Multicultural and multidisciplinary artist born in Bogota, Colombia with international expertise ranging from graphic design, videography, performance to photography.
Committed to pushing the boundaries of the visual arts with extensive musical background, I yearn to produce work that exceeds expectations.
HONORS & AWARDS
National Scholastic Art And Writing Awards - (9,10,11) Awarded medals for artistic talent regionally and nationally.
2016: Silver Key “Together Yet Separate,” Gold Key “Paint Me,” and Gold Key “Stark Contrast.”
2017: Gold Key “Equilibrium,” Gold Key “Human Behavior,” Honorable Mention “Human Behavior,” and American Visionary Nomination “While The Wind Blew”
2018: Gold Key: “Monarch,” Silver Key “Before Dark,” and 9 Honorable Mention Nominations for various pieces.
Evening of Excellence - (2016)
Selected as one of the top 25 Best of the Best Artwork. (Chosen from seven Sarasota County High Schools)
Awarded the Lisa Kates Art Award.
Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition (2016)
Recognized and awarded by congressman Vern Buchanan in “An Artistic Discovery,” the Congressional Art Competition for High School Students.
National Art Honor Society Member (9,10,12)
Recognized for artistic excellence.
Pine View Creativity Award - (10)
Recognized for creative thinking inside and outside the classroom. End-of-year award given to two-three students per grade level.
Pine View School Scholarship for AP Studio Art Two Dimensional Design - (10) Recognized for being the first and youngest student enrolled to complete an AP Studio Art Portfolio and pass successfully.
Suncoast Campaign For Grade Level Reading Award of Excellence: (2016-2017)
Recognition of being selected as a winning artist in the 2016-2017 Attendance Awareness Poster Contest. First place.
North County Student Art Show (2017)
Awarded “Best of School”
Sarasota Scene Magazine (Sep. 2017)
Artwork chosen and displayed on page 74-75.
Sarasota Opera Association Design (November 2017, 2018)
Awarded the opportunity to design the art for the 2017 world premiere, “Rootabega Country,” and “The Little Sweep.”Artwork displayed on brochures, magazines, and television (Suncoast News).