Escisión III

Indian Ink on Paper
20.5 H x 14.2 W in
52 H x 36 W cm

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Lives and works in El Salvador.

 He began his studies in San Salvador, in different private schools of arts; he studied at the National Arts Centre CENAR, where he coursed drawing and painting; he got to third year of a Bachelor in Visual Arts at the National University of El Salvador.

Monterrosa started his international studies in 2002, as an intern at the National Academy of Fine Arts in San Alejandro, Cuba. Later in 2010 he studied at the School of Lighting, Professional Photography in Motivarte, Argentina.



2015  Currently working with ONLINE GALLERY

2013 – From Portrait to Self Potrait, El Salvador; Tribute to Salvadoran artist Alfredo Catalan, El Salvador; Intervention “Museo Nacional Tecleño” Co-Madres Aniversary, El Salvador; Parallel Artworks, Fepade-Isaide, El Salvador; Salvadoran Contemporary Art, Rosas Botran Gallery, Guatemala City.

2012 – Contemporary Drawing Exhibition “Vitamin” curated by Walterio Iraheta, Cultural Center of Spain, El Salvador

2011 – Contemporary Drawing Exhibition “Casa Tomada”, curated by Italian artist Cristina Gozzini, Cultural Center of Spain, El Salvador; Memory Lines Exhibition, El Salvador

2009 – Sale of Small Artworks, curated by Simon Vega, El Salvador;

2008 – Collective exhibition with Salvadoran artists Walterio Iraheta, Ronald, Moran, Mayra Barraza, Simon Vega and Alexic Miranda; Drawing and Photography Exhibition in BARBU Gallery, El Salvador


His artworks are in Private Collections in El Salvador, Guatemala, Argentina, Japan, Spain, Brazil and United States.


Each line is a trace of time and event. In my drawings and photographs I try to find content rhythms and spaces, convergence of bodies and intentions uncertainty left in the possibilities of human relationships.” – Rolando Monterrosa