ANA M. CORTÉS MENCÍA

Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she currently lives.

EDUCATION

STUDIES

Graduate in Visual Arts, Painting Orientation, National University of Fine Arts (Universidad Nacional de Arte Prilidiano Pueyrredón – UNA) 1997 to 2005 follower of the Master Guillermo Roux Watercolor Seminar at the Fine Arts National Superior School Ernesto de La Cárcova, with Master Professor Guillermo Roux Studies with Professors Anna Rank, Eduardo Faradje, Walter Jac y Gabriela Aberastury.

AT PRESENT

She currently works on her own paintings at her Studio. She works as an Assistant Professor of Art Development Project in the chair of Art Professor Domingo Florio at the National Art College Institute. She also gives Drawing and Painting Courses at her own Atelier in Acassuso

EXHIBITIONS

2018

Art on paper 2018 New York USA –Imaginario Gallery

3rd Annual Yi Jing Summit Forum – Shanghai- China

Thesis prize “Building bridges for harmonization between the I Ching and the Occidental mind”

Collective exhibition - Imaginario Gallery

Art Contemporary Texas – Houston Texas

Jury of Graduation in Visual Arts, Painting Orientation National University of Fine Arts (Universidad Nacional de Arte Prilidiano Pueyrredón – UNA)

2017

Art on paper 2017 New York USA – Imaginario Gallery

Tokyo International Art Fair - Imaginario Gallery

Exhibition Last Resurce Project in Argentine

Individual exhibition - Imaginario Gallery

Jury of Graduation Tesis of Licenciatura en Artes Visuales- UNA

Spectrum Art Fair Miami – ABBA & Gauguin Gallery

2016

Brasilian Embassy Collective exhibition Oslo, Norwey

Collective exhibition Gallery Kulturhuset Gamlebanken  -Norwey

Staff Gallery La Argentina

Staff Gallery MITRA

Staff Gallery Vallmitjana

2015

Individual exhibition Vallmitjana Gallery, Argentina

Collective exhibition   Green Art Show, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Staff Gallery La Argentina

Staff Gallery MITRA

Staff Gallery Vallmitjana

2014

Staff Gallery La Argentina

Collective exhibition    Salón Buenos Aires – Palacio Paz – Galllery ABBA

Staff Gallery Vallmitjana

Staff Gallery Vía Costa Design - Martínez

Jury of Graduation Tesis of Licenciatura en Artes Visuales- IUNA

Collective exhibition    Salón Automne – Musée du Louvre – Paris, France

Collective exhibition    Library of Congress of the Nation - Sample Teaching Chair Florio IUNA

Sold CONIN

Sold Museo Arte Contemporáneo de La Plata - MACLA 2014

Collective exhibition    Museum " Ernesto de la Cárcova " - Sample Teaching Chair IUNA

2013

Collective exhibition  Feria de Londres artista Galería Argentina

Gallery’s 2013 Staff Galería Argentina

Jury 3° Salón Anual de Pintura “Amelia Pilone “- General Rodríguez

Individual exhibition at Casa Cultura San Isidro – Bs. As.

Jury XXX Salón Anual 2013 – Premio Mauricio Algieri - San Isidro

2012

Staff Gallery La Argentina

Collective exhibition  Arteaméricas - Miami EEUU

Every Gallery Nights - Gallery La Argentina

Staff Gallery Vía Costa Design - Martínez

Collective exhibition Galería MITRA

2011

Staff Galería Argentinartes

Collective exhibition  Every Gallery Nights - Galería Argentinartes

Staff Gallery Vía Costa Design - Martínez

2010

Individual exhibirion at Centro Cultural Borges- Bs. As.

Individual exhibition at the Museo Metropolitano Buenos Aires

Collective exhibition at the Galeria Argentinartes

2009

Permanent exhibition at Vía Costa Design Gallery - Martínez

2008

Collective exhibition at the ‘Academia Nacional de Bellas Artes’

Collective exhibition Vía Costa Gallery - Martínez

2007

Collective exhibition at the ‘Museo Metropolitano’- Art Gallery by Argentine Artists

Permanent exhibition at Vía Costa Design Gallery - Martínez

2006

Collective exhibition in ‘Braque’ gallery – Braque gallery Special Mention at ‘Salón Perfiles’ of Buenos Aires

Permanent exhibition at Vía Costa Design Gallery - Martínez

back shop “Gallery del Infinito”

2005

Collective exhibition at ‘Fundación Bollini’

Individual exhibition at the Artistic Expression Centre ‘Santa Coloma’

2003

Collective exhibition at ‘Latinarte Art Gallery’, Miami, Florida, USA

2002

Collective exhibition at ‘Centoira’ Gallery

Collective exhibition at ‘Fundación Bollini’

1998

Individual exhibition at ‘Santa Coloma’ Artistic Expression Studio

Collective exhibition Bollini Foundation.

DISTINCTIONS

2018 Certificate of Honor of the 3 rd World Yijing Summit Forum, Shanghai- China

2016 Silver medal Brasilian Embassy exhibition Oslo, Norwey

2014 Second Price in Figurative Painting Buenos Aires Art Saloon

2012 First Price in Painting MITRA Gallery

2010 Distinction from the Brazilian Academy of Fine Arts Culture and History for her work at the exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Buenos Aires 17 International Meeting of the Bicentenary of Independence Day

2006 Mention at Braque Gallery at Buenos Aires Profiles Saloon.

JURY AT: 2013 Jury 3° Anual Painting Saloon “Amelia Pilone “-General Rodríguez ;Jury at XXX Anual Saloon 2013 – Mauricio Algieri Price - San Isidro

TV INTERVIEWS

2014

Note Radio from the Library of Congress of Argentina

2013

Note Radio AM 1270 program Refuge for the Tour of Osvaldo Quiroga, July 4, 2013 , the figure is what drives us and Notes Multiple Newspapers and Magazines - Press Officer Alfonso Carolina

2007

Interview by Art Critic Julio Sapollnik for television program ‘Cultura al Día’- Cultural-Informative TV program transmitted by “Metro” Channel on October 28th, 2007.