EDGAR NEGRET

 

EDGAR NEGRET was born in Popayán, Colombia.

EDUCATION 1938 – 1944 Fine Arts, Sculpture, Fine Arts School Cali, Cauca University

 

 EXHIBITION 

 

 

  • One-man Show

     

    2006 National Museum, Bogotá – Colombia
    2004 Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2004 Retrospective Reyes Catholics School, Bogotá – Colombia
    2003 Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2003 Letter Art library, Bogotá – Colombia
    2003 Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    2001 Luis Pérez Galería, Coral Gables, FL – USA
    2000 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1999 Tertulia Art Museum, Cali – Colombia
    1998 Dramatic Society of Maracaibo, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1997 International Art Fair ARCO, Spain, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1997 Arte Espacio Gallery, Santiago de Chile, Chile
    1996 Cultural Center Conde Duque, Madrid – Spain
    1996 Tierradentro Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    1996 93 Center Park, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1996 International Art Fair Mirarte, Colombia, Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    1996 Museum of Modern Art, Pereira – Colombia
    1995 Biarritz International Festival, Biarritz – France
    1995 Butterfly and Crisálidas Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1995 Figuras Gallery, Cali – Colombia
    1995 Tertulia Art Museum, Cali – Colombia
    1995 Maison de L’amerique Latine, Paris – France
    1995 Foundation Simon L. Patiño, Geneve – Switzerland
    1995 Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    1994 Commerce Chamber, El Poblado, Medellín – Colombia
    1994 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1993 Collages Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1993 Kaj Forsblom Gallery, Hensilsky – Finlandia
    1993 Kaj Forsblom Gallery, Madrid – Spain
    1993 Iber Arte Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1991 Retrospective in four galleries
    Magic Objects Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    Andes Myth Diners Gallery, Bogotá – Colombia
    The Gesture Planetario Distrital, Bogotá – Colombia
    Recent works Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    1991 Retrospective Rufino Tamayo Museum, México
    1991 Retrospective Monterrey Museum, México

    1991 International Art Fair Fiart, Colombia, Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    1990 National University, Bogotá – Colombia
    1990 Small sizes Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1990 Palacio de la Gobernación del D. F., Caracas – Venezuela
    1990 Arte Actual, Santiago de Chile – Chile
    1989 Elizabeth Frank Gallery, Knokke-Le Zoute – Belgium
    1989 Galeria Arte Moderno, Cali – Colombia
    1988 Galeria Rikugien, Tokio – Japan
    1988 Galeria Seibu, Akita – Japan
    1988 Galeria Oscar Ascanio, Caracas – Venezuela
    1987 Humphrey fine art & Design Gallery, New York – USA
    1987 Commerce Chamber, Medellín – Colombia
    1987 International Art Fair ARCO, Spain, Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    1987 50 years 150 works Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1986 Special Guest II Biennale de la Habana, Cuba
    1986 The Andes Humphrey fine art & Design Gallery, New York – USA
    1985 Casa Negret Museum, Popayán – Colombia
    1985 Andes Adventure, Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    1985 Galeria Graphic / CB2, Caracas, Venezuela
    1984 Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    1984 Galeria Acosta Valencia, Bogotá – Colombia
    1984 Commerce Chamber, Cali – Colombia
    1984 Salon Cultural de Avianca, Barranquilla – Colombia
    1983 Retrospective Museum of Contemporary Art, Madrid – Spain
    1983 Galeria Diners, Bogotá – Colombia
    1983 Galerie Ressle, Stokholm – Sweden
    1983 Espacio 83, Galeria Theo, Madrid – Spain
    1982 Fine Arts Institute, Beethoven Room, Cali – Colombia
    1982 Contemporary Sculpture Center, Tokyo and Osaka – Japan
    1981 Museum of fine art, Caracas – Venezuela
    1981 Caja Provincial de Ahorros de Alava, Vitoria – Spain
    1981 Miró Foundation, Barcelona – Spain
    1981 National Art Museum, Osaka – Japan

    1980 Galeria 9, Lima – Peru
    1979 1st Biennale Italo Latino-Americana of Tecniche Grafiche, Roma – Italy
    1979 Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain FIAC, Paris – France
    1979 Galeria Garces Velazquez, Bogotá – Colombia
    1978 Retrospective Galeria Garces Velazquez, Bogotá – Colombia
    1978 La Galeria, Quito – Ecuador
    1978 Galeria Quintero, Barranquilla – Colombia
    1977 Galeria San Diego, Bogotá – Colombia
    1977 Public Library Piloto, Medellín – Colombia
    1977 Galeria de Arte El Callejon, Bogotá – Colombia
    1976 Palacio de la Gobernación del D. F., Caracas – Venezuela
    1976 Galeria Belarca, Bogotá – Colombia
    1976 Anthology Center for Inter-American Relations of New York, USA

    1976 Actual Art Center, Pereira – Colombia
    1976 Central Hipotecario Bank, Bogotá – Colombia
    1975 Special Guest XIII Biennale of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    1975 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1975 Adler Castillo Gallery, Caracas – Venezuela
    1974 Retrospective Culture Institute of Puerto Rico
    1974 Museum of Fine Arts, San Juan – Puerto Rico
    1974 Retrospective Corcoran Art Gallery, Washington – USA
    1974 Bonino Gallery, New York – USA
    1973 Museum of Fine Arts, Caracas – Venezuela
    1973 Retrospective Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1972 Bonino Gallery, New York – USA
    1972 The Arts Club, Chicago – USA
    1971 Galería Buchholz, Munich – Germany
    1971 Stadtlsche Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf – Germany
    1971 Retrospective Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1970 Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam – Holland
    1970 Kolner Kunst Mark 70 of Colonia, Germany
    1969 Tertulia Art Museum, Cali – Colombia
    1969 Bonino Gallery, New York – USA
    1968 Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans – USA
    1968 National Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1968 Fine Arts Palace, Cali – Colombia
    1968 Special Guest IV Documenta de Kassel,
    1967 Richard Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh – Scotland
    1967 Axiom Gallery, London – England
    1967 National Gallery, Cali – Colombia
    1967 Galería el Grifo Negro, Bogotá – Colombia
    1967 Guggenheim International Exhibition, itinerant
    - Solomon Guggenheim Museum, New York – USA
    - Art Gallery, Ontario – Toronto
    - National Gallery, Ottawa – Canada
    - Montreal Museum of Fine Arts,
    1966 Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil
    1966 Graham Gallery, New York – USA
    1966 Cultural House, Guayaquil – Ecuador
    1966 Municipal Library, Quito – Ecuador
    1965 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1965 Graham Gallery, New York – USA
    1963 Galería El Callejón, Bogotá – Colombia
    1962 Museum of Fine Arts, Caracas – Venezuela
    1962 Luis Angel Arango Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1959 Magic Machines, David Herbert Gallery, New York – USA
    1958 Retrospective National Library of Bogotá, Colombia
    1957 Luis Angel Arango Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1956 Pan American Union of Washington D. C. A – USA

    1955 Peridot Gallery, New York – USA
    1953 Museum of Contemporary Art, Madrid – Spain
    1951 Galerie Arnaud, Paris – France
    1950 Peridot Gallery, New York – USA
    1949 Clay Club Sculpture Center, New York – USA
    1946 National Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1944 Convento de San Francisco, Popayán – Colombia
    1943 Fine Arts Palace, Cali – Colombia

     

  • Group Show (Selection)

    2011 HFAF Houston Fine Art Fair, Houston, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2009 Luis Perez Galeria in Miami, Florida
    2008 International Art Fair FIA, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2007 International Art Fair FIA, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2006 ARBO International Art Fair Bogotá, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2006 International Art Fair FIA, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2006 Arte Americas, USA, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2006 Art Miami, USA, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2005 ARBO International Art Fair Bogotá, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2005 Maracaibo Art Fair, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2005 International Art Fair FIA, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2005 Arte Americas, USA, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2005 Art Miami, USA, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2004 Maracaibo Art Fair, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2004 International Art Fair FIA, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2004 Arte Americas, USA, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    2002 Luis Pérez Galería, Coral Gables, FL – USA
    2001 Luis Pérez Galería, Coral Gables, FL – USA
    2001 International Art Fair FIA, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1996 Colombian great Masters, Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1995 International Art Fair FIAC, Paris, Kaj Forsblom, Switzerland
    1995 International Art Fair ARCO, Spain, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1994 International Art Fair FIA, Venezuela, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1994 Art Miami, USA, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1994 International Art Fair ARCO, Spain, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1993 International Art Fair ARTFI, Colombia, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1993 International Art Fair Artfi, Colombia, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1992 International Art Fair Artfi, Colombia, Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1990 40 Concrete, Galería Casa Negret, Bogotá – Colombia
    1989 12 Contemporary Masters, US Embassy, Bogotá – Colombia
    1989 Opeing Luis Perez Galeria, Bogota – Colombia
    1988 Fine Art Museum, Caracas – Venezuela
    1988 Negret & Arango International Art Fair ARCO, Humphrey Gallery, NYC – USA

    1988 Negret and Konishi Rikuglen Gallery, Tokyo – Japan
    1988 Negret and Konishi Seibu Gallery, Akita – Japan
    1988 Negret & Pat-Andrea, Chicago Fair, Galeria Elizabeth Frank, Belgica
    1988 The Latin American Spirit. Art and Artists in the United States 1920 – 1970
    Bronx Museum, New York
    El Paso Museum, Texas
    San Diego Museum, California
    Cultural Institute of San Juan of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
    Art Center of Vero Beach, Florida
    1987 The first America, Center for Inter-American Relations of New York – USA
    1986 Homage to Popayan, Colombo-Americano Center, Bogotá – Colombia
    1985 100 years of Colombian Art, Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1985 Imperial Palace of Rio of Janeiro – Brazil
    1985 Cultural Center of Sao Paulo – Brazil
    1985 Italo-Latino-Americano of Roma, Italy
    1985 Cultural Salon of Avianca, Barranquilla – Colombia
    1985 Colombian Masters, Museum of Modern Art of Latin American, Washington USA
    1985 II Biennale of Trujillo, Contemporary Art, Trujillo – Peru
    1984 Castillo of Chapultepec, Mexico City – Mexico
    1984 Amazoni Art Gallery, New York – USA
    1983 Galeria Elida Lara, Barranquilla – Colombia
    1983 Luis Angel Arango Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1983 Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Art, Paris – France
    1982 Colombo-American Center, Bogotá – Colombia
    1981 Expo 81, America Latina, Bolivia
    1981 Latino-American Art, Osaka – Japan
    1980 Six abstract sculptures, Art Museum of National University, Bogotá – Colombia
    1979 Mendoza Salon, Caracas – Venezuela
    1979 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1979 Galeria Iriarte, Bogotá – Colombia
    1978 America Latina, Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    1978 Negret and Rojas, Galería Juan Martín, Mexico D.F. – Mexico
    1978 Luis Angel Arango Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1978 Galeria San Diego, Bogotá – Colombia
    1977 Tertulia Art Museum, Cali – Colombia
    1977 Casa de las Americas, Habana – Cuba
    1977 Galeria El Callejon, Bogotá – Colombia
    1975 University Art Museum of Texas, Austin – USA
    1975 Petit Palace of Paris, France
    1975 Velasquez Palace, Madrid – Spain
    1974 Negret and Lam Pyramid Gallery, Washington – USA
    1974 Art Fair Basilea, Suiza
    1973 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1973 XXV National Salon of Visual Arts, National Museum of Bogotá, Colombia
    1972 Center for Inter-American Relations of New York, USA
    1971 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia

    1971 Museum of Modern Art, Buenos Aires – Argentina
    1971 Tertulia Art Museum, Cali – Colombia
    1971 Galería Estudio Actual, Caracas – Venezuela
    1970 Negret and Rojas, Galería San Diego, Bogotá – Colombia
    1970 II Biennale of Art, Coltejer, Medellín – Colombia
    1969 20 Century – Rockefeller Collection, MOMA, New York – USA
    1969 First Salon of Ten, First National City Bank, Medellín – Colombia
    1968 IV Documenta of Kassel, Germany
    1968 L’Art Vivant, Foundation Maeght de Saint-Paul-de-Venece, Paris – France
    1968 Negret and Cicero, Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans – USA
    1967 Painting and Sculpture, Rockefeller Collection, Museum of Modern Art, NY – USA
    1967 Baltimore Museum, USA
    1966 3rd Exposition International of Cont. Sculpture, Rodin Museum, Paris – France
    1966 Colombo-American Center, Bogotá – Colombia
    1966 Galeria de Arte Contemporanea, Medellín – Colombia
    1965 XVII National Artists Salon, National Museum, Bogotá – Colombia
    1965 VIII Biennale of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    1964 New Personalities, Pepsi-Cola Gallery, New York – USA
    1964 Lateinamerikanische Kunstausstelling, Berlin – Germany
    1964 XVI National Artists Salon, National Museum, Bogotá – Colombia
    1963 XV National Artists Salon, National Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1963 Festival dell Due Mondi, Spoleto – Italy
    1962 Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Roma – Italy
    1962 Lijevalchis Konsthall, Stokholm – Sweden
    1961 Geometrics and Hardedge New Classicism Modern Art Museum New York – USA
    1961 2nd Exposition International of Cont. Sculpture, Rodin Museum, Paris – France
    1960 Lowe Art Gallery Miami, Florida – USA
    1960 New School for Social Research, New York – USA
    1959 South America Art today, Museum of fine art, Dallas – USA
    1958 XXIX Biennale of Venetia, Italy
    1958 Pittsburg Bicentennial Exhibition, Carnegie Institute of Pittsburg – Pennsylvania
    1957 Negret and Youngerman, Gres Gallery Washington D.C. – USA
    1957 IV Biennale of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    1957 Riverside Drive Museum, New York – USA
    1957 Yale University Art Gallery, Connecticut – USA
    1956 XXVIII Biennale of Venetia, Italy
    1956 Pittsburg Bicentennial Exhibition, Carnegie Institute of Pittsburg – Pennsylvania
    1956 Institute of Contemporary Arts of Washington D.C. – USA
    1956 Fine Art Museum of Houston, Texas – USA
    1955 Foreign Artists in France, Petit Palace, Paris – France
    1955 Collective New Acquisitions in the Museum of Modern Art, New York – USA
    1953 Tendencies Buchholz Gallery, Madrid – Spain
    1952 Divergences, Theatre of Babylonne, Paris – France
    1951 Sixty First Annual Exhibition, Nebraska University, USA
    1951 I Hispano-American Biennale of Art, Madrid – Spain
    1951 V Salon des Realites Nouvelles, Paris – France

    1948 Negret y Ramirez, Engineers Society of Bogotá, Colombia
    1947 Cauca University, Popayán – Colombia
    1947 Fine Art Palace, Cali – Colombia
    1947 I Young Artists Salon, National Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1945 VI National Artists Salon of Colombia, National Library, Bogotá – Colombia

     

  • Public Collections

    Flowers Park, Bogotá – Colombia
    International Airport, Bogotá – Colombia
    Bucaramanga, Colombia
    National Park, Bogotá – Colombia
    Valencia, Spain
    Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
    Guadalupe Island, French Islands
    Administrative Department of Safety, Bogotá (DAS)
    Olympic Park, Seoul – Korea
    Jose Maria Cordoba Airport, Medellin – Colombia
    Museum of Contemporary Art, Caracas – Venezuela
    Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    Sotoasahikawa Hospital Collection, Akita City – Japan
    Cerro Nutibara, Medellín – Colombia
    Punta del Este, Uruguay
    Museum Rufino Tamayo, Mexico
    Museum of Fine Arts, Caracas – Venezuela
    El Tiempo Building, Bogotá – Colombia
    Narino Palace, Bogotá – Colombia
    Museum of Contemporary Art, Madrid – Spain
    University of Nebraska, USA
    Rhode Island University, USA
    Museum of Contemporary Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    Rockefeller Collection, New York – USA
    De Stedlijk Museum, Amsterdam
    Guggenheim Museum, New York – USA
    OEA Organization of American States
    Museum of Modern Art, New York – USA 
  • Awards / Catalogues and Books

    Awards

    1998 Decoration Orden Andres Bello, Caracas – Venezuela
    1997 Best foreign artist in ARCO with Luis Pérez Galería, from AECA, Madrid – Spain
    1975 Scholarship of Simon Guggenheim Foundation.
    1974 First award of Peldar
    1968 Great award of Sculpture David Bright XXXIV Biennale of Venetia, Italy
    1967 Great award XIX National Artists Salon, National Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1966 Silver Medal, VIII Biennale of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    1964 First Award IV Annual Salon of Cucuta, Colombia

    1964 First Award of Sculpture Art Festival, Cali – Colombia
    1963 First Award XV National Artists Salon, National Library, Bogotá – Colombia
    1946 Third award of sculpture, VII National Artists Salon.

    Catalogues and Books

    2004 Homage Negret Sculptor, Villegas Editores
    2004 Homage to the Man, by Samuel Pérez, Bogotá – Colombia
    2004 C.C.E.E. Reyes Catholics and Arte Letra, Bogotá – Colombia
    2000 Dialogue with the sacred, Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1996 Dialogue with the sacred, Luis Pérez Galería and Corp Group, Caracas – Venezuela
    1994 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1991 From the machine to the myth, Museum of Monterrey and Rufino Tamayo, Mexico
    1991 Time and work, by Fausto Panesso, Bogotá – Colombia
    1990 Small sizes Luis Pérez Galería, Bogotá – Colombia
    1987 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá – Colombia
    1987 The Andes, Humphrey Fine Art Gallery, New York – USA
    1982 One, two, three nothing to hide, by Daniel Samper Pizano, Bogotá – Colombia
    1976 Negret The Creative Stage, by Galaor Carbonell.