F R E D D Y A L B E R T O B O R G E S B O R G E S

BORN IN CARACAS, VENEZUELA
EDUCATION
2014
Mixed Media - Martha Bloom

Print Making - Sylvie Covey

Sculpture, Varied materials three-dimensional design
2013
Printmaking Michael Pellettieri

Print Making - Sylvie Covey
Art Painting Carrol Smith Alpha Workshop Studio School
2010 - 2012
Metal Sculpture Welding and Fabrication Hak Sul Lee
2008
Modeling in clay and other mediums Jonathan Shah
2005
Kilncasting intensive workshop with Koichi Matsufuji in Urban Glass
2005
Modeling in clay and casting with jonathan Shahn
in The Art Students League of New York
1999 - 2002
Art Students League of New York (Currently a Member)
Sculpture studies in stone and wood. Instructors: Gary Sussman and Jill Burke New York, NY, USA
City Urban Glass Center
Kiln Casting. Instructor: Jennifer Poueymirou New York, NY, USA
1988 - 1990
Instituto Universitario de Estudios Superiores Armando Reverón Caracas, Venezuela
Taller Escuela Arte y Fuego Caracas, Venezuela
1983 - 1985
Escuela de Artes Visules Cristobal Rojas
Ceramics Course. Instructors: Cándido Millán and Carlos Ochoa Caracas, Venezuela
1976 - 1979
Universidad Central de Venezuela. Department of Civil Engineering Caracas, Venezuela

EXHIBITIONS AND INSTALLATIONS


2015
TV video Interview for EN FOCO (password is freddy) to view click here
Time Out, New York publishes Freddy Borges profile for ‘Characters' with an Interview on the Lego works and exhibit at 'The High Line' New York
Mix Media Exhibit at ASL Gallery, as part of Martha Bloom’s group
Exhibit at ‘Museo Contemporaneo de Arte Moderno de Caracas Venezuela', "Vision Antologica de la ceramica en Venezuela, memoria y precencia 2015"
2014, The 16th annual Postcards Edge Exhibition, Luhring Augustine2013, Annual Welding Metal Exhibition, The Art Students League
The 15th annual Postcards Edge Exhibition, Sikkemon Jenkins
Lesley Loshman Museum
2012, Welding Metal, The Art Students League
Autumn Moments, Clay Works Columbia Gallery
Lesley Loshman Museum
2011, Welding Metal, The Art Students League
Organic Stories, Clay Works Columbia Gallery
Lesley Loshman Museum
2010, Clay Works, Columbia Art Gallery
Water / Eat Art, Atlantic Gallery
the 12th annual Postcards Edge, Ziehr Smith Gallery
Welding Exhibition Art Students League Gallery
Lesley Loshman Museum
2009, A Celebration in Art, Arbor Day National Art Club
2006, january
Jacob K. Javitz Center International Gift Fair
2005-2006
Window installation, Environment Store, Brooklyn New York
2005
New York Fondation for the Arts - Holiday Craft Fair , NY, USA
2005
Installation at the gallery Viet Nam, Tribeca, New York.
Exhibition at the Time Square Lobby Gallery "The theme of the useen"
2005
The Art Students League of New York " Window Installation"
2005
Ovando Store," Window Installation"
2004
New York Fondation for the Arts - Holiday Craft Fair , NY, USA
65 Hope Street Gallery Last Exit Brooklyn, NY, USA
2003
General Consulate of Venezuela Soul Art New York, NY, USA
2002
Visual Aids Postcards from the Edge New York, NY, USA
2000
Thread Waxing Space Our Wandering Thoughts New York, NY, USA
Arthur Liman Policy Institute of Art Web Gallery
1999
Visual Aids Postcards from the Edge New York, NY, USA
Art Students League of New York Sculpture Class Exhibition New York, NY, USA
1998
Museum of Grand Marshall of Ayacucho
Barro Escultórico Caracas, Venezuela
Art Center Lia Bermudez Emanations of Fire Maracaibo, Venezuela
National Gallery of Art Interchange # 3 Caracas, Venezuela
Museum of Barquisimeto Emanations of Fire Barquisimeto, Venezuela
Cultural Museum Braulio Salazar Emanations of Fire Valencia, Venezuela
1997
The Francisco Narvaez Museum of Contemporary Arts
Barro Escultórico Margarita Island, Venezuela
Museum of Modern Art Juan Astorga Emanations of Fire Merida, Venezuela
Plaza Venezuela AVAF: Our Everything Caracas, Venezuela
Hotel Mare Mares Secret Contemporary Art
Terminal Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela
1996
Sotage Gallery Birds of Backwater Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela
1995
Museum of Contemporary Art Mario Abreu
Fraternity Auction Exhibition Maracay, Venezuela
Museum of Contemporary Art AVAF: 15TH Anniversary Caracas, Venezuela
Salon Otero Among Ceramic and Glass Puerto Azul, Venezuela
Sotage Gallery Feast of Goods Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela
1994
Museum of Contemporary Art New Acquisitions Caracas, Venezuela
Paradigma Gallery Lights of America: A
Collection of Venezuelan Arts Miami, FL, USA
Central University of Venezuela Gallery
Spiral Ceramic Expressions Caracas, Venezuela
Miami Business Center Venezuelan Expression Miami, FL, USA
1993
Museum of Contemporary Art Mario Abreu
18th Aragua National Salon for the Arts
Maracay, Venezuela
Consolidated Tower First Coca-Cola Cultural Festival Salon
Caracas, Venezuela
Fourth World Triennial of Small Ceramics
Zagreb, Croatia
Sotage Gallery Rupture Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela
1992
Museum of Contemporary Art Mario Abreu
17th Aragua National Salon for the Arts
Caracas, Venezuela
Tito Salas Gallery of Contemporary Art
Nine New Caracas, Venezuela
Equis Gallery Venezuelan Arts and Artisians Oranjestad, Aruba
1991
Museum of Contemporary Art Sofia Imber
Ceramics in Small Format Caracas, Venezuela
La Merced Gallery Profound. Solo Show Maracaibo, Venezuela
1990
Land and Fire Gallery Forms, Texture and Color Caracas, Venezuela
1989
AVEPANE, Children’s Foundation Center
Ceramic and Glass Caracas, Venezuela
1988
Town Hall Atelier Artists Caracas, Venezuela
1985
Braulio Salazar University Gallery 12th National Salon of Fired Arts Valencia, Venezuela

SPECIAL PROJECTS

2009-2014
Sculpture Modeling Clay and Casting, Clay Works on Columbia.
2003
Annual Calendar. Visual Aids New York, NY, USA
2002
United Nations. In collaboration with Sculptor Neil Tetkowski
New York, NY, USA
2001
PBS Series New York, NY, USA

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS


MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES


Museum of Contemporary Art Sofia Imber “Noted in Exhibition Catalogue Recent
Acqusitions: 1990-1994 (1995)
Caracas, Venezuela
Gallery Carolina Caracas, Venezuela
Gallery Felix Caracas, Venezuela
Gallery Li Caracas, Venezuela
Ars Forum Caracas, Venezuela
Gallery Sotage Caracas, Venezuela
Gallery Sólido Caracas, Venezuela
Gallery Paradigma Caracas, Venezuela
Gallery Kache Caracas, Venezuela
Gallery Intramuro Caracas, Venezuela

INDIVIDUALS


Alicia Vasquez Caracas, Venezuela
Alfredo Graffe Caracas, Venezuela
Avaf Caracas, Venezuela
Candido Millan Caracas, Venezuela
Carmen Ortiz Caracas, Venezuela
Daniel Briceno Caracas, Venezuela
David Mendez Caracas, Venezuela
Fina Rincon Caracas, Venezuela
Esther de Muci Baruta, Venezuela
Elizabeht Gutierrez Caracas, Venezuela
Francisco Segovia Caracas, Venezuela
Guillermo CollValencia Caracas, Venezuela
Julieta Suarez Caracas, Venezuela
Juan Toledo Caracas, Venezuela
Yadrana Selgas Miami, FLA, USA
Maria Teresa Trombetta Caracas, Venezuela
Maritza Marconi Caracas, Venezuela
Nancy Gonzalez Caracas, Venezuela
Olga De Meter Caracas, Venezuela
Olga Martinez Caracas, Venezuela
Patricia Santoro Caracas, Venezuela
Tamara Cobo Caracas, Venezuela
Victor Favara Caracas, Venezuela
Ricardo Vallenilla Caracas, Venezuela
Naty Valles Caracas, Venezuela
Beatriz Catalan Caracas, Venezuela
Eleonora Gerzi Caracas, Venezuela
Roberto Fuenmayor New York, NY, USA
James Kloiber, New York, USA
Gotham Gardens Florist, New York, USA
Collier West, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Nest Interiors, New York, USA
Comerford Hennessy, Bridgehmpton, New York, USA
Sharlene Sherman, New York, USA
Vessel, Berkeley, California, USA
Viva Terra, San Rafael, California

PUBLICATIONS

“Los Artistas Hispanos en las Galerías de New York”
By Maria Vega. El Diario la Prensa.P. 22 30 November 2003 .
New York, NY, USA
“Aves del Remanso”. By Efrain Corona. El Globo 30 March 1996 Caracas, Venezuela
“ A partir de manana Freddy Borges se instala en Puerto La Cruz”
El Universal 30 March 1996 Caracas, Venezuela
“29.Aceptados, 75 Artistas en el XVIII Salon Aragua”
El Globo 22 March 1993 Caracas, Venezuela
“Entre Tornos”. By Nelly Barbieri El Nacional 6 May 1993. Caracas, Venezuela
“Arte, Cerámica y Orfebrería dieron la Pauta” By Nelly Barbieri.
El Nacional. P. C/13. 23 December1992 Caracas, Venezuela
“Nueve ecos se sienten en la Tito Salas” By Diana Gomez
El Nacional 22 November 1992 Caracas, Venezuela
“Nueve artistas contemporaneos se reunen en Petare”. By Alberto Alegria'
El Diario 10 November 1992 Caracas, Venezuela
“Nueve ecos retumban en Petare” By Omar khan El Globo. P. 30.
6 November 1992 Caracas, Venezuela
“Nueve ecos y ganas de trabajar, son el motivo de la Tito Salas” By Nefertiti Blanco.
El Nacional 5 November 1992. Caracas, Venezuela
“En la Merced”. By Jimmy Janez
Panorama 19 August 1991 Caracas, Venezuela
“Cerámica y Fotografia en la Merced” Panorama 12 August1991 Caracas, Venezuela
“Agenda Cultural”. By Maria Mercedes Daes Domingo Cultural. No 564.
14 July 1991 Caracas, Venezuela
“Los Mundos Marinos de Freddy Borges” Panorama. . P. 4-11. 4
March 1991 Caracas, Venezuela
“Cerámica y Naturaleza” El Universal
4 / 12 August 1990 Caracas, Venezuela
“Taller Barro y Fuego” El Universal
5 August 1990 Caracas, Venezuela
“Cerámica en Barro y Fuego” Por Alberto Asprino Elite
17 July 1990 Caracas, Venezuela
“Forma, Textura y Color” Domingo Cultural
15 July 1990 Caracas, Venezuela
“Exposiciones con el Barro en las Manos” El Universal
4 July 1986 Caracas, Venezuela
“Artistas aceptados en el Salon Arte del Fuego” El Nacional. P. 61 2
November 1985 Caracas, Venezuela
“Colectiva de Cerámica” El Universal 26 July 1985 Caracas, Venezuela
“Intinerario Plástico” El Universal 14 July 1985 Caracas, Venezuela