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Born in Oruro, Bolivia in September 1970. Self - Taught. He attended some painting classes at the School of Art, Center for Extramural Studies, at the Catholic University of Chile in 1992.

Selected One Man Shows

2014

Beyond Appearance. Articsók Gallery. Toronto - Canada.

2012

Between Dreams, Strata Gallery. Elora - Canada.
Dreams and Temptations, Durham Art Gallery. Durham - Canada.
Altiplano Magico, Colleen Abbott Gallery, Aurora Public Library. Aurora - Canada.

2011

Recent Works, Index G gallery. Toronto - Canada.
Time Messages, Aurora Cultural Centre. Aurora - Canada.
Solo Show, Spence Gallery. Toronto - Canada.

2010

Visions of the apocalypse, Ex-Convento del Carmen Museum. Guadalajara - Mexico.
Visions of the Apocalypse, Museum of Art of the Leon. Leon - Mexico.

2009

Recent Work, Nota Art Gallery. La Paz - Bolivia.
Magical and Surreal Art, Spence Gallery. Toronto - Canada.
The Last Four Seasons, INDEXG Gallery. Toronto - Canada.

2008

Andean renaissance in the midst of the XXI Century, Metropolitan Museum of Monterrey. Monterrey - Mexico.
Magical Altiplano, Spence Gallery. Toronto - Canada.

2007

An Andean renaissance man in the midst of the XXI Century, St Ambroise Art Gallery. Montreal - Canada.
Virgenes y Arcangeles, ArtDealers Gallery. Monterrey - Mexico.

2006

Escenario de Recuerdos, ArtDealeres Gallery, Monterrey - México.

2005

Recent Works, Esther Arias Art Gallery. Barcelona - Spain.

2004

Human Wilderness Kabat Wrobel Gallery, Toronto - Canada.

2003

Of The Serie: Altiplano Magico, ArtDealers Gallery, Monterrey - Mexico.

2002

Exploration of Time and Sensuality. Prince Arthur Fine Art Gallery. Toronto - Canada.

2001

Los Colores del Alma, Nota Gallery, La Paz - Bolivia.

2000

Naturaleza Viva, Naturaleza Muerta, National Museum of Art. La Paz - Bolivia.

1998

Allegory to Life and Dead, Gildaro Antesana Gallery of Art. Cochabamba - Bolivia.

1997

Angeles, Arcangeles y Tentaciones, Centre Cultural Las Condes Corporation, Santiago - Chile.

1996

Angeles y Demonios, BHN Foundation's Gallery of Art. La Paz - Bolivia.

1994

Entre el cielo y la tierra, BHN Foundation's Gallery of Art. La Paz - Bolivia
Centre for Contemporary Art, Simón I. Patiño. Cochabamba - Bolivia.
EMUSA Gallery of Art, La Paz - Bolivia.
Art Gallery of the School of Art Oruro - Bolivia.

1991

Spain House. Institute of Iberoamerican Corporation. La Paz - Bolivia.

1990

Arte Sacro, Imagine Gallery. Oruro - Bolivia.

Selected Group Shows

2014

Juannio. Exhibition and Auction. National Museum of Modern Art. Carlos Merida. Guatemala City - Guatemala.
Love Art fair. International Art fair. Toronto - Canada.
Wings, Group Show. GF Contemporary. Santa Fe - USA.
International Art. Club Alpino Chipinque. ArtDealers Galeria. Monterrey - Mexico
The Artist Project Toronto. Better Living Centre. Exhibition Place. Toronto - Canada.
Art Palm Becah. International Art Fair. Palm Beach County Convention Center. Palm Beach - USA.
Art Cartagena. International Art fair. Cartagena - Colombia.
Miami International At Fair. Downtown aboard Sea Fair. Miami - USA.
Aqua, International Art Fair. Miami - USA

2013

Surrealism for the 21st Century Group Show. Articsók Gallery. Toronto- Canada.
Daegu Art fair. International Art Fair Exco Daegu - Korea.
Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair. Balboa Park Activity Center. San Diego - USA.
Art Toront, Toronto International Art Fair. Metro Toronto Convention Center. Toronto - Canada.
Houston Fine Art Fair. George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, TX, USA.
Michael Hudock & Marcelo Suaznabar, GF Contemporary. Santa Fe - USA.
Just a dream, Earls Court Gallery. Hamilton - Canada.
Juannio Exhibition and Auction. National Museum of Modern Art. Carlos Merida Guatemala City - Guatemala.
Artshow Busan. International Art Fair. Busan - South Korea.
Imagine, Latin American Arts Pilot Project. Latin American Heritage Month. Toronto - Canada
The Artist Project Toronto. Better Living Centre. Exhibition Place. Toronto - Canada.
Art Wynwood. International Art Fair. Miami - USA.
Art Palm Beach , Palm Beach Convention Center. Palm Beach - USA
National Society of Fine Arts, Carrousel Du Louvre, Canadian Delegation. Paris - France.

2012

National Society of Fine Arts, Carrousel Du Louvre, Canadian Delegation. Paris - France.
Small Works, GF Contemporary Art Gallery. Santa Fe - USA.
Aqua International Art Fair, Aqua Hotel. Miami - USA
Affordable Art Fair Seattle, Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. Seattle - USA.
Virgenes y Arcangeles, Club Alpino Chipinque. Monterrey - Mexico.
Art Toronto, Toronto International Art Fair. Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Toronto - Canada
Emerging Directors Art Fair Ultra, Spiral Garden. Osaka - Japan
AFF Affordable Art Fair New York, The Tunnel Chelsea. New York - USA.
Itinerarios/Itineraries/Itinéraires, Celebración Cultural del Idioma Español / Cultural Celebration of the Spanish Language Glendon Gallery, Glendon College, York University. Toronto - Canada.
Danse Macabre, Strata Gallery. Elora - Canada.
Houston Fine Art Fair, Relian Center. Houston TX - USA.
Art San Diego, Contemporary At Fair Balboa Park Activity Center. San Diego - USA.
Art Santa Fe, International Art Fair. Santa Fe Convention Center. Santa Fe - USA.
W.I.L.D. Wake Induced Lucid Dreaming, The Bartlett Gallery. Alton - Canada.
Art Naples Contemporary Art Fair, Naples International Pavilion. Naples - USA
Directors Choice, Projects Gallery. Miami - USA
The Artist Project, Queen Elizabeth Building, Exhibition Place. Toronto - Canada.
Out of the back, Earls Court Gallery. Hamilton - Canada.
Los Colores de Latinoamerica Sunfest, The Arts Project Gallery. London - Canada.
AAF Affordable Art Fair Los Angeles, Los Angeles - USA.

2011

Toronto International Art Fair, Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Toronto - Canada.
Red Dot Art Fair, Wynwood Art District. Miami - USA.
AAF Affordable Art fair New York, New York - USA.
Little treasures big regards, Projects Gallery. Philadelphia - USA.
Art Naples International Art Fair, Naples - USA.
The Artist Project, Queen Elizabeth Building, Exhibition Place. Toronto - Canada.
Miami International Art Fair, Miami Beach Convention Center. Miami - USA.

2010

Red Dot, International Art Fair, Wynwood Art District. Miami - USA.
Last In, Bezpala Brown Gallery. Toronto - Canada.
Transeuntes del Tiempo, with Jaime Jose, Club Alpino Chipinque. Monterrey - Mexico.
AAF The Fall Affordable Art Fair New York, New York - USA.
Cosmos, Pickles and Crisp Aprons, Susan Kristjansson Gallery. Sarnia - Canada.
Vanguard, Earls Court Gallery. Hamilton - Canada.
Los Pintores, Spence Gallery. Toronto - Canada
Colores de Latinoamerica, Sun Fest. The Arts Project, London - Canada.
7th Timeraiser. The Distillery District, Toronto - Canada.
The Artist Project, Queen Elizabeth Building , Exhibition Place. Toronto, Toronto - Canada.

2009

Genesis 28.11.09. Chalk Farm Gallery. Santa Fe - USA
The Artist Project Toronto, The Liberty Grand. Toronto - Canada.
Salon 3, Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts. Toronto - Canada.

2008

Dialogo, Nota Art Gallery. La Paz - Bolivia.
Arwi, International Art Fair. San Juan - Puerto Rico.
Casa de Cultura of Reynosa, Reynosa - Mexico.
Cruz Roja Mexicana, Banamex Centre. Nuevo Leon, Monterrey - Mexico.
New Artist Group Show, Plan B Gallery. Washington DC - USA.
Space -Vision, Lurie Art Galleries. Miami - USA.

2007

XXX Anniversary show Cruz Roja Mexicana, Banamex Centre. Nuevo Leon, Monterrey - Mexico.
Arte Nuevo, National Museum of Art. La Paz - Bolivia.
10 Pieces by 10 Artist, Spence Gallery. Toronto - Canada.
Gallery Group Show, Plan B Gallery. Washington DC - USA.
Giant Steps, St - Ambroise Art Gallery. Montreal - Canada .

2006

Imagine other Ways, Spence Gallery, Toronto - Canada.
Artistes Latino - Americains D' ici et d' ailleurs, St - Ambroise Art Gallery. Montreal - Canada. In Collaboration with Martin Kletzel - Contemporary Art.
TIAFAIR, Toronto International Art Fair, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto - Canada.
Grand Opening, Jason Duval The Sussex Studio Art Gallery. Ottawa - Canada.
Giants Steeps, St-Ambroise Art Gallery, Montreal - Canada.

2005

Art Miami, International Art Fair. Miami Beach Convention Centre, Miami - USA
Lationaomerica 2005, Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery. Toronto - Canadá.
TIAFAIR, Toronto Internacional Art Fair, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto - Canada.

2004

Little Treasures, Mittica Gallery. Toronto - Canada.
Das Kleine Format – Minimal Art, Hollfeld Museum, Hollfeld - Germany.
Alienation, juried art exhibition Arts Festival of Peace Salvador Allende, Deleon White Art Gallery, Toronto - Canada
Square Foot, AWOL Art Gallery, Toronto - Canada.
Art Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia - USA
Bolivian Actuality Paintings. Hamburg - Germany.
D' un Ocean A L'Autre, Galerie D'Avignon Contemporary Fine Art, Montreal - Canada.
TIAFAIR, Toronto International Art Fair, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto - Canada.
Recent Works, Kabat Wrobel Art Gallery, Toronto - Canada.
Latinoamerica, Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery, Toronto - Canadá

2003

Sueños, Fantasias y Realidades, ArtDealers Art Gallery, Monterrey - México.
Small Works, Roberto Martin Arte Contemporáneo Art Gallery. Buenos Aires - Argentina.
TIAFAIR, Toronto International Art Fair, Metro Toronto Convention Centre ,Toronto - Canada.
III International Contest SIART 2003 National Museum of Art, La Paz - Bolivia.
Arts Festival of Peace , Salvador Allende The Great Hall, Toronto - Canada.

2002

Le Monde Surrealist of Marcelo Suaznabar and Tom Gray, Galerie d'Art Contemporains. Montreal - Canada.
Bolivia One Selection , Museo del Barro, Asunción - Paraguay.
Miami International Art Fair, Miami Convention Center. Miami - USA.
Le Cri Muet, The Mansion of the Culture. Montreal - Canada.
10 World Artists Show, Gallery Virtual. Noosa Gallery. Sidney - Australia

2001

Contemporary Bolivian Art, Dresden Bank. Hamburg - Germany.
Bolivia One Selection, National Museum of Art. Santiago - Chile.
Object Art, Nota Art Gallery, La Paz - Bolivia.
Second International Contest of Art. National Museum of Art La Paz - Bolivia.
Art Miami, Miami International Art Fair. Convention Center. Miami - USA.
Contemporary Art, Taipinquiri Art Gallery, La Paz - Bolivia.
Young Artist Agreement Andres Bello, Sofia Imber Museum, Caracas - Venezuela.
Object Art, Nota Art Gallery. La Paz - Bolivia.
Bolivia One Selection, Center of Contemporary Art. Simon I. Patiño, Cochabamba - Bolivia.
Second National Contest, Cecilio Guzman de Rojas. House of Culture.
Potosi - Bolivia.
Les Ameriques du Sur au Nord, Center of Art Baie Saint Paul. Quebec - Canada.
Action Contemporary Latin American Graphics, Museum of Latin American Art. Long Beach. California - USA.
Le Cri Muet, Center of Art. Baie Saint Paul. Quebec - Canada.
The Small Works, DP Fong Galleries. San Jose California - USA.

2000

The Portrait, DP Fong Galleries San Jose California - USA.
Young Artists Agreement, Andres Bello. Bogotá - Colombia. and National Museum of Art La Paz - Bolivia.
Art Young, International Art Fair. Buenos Aires - Argentina.
Bolivian Contemporary Art, Museo del Barro. Asunción - Paraguay.
EncontrArte, Latin - American House. Milan - Italy.

1999

II Mercosur Art Biennial, Porto Alegre, Porto Allegre - Brazil.
First International Contest of Art SIART 99. National Museum of Art. La Paz - Bolivia.
ItinerArt, Itinerant Art Exhibition , La Paz - Cochabamba - Sucre - Santa Cruz - Bolivia.

1998

Identities, Emergent young artists from South America and Caribbean. International Development Bank. Passage de Retz. Paris - France.
Bolivian And Chilean Artists, Culture House. Arica - Chile.

1997

XI Culture House Art Biennial, Raul Otero Raiche. Santa Cruz - Bolivia.
III Drawing Contest BHN Foundation, Art Gallery . La Paz - Bolivia.

1996

Three Artist Moscosso Gallery, Washington DC - USA.
Bolivian Cultural weekend in Peru, National of Art Museum Lima - Peru.

1995

The Nude. BHN Foundation's Gallery of Art. La Paz - Bolivia.
XIII International Young Artist Symposium, Center of Art. Baie-Saint- Paul. Quebec - Canada.
Contemporary Archangels from Bolivia, Arte Unico Gallery. La Paz - Bolivia.

1994

Bolivia New Art, Mapocho Cultural Center. Santiago - Chile.
Six Artist from Oruro, Taipinquiri Art Gallery. La Paz - Bolivia.

1993

Four Young Artist BHN, Foundation's Gallery of Art. La Paz - Bolivia.

1992

Centre Cultural Las Condes Cultural Corporación. Santiago - Chile.
Center for Intramural Studies, University Catholic of Chile. Santiago - Chile.

1990

Cultural House. Oruro - Bolivia.

1988

House of Culture, Oruro - Bolivia, Imagine Gallery, Oruro - Bolivia.

Awards and Distinctions

2011

3rd Price Lemon Competition, The Artist Project Toronto. Toronto - Canada.
Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition assistance. Ontario - Canada.

2010

2nd Price Queen Competition, The Artist Project Toronto. Toronto - Canada.

2009

Exhibition Assistance, Ontario Arts Council. Ontario - Canada.

2008

Visual Artist Mid-Career Grand, Ontario Arts Council. Ontario - Canada.

2002

Best in Drawing Art FUCUS, Toronto Metro Hall, Toronto - Canada.

1999

Especial mention given by the National Museum of Art in the International contest SIART 99. La Paz - Bolivia.

1996

Distinción given by Mesa Redonda Pan-American. Oruro - Bolivia.
First Medal Artist. given by DIDEJU. Oruro - Bolivia
Honorary Diploma, given by Center for Extramural Studies, Catholic University. Santiago - Chile.
Chamber of Commerce of Oruro - Bolivia.
Honorary Diploma, given by Government. La Paz - Bolivia.

Collections

National Museum of Art. La Paz - Bolivia
Center of Art Baie Saint Paul. Quebec - Canada .
Ralli Contemporary Museum of Art. Punta del Este - Uruguay.
Ralli Contemporary Museum of Art. Santiago - Chile.
Simon I Patiño Center of Contemporary Art. Cochabamba - Bolivia.
Sayego & Pardon Collection. Miami-USA.
And private collections in Bolivia, Canada, Chile, United States, Spain, Japan, France, Poland, Argentine, Germany, Korea, Panama, Brazil, England, Switzerland, Colombia, Mexico y Venezuela.

Books

  1. Marcelo Suaznabar " Anandean renaissance man in the mids of the XXI century" Text by: Alicia Szmukler. Spanish/English. Edited by SFT EDICIONES imagen. Buenos Aires – Argentina.
    130 pages. hard cover full color 12x9 In. 118 illustrations Printed in Argentina
  2. " La Ciudad Imaginaria" Text by: Alicia Szmukler Un Analisis Psicológico de la Pintura Contemporánea en Bolivia. La Paz-Bolivia/PIEB/ SINERGIA 1998
  3. "ARTE a Contemporary Latin Expression" Casa & Estilo. Linda International Publishing inc. Miami-USA. 270 pages . hard cover . full color. Printed in Italy.
  4. "Enciclopedia Iberoamericana de Artistas Plasticos Contemporanes" NAPSA QCC Art Gallery Queenborough Community College The City University ok New York-USA. Printed in Spain. 2004.