Raul Enmanuel

Cuba, 1958

BIOGRAPHY

RAUL ENMANUEL POZO - BIOGRAPHY Born in San Luis, Santiago, Cuba, 1958 Studies 1980-1985 Higher Institute of Art “CUBANACAN”, Havana, Cuba 1976-1980 National School of Art “CUBANACAN”, Havana, Cuba 1973- 1976 School for Plastic Arts Jose Joaquin Tejada, Santiago de Cuba Solo Exhibitions 2004 – La locomotora de mi papa, Canvas Gallery, San Juan, Puerto Rico 2002 – Buscando Caminos, Galeria Juan Marinillo Institute for the Friendship with People, Havana, Cuba 2000 – Mi Tiempo Vegetal, Casa de Teatro, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 1999 – Mi Tiempo Vegetal, Casa de Arte, Santiago de los Caballero Dominican Republic, Acrilicos sobre Telas Galeria Oriente, Santiago, Cuba 1994 – Galeria Coral, Santa Fe de Bogota, Colombia 1993 – Tropico, Center of Applied Studies, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 1991 – Amuletos Recuerdo de mis abuelos, Galeria Oriente, Santiago, Cuba 1989 - Dibujos sobre Cartulinas, Galeria Cine Cuba, Santiago, Cuba 1988 – Dibujos sobre Cartulinas, Festival of Cuban Culture, Burdeo, France 1987 – 2nd annual Festival of Cuban Culture, Havana, Cuba Apuntes para un Proyecto, Galeria de Arte Universal, Manzanillo, Cuba 1986 – De lo Nuestro La Vegetacion, Galeria de Arte Universal, Santiago, Cuba 1985 – Muntu, Galeria Galeano, Havana, Cuba Collective Exhibitions Participated in over 50 group shows in Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Colombia, Portugal, France, and the United States. 2011- Highlights from the Gallery Collection - SBC Gallery, West Hollywood, CA Featured artist, Spring and Fall Brewery Artwalk, MLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Top Contemporary Latin Artists – The Americas Collection, Coral Gables, Florida 2010- Featured artist, Spring and Fall Brewery Artwalk, MLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 2009- Featured artist, Spring and Fall Brewery Artwalk, MLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 2008 – The Americas Collection – Coral Gables, Florida Featured artist - Spring Brewery Artwalk, MLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Spring Brewery Artwalk, LS Contemporary Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Vision of the Latin World - Soho Gallery, Studio City, CA 2007 – Fall Brewery Artwalk, MLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. Outstanding new contemporary artists, LS Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA. Elements of Abstraction, Gallery on State, Santa Barbara, CA 2006 – Brewery Artwalk, MLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 2005 – Crosscurrents, Soho Gallery, Studio City, CA, Contemporary Visions, Audis Husar Fine Art, Beverly Hills, CA. MLA Gallery, Brewery Artwalk, Los Angeles, CA 2004 MLA Gallery, Tropico Profundo, Los Angeles, CA 2004 – Brewery Artwalk, MLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 2003 - Brewery Artwalk, MLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Cuban Artists, Gallery Nader, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 2002 – Brewery Artwalk, MLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Cuban Painters, Naipe Museum, Havana, Cuba 2001 – Cuban Artists, Gallery Nader, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 2000 – Four Abstract Painters, Galeria San Ignacio, Havana, Cuba Participant in the 7th Havana Biennial 1999 - End of the Century Hall, Emilio Bacardi Museum, Santiago, Cuba, Serigraphy Workshop, Taller Rene Portocarrero, Havana, Cuba Cuban Painters, Museum of the Americas, San Juan, Puerto Rico 1998 - Galeria de Arte Universal, Santiago, Cuba, Galeria Oriente, Santiago, Cuba 1997 - Salon de 30 de Noviembre, Santiago, Cuba 1996 - The Gallery of the Hotel Melia Cohiba, Santiago, Cuba 1995 - House of Culture Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal 1994 - Art Center Gallery, Nelva, Colombia Five Cuban Painters, Viva del Arte Galeria, Bogota, Colombia 1993 - Four Cuban Painters, Art Gallery of the Dominican Institute of Applied Studies ( IDEA), Santo Domingo, D.R. 1990 – Contemporary Painting, Center for Dominican Architecture, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 1988 – Cuban Painters, Centro de Arte 501, San Francisco, Cultural Assets Hall Fund, Santiago, Cuba 1987 - Salon 30 de Noviembre, Santiago, Cuba Galeria de Arte Universal, Santiago, Cuba 1986 Seven Cuban Painters, Gallery of the House of Culture, Havana, Cuba Participant in the 2nd Havana Biennial 1985 Students Hall of the Hermanos Sainz Brigade, Galerie Oriente, Santiago, Cuba 1984 – Students Hall, Higher Institute of Art, Cubanacan, Havana, Cuba Participant in the 1st Havana Biennial A Tribute to the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution, Lobby of the Carl Marx Theatre, Havana, Cuba Murals Restaurant of Melia Cohiba Hotel, Santiago, Cuba Railway Terminal, Santiago, Cuba Executive Airport, Santiago, Cuba Awards 1999 - National Prize of Serigraphy, Workshop “Rene Portocarrero” 1998 - Cuban Cultural Assets Fund, 1st prize for painting Salon Fin de Siglo, National Union of Cuban Writers and Artists (UNEAC) 1997 - Honorable mention – Group show at Emilio Bacardi Museum, Santiago, Cuba First Prize, Acquisition for Permanent Collection, Emilio Bacardi Museum, Santiago, Cuba 1989 - National Award for the Painting on Canvas, TELARTE Vll, Cultural assets of Cuba Fund 1987 - Honorable mention, Painting, City Hall, Santiago, Cuba 1986 – 1st Prize for the Carnival Poster, San Luis, Santiago, Cuba 1985 - Honorable mention, Students Hall of the Hermanos Sainz Brigade, Galeria Oriente, Santiago, Cuba 1984 – 1st Prize for the Carnival Poster, San Luis, Santiago, Cuba Distinctions 1998 - Shield of Villa de San Luis de las Enramadas, Santiago, Cuba 1997 – Official Key of the Cultural Assets of Cuba Fund, Santiago, Cuba Member of UNEAC (National Union of Cuban Writers and Artists) Member of the International Association of Plastic Artists Collections His works can be found in many permanent and private collections. Emilio Bacardi Museum, Santiago, Cuba Museo Polivalente, Santiago, Cuba Center of Art Ceballo Estrella, Santiago, Cuba MLA Gallery Collection, Los Angeles, CA Banco de Reservas, Santo Domingo, D.R. In addition to many private collections throughout Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Colombia, Mexico, Jamaica Spain, Germany, France, Italy, Portugal, and the United States

Artworks by Raul Enmanuel