Carlos Finales, Miami Florida Member Since July 2008 Artist Statement Carlos Finales
EXPERIENCE 2002 - Present: Miami-Florida-USA.
At the present I work in my studio as freelance Sculptor and Ceramist Artist.
2001 Sculptor and Ceramist – Cancun Mexico
Architectural Horses Mural
Theses Architectural Horse Mural was specially made for Mr. Arturo Marcelin Ranch in Cancun Mexico. Dimensions 12’ feet by 7 feet and was made in resin and fiber glass.
1993 – 2000 CARACAS - VENEZUELA
By nine years I was Professor of technology of the ceramics, modeled, sculpture, enamels, laminated glass, techniques of decoration and restoration of murals and mosaics for the school of arts of the fire of Caracas Venezuela.
I made several architectonic murals in ceramics, one for the University of the City of Valence in Venezuela and two mores for the meter stations at the same city.
1984 – 1992 HABANA - CUBA
•Pinter, Sculptor and Ceramist
•Founder, Director and Professor of the CEAA Experimental Center of Applied Arts to the ceramics in Cuba.
•Professor and Director of the Plastic Arts School, in Pines Island at the south of Cuba.
•Professor of Plastic Arts at the San Alexander Plastic Arts School of Cuba.
•Creator of the Cuban Bone Porcelain.
•Founder and Director of the Ceramic Magazine in Cuba.
•Two times President of the Cuba International Ceramic Fair.
•Founder and President of "ACI" industrial Ceramists Association.
EDUCATION: Graduated as Plastic Arts at San Alejandro School in Havana Cuba.
Study of intensive Qualification in center scientist of MEISSEN in Germany.
Studies of Intensive Qualification in Ceramic Complex ZOLNAY in Hungary
Sculptor, Ceramist, Muralist, Painter, Ceramic and Sculpture. Professor, High levels of knowledge of the ceramics technology.
REFERENCES:You can see some references about my artistic work at the Fallowing web site: www.yessy.com/cfinales www.contactomagazine.com/carlosfinales.htm