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Carlos Betancourt  1966, PR

Rank (2014): 18872 


Carlos Betancourt, Totems for Love
Totems for Love, 2012
Walter Otero Gallery

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USA 20
Spain 3
Puerto Rico 2
Dominican Republic 1
Italy 1

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Artist Rank
Carlos Mérida  8846 3
José Bedia  1395 3

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  Heriard-Cimino Gallery, USA 3
  Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, USA 3
  Molloy College Art Gallery, USA 2
  Galería Carmen de la Guerra, Spain 2
  Robert Miller Gallery, USA 2

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1966 Born in San Juan (PR)

Awards 1988 Miami Style Competition Award
Design Guild of South Florida, Outstanding Excellence
Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Mark Wheeler Gallery, Best in Exhibit
Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Highest Achievement
Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Best Portfolio

1989 Miami Beach Development Corporation, Excellence in Design

1990 Florida Style Competition, Best in Show

1991 Florida Style Competition Award
Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Distinguished Alumni
Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale Alumni Exhibit, Best in Exhibit

1993 Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Hall of Fame

1996 Dade Community Foundation, National Cover Award
Miami Beach Festival of the Arts Art Competition, First Place

1997 Chivas Regal Order of Distinction Award, First Place, Plastic Arts

1999 Dade County Cultural Affairs New Forms Grant
American Foundation for The Arts, City of Miami Beach Arts Council Grant

2000 Florida Individual Artist Fellowship, Honorable Mention Recipient
Florida Department of State Millennium Cultural Recognition Award
Miami-Dade Art in Public Places Commission

2001 National Endowment for the Arts Grant, in collaboration with Florida International University

2003 Arte Publico de Puerto Rico Commission
Pineapples Art Walk Commission Grant, City of Delray, Florida

Public Collections
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
The National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
The Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami, FL
Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, FL
Essencies Collecio Olor Visual Ernesto Ventos, Barcelona, Spain
Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Lowe Art Museum, Coral Gables, FL
Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno, Gran Canaria, Spain
San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, Texas
Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Gulf Coast Museum, Largo, Florida
Galan Entertainment, Los Angeles, CA
Miami-Dade Community Foundation, Miami, FL
Miami-Dade Public Library, Miami, FL
St. Thomas University, Miami, FL
Transatlantic Bank, Miami, FL
City of Miami Beach, FL

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 27  Please report missing Information

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   Carlos Betancourt Cabinet of Worders: Ornament and Obsession - Venice Projects, Venice

   Archaic Substance - Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX

   Carlos Betancourt - LAPIDUS INFINITUS - Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts - Miami, Miami, FL
   Carlos Betancourt - Molloy College Art Gallery, Rockville Centre, NY

   Carlos Betancourt - Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA

   Carlos Betancourt - Galeria L'Algepsar, Castellon de la Plana

   Carlos Betancourt - Robert Miller Gallery, New York City, NY
   Carlos Betancourt - Robert Miller Gallery, New York City, NY


to top Group shows   19

   Aesthetics & Values - Frost Art Museum, Miami, FL

   Diacussion - envoy enterprises, New York City, NY

   Identity - Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA

   Pasiones Contemporáneas - Museo de Arte de Ponce, Ponce
   Signos Vitales: Nuevas Adquisiciones del MAC 2009-2011 - Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Puerto Rico - MAC, San Juan
   St. Sebastian: 1530 to 2011 - Edelman Arts, New York City, NY

   Photographic Dialogues - Ruiz-Healy Art, Sacramento, CA

   Political Winter Redux - Molloy College Art Gallery, Rockville Centre, NY
   Unbroken Ties: Dialogues in Cuban Art - Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL
   People and Places - Selections from the Allen Thomas, Jr. Photography Collection - Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA), Winston-Salem, NC

   Accent Miami - Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA

   Unbroken Ties - Dialouges in Cuban Art - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
   Auction 2006 - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
   Contemporary Latin American Art - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
   No Country is an Island: Figures of Freedom in Recent Caribbean (American) Art - Paul Robeson Galleries, Newark, NJ

   ORNOGRAFÍAS IV - La sexualidad es tan frágil como el amor - Galería Carmen de la Guerra, Madrid

   No lo llames Performance = Don´t call it Performance - El Museo del Barrio, New York City, NY

   De Cuerpo y Almas - Pornografía 03 - Galería Carmen de la Guerra, Madrid

   The 4th Caribbean Biennial in Santo Domingo: the Renovation - Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo


 Dealer Directory  6


 Bourbon Lally, Montreal, QC


 Venice Projects, Venice

Puerto Rico

www.walterotero.comWalter Otero Gallery, San Juan eMail


 Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts - Miami, Miami, FL
 Heriard-Cimino Gallery, New Orleans, LA
 Jack the Pelican Presents, New York City, NY


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 Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA


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