About Rafael Figueroa
San Salvador, 1989
4th year, Bachelor in Fine Arts, Major in Painting, University of El Salvador.
Diploma in Adobe Potoshop, Iustrator, In Design (Creative Education, El Salvador, 2011).
Residencias Artísticas por Intercambio, Distrito Federal, México 2011).
Residency and Production, (Claudia Pérez Pavón, Helena Brauntajn , Mauricio
Esquivel , Danna Levin Rojo)
Workshops and Courses:
Video Production Workshop (ESARTES, Suchitoto, El Salvador, 2013)
Workshop Cultural Management Models in El Salvador (Cultural Center of Spain, 2012)
Painting Workshop (Luis Cornejo, University of El Salvador, 2012)
Workshop Re-trato-auto (Walterio Iraheta / Cultural Center of Spain, 2011).
Workshops discusivos of Contemporary Art (Helena Brauntajn, Independent Curator, Mexico 2011)
Contemporary Art Workshop (Dalia Chevez, Natalia Dominguez / Cultural Center of Spain / University
Cultural Center of Spain / University of El Salvador, 2011)
Formulation Workshop Cultural Projects (Sandra Ontiveros, Cultural Center of Spain, 2011)
Sculpture Workshops I and II (University of El Salvador, 2010)
Studies of Drawing and Painting in the National Arts Centre (2007-2008).
"Arte Oculto", Group Exhibition, Art Madrid 2013 program, Madrid, Spain, 2013.
"Flowers and Thorns" Itinerant Exhibition ,Collective , Marte Contempoaneo Program, Art National Musseum , MARTE , Silis Ahtzic Gallery, Paris, France, Embassy of El Salvador in France, France 2012.
"Art Festival", 2012 edition, "The Nude" Forma Museum of El Salvador, 2012.
"Art Takes Times Square" Artist Wanted, Group Exhibition, Times Square, New
"Project Profiles", Headquarters Artist Residencies for Exchange, Mexico City, Mexico,
"Peacearte Festival", Group Exhibition, Municipal Museum Tecleño, Mute, El
"Interior", Third National Sculpture Contest, Alliance Francaise de El Salvador,
Among other exhibitions in various institutions among which the
Tecleño Municipal Museum, Mute and Tecleño Palace of Arts in 2011.
Arte Oculto, Group Exhibition, ArtMadrid 2013, Madrid, Spain, 2013.
"I want to reflect the daily reality so as to provide personal questions relating to identity, belonging and self-worth.
Within my work there is a correlation and organ function between different media and techniques that include drawing, design, painting and photography. "