biografia-carlos-rivero

Biografía

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arlos Rivero, nació en Río Tocuyo, Estado Lara-Venezuela, el 23 de Julio de 1.953. A temprana edad despierta su interés por la pintura. En 1.968 se residencia en La Guaira, allí ingresa al Grupo Artístico “Armando Reverón”, en donde comienza a desarrollar su inquietud artística. Rivero ha participado en innumerables Salones de Arte y muestras colectivas. En la actualidad es poseedor de un Arte Naif, impecablemente trabajado, pleno de sapiencia y habilidad cromática, el cual lo ha hecho merecedor a significativos premios y distinciones, siendo su pintura una referencia importante dentro del género popular venezolano. Su obra traspasó nuestras fronteras y ha sido admirada en importantes ciudades como: New York, Toronto, Miami, Los Ángeles, Orlando, México, San Juan de Puerto Rico, Bogotá, Londres y París. Es importante destacar la participación que Carlos Rivero ha tenido en exposiciones de gran relevancia como: “Arte Latinoamericano” – Sotherby Galería – New York, “Venezuela Art” Bolívar Hall – Londres, “El Arte Latinoamericano” – Toronto, “La Pintura de Venezuela” en Bogotá, Exposición subasta Sala Mendoza 2003. Podemos agregar, que Carlos Rivero está representado en 40 Museos de países panamericanos, a través del programa (AGPA) Artes Gráficas Panamericanas.

Biography

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arlos Rivero, was born in Rio Tocuyo, Lara State, in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, on july 3rd. of 1953. From an early age, he shows interest for the arts, mainly, the paint. In 1968, he move to the caribbean port of La Guaira, there he joints “Armando Reveron Art Group”, where he starts to develop his artistic motivations. Rivero has participated in several art expositions, as well as colective and private collections and shows. Actually he posses an impeccably worked out and plenty of knowledge and chromatic hability Art Naif, that has made him worthy of many distinctions and prizes. His paintings serve as an important reference about the popular and naive art. His paintings have been admired in places such as: New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, Miami, Orlando, Mexico City, San Juan Puerto Rico, Bogota, london, and Paris, among others. It is important to highlight his participation in expositions of great relevance like “Latin-American Art” – Sotheby Gallery NY, and  “Venezuelan Art” Bolivar Hall – London UK, “The Latin American Art” – Toronto, “The Painting of Venezuela “ in Bogota, auction exhibition, Mendoza Hall – Caracas 2003. We may add that Carlos Rivero is represented in 40 museums Pan American countries, through the program (AGPA) Pan American Graphic Arts.