Celestino Visual Arts

Puerto Rico . New York . France . Italy

Curriculum Vitae :


Celestino Ortiz Jr.

1964       Born in Santurce, Puerto Rico, USA

Currently lives and works in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

[email protected] / 787.464.9699



Education


2015        Drawing workshops. Prof. Freddie Mercado. Artes Plásticas School, 

                   San Juan, P.R.

2012       Painting workshops. Prof. Betsy Padín. Liga de Arte, San Juan, P.R.


2011      Studied under : Carmelo Sobrino.


2010      Painting workshops. Prof. Nora Quintero. Liga de Arte, San Juan, P.R.


1983      Studied under : Noemí Ruíz.



Selected Solo Exhibitions


2015       Rojo ( Red ) - Ygallery, New York


2013       Abstracciones en la ciudad. NOMAA Up Town Arts Stroll ( Ygallery ), New     

                 York, N.Y.


2013      Entre el micrófono y el pincel. Exhibition Room, San Sebastián, P.R.


2012      Celestino 12.12.12 . Prestige Unlimited Gallery, San Juan, P.R.


2012     Cronologías de la Mujer. Auxilio Mutuo Hospital, Hato Rey, P.R.


2012     Recent Works, Cardiovascular Hospital, Rio Piedras, P.R.


2011     Junior VS Celestino. Los Paseos Gallery, San Juan, P.R.




Selected Group Exhibitions



2016      Abstracto . Casa Museo Escuté, Carolina, P.R.


2015     Tribute to Xavier Carbonell. Heights Art Studios & Gallery, Houston, TX.


2015     Carrousel du Louvre, Palais Royal, Louvre Museum, Paris, France.


2015     International Print Festival. Bergamo, Italy


2014    Abstracciones. Bodega de Méndez, Ponce, P.R.


2012   Mano a Mano en la misma Onda. Los Paseos Gallery, San Juan, P.R.


2012   Semillitas de Colores. Colegio de Abogados, Santurce, P.R.


2011  Noches de Galeria. Galeria Paseos, San Juan, P.R.


2011  Toast. Salomon Gallery. New York, New York.


2011  Big Bang. Viota Gallery. Guaynabo, P.R.



Bibliography



Galenus Medical Magazine cover, vol.33, September 2012.


Orama López, Ariel, Sinapsis Creativa, Editorial Palibrio 2013, p. 15.


Laracuente, Gisel : “ A la tercera llamada”. Ambiente y Color magazine. ed.55. Dec. 2014 - Jan. 2015, p. 66 - 67


Joey Medrano, Puerto Rico Art Review. com : “ Celestino Ortiz The Diverse Expressionist Painter” August 2014.



Collections


Private Collection, Rio Piedras, P.R.


Private Collection, Guaynabo, P.R.


Private Collection, New York, New York


Private Collection, Long Beach Island, N.J.


Private Collection, Buenos Aires, Argentina