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Luis Romero

Luis Romero (b 1967, Caracas, Venezuela) is a visual artist, curator and editor who lives and works in Caracas. He has exhibited his work in his native Venezuela and internationally, including solo and group exhibitions in the United States, Latin America and Europe. To name a few: 1995 "Absence" Projectruimen Centrum, Rijksakademie Amsterdam; 1999 “Siete”, Sala Mendoza, Caracas, Venezuela; 1999 "Denominations" Canvas Art Amsterdam, 1999. "Entrelineas" Librería Monteavila Caracas .2007 “Blac & Hi”, Galería Fernando Zubillaga, Caracas; 2007 “Obra Reciente”, Galería La Cuadra, Caracas; 2010 “Pulgar”, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo (MUSAC), Castilla y León, Spain;  2013 “Obertura”, Oficina#1, Caracas; 2014 “Cosmos”, Nube Gallery, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, 2014 “Hipernova”, Diablo Rosso,  Panamá. 2015 "Borderline" Galeria Alejandra von Hartz. Miami, USA. 2015  "Aenciclopedia" Sala Mendoza Caracas. Group Exhibitions: 2002 IV Bienal Internacional de Dibujo,  Drill Hall Gallery Camberra, Australia 2004 Bienal  Internacional del Caribe. Santo Domingo, República Dominicana y PR04. Proyectos M&M. Rincón Puerto  Rico, 2005 “Uno a la vez”. Colección Mercantil, MACZUL. Maracaibo, Venezuela,  “Jump Cuts: Venezuelan  Contemporary Art”. Americas Society. New York, USA. y “Colección Cisneros”. Museo Jesús Soto, Ciudad Bolívar, Venezuela. 2006  “Don’t Trust”. UCLA. Los Angeles, California, USA  2007 “Jump Cuts: Venezuelan Contemporary Art”, Colección Mercantil. CIFO. Miami, USA. , “Cart(a)jena. Intervenciones Urbanas”. Cartagena, Colombia y  “Documenta 12 Magazines”. Kassel, Alemania  2008  CIFO Grants & Commissions Programs Award. Miami, USA   2009 Trienal Poligráfica de San Juan Puerto Rico. Arsenal, San Juan, Puerto Rico 2011 en la 8a Bienal de Mercosur: Ensaios de Geopoética”. Porto Alegre, 

Luis has received awards from CIFO Grants & Commissions Programs Award, Miami; Unesco-Aschberg Bursary, Rijsakaemie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Exxon-Mobile, Galería de Arte Nacional, Caracas, Venezuela and others. He has also participated in the following residencies: Nes Art Residency, Skagastrond, Iceland; Gullkistan Residence,Laugarvatn, Iceland.  Orientation Trip Bamako-Dakar-Casablanca, Prince Claus Fonds; Gasworks’ Studios, London, UK; Rijksakademie, Amsterdam. Shave International Artists Workshop Sommerset England. Holland, Big River International Artist Workshop Trinidad & Tobago, KM0 Santa Cruz de la Sierra Bolivia, Braziers Workshop.Oxforshire. England. On Paper, Chicaco Columbia College, Chicago, USA.

Photo by Braulio Indriago.