Victor Gomez (Cuba, 1941)
Place of Residency ǀ Lugar de Residencia: Miami, FL, USA
Printmaker and Painter ǀ Grabador y Pintor
1967 Graduated in School of Visual Arts San Alejandro, Havana ǀ Graduado en la Escuela de Artes Plásticas San Alejandro, La Habana, Cuba.
Founder and Director of the Miami-Press Workshop, as well as Master Printmaker. Published his own art and the art of 39 other Cuban Masters and contemporary artists in the technique of serigraphs, etchings, and monoprints.
AWARD SELECTION ǀ SELECCION DE PREMIOS
2005 Rembrandt Graphic Arts Award at the Boston Printmakers 2005, North American Print Biennial, University of Boston, Boston Massachusetts, USA
2003 Tai-Ho Masterpiece Award of the International Printmaking Biennial of Beijing, Popular Republic of China
1998 Museum Award, Tokyo International Mini-Print Triennial, Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan
1998 Tosayamada Museum of Art Prize, 3rd. Kochi International Triennial Exhibition of Print, Kochi, Japan
1991 Special Organizer Award, International Triennial Competition of Print, Osaka, Japan
1991 Honorable Mention of Monoprint, 9th Biennial of Iberoamerican and the Caribbean, San Juan Puerto Rico
SOLO AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS ǀ EXHIBICIONES PERSONALES Y COLECTIVAS
More than 160 Group Shows in Cuba and abroad:
21 one-man shows
4 four two-man shows
International Print Competitions and Exhibitions in Asia, Europe, Latin American and the
Caribbean and United States.
PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS ǀ COLECCIONES PUBLICAS Y PRIVADAS
ARGENTINA Printmaking National Museum, Buenos Aires & Printmaking National Museum, Buenos Aires
CHINA Yang Huang Art Museum, Beijing & China Museum of Prints, Guanlan National Museum of Taipei, Taiwan
JAPAN Osaka Prefectural Contemporary Art Center, Osaka
MEXICO Universidad Autonoma, Mexico, D.F
PUERTO RICO Instituto de Cultura Puertoriqueña, San Juan
USA Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas, Austin; Housatonic Museum of Art, Connecticut; Sacred Hewart University, Fairfield, Connecticut; Norton Gallery, West Palm Beach, Florida; Aluna Art Foundation, Miami, Florida; Flint Institute of Art, Flint, Michigan; Lehigh University, Philadelphia
BIBLIOGRAPHY SELECTION ǀ SELECCION DE BIBLIOGRAFIA
Books ǀ Libros
Incursion in the Cuban Printmaking 1949-1997, by David Mateo
Art of Cuba in Exile, by Jose Gomez Sicre, Ediciones Universal, September, 1987
Memoria, Cuban Art of the 20th Century, by selected Cuban curators, Publisher by the California/International Art Foundation, 2002
Voces de Cambio, Nueva Literatura Cubana, by multiple authors, Publisher Ediciones El Cambio, November, 2006
Victor Gomez, Small Series, 2013, In Exhibition.
15 x 15 inches, Monotype printed on Rives BFK Arches paper.