JORGE CAVELIER

JORGE CAVELIER

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  Artist: JORGE CAVELIER
 Live in: Key Biscayne, FL, United States
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Born Bogotá, Colombia, December 1953. Jorge Cavelier studied in Florence, Italy, in the Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze where he finished his BFA in 1982. Returning to Colombia the same year he founded "Trazo" an open studio in Bogotá; he worked and taught painting techniques there until 1987. After 1988 he painted in his private studio in Colombia, until June 1999, the year he was kidnapped by the guerrilla group "FARC" in Colombia. Released in 2000, he traveled to the U.S. where he decided to migrate. After being granted with an "extraordinary ability" permanent residence visa, he relocated in the city of Key Biscayne, Florida, where he has been living and working for the last 12 years. His first sculpture series came to light in 2007. Exhibitions of those works where showed in Miami, FL in 2007, Bogotá, Colombia, in 2008 and New York, N.Y. in 2011. Nowadays he works in his series of paintings and sculptures "Labyrinths", to be showed in private and public spaces in Colombia and the U.S. He lately exhibited in Paris in the Comparaisons event, Grand Palais, and in the Miami River Art Fair in Miami. Other exhibitions include "Concerning the spiritual in Art" curated and produced by Aluna Art Foundation in downtown Miami. He has been awarded with the second prize on sculpture and has been selected to show in the painting selection for the the "Present Contemporary Art" in Shanghai. Galeries representing Jorge Cavelier include: Beatriz Esguerra Arte in Bogotá, Colombia www.beatrizesguerra-art.com The Americas Collection in Miami, Florida, USA www.americascollection.com Rush Art Gallery in New York, New York, USA www.rushartsgallery.org Present Contemporary Art. Shanghai, China http://www.presentcontemporaryart.com Milan Art & Events Center. Milan Italy http://www.ma-ec.com