Cecilia Paredes



 




Lima Peru.
Currently conmutes between her studios in San Jose,
Costa Rica and Philadelphia, US.

RECENT SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1998
Museum of Modern Art, Guatemala.
2000
Contemporary Museum of Art and Design: ┐Alternate Routes┐ San Jose.
2001
Contemporary Museum of Art, Panama City.
2001
Mateo Sariel Contemporary Art, Panama City.
2001
Sol del Rio Contemporary Art, Guatemala City.
2002
Lucia de La Puente, Lima.
2002
ArtexArte Foundation, Buenos Aires.
2003
ARCO 03 at ArtexArte.
2003
Seem: Camouflages and Transparencies, New York, Martinez Gallery..
University of Salamanca ┐Wrong Sided Beach┐, Salamanca.
2003
University of Indiana, Pennsylvania.
2003
┐Daphne┐s Garden┐ Calderon-Guardia Museum, San Jose.
2004
Lucia de La Puente, Lima.
2004
Casa de las Americas, La Habana, Cuba.
2004
Galeria Artholber, Porto, Portugal.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

1994
Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Permanente Collection,
San Jose, Costa Rica,.
1996
Costa Rica Museum of Art: New Tendencies.
1996
Museum of Contemporary Art and Design New Acquisitions, San Jose, Costa Rica.
1997
Havana VI Biennial, Cuba.
1997
National University of Engineering Perm. Collection Lima,.
1997
Sculpture Biennial, San Jose, Costa Rica.
1998
Centro Wifredo Lam Permanent Collection, Havana, Cuba.
Installo-Mesotica: Contemporary Museum of Art and Design, San Jose .
1999
Costa Rica Art Museum ┐Image and Poetry┐.
1999
The Graduate School of Arts U of Pennsylvania Collection.
1999
Central Bank Museum ┐Women Images┐ San Jose, Costa Rica.
1999
Museum of Contemporary Art and Design: ┐Inner Landscape┐ San Jose.
2000
VII Havana Biennial 2000, Installation Barrio San Isidro.
Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Permanent Collection,
San Jose, Costa Rica.
2001
Museum of Contemporary Art: Permanent Collection, Panama City.
2001
The Floating Land: Noosa, Queensland, Australia.
2002
Art Miami 2002
2002
ARCO, Madrid
2002
Central America Biennial.
2002
DO IT Project/Teoretica, San Jose.
2003
ARCO, Madrid.
2003
eVA Project ┐Ireland, 2003. Virginia Perez-Ratton, Commissary.
Tech-No-logic II: Two Sided Blades.
2003
Teoretica/Cultural Center of Spain, San Jose.
2003
Iberoamerican Photography of the Nineties: Alejandro Castellote,
Commissary, Barcelona/Madrid .
2004
ARCO 04 Cutting edge selection.

DISTINCTIONS & AWARDS

1981
First Prize, Catholic University, Theater Dep. Lithography, Lima Peru.
1983
First Prize, Municipality of Lima Prize, Silkscreen, Lima Peru.
1986
First Prize, National Engraving Hall, Lima Peru.
1995
First Prize Sculpture Biennial Costa Rica Brewery.
1998
Rockefeller Foundation Residency for Visual Artist, Bellagio, Italy.
1999
University of Pennsylvania; artist in residence, Philadelphia. Penn. US, Spring.
2000
Banff Center for the Arts Thematic Residency: DISCOVERY Canada.
2001
Noosa Regional Gallery: selected artist for ┐The Floating Land┐ Project.
Queensland, Australia.
2001-2002
Woodford Project: selected artist, Queensland, Austalia.
2002
First Mention of Honor Central America Biennial.
2003
Center of Photography of the University of Salamanca:
Personal Art Book Publishing.

SELECTED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Daniel Yankelewitz Collection, Costa Rica.
Marcelo Narbona Collection, Panama.
Lucia De La Puente Collection, Lima.
Tomas Ybarra-Frausto Collection, New York.

RECENT ADQUISITIONS

Celia Bibragher, Miami.
Alfonso Aguilar, Madrid.
Maria De Corral , Barcelona.
Virginia Perez-Ratton, San Jose.
Carol Damian, Miami.
Aimee Joaristi, Madrid.
Margaux Miranda, Queensland.
Fwad & Marbella Farach, San Jose.
Sagrario Perez-Soto, Caracas.