CURRICULUM VITAE

Alexi Torres
September 27, 1976, Matanzas, Cuba.

Currently Live and work in Atlanta, GA and Zancudo, Costa Rica.

Education:
1991-1995 National School of Arts, Havana, Cuba.
1989-1991 Elemental School Art, Matanzas, Cuba.

Publications

Music on Walls, Interview with Alexi Torres, June - 2017.
A Spiritual Adventure With Alexi Torres, Impakter Magazine, May - 2017.
Art in America Magazine, September - 2016.
Boca Raton Magazine, March - 2016.
Art Hive Magazine, Issue #16. 2016.
Style No Chaser, 2015.
People's Shoice Award Winner Red Clay Exhibition, Huntsville Museum of Art, Alabama, 2014.
Summer Show - Wall Street International, Unix Gallery, New York, 2014.
Cover of MIA Art Fair guide book, January 17 - 20, 2014.
Ripley's Believe it or Not, Special Edition 2014, "Fabric of History", Page 124.
American Art Collector July 2012, "Organic Elements", Page 126-127.
Huffington Post -Article, (Alexi Torres Images Made Of Woven, Leaves, Feathers And Organic Materials)
Juxtapoz, ("Woven" Oil Works By Alexi Torres)
Colossal Art & Design - Article, (The Woven Oil Painting of Alexi Torres)
Daily Mail UK- Article, ( Weave never seen anything like it: Artist who paints like other people knit)
IFQ magazine 2004, Vol. 6, article and photo, page 55.
IFQ magazine 2004, Vol. 7, Grand Prize photo, page 59.
La Aurora Magazine 1999, Volume 1, article and photos, 51-52.

Solo Exhibtions:

2016 "Sun Light" September 8 - October 15, Unix Gallery, Chelsea, NY.
2016 "Celebration" June 10 - August 12, Jones - Carter Gallery, Lake City, SC.
2016 "Women and Nature" January 27- March 14, The Walker Gallery , Kennesaw, GA.
2014 "ONE" April 12 - July 8, Marietta Cobb Museum Of Art, Marietta, GA.
2014 "Positive Thoughts", March 28 - April 25, Mason Murer Fine Art, Atlanta, GA.
2013 "Harvest of a Waning Moon", June 20 - July 31, Unix Gallery, Chelsea, NY.
2013 "Southern Voices", Febrary 19 - March 31, Hoover Library, Hoover, AL.
2012 "Icons", May 12- June 10, Unix Gallery, Miami, FL.
2011 "Weaving Ephemeral Elements", Oct 8 - Nov 11, Evan Lurie Gallery, Carmel, IN.
2004 "Capitolio" Diaz Company Gallery, Atlanta, GA.
2003 "Protegiendome" Provincial Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2003 "Estribos" Provincial Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2002 "Alarma" Provincial Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2001 "Camiones Viejos" Gallery Arenas Doradas, Varadero, Cuba.
1999 "Ceibas" Gallery Melia.Varadero, Cuba.
1998 "Migraciones" Gallery Bella Costa, Varadero, Cuba.
1990 "Dibujos" Gallery Nueva Paz, Nueva Paz, Cuba.

Group Exhibitions:

2017 Art Fields, Lake City, SC. April 21 - 29.
2017 Art Market San Francisco, Evan Lurie Gallery. April 27 - 30.
2017 Art Boca Raton, Evan Lurie Gallery. March 15 - 19.
2016 Art Miami, Unix Gallery. Dec 1 - 4.
2016 "Summer of Lust", Unix Gallery Houston. June 3 - July 9.
2016 Art Fields, Lake City SC. April 22 - 30.
2016 ArtBocaRaton, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. March 18 -21.
2016 LA Art Show, Featured by Unix Gallery Jan 27 - 31.
2015 Art Miami, Featured by Unix Gallery. Nov 29 - Dec 4.
2015 Scope Miami Beach, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. Dec 1 - 6.
2015 TexasContemporary, Featured by Unix Gallery. Oct 1- 4.
2015 Art Aspen, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. Aug 14 - 16.
2015 Art South Hamptons, Featured by Unix Gallery. July 9- 13.
2015 Art Hamptons, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. July 2 - 5.
2015 "Summer Group Show: Efflorescence", Unix Gallery, NYC. Junel 25 - August 22.
2015 ArtFields, Lake City SC. April 24 - May 2.
2015 Group Show. Galerie Bel Air, Gstaad, Switzerland. March- April.
2015 Art Palm Spring Fine Art Fair, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. February 12 - 15.
2015 LA Art Show, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. January 14 - 18.
2014 Houston Fine Art Fair, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. Sep 18 - 21.
2014 Red Clay Survey, Huntsville Museum of Art, AL. August 17 - October 26.
2014 "Summer Group Show", Unix Gallery. July 17 - Sept 6.
2014 Art Aspen, Featured by Unix Gallery. july 31 - Aug 3.
2014 Art Hamptons, Featured by Unix Gallery. July 10 - 13.
2014 Art Hamptons, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. July 10 - 13.
2014 "Suite Works", Museum Of Contemporary Art, Georgia. April 26 -Sep13 .
2014 Art Palm Spring Fine Art Fair, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. February 13 - 16.
2014 Art Wynwood, Featured by Unix Gallery. February 13 - 17.
2014 Art Palm Beach Fair, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. January 24 - 27.
2014 MIA (Miami International Art Fair), Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. January 17 - 20.
2013 Conrad Miami, Featured by Unix Gallery. November 22 - December -22.
2013 Art Miami, Featured by Unix Gallery. December 3 - 8.
2013 Scope Miami Beach, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. December 3 - 8
2013 Houston Fine Art Fair, Featured by Unix Gallery and Evan Lurie Gallery. Sep 19 - 22.
2013 Art Aspen, Featured by Unix Gallery.july 31 - Aug 3.
2013 Art Hamptons, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. July 11 - 14.
2013 Art Southhamptons Fair, Featured by Unix Gallery. July 24 - 28.
2013 DMoMA , Belmount Sur Lausanne. Switzerland. June 5 - July 9.
2013 "A Matter Of Time", Belair Fine Art. Geneva, Switzerland. April 26 - May 16.
2013 Art Palm Beach Fair, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery.
2013 Art Wynwood, Featured by Unix Gallery. February 14 - 18.
2012 Art Miami, Featured by Unix Gallery. December 4 - 9.
2012 Scope Miami, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. December 4 - 9.
2012 "New Work from Alexi Torres and Luis Sanchez". Evan Lurie Gallery. Oc 13- Nov 9.
2012 Art Southhamptons Fair, Featured by Unix Gallery. July 26 - 30.
2012 Art Hamptons, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. July 13 - 15.
2012 San Francisco Fine Art Fair, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery. May 13 - 15.
2012 Young Talents from Atlanta" Rush Gallery, NY. April 19 - May 19.
2012 "Refresh" Mason Murer Fine Art, Atlanta,GA.
2012 "Terra" Kai Lin Art, Atlanta, GA.
2012 Art Palm Beach Fair, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery.
2012 Timothy Tew's Top 25, Atlanta, GA.
2011 Red Dot Miami Art Fair, Featured by Evan Lurie Gallery.
2010 "International Summer Group Show"Besharat Gallery, Atlanta GA.
2009 Trilogy Art Gallery, Atlanta GA.
2004 "Discovery" Naomy Silva Gallery, Atlanta, GA.
2004 N.Y. Art Festival, Miami, FL USA.
2003 "Mis Cartas Para Elpidio" with Yampiel Baez, Provincial Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2002 "El Paradigma y Las Nueces" Provincial Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2002 "Paradisos Artificiales" Provincial Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2002 Salon Nacional de Dibujo, Provincial Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2002 Papeles de la Isla" Couturier Gallery, Los Angeles, USA.
2002 "Praxis" Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2002 "Mapa Conceptual" UNEAC Gallery, Matanzas, Cuba.
2001- 2002 "El Camino Mas Corto", Center of Development of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2001 "Pintores Cubanos", Gora Gallery, Montreal ,Canada.
2001 "Sin Titulo", Provincial Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2000 "Reencuentros", 60th Anniversary of the School of Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2000 "Otra Isla", Provincial Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
2000 International Salon 2000, Varadero, Cuba.
2000 West-End Gallery with Lam Group,.Hollywood, Florida, USA.
2000 "Salon de Paisaje", Galleria de Arte, Sol y Mar, Varadero, Cuba.
2000 "La Consagracin de la nada". Center of Visual Art Development, Habana. Cuba.
1999- 2000 "El camino ms corto". Provincial Gallery of Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
1999 "X Motivos", Puentes Group, Provincial Gallery of Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
1998 "Mi cabeza y yo". National Colloquial of Plastic Arts of Hermanos Saíz. Matanzas, Cuba.
1998 "Genesis", Provincial Salon Hermano Saiz, Matanzas, Cuba.
1998 "El Arte Cubano", II National Salon of UNEAC. Matanzas, Cuba.
1998 "Nuestro vino de platano, aunque amargo, es nuestro vino". Cultural House, Bonifacio Byrne, Matanzas, Cuba.
1998 "Puentes a la luz". Center of Visual Arts, Matanzas, Cuba.
1997 Landscape Salon Gallery Arte, Sol y Mar, Varadero, Cuba.
1996 "Academia 96" International Salon, Havana, Cuba.
1995 to 2003 Provincial Salon of Modern Art Roberto Diago, Matanzas, Cuba.
1990 National Salon of Modern Arts, Havana, Cuba.


Awards:

2017: Top Winner, ArtFields, Lake City, SC, USA.
2014: People Choice Award, Red Clay Survey, Huntsville Museum of Art. AL, USA.
2014: Merit Award, Red Clay Survey, Huntsville Museum of Art. AL, USA.
2004: Grand Prize N.Y.Art Festival,Miami Florida USA.
2002: Grand Prize "Mapa Conceptual", Matanzas Cuba.
2000: Second Place Roberto Diago. Provincial Salon of Visual Arts. Matanzas, Cuba.
2000: Honorable Mention "Landscape Salon", Varadero Art Gallery, Varadero ,Cuba.
1998: Second Place "Genesis" Hermanos Salon Saíz Association Art Gallery Havana,Cuba.
1996 and 2000: Grand Prize for the Landscape Exhibition. “Arte, Sol y Mar” Art Gallery , Varadero, Cuba.
1995: Honors Graduation from the National School of Arts. Havana, Cuba.

Selected Collections

Legacy Ventures, Atlanta, GA.
Delta Air Lines
Marietta Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, GA.
Hoover Public Library, Hoover, AL.
Museum of Art. Matanzas, Cuba.
Will Smith, Los Angeles, CA.
Laura Rathe, Houston, TX.
Bernie Marcus, Boca Raton , FL.
Ruth Beardsley, Queensland, Australia.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, Atlanta GA.
Trijicon inc, VA.
Law & Moran, Atlanta GA.