JORGE VALLEJ0S VENTURA
"DAMA DE LA ROSE"
"PERSON WITH WATERMELON"
OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED, TITLED
48 X 48 INCHES
Jorge Vallejos Ventura was born in Lima, Peru in 1965.
Jorge began his art studies at the National School of Fine Art in Peru, where after completion he became a professor in 1989.
He began submitting to exhibitions and developing his professional art career in 1990. His figurative work ranges from botanicals to humanized animal characters and has grown to become an internationally collect artist. Too numerous to mention he has exhibited in Peru, Colombia, Panama and the United States and can be found in private collections in Germany, Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Denmark, Spain, Panama, Venezuela and the United States.
Several of his distinctions and exhibitions are:
1991 Selected for the Fine Art Biennial Peru and received the 2nd place honors for watercolor
1991 Three Visions, Peruvian Painters, Art Ideas Gallery, Cali, Colombia
1993 Lima at Night, Embassy of the United States, Lima
1995 Selected in the Fine Arts Biennial – Lima
1995 Galería de Arte Anónimos, Panamá 1995
1996 Deza Art Gallery, Lima
1997 Honorable Mention at the painting concourse of Southern Arequipa, Peru
1998 Selected in the National Biennal - Lima Region
1999 Praxis Internacional Galleria de Arte, Lima
2000 Country Club de Villa, Lima,
2000 Divan Gallery, San Diego U.S.A.
2004 Private Exhibit, Manhattan Beach, California
2005 Gallery of Art the Americas Collection, Miami USA
2006 Private Exhibit, Manhattan Beach, USA
2007 Louri Gallery Beverly Hills, USA
2008 Arte Contemporaneo del Peru
Fine Art Salon of the Alianza Francesa, Lima
Sala de Arte de la OEA, Washington, USA
McGregor Art Gallery, Santa Monica, USA
Feria de Arte - “Art Miami”, USA
American Embassy - Lima, Peru
Galleria de Arte Praxis International, Lima, Peru