Awards and Recognitions

2016
Recognition Award, Fundacion Nacional de Artistas Independientes (NFIA), Mexico

2014
Best in Show, Art and Jazz Festival at Victoria Park, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

2013
Honorable Mention, Dallas Art Expo, SoDeVis Gallery, Dallas, Texas
Honorary Award of Artistic Creativity and Quality, Monoprint Internacional Istanbul, Apeiron Art Plus Gallery, Istanbul,Turkey

2012
Honorary Award of Artistic Quality, Art International Show, Roca Museum, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Koenig Art Emporium Award of Excellence in Acrylic Painting, The 48th Founders Juried Awards Exhibition, The Von Liebig Art Center, Naples, FL.
Nominated to National Art Encounter 2009, The Von Liebig Art Center, Naples, FL.

1980-2009
Nominated by Unesco. Art Biennial of France, Paris, France.
Nominated by Unesco. Tokyo Art Biennial, Tokyo, Japan.
Nominated to Gilberto Alzate Avendaño Museum Award, Bogota, Colombia
Nominated to Arco 84 Award by Gilberto Alzate Avendaño Museum, Bogota, Colombia.
Honorary Award, Salon of Old Caldas, Manizales, Colombia.
Nominated to Biennial La Candelaria, Actual Art Museum, Gilberto Alzate Avendano Foundation.
Best Artist Award, Salon XX Años, Technology University, Pereira, Colombia.