EDUCATION                         
1997                New York Academy of Arts, Professor Nelson Shanks, Master Class,

                               New York, NY.            
1985                BFA, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile.
1976                Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Professor Margot Guerra Vial, Painting, 

                               Santiago, Chile.
                        Miguel Venegas Cifuentes, Painting, Santiago, Chile.

AWARDS, GRANTS AND HONORS
2014                Dacia Gallery Artist Competition, New York, NY.

                               First Prize and Representation.
1999-00           Pollock-Krasner Foundation, New York, NY. Grant.
1986                Instituto Cultural de Providencia, Santiago, Chile, Honorable Mention.
1982                Plaza Mulato Gil de Castro, Competencia Nacional de Arte,

                               Santiago, Chile, Honorable Mention.

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014                Dacia Gallery, New York City, NY.
2013                Galeria Art Labbe, Santiago. Chile.
2008                Embassy of Chile, Washington DC. USA.
2005                Chilean Consulate, Realism, New York, NY. USA.
1999-00           Chilean Consulate, Parallel Universe, New York, NY.
1978                Craighouse School, Gustavo Schmidt, Santiago, Chile.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014                Virginia Miller Galleries, Coral Gables, Miami, Florida, USA.
2013                Congreso Nacional, Valparaiso, Chile.
                        National Museum of Catholic Art and Libraries, Washington DC, USA
2012                National Museum of Catholic Art and Libraries at Italian Embassy,

                               Washington DC, USA

                               Canonized Catholic Saints for the year 2012 exhibition.
                         Virginia Miller Galleries, Coral Gables, Miami, Florida, USA.
                         Galeria Art Labbe, Santiago, Chile.
2011                 John Paull II, Cultural Center, Washington DC, USA.
                         Virginia Miller Gallery, Coral Gables, Miami, Florida, USA.
2010                 Historical Society, Washington DC, USA.
                         John Paull II, Cultural Center, Washington DC, USA.
                         National Museum of Catholic Art and History, Washington DC, USA.
                         Virginia Miller Gallery, Coral Gables, Miami, Florida, USA.
2009                 Historical Society, Washington DC, USA.
                         The National Museum of Catholic Art and History, New York, NY. USA.
                         Klaudia Marr Gallery, 15 th Annual Realism Invitational, Santa Fe,

                                New Mexico, USA. 
2008                 The National Museum of Catholic Art and History, New York City, USA.
                         Klaudia Marr Gallery, 15 th Annual Realism Invitational, Santa Fe,

                                New Mexico, USA. 
2007                 Klaudia Marr Gallery, 14 th Annual Realism Invitational, Santa Fe,

                                New Mexico, USA. 
2005                 Simon Patrich Gallery, “From Here to There, Five Magic Realists”, 

                                Vancouver, Canada.
2004                 TASD Gallery, Latin American Artists,Inaugural Show, Miami, Florida.
                         Simon Patrich Gallery, Young Artists, Vancouver, Canada.
                         Elmurst’s Hospital, New York City Hospital Collection Exhibit,, NY.
2003                 Fusion Arts Museum, Inaugural Show, New York, NY.
2001                 Ibero-American Cultural Attachés, 9th Art Salon,

                               Mexican Cultural Institute, Washington DC.
                         Fusion Arts Gallery, Eclectic Artists, New York, NY.
                         Tribes Gallery, Mass Transit, New York, NY.
                         ABC NO RIO Gallery, New York, NY.
                         Doom Gallery, New Jersey.
                         Edlin Fine Arts @ Seiren Studios, New York, NY.
2000-01            Ibero-American Conference, Still lives from Ibero-America,

                               Washington DC.
                         The Artist Museum, Artistas Chilenos, Washington DC.
1999                 Organization of American States, Three Contemporary Chilean Painters,

                               Washington DC.
                         Upstream Gallery, Competition Show, Dobbs Ferry, New York.
                         International Monetary Fund, Annual Gala and Exhibition,

                               Washington DC.                          

1996                 Sound Shore Gallery, Cross River, New York.
1989                 Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Chiloé, Chile.
                         Latin American Painters Association, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
                         Praxis Gallery, Santiago, Chile.
1988                 Embassy of Israel, Concurso de Arte, Santiago, Chile.
1987                 Embassy of Israel, Concurso de Arte, Santiago, Chile.
1986                 Instituto Cultural de Las Condes, Salon de Estudiantes,

                               Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile.
                         Instituto Cultural de Providencia, Pintando Providencia, Santiago, Chile.
1984                 Pontificia Universidad Católica, Salon de Estudiantes, Santiago, Chile.
1983                 Pontificia Universidad Católica, Festival Canta Gallo. Santiago, Chile.
                         Instituto Cultural de Providencia, Pintando Providencia, Santiago, Chile.
                         Universidad Católica de Talca, Dos pintores Jóvenes, Talca, Chile,
                         Parque Metropolitano, Casa de la Cultura, Santiago, Chile.
                         Hotel Galerías Holliday Inn, Muestra de Artistas Jovenes, Santiago, Chile.
1982                 Plaza Mulato Gil de Castro, Competencia Nacional de Arte,

                               Santiago, Chile.
                         Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Muestra de Estudiantes,      

                               Santiago, Chile.
1980                 Colegio San Juan Evangelista, Concurso Estudiantil, Santiago, Chile.