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2008 -scopeMiami, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Miami, FL.

2008 Preview Berlin, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Berlin, Germany

2008 Slick Paris, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Paris, France

2008 -scope Basel, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Basel, Switzerland

2008 –scope New York, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, New York, NY.

2007 –scope Miami, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Miami FL.

2007 Contemporary Istanbul, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Istanbul, Turkey

2007 Berliner Liste, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Berlin, Germany

2007 -scopeHamptons, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop/ Dam, Stuhltrager Gallery, Long Island, NY.

2006 -scopeMiami, presented by Jack the Pelican Presents, Miami, FL.

2006 -scope Hamptons, presented by Jack the Pelican Presents, Long Island, NY.

2006 CIRCA-Puerto Rico, presented by Hardcore Art Contemporary Space, San Juan, Puerto Rico

2006 NOVA art fair, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, Chicago, IL.

2006 -scopeNew York, presented by Jack the Pelican Presents, New York, NY.

2005 -scopeMiami, presented by Jack the Pelican Presents, Miami, FL.

2005 KUNST05 Zurich,presented by Jack the Pelican Presents, Zurich, Switzerland

2005 Photo NY, presented by {CTS} creative thriftshop, New York, NY.

2005 -scopeHamptons, presented by Liquid Blue Gallery, South Hampton, NY.

2005 Merrill Lynch-ARTEAMERICAS, Ephemeral Trends, Curated by Milagros Bello, Coconut Grove, Miami, FL.
SOLO EXHIBITS
2008 6 Thai Trannies in Heaven, Elsewhere Artist Collaborative, Greensboro, NC, permanent Installation

2008 The Green Zone, curator Lynn del Sol, Daneyal Mahmood Gallery, New York, NY.

2007 Flower Children, Carol Jazzar Gallery, Miami FL.

2006 Oasis, Site-Specific Installation, Organized by Sofia Zutautas for The Chicago Department of   Cultural Affairs, Michigan Avenue Galleries, Cultural Center, Chicago, IL.

2006 Don't Ask Don't Tell, Curated by Milagros Bello, Hardcore Art Contemporary Space, Miami, FL.

2006 Guerra de la Paz, Curated by Lynn del Sol and Don Carroll, Jack the Pelican Presents, Wiliamsburg, Brooklyn, NY.

2005 Teaser, Curated by Anthony Spinello, Liquid Blue Gallery, Miami, FL.

2004 The Four Seasons, Curated by Samantha Salzinger, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL.

2004 Circle-Rectangle-Square, Organized by Rem Cabrera, Cultural Resource Center, Government Center, Miami, FL.

2003 Seven Deadly Sins, Curated by Guerra de la Paz, The Buena Vista Building, Suite 222, Miami Design District, Miami, FL.

2002 Overflow, Site-Specific Installation, Curated by Gary Moore, Funded by Miami-Dade County Department of Parks and Recreation, African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, Miami, FL.

2002 the back room, Multipart Installation, house next to Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL,

2002 Breakthrough, Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL.

2001 Glossies, Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL.
GROUP EXHIBITS
2009 Abstract America: New Painting And Sculpture - The Saatchi Gallery, London, England.

2008 Polychrome Affinities, Curator Michelle Weinberg, Miami-Dade Public Library, Miami, Fl.

2008. . . Of the Cloth, Curator Douglas Ferrari, (SICA) Shore Institute of the Contemorary Arts, Long Branch, NJ.

2008 Child's Play, curator Jane Hart, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL.

2008 Vested Interest, Curator Lena Vigna , John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI

2008 6 Thai Trannies in Heaven, Elsewhere Artist Collaborative, Greensboro, NC, permanent Installation

2008 Tangled Up In You: Connecting, Coexisting, and Conceiving Identity, 21c Museum, Louisville, KY

2008 Cracow Screen Festival, Jan Nowak-Jezioranski Square, Cracow, Poland

2008 Insurgents, curator Renee Cagnina, Flood Gallery Fine Art Center, Asheville, NC.

2008 Aesthetics & Values, curators Andres Lahoz and Andrew Scharhag, FIU, Miami, FL.

2007 No Need to Touch, Curator Renee Cagnina, ArtCenter Miami, FL.

2007 Homegrown Southeast Biennial, Invitational, SECCA - Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston Salem, NC.

2007 Tuttavia Povero! (Still Poor!), Curator Douglas Ferrari, SICA The Shore Institute of the Contemporary Arts

2006 Grendel, Jack the Pelican Presents, Cerro Market, Wynwood Arts District, Miami, FL.

2006 Newark Between Us, Curated by Rupert Ravens, National Newark Building, Newark Arts Council, Newark, NJ.

2005 Identity of a Scene, Curated by Douglas Voisin, Miami, FL,

2005 Hardcore Menu: Samples and Dishes, Curated by Milagros Bello, Hardcore Art Contemporary Space, Miami, FL,

2005 Aerial-Terrestrial, Curated by Milagros Bello, Miami-Dade College, South Campus, Building M, Kendall, FL

2005 Love/Money, Curated by Nikki Beem, Miami Light Project, Miami, FL
2005 Cintas Fellowship Exhibition, Curated by Gabriela Rangel, Americas Society, New York, NY

2005 Merrill Lynch-ARTEAMERICAS, Ephemeral Trends, Miami, FL.

2005 Something To Stare At, Curated by Lynn del Sol, Melody Weir Gallery, New York, NY.

2005 On the Quickness, Curated by Lynn del Sol, Haven Art, Bronx, New York, NY

2005 AIM, Abstraction In Miami, Curated by Brook Dorsch, Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL

2004 Sites Miami, Organized by William Kaddell, Lummus Park, Miami, FL.

2004 all art collections start small, Organized by Rem Cabrera, The Art Gallery At Government Center, Miami, FL

2004 Spectacle of Sound, Curated by Barbara Young, Main Library, Miami-Dade Public Library System, Miami, FL

2004 Summer Miami :Works on Paper, Curated by Leonard Tachmes, Leonard Tachmes Gallery, North Miami, FL

2003 Between Art and Life: From Joseph Cornell to Gabriel Orosco, Curated by Peter Boswell, Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL

2002 To Kiss the Spirit, Artemisia Gallery, Organized by Columbia College Art and Design Department, Chicago, IL

2002 No Home Show, Curated by Robert Chambers, Studio Residence Miami, FL

2000 Les Chemical Carnales, Curated by Ed Paschke, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

1999 The Altered Object, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

1999 Emerging, Ann Nathan Gallery, Chicago, IL

1997 - 2000 A Game of Chance, Curated by Hollis Sigler, Traveling Exhibition-
Printworks Gallery, Chicago, IL.
Susan Cummings Gallery, Mill Valley, CA.
Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA.
Rockford College Art Gallery, Rockford, IL.
Santa Monica College Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
Heron School of Art, Indianapolis, IN.
Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN.
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO.
Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL.
BIBLIOGRAPHY
9-2008 Not For Sale, by Jesse Kiser, Yes Weekly, cover and pgs. 14-17, September 3rd-Setember 9th 2008

8-2008 La Guerra de la Paz, by Adolfo Briceno, Que Pasa, Piedmont, Local section A7, August 28th-September 3rd 2008

7-2008 Art During Wartime, by Beth Feinstein, Closer Magazine, Summer 1 2008/Issue 53, cover and pgs.14-18

7-2008 Trends, by Lilia Fontana, Wynwood The Art Magazine, pg. 46-49, Summer 2008, Vol.1, No.10

6-2008 Contemporary Textiles; the fabric of fine art, by editor Nadine Monem, Black Dog Publishing; Ill edition (June 2008), pg.29-30 and pg.130-131

6-2008 Guerra de la Paz, by Tatiana Flores, Art Nexus, No.69, Vol 7, Year 2008, Section Reviews, pg. 135

5-2008 Vested Intrest, by Tracy Frost, www.Art2Bank, May 26th

5-2008 Tiny Bricks, Big Fun, by Michael Mills, Miami New Times, June 19th

5-2008 Picture Essay, Oasis, No More Milk, Volume 1, Issue 1, pg. 32

4-2008 Internal Strife, by Connie Bostic, Mountain Xpress, Volume 14, Issue 40, April 30th 2008

3-2008 Aesthetics & Values, Catalogue by the honors college at FIU, cover and pgs. 12-13, March 17th-April 10th 2008

3-2008 Camo/Joes, NYarts Magazine, pg. 56-57, March/April

3-2008 Scope Expands in Size, If Not in Scope, by Alex Taylor, NY Sun, March 25th, 2008

3-2008 Secret Identities Livraison, No.3, 2007-2008, published in Sweden, pgs. 78-81

3-2008 Queer Art Picks by Rafael Risemberg, The New York Blade, The Arts, Thursday, March 6th 2008

3-2008 Artist: Guerra de la Paz, by Michelle Weinberg, Miami Art Guide (MAG), 13 MAR/APR 2008, pg. 24-29

2-2008 Squatting the White Cube: Modart at Scope Art, Modart Magazine, No 15

1-2008 Miami 2007 Glut But Not Rut, by Gae Savannah, Flash Art online, January 5th 2008

12-2007 Contemporary Istanbul, Turkish Daily News, December 4th 2007

12-2007 Die Art Basel Miami glanzt mit Lucy Lui, by Magdalena Kroner, Welt online (German), Kultur, December 8th 2007

12-2007 War and Sex by Michele C. Cone, artnet.com, December 28th 2007

12-2007 Artist Margot, Francesco Simeti, and Guerra de la Paz Get Their War On, by Rachel Wolf, New York Magazine, art candy, December 14th 2007

12-2007 Kaderleri askta da Sanatta da Kesisti, by Aras Sahinbas, Sabah, section Kultur Sanat, December 16th 2007

12-2007 Miami Contemporary Artists, by Paul Clemence and Julie Davidow, Forward by Elisa Turner, Schiffer Publishing LTD, page

11-2007 Istanbul: The Next Destination for Contemporary Art, by Zeynep Sanlier, The Art Newspaper, International Edition, No. 185, pg.3, November 2007

9-2007 A Rag Tag Team by Anne Tschida, Blue Print Directory, pgs. 16-18

9-2007 In Love and War, by Steven Psyllos, Trace Magazine, Issue 76, pg.42-43

9-2007 Picture essay, When Johnny Comes Marching Home Again, Volume1, Issue1, pg.4 and back cover

7-2007 Picture Essay Guerra de la Paz, Ruby Magazine (Argentina) issue#19

6-2007 Stracci di massa: e la Guerra de la Paz, Le Immagini, La Repubblica (Italy) June 29th

6-2007 Expand and Contract By Michelle Weinberg, The Sun Post

6-2007 Guerra de la Paz by Steven Psyllos, NYarts Magazine International Edition, cover image and pages 6-7, May-June issue

5-2007 Exhibitions ends an era, Winston-Salem Journal, Sunday May 20th 2007 pg F3 Arts and Entertainment

3-2007 The Art Couple, by Alicia Zuckerman, The Miami Herald, People, Section E, cover image and pg 6-7E, March 12th

02-2007 Guerra de la Paz: Flower Children, Flavorpill, Visual Arts Pick of the Week, Feb. 20th-Feb. 26th ARTINFO 

12-2006 2006 The Year In Review-Personal Favorites in Eclectic Year of Art, by Margaret Hawkins, Chicago Sun Times, Weekend, Galleries, 12-29, pg 15

12-2006 Art Basel Miami: Offbeat Highlights from the Fair Trail, by Margery Gordon, ARTINFO 

12-2006 Notes From Art Basel, Miami Beach, by Steven Psyllos, Art Fairs International08-2006 Guerra de la Paz, Art in the World of the Handmade, by Lynn del Sol, Distrikt Magazine, Stilo, pgs 16-19

07-2006 Discarded Clothing Blooms Anew as Tropical Paradise, by Margaret Hawkins, Chicago Sun Times

05-2006 CIRCA, Un Hito en Las Artes, El Nuevo Dia, Cover Page, Por Dentro, Domingo, 21 de Mayo

04-2006 Have No Fear, Brooklyn Is Here! The New York Art Scene Across the Bridge, by Erin Mallay, New York Coo

l12-2005 Ideological Activists, by Carlos Suarez de Jesus, Miami New Times, ART, pg 46

12-2005 Joe Pics, Screenshots, MAG, Miami Art Guide, 3 rd Edition

07-2005 Jaguar Transports Contemporary Art to the Hamptons, by Carrol Bennet Gerber, LASplash.com

07-2005 Scope, A Hit In the Hamptons, by Sarah Douglas, ARTINFO News

07-2005 Scope Hamptons, Premier League, by James Wescott and Molly Kleiman, Art Fairs International

07-2005 Un-Hampered, by Ben Davis, ARTNET Magazine,

06-2005 Art Chicago in the Park, by Marisol Martell, Art Nexus, Issue 57, pg 119

06-2005 Teaser, by Onajida Shabaka, Miami Art Exchange

04-2005 Art in Focus, by Milagros Bello, Arte al Dia News, English Edition, pg 4

12-2004 A Fine Sense of Place: Sites-Miami 2004, by Alfredo Triff, Miami New Times, Art section, pg. 45

12-2004 Guerra de la Paz: The Four Seasons, by Beth Feinstein Bartl, Arte Al Dia News, English Ed, pg. 4

11-2004 Recycled Art, by Eileen Soler, Broward Herald, Neighbors section 11-11, pgs. 1 and 3
11-2004 Recycled Reality, by Micheal Mills, New Times Broward-Palm Beach,11-4, Art section, pg 43

11-2004 Unnatural Nature, by Michelle Weinberg, Miami New Times, 11-4, Art section, pg 52

10-2004 Men of the Cloth, by Beth Feinstein-Bartl, South Florida Sun Sentinal, Hollywood, Art and Culture, 10-13, pg 3
COLLECTIONS
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GUERRA DE LA PAZ
Curriculum Vitae
Lives and works in Miami, FL.
Born Cuba | 1955 | 1968



EDUCATION & AWARDS
Neraldo de la Paz:
BFA, Drawing/Painting, Northern Illinois University, De Kalb, IL,1978
Student Talent Award,Tuition Waiver  (portfolio review) 1974-1978
Cintas Fellowship, 1984-85

Alain Guerra:
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL,1992-1993
Art Institute of Ft. Lauderdale,Ft Lauderdale, FL, 1991-1992
Center For Expressive Arts, Miami, FL 1979-84

RESIDENCY
2008 Elsewhere Artist Collaborative, Greensboro, NC.

LECTURES
2008 University of Louisville, hosted by 21C Museum, Louisville, KY.

2008 Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC.

AUCTION BENIFITS
2008 21C Museum Annual Benefit Auction, Louisville, KY.

2008 Expose, Exit Art’s Annual Benefit Auction, New York, NY.

2007 19th Annual Open Your Heart Auction Benefiting Bailey House, Puck Building, New York, NY.

2006 18th Annual Open Your Heart Auction Benefiting Bailey House, Puck Building, New York, NY.

2005 International Kids Fund Benefit Auction, Miami Art Central, Miami, FL.

2004 Fall Fundraiser, Locust Projects, Miami, FL.

2003 Fall Fundraiser, Locust Projects, Miami, FL.

2002 Just Good Art, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL.

2002 Purim Ball Mask-Erade, Jewish Museum of Florida, Miami Beach, FL.

2001 Just Good Art, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL.