Abertura II

Acrylic, canvas and antennas
2016
25 H x 15 W in
63.5 H x 38.1 W cm
Price:
US$900

1 in stock

About
the
Artist

EDWIN BIXCUL (1983)

Lives and works in Guatemala.

He graduated from the National School of Plastic Arts, Rafael Rodríguez Padilla of Guatemala (2000 – 2004). He had a Scholarship to study Art in Cuba, at the Academy of Plastic Arts “San Alejandro” (2005 – 2007). He has received several art workshops with artists such as: Pablo Marcano García from Puerto Rico, Many Vega and Betzy Casañas from the United States, Arturo Miranda from Mexico and Ana María Sobral from Guatemala. Winner in the auction of Latin American art “Juannio” 2014. He has made four solo exhibitions, forty-five collectives’ in Guatemala and Cuba. His work is in private collections in Cuba, Puerto Rico, Brazil and Guatemala.

 

INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS

2016 “CONECTABLE” at the “Center for Scientific and Cultural Research” San Pedro La Laguna, Guatemala

2015 “REPÚBLICA INVÁLIDA” at the National School of Plastic Arts “Rafael Rodríguez Padilla”, Guatemala

2010 “CAMINOS II” in the Cultural Project El Sitio Antigua, Guatemala

2009 “CAMINOS” at the Toledo Cultural Center, Guatemala City

 

IMPORTANT COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS

2017 “LA OTRA GALLERY” in the Gallery of G&T Continental, Guatemala; Guest artist at the auction of Latin American art “JUANNIO” National Museum of Modern Art Carlos Merida, Guatemala.

2016 Guest artist at the auction of Latin American art JUANNIO National Museum of Modern Art Carlos Merida, Guatemala.

2015 Guest artist at the auction of Latin American art JUANNIO National Museum of Modern Art Carlos Mérida, Guatemala.

2015 “LETRA E IMAGEN” teachers of the Municipal School of Visual Arts in the Gallery of the GyT Continental, Guatemala; Chaaq’es collective exhibition at the “Center for Scientific and Cultural Research” in San Pedro La Laguna, Sololá, Guatemala.

2014 2nd. International Festival of Art of Indigenous Peoples. “RUK’UX”, Guatemala; “Water and Culture” atitlanecos artists at the Italian Institute of Culture, Guatemala; Junkabal Art Collective at Anacafé Facilities, Guatemala; Latin American Art Auction “JUANNIO” National Museum of Modern Art “Carlos Mérida”, Guatemala.

2013 Exhibition of teachers for the 93 Anniversary of the ENAP, Guatemala.

2012 “The City” teachers of the Municipal School of Painting at the Municipal Art Center, Guatemala.

2007 Paintings in the auditorium of the Higher Institute of Art “ISA” Havana, Cuba.

 

RECOGNITIONS

2017 Third place in “Arte en Mayo” of the Rozas Botrán Foundation, Guatemala

2014 Winner at the Latin American art auction “JUANNIO”, Guatemala

2006 Outstanding work in the realization of the collective mural “Integración Cultural”, Cuba.

2004 First place in the draft course at the ENAP, Guatemala

2003 Second place in mural painting at ENAP, Guatemala

2001 Unique prize in sculpture at the ENAP “Rafael Rodríguez Padilla”, Guatemala