CV

 

Born 1975

Education

2000 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 

1994-1999 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

1997 Independent Studies in Spain and Italy (Cresson Travel Scholarship)

 

Awards/Grants/Fellowships

2012 Best of Show, Salmagundi Club Non-Members Exhibition, Denise Bibro Gallery, New York, NY

2000 Individual Artist Grant, Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation, Montreal, Canada

2000 Individual Artist Grant, Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts, Ithaca, NY

1997 Cresson Memorial Travel Scholarship, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

1997 Franklin Watkins Memorial Grant, PAFA, Philadelphia, PA

1997 Cecilia Beaux Portrait Painting Prize, PAFA, Philadelphia, PA

1997 Arthur De Costa Painting Prize, PAFA, Philadelphia, PA

1996 Samuel David Memorial Prize, PAFA, Philadelphia, PA

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016 Relatos, SalaFAR, Fundación Ángel Ramos, Hato Rey, Puerto Rico

2011 Los Dias Que Son De Noche, Galeria Senatorial, Capitolio, San Juan, Puerto Rico

2006 Tragedias y Triunfos, Galería Senatorial, Capitolio, San Juan, Puerto Rico  

2005 Sonámbulos, Museo Casa Escute, Carolina, San Juan, Puerto Rico

2003 Artists' House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2000 Artists' House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 Galeria SPACE, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico,  16 Artistas En Un Espacio 2

2015 Galeria SPACE, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, Naturaleza Sobre Papel

2015 Galeria SPACE, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, 16 Artistas En Un Espacio

2014 Galeria SPACE, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, Acércate

2014 Mark Miller Gallery, New York, NY, Beyond The Threshold

2014 Lyons Weir Gallery, New York, NY, Voyeur

2014 Museo Francisco Oller, Bayamon, Puerto Rico, Dibujos

2013 Obra Galeria, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Interpretando el Retrato de Hoy 

2013 Community School of Music and Art, Ithaca, NY, Faculty Exhibition

2013 RH Gallery, New York, NY, Single Fare 3

2012 Denise Bibro Gallery, New York, NY, Salmagundi Non-Members Exhibition

2011 Artists’ House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Celebration of Music Exhibition

2008 Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Colección Reyes Veray

2008 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Phila, PA, Juried Alumni Show

2008 Galería Prinardi, San Juan, Puerto Rico, La Incoherencia de lo Coherente

2007 Foro Galería, San Juan, Puerto Rico, La Figura Contemporánea

2006 Galería Primer Piso, San Juan, Puerto Rico; In Focus

2006 Puerto Rico Art and Wine Fair, San Juan, Puerto Rico  

2004 Seraphin Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; Masters and Mavericks

2003 The Museum of Seralles, Ponce, Puerto Rico; Group Exhibition

2002 More Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; Group Exhibition

2002 Galería Mehr Licht, San Juan, Puerto Rico; Group Exhibition

2002 Artists' House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; Small Works Exhibit

2002 Galería Mehr Licht, San Juan, Puerto Rico; Group Show

2001 Artists' House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; Celebration of Art Exhibit

2001 Riverside Community College, Riverside, CA; Alumni Exhibition

2001 State of the Art Gallery, Ithaca, NY; Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts Exhibit

2001 Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA; 61st Annual Juried Exhibition

2000 Artists' House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; Celebration of Music Exhibit

2000 Need in Deed, Philadelphia, PA; Juried Show and Auction

1999 Artists' House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1999 Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; New Talent Exhibition

1998 Museum of American Art at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Annual Student Exhibition

1998 Artists' House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Artists’ House Prize

1997 Annual Student Exhibition, Museum of American art at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

1994 Riverside Community College, Riverside, CA; Juried Exhibition

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Bibliography

Otto Reyes Casanova, Coleccion Reyes Veray, El Placer Del Color, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Oct, 2008

Al Gury, Color for Painters, A Guide to Traditions and Practice, Random House Press, Oct, 2010 

 

Press

Eduardo Texidor, "Atravez de la Habitación" Viva Mayaguez, Oct 2015

Jorge Rodriguez, “Realismo Intimo en Imagines de Luis Borrero” El Vocero, June 2012

Lorna Zayas Rodriquez, "Luis Borrero Revive el Renacimiento" Caras, Feb 2006

Jorge Rodríguez, "Luis Borrero NeoBarroquismo al Desnudo" El Vocero, Oct 2005 

Tatiana Pérez, "Reunión de Sonámbulos" El Nuevo Día, Oct 2005

Georgie Vega, " Presencia Boricua" Caras, August 2005

Lorna Zayas Rodríguez, "Presencia Boricua en Miami" Imagen, July 2005

Robin Rice, "Go figure" Philadelphia City Paper, May 2004

Diane Cercone Harris, "The Sights of Music", Art Matters Magazine, November 2000 

 

Radio/Television

Expresiones, Interview, WIPR, San Juan, Puerto Rico, June 2003

Desiree Lowry, Interview, WAPA TV, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Oct 17, 2005

Joahnna Rosaly, Interview, WIPR, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Nov 2007

 

Visiting Artist Lectures and Demos

2015 Luis Borrero Obra y Tecnica, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico

2013 Studio Practice in 17th Century Europe, Demostration, Herbert Johnson Museum, Ithaca NY

2010 Visiting Artist Lecture, Pontifícia Universidad Catolica, Ponce, Puerto Rico 

 

Public Collections

The Supreme Court of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Collection, Philadelphia, PA

The Henry Investment Trust Collection, L.P. Philadelphia, PA