Exhibitions

RICARDO VALBUENA

 

Born in Bogota, Colombia, 1960

 

 

 

EDUCATION 

 

 

1979-1980     Architecture, Universidad de los Andes, Bogota

 

1979-1981     Taller de David Manzur, Bogota

 

1992-1994     Yoga, Bihar School of Yoga, Munger, India

 

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

 

 

Selected One Man Exhibitions

 

1986        Quinton Green Fine Art, London

 

1987         Museum of Modern Art, Bogota, Colombia

 

1990         Long & Ryle Art International, London

 

1992         Galeria Alfred Wild, Bogota, Colombia

 

                Long & Ryle Art International, London

 

1996         Long & Ryle Art International, London

 

1998         Origin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

                 

                Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2000         Origin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

 

                Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2001         Gallery-Restaurant Mogador, Aspen, Colorado, U.S.A.

 

2002         Gallery-Restaurant Mogador, Aspen, Colorado, U.S.A.

 

2003         Gallery-Restaurant Mogador, Aspen, Colorado, U.S.A.

 

2004         Gallery-Restaurant Mogador, Aspen Colorado, U.S.A.

 

2006         Aitken Ltd., Centro de Diseno Portobello, Bogota, Colombia

 

2010         Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2011         School of Rock, Bogota, Colombia

 

2012         Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2014         Unbrales de Luz, Fundacion Grau, Bogota, Colombia

 

2015         One Man Show, Artist’s Studio Gallery, Bogota, Colombia

 

2017         One Man Show, Artist’s Studio Gallery, Bogota, Colombia

2019         Pintura de Luz y Movimiento, Centro Cultural y Biblioteca Pública Julio Mario Santo Domingo, Bogota

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

1981         Salon de Artistas, Fundacion Gilberto Alzate Avendano, Bogota, Colombia

 

1982         Colombian Art in the Twentieth Century, Centro Colombo Americano, Bogota 

 

1983         Two Painters:  Galeria San Lucas, Bogota, Colombia

 

1984         Colombian Artists living in Europe, Leighton House, London

 

1985         Colombian Art in the World; Museum of Modern Art, Bogota, Colombia

 

                 Mixed Show Quinton Green Fine Art, London 

 

1987         Salon de la Jeune Peinture, Grand Palais, Paris

 

                 Pat Kerry & Jaques Mallet Fine Art, New York

 

                 The Painted Horse, A Modern Representation, Cadogan Contemporary, London

 

1988         Opening Exhibition, Long & Ryle Art International, London

 

                 Mixed Show, Midlands Contemporary Arts, Birmingham, Great Britain

 

                 I Bienal de Arte de Bogota, Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogota

 

1989         15 New Expressions; Galeria Diners, Bogota

 

                 Two Latin American Painters, Long & Ryle Art International, London

 

                 Carpeta, Galeria Diners, Bogota

 

                 7 Artists, Galeria Diners, Bogota

 

                 The Sacred in Art, Long & Ryle Art International, London

 

                 ICAF International Contemporary Art Fair, Berkeley Square Gallery, London

 

                 Mixed Show, Nerlyno Gallery, New York

                  

                 Latins in London, Simon Bolivar Hall, London

 

1991         ICAF International Contemporary Art Fair, Long & Ryle Art International, London

 

1992         Mixed Show, Long & Ryle Art International, London

 

1993         Group Show, Galeria Alfred Wild, Bogota, Colombia

                  

                 Mixed Show, Long & Ryle Art International, London

   

1994         Nueva Imagen, Galleria Alfred Wild, Bogota, Colombia

 

1996-97    Mixed Shows, Roy Miles Gallery, London

 

1998         Mixed Show, Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

1999         “Picture Kerry” Exhibition, National Museum, Dublin, Ireland

 

2000-03    Mixed Shows, Origin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

 

                 Mixed Shows, Cill Rialaig Gallery, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2004         Opening Show, Artists of the World Gallery, Calgary, Canada

 

                 Group Show, Origin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

 

                 Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2005         Group Show, Origin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

 

                 Mixed Show, Artists of the World Gallery, Calgary, Canada

 

2005         Mixed Show, California Modern Gallery, San Francisco, California

        

2006         July and Octobre, Group Show and Auction for Cill Rialaig Project, Dublin, Ireland       

 

2007         Art Madrid, Quinta Galeria, Madrid, Spain

 

                 July and Octobre, Group Show and Auction for Cill Rialaig Project, Dublin, Ireland

 

                 Quinta Galeria, Bogota Colombia

 

                 International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition, Contempo Corporate Art,

                 National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

                 International Fine Art and Antiques Fair, Contempo Corporate Art,

                 National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

                 International Fine Art and Antiques Fair, Contempo Corporate Art,

                 World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE

 

2008        New Generation Ibero-American Art, Contempo Corporate Art,

                 Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

                 Quinta Galeria, Bogota, Colombia

 

                 Group Show and Auction for Cill Rialaig Project, Ritz Carlton, Dublin, Ireland

 

 

                International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition, Contempo Corporate Art,

                 National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

2009        Serenity Summer 09, University of California, San Francisco

                  

                 Cill Rialaig Proyect Show and Auction, Dublin, Ireland             

 

2010        Group Show and Auction for Cill Rialaig Project, Dublin, Ireland

                 

                Contempo Corporate Art, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

2011        Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

                Contempo Corporate Art, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 

 

                Third Dimension Gallery, Hawaii, USA

 

                Cill Rialaig Show and Auction, Dublin, Ireland

  

                Napa Valley Arts and Music Festival, Saint Helena, USA

 

2012        Third Dimension Gallery, Hawaii, USA

 

                 Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2013        Third Dimension Gallery, Hawaii, USA

 

                 Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2014        Third Dimention Gallery, Hawaii, USA

 

                Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2015        Third Dimension Gallery, Hawaii, USA

 

                Centro Cultural El Solar, Bucaramanga, Colombia

 

2016        Group Show, Gallery El Alacran, Bogota, Colombia   

 

                Feria del Chico, Museo del Chico, Bogota, Colombia 

 

                Mirando Miranda, Open Studios, Bogota, Colombia  

 

                Mixed Show, Third Dimention Gallery, Hawaii, USA

 

                Cill Rialaig Gallery, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

 

2017        Mixed Show, Galeria El Alacran, Bogota, Colombia

 

                Group Show, Third Dimention Gallery, Hawaii, USA

2018         Viarte Art Fair, Medellín, Colombia

                Mirando Mirando, Open Studios, Bogota, Colombia

                Alta Estética, Museo del Chico, Bogota, Colombia

 

 

 

Public Collections

 

Museum of Modern Art, Bogota, Colombia

 

Fundación Grau, Bogota, Colombia

 

Mubadala Corporation, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Collection of Crown Prince Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nayan, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

Colección Otero, Malaga, Spain

 

 

Residencies 

 

1995       Kasbah Tamadot, Atlas Mountains, Morocco 

 

1997       Cill Rialaig Artists Retreat, Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry, Ireland

 

 

 

 

Publications-Bibliography

 

1986      The Artist as a Young Man, Paula Davies, The Daily Telegraph, London, GB

 

1987       Ricardo Valbuena by Judith Carmel, Museo de Arte Moderrno de Bogota, Colombia

 

               La Fuerza Pictórica de Ricardo Valbuena, Maria Elvira Ardila, El Siglo, Bogota

 

              Un Pintor que Promete, Diego Leon Giraldo, El Tiempo, Bogota

 

              Valbuena, Pintor Colombiano Triunfa en Londres, Martha Uribe, Revista Cromos

 

              Valbuena en el MAM, Imagenes de lo Humano, Clemencia Arango, El Tiempo

 

               Nuevo en Esta Plaza, Revista Semana, Bogota

 

              Otra Vez Pintura Abierta, Francisco Gil Tovar, EL Tiempo, Bogota

 

              Ricardo Valbuena en el MAM, EL Siglo, Bogota

 

              Rastros sin Sombra, Esperanza Beltran, Revista Guion, Bogota

 

1989      In Surreal Life, Harpers & Queen, London

 

              The Latin Primer, John Russell Taylor, The Times, London

 

               Cinally/Valbuena, Time Out Magazine, London

 

1992      Valbuena Transita Hacia la Luz, Ignacio Zuleta Lleras, Galeria Alfred Wild, Bogota

 

              De la Asfixia a la Luz, Diego Leon Giraldo, El Tiempo, Bogota

 

              Mas que Un Exorcismo, Jose Hernan Aguilar, El Tiempo, Bogota

 

              Ciclos Circulares de la Luz, Ignacio Zuleta Lleras, El Espectador, Bogota

 

1992      Adios a la Agresión Urbana, Periódico La Prensa, Bogota

 

               Regreso a la Tierra, Revista Alo, Bogota

 

              

1994       Nueva Imagen, Ediciones Alfred Wild-Ediciones Gamma, Bogota

 

1998       Ricardo Valbuena, Under Sentient Skies, Angeline Morrison, Origen Gallery, Dublin

 

1999        Nuestro Hombre en Dublin, Dario Buatista Vargas, La Republica, Bogota

 

2000        The Paintings of Ricardo Valbuena, Origin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

 

                 Ricardo Valbuena, Origin Gallery, Billy Leahy “ In Dublin” Magazine, Dublin

 

2008         New Generation Ibero -American Art, Eduardo Marceles Daconte, Contempo 

                 Corporate Art, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

2009         Los Recursos de la Imaginación, Eduardo Marceles Daconte, Fundación Amigos del 

                 Arte, Colombia

 

2014         Oleos para Tocar, Sara Malagon Llano, El Espectador, Bogota

 

                 Ricardo Valbuena, Siempre he Vivido del Arte, Natalia Gnecco, Blog El Tiempo,

                 Bogota

2018          Interview Colcable Canal 6

2019          Pintura de Luz y Movimiento, Eduardo Marceles Daconte, El Espectador, Bogota