ESTADOS UNIDOS

Luis Jimenez

NEW JERSEY, USA – 1965 –

STUDIES:

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING – EAFIT ( MEDELLIN, COLOMBIA) – FIU ( MIAMI, USA) SPECIALICING IN LAMINATED STEELS STARTED WORKING IN THE STEEL AND METAL MECHANIC INDUSTRY IN THE EARLY 1990’S. EARLY 2000 FORMS HIS ONW METAL MECHANIC COMPANY IN SOUTH FLORIDA, SPECIALIZING IN THE MANUAFCTURING AND DISTRIBUTION OF SHEET METAL PRODUCTS. HIS FIRST ENCOUNTERS WITH PLASTIC ARTS IS IN THE EARLY 90’S, TAKING WORK SHOPS AND PERSONALIZED COURSES IN DRAWING,PAINTING, WOOD SCULTURE AND STAIN GLASS, WITH IMPORTANT MASTERS IN COLOMBIA AND USA. PRESENTED HIS FIRST SCULTURAL WORK IN AREA 23 ART GALLERY IN MIAMI. AT THE SAME TIME THE WORK WAS EXHIBITED AT THE PHILARMONIC CENTER FOR THE ARTS IN NAPLES FLORIDA, THE BODY OF WORK IS PRODUCED IN WELDED ALUMINIUM AND STEEL, BOTH IN LARGE AND MEDIUM FORMAT.

2015

Naples Museum, The Artis – Sculptures in the City, Naples-Florida, ART INDIA – Brinkerhoff Fine Arts Gallery Hollywood 2014, Resident Artist, Hollywood Florida Rafael Espitia Gallery, Resident Artist, Miami-US Galerie Jane Griffiths – Val D” Isere, France

2014

Giants in the City Art Week, Miami, Florida,  Giant in The City – West Palm Bch.,  Art Fair Luz Botero Fine Arts, Resident Artist, Ciudad de Panama Naples Museum,  The Artis – Sculptures in the City,  Naples-Florida Galerie Jane Griffiths – Val D” Isere,  France Gallery Hollywood 2014,  Resident Artist,  Hollywood Florida Rafael Espitia Gallery,  Resident Artist, Miami-US

2013

Art Biennale de Sur Panama,  Panama City IRREVERSIBLE Projects & Magazine – WINNERS COMPETITION – 20 Honorable Mentions Down Town Art Fair, Aboard SeaFair – America’s Mega yacht Venue Philharmonic Center For the Arts,  Naples-Florida Galerie Jane Griffiths – Val D” Isere, France Gallery Hollywood 2014,  Resident Artist, Hollywood Florida Giants in The City – Down Town Art Fair – During Art Basel Albert o Linero Gallery,  Resident Artist, Miami-USA Giants in The City – Tampa,  FL Giants in The City – Art Key West Sculpture Donation – Medellin Colombia 2012 Philharmonic Center For the Arts, Naples-Florida Galerie Jane Griffiths – Val D” Isere, France Art Sarasota | Aboard SeaFair – America’s Megayacht Venue Untouched – Alberto Linero Gallery,  Miami-USA Art Rush on Lincoln Rd,  Miami Beach Van Dyke Café – Art show Miami Bch –USA Awakening,  Alberto Linero Gallery, Miami-US

2011

Madness, Kaleidoscope, Group Show, Alberto Linero Gallery, Miami-USA Related, Group Show with Pink Bastard Collective. Miami-USA Red October, Alberto Linero Gallery, Miami-USA Philharmonic Center For the Arts, Naples-Florida Beyond Boundaries Children’s Foundation, Art for Education, Miami-Usa Insomnia, Remembering, Alberto Linero Gallery, Miami-USA Melange, Group Show, Miami-USA Apotheosis, Area 23 Art Gallery, Miami-USA Sunset Harbour Yacht Clubs, Miami Beach-USA Entelequia, Area 23 Art Gallery, Miami-USA Lust, International Group Exhibition, Miami-USA 2010 Present, Area 23 Art Gallery, Miami-USA No Return, with Jean Marc Calvet, Miami-USA Art Walk, Area 23 Art Gallery, Miami – USA 20 x 20, International Group Show, 20 nationalities, Miami-USA Beginning, Area 23 Art Gallery, Miami

-USA PUBLIC COLECTIONS – SAN JAVIER PUBLIC LIBRARY – MEDELLIN COLOMBIA – DONATION – MANA COLOMBIA FOUDATION ( MIAMI, FL) – MI TARDI RESTAURANT ( DESIGN DISTRICT MIAMI ) – RESTAURANTE SEGAFREDO ( BRICKELL) – RESTAURANTE SEGAFREDO ( BAL HARBOR) – ATLANTIC RACK ( MIAMI, FL ) – BRINKERHOFF FINE ARTS ( CORAL SPRINGS , FL ) PRIVATE COLECTIONS – ROMERO BRITO, MIAMI FLORIDA – DICK & JANE STOKER, MARYLAND – JORGE BRINKEHOFF ( CORAL SPRINGS ) – CHRISTIAN BAIL ( COLORADO ) – JUAN FERNADO VILLEGAS ( MEDELLIN , COLOMBIA) – ALEX NESS ( KEY BISCAYNE, MIAMI)