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International art dealer

Fernando Rafael Piqué, American art gallery director. Member Professional Picture Framers Association (advisory board North Texas chapter l989), Professional Association Divers International, National Association Underwater Instructors.

Background

Piqué, Fernando Rafael was born on October 24, 1952 in Havana, Cuba. Son of Arturo Raimundo and Arthemis (Serru) Piqué. came to the United States, l961.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Miami, Florida.

Career

District manager EHP, Inc., Pompano Beach, Florida, 1970-1976. International account executive to Africa, Europe, Middle East, North America, South America American Beverage Machinery, Inc., Miami, 1976-1978. Salesman new car dealerships, 1978-1981.

Account executive Heath and Company, Dallas, 1981-1983. Founder, Chief Executive Officer Emporium Enterprises, Inc., 1982-1997, You Name It-We Frame It, Dallas, 1984—1997, Emporium Art and Frames, Dallas, 1986-1997, Club Emporium, Dallas, 1988-1997, The Enchanted Galleries, Dallas, 1998-2000, Mission Gallery, Dallas, 2000, Piqué Fernando R., since 1997, theunknownartist.com, Dallas, since 2000. Broker and consultant to collectors, galleries and frame shops.

Membership

Member Professional Picture Framers Association (advisory board North Texas chapter l989), Professional Association Divers International, National Association Underwater Instructors.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: coin and stamp collecting, scuba diving, underwater photography, sailing, flying.

Connections

Married Christine Diaz, November l5, l98l (divorced July l984). Married Joan Dee Bennett, July 23, l985. L child, Nicole Erin.

father:
Arturo Raimundo Piqué

mother:
Arthemis (Serru) Piqué

spouse:
Joan Dee Bennett

spouse:
Christine Diaz