Alberto Murillo

Costa Rica
Biography:

Studies: 1995 Master of Fine Arts (MFA), at the University of Iowa, USA, in Printmaking 1989 Bachelor degree at the University of Costa Rica in Printmaking Academic possitions: 2011-… “Profesor catedrático” at the Fine Arts School at the University of Costa Rica 2006-2010 Director of the School of Fine Arts at the University of Costa Rica. 2011-2015 Director of the University Press (EUCR) at th University of Costa Rica. Awards: 2000 Premio Nacional de Cultura “Aquileo J. Echeverría en Art Read more...es Plásticas 1999”, en Grabado. 1996 Gran Premio y Medalla Goya de Oro en la “X Bienal Iberoamericana de Arte”, México. Printmaking events in Europe: 2009 Maestri dell’incisione Latinoamericana Contemporanea . L’arte e il torchio, Cremona, Italia. 2010 et 2014 8ème et 9 ème Mondiales de l’Estampe et la Gravure Originale. Asociation Mouvement Art Contemporain, Ville de Chamalières, France. 2012-2013 Settima edizione del premio Leonardo Sciascia amateur d’estampes. Associazione Amici di Leonardo Sciascia. Milano, Italia. 2014 7 Bienal international de gravura do Douro. Alijó, Portugal. 2015 2 Global Print. Alijó, Portugal.

Skills: dry point talla dulce mezzotint