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EDUCATION

1979           - Escuela Nacional de Diseno, Havana, Cuba B.A., Interior and Set Design.

                   - Servando Cabrera Moreno Studio,  Havana, Cuba instrucción privada de  Pintura

1978           - Escuela Nacional de Diseno, Havana, Cuba B.A. Art History.

 

 

SOLO SHOWS

 

2011           - "Casimiro Gonzalez" Viernes Culturales Art Gallery, Miami Fl.

2010           - "Grand Opening World Art Gallery", Miami Florida

2006           - “Sound of Color”, Piano & Art Gallery, Miami Florida

2004           - “Todas las Putas son Tristes”, Padron Gallery, Coral Gables, Miami, Florida

2003           -  Discovery Gallery, Coral Gables, Florida.

2002           -“Casimiro Gonzalez”, The Inter-American Development Bank Art Gallery

                      Washington D.C.

2001           - Hilton Hotel, The 5th Annual United States Conference on AIDS. Miami,Fl.

1998           - Coral Gables International Art Center Inc. Florida.

1997           - Galeria Manifiesto, Barcelona Spain

                   - The RR Donnelley Building, Chicago, Il.

                   -“Something More Than Color, ”Foundation Contemporary Art,C. Gables,Fl.

1996           - Centro Andaluz  de Teatro , Sevilla , Spain.

                   - Chicago Latino Film Festival, Studio 702 Gallery, Chicago, Il.

                   - Casimiro Retrospective Exhibition “El Nandu”  Chicago, Il.

1995           - Erie Gallery, Chicago, Il.”

                   -“Casimiro” Galleries Internationale, Chicago, Il.

1994           - Artistic Horizons, Inc. Indianapolis, In.”

                   - Art Windows Gallery, Chicago, Il”.

                   - “Casimiro, His Washington Debut”, Gallery L’enfant, Washington DC.

                   - “Casimiro”Watergate Hotel, Washington, D.C”.

1993           - Bertoncini Gallery, Chicago, Il”

1992           - Studio 702, Chicago, Il”. 

                   - Mambo Gallery, Chicago, Il.”

1991           - Grand Street Gallery, Chicago, Il.

                   - El Nandu” Chicago, Il.

1989           - Montana Moon Gallery” Chicago, Il.

1988           - Xyna Gallery”, Chicago, Il.

1987           - The Cuban American network” Chicago Il.

 

 

GROUP SHOWS(Select)


2011          -"Show Toys Art Us", Curator's Voice Art Projects, Miami Fl.

2009          - Duke University, Durhan N. Carolina

2008          - MAG Gallery, Miami’s Design District, Fl.

2007          - “Art for Angels”, Save the Children, Miami Florida.                       

                  - Galleria Di Sorrento, Caesars Palace , Las Vegas, Nevada.

2006          - Chalk Farm Gallery, Santa Fe, Nuevo Mexico.

                  - Collection Privee, Fine Art Galleries, Miami Florida

                  - Oll My Godard Gallery, San Francisco , California.

2005          - “Mariel always had color” San Carlos Institute, Key West, Florida.

                  - “The Mariel generation”, Florida International University, Florida.

2003          - “Discovery Galleries of Coral Gables” Fl.

                  -“Homenaje Cultural Dentro del Marco de Miss Universo 2003”, Panama.

                  -  “ It’s Art Gallery” Panama, Republica de Panama.

2002           -  Discovery Galleries of Coral Gables, Fl.

2001           -  Baxter Galleries Inc. London, New York, Miami, Fl.

                   -“Bodies:Memoirs and Transgressions” The Barrio Museum, Miami, FL.

                   - “Sky Gallery”Ft. Lauderdale, Fl.

2000           -Opening of the Barrio Museum, Miami,Fl.

                   -Kenneth Raymond Gallery,Boca Raton, Fl.

                   - Galeria Ortiz” San Antonio, Texas.

1999           - Byer Museum of the Arts, Chicago, Il.

                   - Galeria Ortiz,  San Antonio Texas .

                   -“The Florida Museum of Hispanic and Latin American Art”Miami,Fl.

1998           - Amalia Mahoney Gallery Chicago Il.

1997           - Artexpo 97, Barcelona, Spain.

                   - Manifiesto Gallery, Barcelona, Spain.

                   -Coral Gables International Art Center Inc. Fl.             

1996           - Byer Museum of the Arts, Chicago, Il.

                   - Artexpo 96, Barcelona, Manifiesto Gallery, Barcelona,  Spain.                                                                

                   - Connoisseur’s Collection Gallery, Chicago,Il.         

1995           - Estate Gallery, Chicago, Il.                                         

1994           - Caesarea Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida.

                  - Galleries Internationale, Chicago, Il.

                  - Beverly Arts Center, (juried Exhibition), Chicago, Il.

1993          - Art Windows Gallery, Chicago,Il.

1992          - Beacon Street Gallery, Chicago, Il.

                  -Museum Terra “Perceptions of the Other”, Chicago, Il.

                  -Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Il.

1991          -Museum of Science and Industry, (juried Exhibition),Chicago, Il.

1990          -Genesis Gallery, ”Spiritual Image in the Latino Culture” Chicago, Il.

1989          - Ax Street Arena Gallery, Chicago, Il.

1988          - Bertoncini Gallery, Chicago, Il.

1987          -Intar Gallery,New York, NY.

                  -Latin American Gallery,New York, NY.

1986          - Gala Gallery, New York, NY.

1984          - Casa Espana, New York, NY.

 

AWARDS


2005          - Received Certificate of Appreciation Miami Dade County, recognition of

                    valuable contributions to community

2001          - Received Certificate of  appreciation  Miami-Dade  County of the Mayer

                    and Board of County Commissioners.

                  - Poster contest – The 5th Annual United States Conference on AIDS.

1999           -Received Honorable Mention for his artwork “Lady in Hammock”, from the Forida Museum of Hispanic and Latin American Art.

1998           -Received special medal of recognition for the Wirtz Gallery and Ibero-America Magazine for participatio in  “Ibero-America International IV”, an

                    exposition of International artists held in Miami.

                  - Received Key to the City of South Miami Florida for contribution to the artistic community of Dade County.

1996          - First Prize, poster contest - Latino Chicago Cinema Festival.

1994          - Honorable Mention, Alice and Arthur Art Competition, Chicago, IL.

1992          - Honorable Mention, Alice and Arthur Art Competition, Chicago, IL.

1989          - Poster contest – “Expresion Hispana”, Truman College,  Chicago IL.

1979          - Scenography award for two plays: Macbeth and Blood Wedding in the National Theater Festival Havana, Cuba.

 

PUBLICATIONS (Select)


2006         -Diario las Americas, ”Fantasias Mundanas”. Miami, Florida.

2003          -H2O La Revista,”Casimiro Gonzalez una explosion de color”,

                  Michoacán, Mexico.

2001         -Seis Continentes International  Magazine”The Contented

                  Characters of Casimiro Gonzalez”,Miami, Fl.

1998         -Arte al Dia, International Magazine (Documenta),  “Casimiro

                  Gonzalez”, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

                 -Casimiro Gonzalez “Full of Life”,Critic by Carol Damian Florida

                  Internacional University.

                 -Ibero America  Magazine “Prominente Artista Contemporaneo Cubano”

                  Miami, Florida.

                 -Arte al dia, Internacional Magazine , “Casimiro  Gonzalez, “A World Toward

                  Everyone”, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

1997         -Éxito Newspaper, Miami Fl. “Una explosion de Colores”.

                 -El Nuevo Herald, Miami, Fl. “Algo mas que color, para celebrar la vida”.                                 

1996         - Espiral de las Artes, Magazine,“Casimiro Gonzalez La ImagenEficaz”, Madrid, Spain.

                 - Reader Newspaper, “Feast s for the eyes”, Chicago, Il.

                 - Chicago Catholic Newspaper, “Un artista nacido del  pueblo”.                                            

1995         -¡Éxito Newspaper!, “Una mirada distinta a Casimiro Gonzalez”, Chicago IL.

                 - Critic, by Jose M. Neistein (America and Europe Art critic), Washington DC.

                   “Finding truth in color”.

1994         -!Exito Newspaper! Chicago, Il. Casimiro: “Necesidad de  Pintar”.

                 -¡Éxito Newspaper! Chicago, Il. Casimiro: “Los suenos  de otro entonces”.

                 -La Raza Newspaper, Chicago, Il.Casimiro:”El arte del sentimiento desnudo”.

                 -Chicago Sun-Times, Chic. Il. Casimiro:”Artist in exile creates visions of Loss, Joy”

1993         -Hyphen Magazine, cover history: “Casimiro Gonzalez, Soul In Exile”, Chicago

                 -Tres Americas Magazine, cover history, Casimiro:”El espiritu hecho materia a traves del arte”,Chicago , Il

 

TELEVISION AND RADIO.


2013         - CNN Espanol interview

2012         - CNN Espanol interview

                 - America TV Maria Laria Interview

2007         - Radio Marti interview, Miami Fl.

2004         - Channel 51 Telemundo News interview, Miami Fl

2004         - Channell 41, America TV, interview, Miami Florida.

1998         -Channel 11, PBS “Art Beat” interview, Chicago, Il.

                 - PBS, Interview, Miami Florida.

1996         - ECO, Televisa, interview, Mexico

1995         - Channel 66, interview, Chicago.

                 - Channel 44, Telemundo, interview, Chicago.

1994         - Univision national News, interview, Chicago Il.

                 - Telemundo, interview Chicago.

                 - Radio Marti, interview, Washington DC.

1993         -Channel 26, Univision,  News, interview, Chicago.

1991         -Channel 26, Univision News, interview, Chicago.

                 -Channel 44, Telemundo News, interview, Chicago.

1989         -Channel 2O Chicago Cable, Il. Interview, “Nosotros los Hispanos”.