tango1995
·         Deering Estates at Cutler Art Festival 1992
·         ULTRA Music Festival, Art Installations, Miami, FL 2008 and 2009
·         Norwood Elementary School: mural collaboration with the Hands on Miami and the United Way, Miami, FL 2013
·         PL8 Kitchen: commissioned art work, Fort Lauderdale, FL 2011
·         Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art: commissioned by museum to reproduce two large scale murals by local designers, Fort Lauderdale, FL 2011
·         Captain Morgan on The Rocks: Holland America/Carnival Cruise Line, commissioned art work, Half Moon Cay, Bahamas 2010
·         John Lennon mural (Hands on Miami): Miami (Wynwood), FL 2010
·         The Vagabond Lounge Mural: commissioned art work, “Transcendental Vagabonds,” Miami, FL 2009
·         John Dough Restaurant: commissioned art work, Provincetown, MA 2008
·         Saki Lounge: commissioned art work, Provincetown, MA 2008
·         Chispa Restaurant: commissioned art work, Miami, FL 2008
·         11 St. DINER:  commissioned art work, Miami Beach, FL 2005-2008
·         GO TEAM: Over 200 commercial murals, signs, lettering and custom faux finishes created for retail stores, malls common areas and outdoor walls under the direction of the Go Team designers 2008-present
·         Karma Restaurant: commissioned art work, Coral Gables, FL 2006
·         Booker T. Washington High School (Hands on Miami): mural Miami, FL 2005
·         Marriot Beach Resort: commissioned mosaic floor project, Hollywood Beach, FL 2005
·         Alexa & Jack: commissioned art work, Miami Beach, FL 2004
·         Feinberg Fisher Elementary (Hands on Miami): mural Miami Beach, FL 2003
·         Bay Point School (Hands on Miami): mural Miami, FL 2004
·         Bali Furniture: commissioned art work, Fort Lauderdale, FL 2000
·         Café Tu Tu Tango: The Block, Orange City, CA 1998
·         Groove Jet Nightclub: commissioned art work, Miami Beach, FL 1998-2001
·         Splash Restaurant: commissioned art work, Fort Lauderdale, FL 1997
·         Sweet Donna’s Restaurant: commissioned art work, Miami, FL 1997
·         Pacific Beach Elementary School: mural San Diego, CA 1987
·         Black Police and Courthouse Museum: consultant, curator and display manager 2010-2012
·         The Heart Gallery: consultant, curator and display manager 2011-2012
·         1st & 21st Studios and Gallery: consultant, curator and display manager of monthly exhibitions 2007-2009
·         Silvana Facchini Gallery: consultant, curator assistant, artist: 2001-2006
·         Art Handler at Bass Museum (Miami Beach, FL); Fort Lauderdale Museum (Fort Lauderdale, FL); Art Palm Beach in 2002 (Palm Beach, FL); Miami Beach Convention Center during Art Basel week 2002 (Miami Beach, FL); and Art Miami in 2001 and 2010 (Miami, FL)
·         Miami International Art Fair: Bakehouse Art Complex booth, Art Handler/Installer 2010
·         Display Works, Miami, FL 1990-present (Art and Design for the retail industry)
·         Jay Camire & Co., Miami, FL; Palm Beach, FL; Fort Lauderdale, FL; Tampa, FL; Los Angeles, CA 1994-present (Art and Design for the retail industry)
·          Retail Resources, Boston, MA (Art and Design for the retail industry)
·         The Mills Corporation: Madrid (Spain); Toronto (Canada); Plantation, FL; Atlanta, GA; Baltimore, MD; Katy, TX; Pittsburg, PA; Orange City CA; St. Louis, MO and  Denver, CO
·         Westfield Corporation: Topanga, CA; Twelve Oaks, MI and Minneapolis, MD
·         Taubman Corporation: Miami, FL; Tampa, FL; Palm Beach, FL; Detroit, MI and Chicago, IL
·         General Growth Corporation: Atlanta, GA and Plano, TX
·         Rouss Corporation: Miami, FL and Tampa, FL
·         Café Tu Tu Tango: Miami, FL; Aventura, FL and Orange City, CA
·         Himmarshee and Vicino’s Restaurants, Fort Lauderdale, FL
·         Euro Café and Club, Provincetown, MA
·         SAKI Lounge, Provincetown, MA
·         John Doe, Province Town, MA
·         Il Refugio Café, Bellingham, WA
·         Ghirardelli/Lindt, Miami Beach, FL
·         PL8 Kitchen, Fort Lauderdale FL
·         The Mission Nightclub, Miami Beach, FL
·         Liquid Nightclub, Miami Beach, FL
·         Groove Jet Nightclub
·         LUA Bar and Lounge, Miami, FL
·         Aventura Mall, Aventura, FL
·         Narciso Rodriguez new fragrance USA release event, (Miami Beach, FL) 2007
·         Educate Tomorrow: yearly donations of art work for silent auctions
·         Deering  Estate at Cutler: volunteer (Miami Dade Park) 2013-present
·         Mural Tucker Elementary: mural designs and planning stages for art in their garden 2012-2013
·         Police Athletic League Boxing Gym: mural designs and executions 2012
·         Bakehouse Art Complex: Board of Directors (BOD) Artist Representative (liaison between the BOA and approximately 70 artists) 2010-2011
·         Miami Heart Gallery: mural designs and executions 2010-present
·         Black Police and Courthouse Museum: mural designs and executions 2010
·         Miami Metro Zoo: live painting at fund raising events 2007
·         United Way/Hands on Miami: mural designs and executions 2003-present
·         American Cancer Society: live painting at fund raising events 2004
·         La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art: Chris Burden installation assistant 1987
·         Coconut Grove Arts Festival 2013 (50th year edition) Sculpture Selection Juror
·         Jordan Wines, 4on4 Competition, Second Runner-Up 2012
·         Hands on Miami, Volunteer Artist of the Year 2011
·         Taste of the Grove Festival, 1St Place for booth design and fabrication for Café Tu Tu Tango1995
·         WPBT2 Art Loft: Featured Segment (Airs Spring 2014)
·         The Dead Files (The Travel Channel) Featured Sketch Artist; airs June 2014.
·         Irreversible Magazine 2013 (Art Basel Miami beach 2013 edition)
· Article 2012
·         Sun Sentinel Article May 2012
·         The Miami Herald Featured Article August 2011
·         HGTV’s Color Splash 100th Episode Jan 2011: Featured Artist
·         HGTV’s Color Splash Holiday Special Nov-Dec 2011: Featured Artist
·         The River Weekly News 2011
·         REV Magazine 2011
·         Fort Myers Florida Weekly 2011
·         Focus Magazine SWFL 2011
·         WSVN Deco Drive 2010 Emmy Nominated Episode
·         Design District Magazine 2010 Front Cover
·         Rum Lime Productions: FIU Frost Museum Video
·         Miami New Times 2010
·         The Examiner 2010, 2011 and 2012
·         Bangor Daily News 2010
·         UMAINE Newspaper The Maine Campus 2010
·         WABI TV 5 2010
·         Into the Night with Chris Wakefield Radio Interview 2009
·         Cape Cod Today 2008
·         Various television and newscasts interviews in Miami, Maine and Seattle
·         Various reposts of articles and interviews also in other languages on the world wide web
·         Fine artist abilities in painting, drawing, sculpture and installations
·         Training, team leader, general management skills.
·         Translating and executing the needs of designers and architects for site specific projects
·         Consultant for various industries: design, retail, gallery and museum
·         Art handler installer, picture framing and art restoration
·         Wide range of practical useful art related skills and general knowledge of studio and workshops tools and techniques, design and installation, boom lift and fork lift operation, Photo Shop and basic Web design
·         Commercial painting skills
·         Illustration
·         Illustrator for UCSD Guardian, University of California, San Diego 1986-1987
·         Video, photography and editing (basic to intermediate skills)
GS. May 2014