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Yolanda Del Carmen Mesa, Colombian artist.

Background

Mesa, Yolanda Del Carmen was born on December 14, 1953 in Medellin, Colombia. Came to the United States, 1983. Daughter of John and Lucia (Hoyos) Mesa.

Education

Student, The Art Institute of Chicago, Medellin, Colombia, 1972-1975;student, San Fernando School Fine Arts, Madrid, Spain, 1976-1977;student, Pratt Graphic Center, 1983-1984;student, Art Students League New York, 1982-1983.

Career

Teacher graphic design, Svc. of National Apprenticeship, 1976-1977;teacher graphic design, The Art Institute of Chicago, Medellin, 1979-1981;teacher graphic design, U. de Los Andes, Santafe de Bogota, Colombia, 1990, 93.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Museo de Antioquia, Medellin, 1976, Central Library. Gallery, Medellin, 1979, La Mancha Blanca Gallery, Cali, Colombia, 1980, Galerie Taub, Philadelphia, 1983, Gal A.R.T. Gallery, Bogota, Colombia, 1985, Aura Gallery, Mexico City, 1985, Museum Contemporary Hispanic Art, New York City, 1986, Die Alte Reithalie, Stuttgart, Germany, 1986, Galeria Gasa Negret, Bogota, 1987, Galerie Leopold, Hamburg, Germany, 1988, Volksbank, Weinheim, Germany, 1989, Museo Rayo, Valle, Colombia, 1991, Galeria Gartner/Torres, 1992, Santa Fe de Bogota, Colombia, 1992, 93, Galeria Gartner/Uribe, Bogata, 1996, Mused de Arte Moderno de Cartagena, Columbia, 1996, Centro Colombo-Americano, Bogota, others. Group shows include Museo de la Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, 1977, Partes Gallery, Medellin, 1980, National Exhibition Art, Medellin, 1981-1987, Museum Contemporary At, Bogota, 1982, 84, Chronocide Gallery, New York City, 1986, La Jeune Peinture, Paris, 1987, Galeria El Museo, Bogota, 1989, Art Forms Gallery, Redbank, New Jersey, 1990, Maximillian Gallery, New York City, 1990, Sindin Gallery, New York City, 1993, Museo de Arte Moderno De Cartagena, Colombia, 1993, XXXV Salon Nacional de Artistas, Bogata, Columbia, 1993, Sindin Gallery, New York, Bienal International de Arte Valpaiso, Chile, 1994, IV Salon de Dibujo-Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo, Republican Dominicana, 1994, Mirate-Feria de Arte International, Bogota, 1996, Pop Art Fundacion Gilberto Alzate Auendano, Bogota, 1997, Galeria El Museo, Bogota, Stands Alon Stephen Gang Gallery, Incorporated, Chelsea, New York, 1998, Nexus Project Gallery, New York City, 2004, Museo Rayo, Roldanillo Valle, Colombia, 2004, others.

      Represented various permanent collections.

Connections

Married Nicholas George Sperakis, February 1, 1984. 1 child, Constanza.

father:
John Mesa

mother:
Lucia (Hoyos) Mesa

spouse:
Nicholas George Sperakis

child:
Constanza Mesa