awards & others

Best Short Film Award, with No. 77873B, European International Film Festival, Moscow, RUSSIA 2019

Selected artwork for the Commemorative Envelope of the Diplomatic Relationship Between China and Costa Rica, China Post, Beijing, CHINA 2019​

Artist-in-residence, VI Latin-American and Caribbean Art Festival, of the Program of the Ministry of Culture of China at the Hanwei International Art Center, Beijing, CHINA.

Vicepresident of the Temporary Exhibitions Council of Juan Santamaría Historical and Cultural Museum COSTA RICA​ 2018-current

Winner of the 5th edition "Women Art" of the PDME Chamber of Commerce COSTA RICA 2016

Member of the Temporary Exhibitions Council of Juan Santamaría Historical and Cultural Museum COSTA RICA 2015-2018

Honorary Mention in "Solitude”, A Singular Creation International Art Contest, INTERNATIONAL 2009

Honorary Mention at the Institute of Historical Research Rocca Museum, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA 2009

Honorary Mention in the "IX Winter Salon of Barcelona", ESART Gallery, Barcelona, SPAIN 2008

Honorary Mention in "Show Art Association Italian BSAS", Autonomous City Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA 2007

solo shows

2019

  • Happening/Performance "I'm not this suit", Plaza Skawak, San José, COSTA RICA

  • “Human Suit” series, Women’s Museum, San José, INTERNACIONAL

  • “Human Suit” series, Beijing World Art Museum, Beijing, CHINA

  • “Human Suit” series, Center of the Arts TEC, Cartago, COSTA RICA

  • “Human Suit” series, Municipal Museum of Cartago, Cartago, COSTA RICA

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2018

  • "Human Closet" fashion show, National Gallery, Costa Rican Center for the Science and Culture, San José, COSTA RICA

  • “Human Suit” series, National Gallery, Costa Rican Center for the Science and Culture, San José, COSTA RICA

  • “Human Suit” series, Motores Británicos, San José, COSTA RICA

  • “Spring Day”, Concert and Live Art with the Chinese-Costa Rican Center for the Musical Arts, San José, COSTA RICA

2017

  • “Human: Man Yu” video screening, Magaly Movie Theater, San José, COSTA RICA

2016

  • "Human Suit" video screening, University of Costa Rica, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "10 Years Man Yu" retrospective, Juan Santamaría Airport, Alajuela, COSTA RICA

 

2015

  • "Human Suit" video screening, La Fortina Theater, Heredia, COSTA RICA

  • "Women of the Orient” series, Confucius Institute, University of Costa Rica, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "10 Years Man Yu" retrospective, eÑe, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "10 Years Man Yu" retrospective, Club Union, San Jose, COSTA RICA

 

2014

  • "SonoRetratos", Concert and Live Art with the Cuban pianist and Latin Grammy nominee, Leonardo Gell, University of Costa Rica, María Clara Cullell Hall, COSTA RICA

 

2013

  • "Human Suit: part 1" series, Juan Santamaría Historical and Cultural Museum, Alajuela, COSTA RICA

  • "Human Suit" video screening, Amon Solar Gallery, San Jose, COSTA RICA

2008

  • "Visions of Yesterday" series, House of Culture Alfredo González Flores, Heredia, COSTA RICA

 

2006

  • “Women of the Orient” series, 1887 Lobby Gallery, National Center of Culture, CENAC, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • “Women of the Orient” series, Promenade Arts Center, San Jose, COSTA RICA

group shows

2020

  • “Diasphora Fragments”, National Parlament, San José, COSTA RICA.

2019

  • “Sharing the Beauty”, Hanwei International Art Center, Beijing, CHINA.

  • “Trajines”, Cultural Center of Spain, San José, COSTA RICA

2018

  • “Memoria Urbana” 9th Edition, Casa Cultural Amón, San José, COSTA RICA

  • International Festival of Chinese Videoartists, Universidad Veritas, San José, COSTA RICA

  • “Rizomas”, Talentum Gallery, San José, COSTA RICA

  • “Valoarte: Teológica”, Municipal Museum of Cartago, Cartago, COSTA RICA

2017

  • Beijing International Art Biennale" 7th Edition, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, CHINA

  • "Itinerant exhibition URBANA" 3rd Edition, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, Real Intercontinental Hotel; Multiplaza Escazú; Lexus Tower; Multiplaza del Este; Tempo Square; Democracy Square, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Itinerant exhibition Stories of the Golden Mountain", Municipal Museum of Cartago, Cartago, Costa Rica; University of Costa Rica, San Jose, COSTA RICA; University of Costa Rica, Puntarenas, COSTA RICA; University of Costa Rica, Limón, COSTA RICA

  • "Itinerant exhibition Rizomas", University of Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica; Integrated Arts School, San Jose, Costa Rica; National Bank of Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica; House of Culture, Puntarenas, COSTA RICA

  • Marco Aurelio Aguilar Biennale of Painting”, 20th Edition, Municipal Museum of Cartago, Cartago, COSTA RICA

  • "Memoria Urbana”, 7th Edition, Casa Cultural Amón, San José, COSTA RICA

  • “Daydreams”, AG Gallery, San José, COSTA RICA

  • "Annual exhibition of ACAV", 3rd Edition, Municipal Museum of Cartago, Cartago, COSTA RICA

2016

  • "Women Art" 5th Edition of the PDME Chamber of Commerce, Kristal Bank, Escazú Gallery, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Festival of the Ethnicities", National Center of Culture, CENAC, San Jose, COSTA RICA

2015

  • "Acuerdo en Desacuerdo”, 2nd Edition, National Gallery, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Placerótico”, 5th Edition, Foundation of Culture, Diffusion and Brazilian Studies, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • “Rizomas”, Botica Solera, 3rd Regional Meeting of AIAP / IAA Latin America and the Caribbean, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Free Collective", 7th Avenue, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • Costa Rican Heart Foundation, Mexico Hospital, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "The Miami Art Expo", Nina Torres Fine Art Gallery, Miami, UNITED STATES

2014

  • "International Festival of Chinese Culture", National Stadium of Costa Rica, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "1st Biennale of Taza", Taza, MOROCCO

  • "I am Woman of Peace", 1st Edition, Costa Rica National Registry, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Rizomas", Embassy of Costa Rica in Nicaragua, Managua, NICARAGUA

2013

  • "Contemporary International Artists of the Museum of the Americas", Carrousel Du Louvre, Paris, FRANCE

  • "Visions of Yesterday" series, Casa Del Cuño, Antigua Custom House, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Pertinent Memory" Embassy of Costa Rica in the Republic of Nicaragua, NICARAGUA

  • "Women Brasil", Broadcasting and Culture Foundation of Brazilian Studies, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Plastic Window" Juan Santamaría Historical and Cultural Museum, Alajuela, COSTA RICA

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2013

  • "Rizomas", Artist's House, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Nostalgias y Experiences", Amon Cultural House, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • Opening of the Talentum Gallery, Talentum Gallery, San Jose, COSTA RICA

 

2012

  • "International Festival of Arts", La Sabana, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "1st Symposium of Sculpture and Painting", Central Park of Greece, Alajuela, COSTA RICA

  • "May in Green" 4th Edition, Club Union, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Under the Cedar", Metallo Studio, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Expoarte", José Figueres Ferrer Cultural and Historical Center, San Ramón, COSTA RICA

2011

  • Art Work Shop, Costa Rican Art Gallery, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "May in Green", 3rd Edition, Dayé Gallery, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • Opening of Casa 927, Casa 927, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Tropical America Art Fair", Earth University, Guanacaste, COSTA RICA

 

2010

  • "International Festival of Chinese Culture", Costa Rican - North American Cultural Center, San Jose, COSTA RICA

2009

  • "2nd Biennale of Painting and Sculpture", National Gallery, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • Institute of Historical Research Rocca Museum, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

2008

  • "9th Winter Show of Barcelona", ESART Gallery, Barcelona, ​​SPAIN

  • "Placerótico" 2nd Edition, Medrano Gallery, San Jose, COSTA RICA

2007

  • "Expoarte", Escazú, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Expoarte", Real Cariari Expo Center, Heredia, COSTA RICA

  • "Valoarte" 5th Edition, National Gallery, San Jose, COSTA RICA

  • "Show Art Association BSAS Italiana", Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

  • "Artexpo International Artfair", Las Vegas, UNITED STATES

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