Curriculum Vitae (Honors)

SELECTED AWARDS, GRANTS AND HONORS


Artists-in-Residency of the City of Ponce, Ponce, Puerto Rico

Guest of Honor, 2nd Guanlan International Print Biennial, International Print Village, Guanlan, China

Artist-in Residence, Guanlan Print Base Industry

Award, Best Exhibition of the Year in Contemporary Media, The International Association of Critics of Art (AICA), San Juan, Puerto Rico, 2007

Artist-in-Residence Grant, The Museum Archive Caribbean University in Puerto Rico, Bayamón, Puerto Rico, 2007

Artist-in-Residence Grants, The Museum of the History of Ponce, Ponce, Puerto Rico, 2006

Honor, Panel discussion on The Ancestral Confession: Historical Evidence of a City Exhibition, The International Day of Museums, The Museum of the History of Ponce, Ponce, Puerto Rico, 2006

Honor, A web cast conversation transmitted between The Caribbean University, the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College and PRDREAM.COM in New York City sponsored by The Museum of the History of Ponce, Ponce, Puerto Rico, 2006

Individual Artist Award, Hope Community, New York, N.Y., 2006

Individual Artist Award, New York State Council for the Arts, New York, N.Y., 2006

Honorable Award in Drawing Category, The 10th International Biennial of Print and Drawing Exhibition 2001, R.O.C., Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

Cultural Distinction, Laurel-2000, La Casa Cultural de la Herencia Puertorriqueña, New York, New York, 2000

Artist-in Residence, Alfonso Arana Foundation Award, Paris, France, 1999-2000

Prize Winner, Painting, Institute of Puerto Rico, New York, New York, 1997

Honorable Mention, The Puerto Rican Association of Art Critics (AICA), Ascribe to the International Association of Art Critics with Place en Paris and Affiliated to the UNESCO, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1997

Gold Medal Winner, Painting, 3rd Caribbean and Central America Biennial of Painting, Museum of Modern Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 1996

Cultural Distinction, The Immortals of Sports and Culture, Social Civic Club of La Playa de Ponce, Playa de Ponce, Puerto Rico, 1995

Proclamation, Artist of the City of Ponce, Municipal Government of Ponce, Ponce, Puerto Rico, 1992

Certificate, Artistic Achievement, The School of Law, Catholic University of Puerto Rico, Ponce, Puerto Rico, 1992

Fellowship, 1991-92 Artist’s Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, New York, 1991

Fellowship, Artist-in-Residence, Byrdcliffe Arts Colony, Woodstock, New York, 1991

Certificate, Certificate of Eligibility for Final Competition, The 5th International Biennial of Print and Drawing Exhibit: 1989 ROC, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC, 1991

Certificate, City of New York: Artist’s Certification, Department of Cultural Affairs, New York, New York, 1989

Certificate, Bronx Community College, City University of New York, Business & Professional Development Institute: Artist in the Marketplace 1988/89, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, New York, 1989

Certificate, Certificate of Eligibility of Final Competition, The 4th International Biennial of Print: 1989 ROC, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC, 1989 Fellowship, Artist-in-Residence, New York State Council on the Arts, Longed Arts Project, Bronx, New York, 1988 Fellowship, Artist-in-Residence, Bronx Council on the Arts, Longed Arts Project, Bronx, New York, 1988

Certificate, Certificate of Eligibility for Final Competition, The 3rd International Biennial of Print: 1987 ROC, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC, 1987

Exhibition Grant, Cooperative de Saguaros Multiples, Hat Rye, Puerto Rico, 1986

Medal Winner, International Arts Competition-New York, 112 Street Gallery, New York, New York, 1986

Certificate, Certificate of Excellence in Printmaking, International Art Competition-New York, 112 Street Gallery, New York, New York, 1986

Certificate, Certificate of Participation, II Cab Frio International Print Biennial, Cab Fir, Brazil, 1985

Grant, Graduate Research Travel Grant, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 1985

Fellowship, Advanced Opportunity Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 1983 – 1986

Honorable Mention, VI San Juan Biennial of Latin American Printmaking, Institute of Puerto Rican Culture, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1983

Exhibition Grant, Financiero Banks of Puerto Rico, 1983

Honorable Mention, First Annual Exhibition of Works on Paper, Queensboro, Community College, Queens, New York, 1982

Scholarship, Printmaking Workshop, Inc., Workshop Board of Scholarship, New York, New York, 1982 – 1983

Exhibition Grant, Artist’s Space Exhibition Grant to Exhibit at Cayman Gallery, New York, New York, 1982

Second Prize, Painting, Third Caribbean Mobil Oil Competition of Arts, The Carnegie Library, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1978

Scholarship, Institute of Puerto Rican Culture, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1978

First Prize, Drawing, National Festival of Fine Arts, Department of Instruction, Special Arts Schools Category, Ponce, Puerto Rico, 1973

Second Prize, Drawing, National Festival of Fine Arts, Department of Instruction, Special Arts Schools Category, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1972

Honorable Mention, Royal Bank of Canada Art Competition, 1972


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