Ruben Llano Resume
7171 south 38th Avenue
New Era Mi. 49446
Phone 231 220 6301
1967 Born in the city of Manizales. Colombia. Currently reside in New Era, Michigan
2018 WEB ART ACADEMIC. Painting like old masters online class.
2017 THE WORKING ARTIS. Working Artist master class .
2010 WEB ART ACADEMY. Classic and contemporary oil painting on line class, with the artist Nathalie Richy London UK.
2003 CLASSIC WOOD CARVING. With the Italian master sculptor Pietro Binatti. Petoskey Michigan.
1997 STAINGLASS . Development and creating classic and contemporaneous stainglass with the Artist Richard Hanley Omnibus Studio. Lansing Michigan.
1996 POLITEK DEVELOPMENT CO. Mold making and casting, methods and materials special effects and body casting with Robert LeCompte. Easton Pennsylvania.
1992 PITTSBURGH CENTER FOR THE ARTS. Painting work shop with the artist Patrick Daugherty. Pittsburg Pennsylvania.
1986 CONTEMPORARY WOOD CARVING WORK SHOP. Whit the sculptor Juan Salazar. Pereira Colombia.
1986 FACULTY OF FINE ARTS TECHNOLOGY UNIVERSITY. Modeling in clay work shop with the sculptor Diego Paneso. Pereira Colombia.
1985 INSTITUTE OF POPULAR CULTURE. Engraving work shop with the artist Nelson Sanchez. Pereira Colombia.
1984 INSTITUTE OF POPULAR CULTURE. Drawing work shop with the artist Ruben Jaramillo. Pereira Colombia.
2013 CYTY OF PERIRA 150 YEAR award for been a n Artis that represent Colombia in the exterior.
2009 MENTION AWARD Change of Season show , Montague Michigan
1993 BEST SCULPTURE, MELLON BANK peoples art show, Pittsburg Pennsylvania
1993 BEST OF THE SHOW, North Hills Art Center Pittsburg Pennsylvania
1990 SECOND PLACE in the mural contest Santiago Londono Municipal Theatre, Pereira Colombia
1985 SECOND PLACE , National showcase National Library Bogota Colombia
2011 RUBEN LLANO, NCCA ART PLACE. Fremont, Michigan
2010 RUBEN LLANO, NUVEEN CENTER, Montague Michigan
2015. ARTPRIZE. In the Devos Place. Top 25 for three dimension . Grand Rapids Michigan.
2012. ARTPRIZE. In the Bob. Top 50. Grand Rapids Michigan.
2011. ARTPRIZE. In the Corner Stone Building. Grand Rapids Michigan.
2010. WHITE LAKE ART GALLERY. Change of season show, collective. Montague Michigan.
2009. WHITE LAKE ART GALLERY. Change of season, collective.
2008. UPTOWN GALLERY. Collective. Grand Haven Michigan.
1999. BIRCHSTONE GALLERY. Collective. Egg Harbor Wisconsin.
1995. RIVER ART GALLERY. Collective. Florence Alabama.
1994. STONE EXPO. GEORGE BROWN CONVENTION CENTER. HUSTON Texas.
1993. PITTSBURGH CENTER FOR THE ARTS. People art show. BEST SCULPTURE, Mellon Bank award. PITTSBURG PENNSYLVANIA.
1993. NORTH HILL ART CENTER. Regional art exhibition. BEST OF THE SHOW award. Pittsburg Pennsylvania.
1992. PITTSBURGH CENTER FOR THE ARTS. People art show. Pittsburg Pennsylvania.
1991. CATHEDRAL SAINT JOHN THE DIVINE. Secret garden show, collective. New York, New York.
1991. DOME GALLERY. Collage magazine and the workshop group show. New York, New York.
1991. HOME FARM FESTIVAL. Demonstrated artists show. Wallkill, New York.
1990. SANTIAGO LONDONO MUNICIPAL THEATRE. Mural competition. Second place award. Pereira Colombia.
1989. HOUSE OF THE CULTURE. Collective show. Santa Rosa De Cabal, Colombia.
1989. FIDECENTRO. Free Art show collective . Pereira Colombia.
1987. ASSOCIATION RISARALDENSE OF ARTS. Seven drawing room of visual arts show. Pereira Colombia.
1986. ASSOCIATION RISARALDENSE OF ARTS. Six drawing room of visual arts show. Pereira Colombia.
1985. NATIONAL LIBRARY. National show of new artist. Second place award.
2018. JESUS IN THE CROSS. Wood ccarvin, current working on this project a large image of Jesus in the cross for St Peter the Fishermen Church. Two rivers Wisconsin.
2017 ST PETER AND PAUL. Relief carving in Indiana Limestone. Kiel Wisconsin.
2016 HERITAGE PARK FOUNTAIN MICHIGAN. LARGE SCULPTURES of a horses. Fountain Michigan.
2014 WARNER LANDSCAPE life size sculpture of zebra. Grand Rapids Michigan.
2012 WARNER LANDSCAPE . Life size sculpture of an Elephants. Grand Rapids Michigan.
2012 SAINT RICHARD CHURCH. Two largest wood carving frames. Chicago Illinois.
2011 SAINT HUBERT CHURCH. Two largest wood carving. Chicago Illinois.
2010 SAINT HUBERT CHURCH. Six woodcarvings panels. Chicago Illinois.
2009 HOPE COLLEGE. Restoration of the stone carvings in the old library building. Holland Michigan.
2008 STATE CAPITAL BUILDING UTAH. Assistance to Fairplaystonecarving in the carving of large Lion made of Carrara marble. Oberlin Ohio...
2007 HOLLY FAMILY CHURCH. Seven wood carving panels. Fundaluc Wisconsin.
2006 SAINT MARY OF THE WOOD. “Mary of the Garden". Life size sculpture of Mary and Jesus playing in the gardens, made of Indiana Limestone. Twin Lake Michigan.
2006 SAINT LAZARD RETREAT HOUSE. LIFE size sculpture of Saint Catherine of Lavore made out of Colombian Sandstone. The retreat house was close and the sculpture was donate to the SHRINE OF SAINT CATHERINE IN PHILADELPHIA. Philadelphia.
2006 SAINT FRANCIS OF XAVIER. Sculpture of Saint Francis of Xavier out off Indiana Limestone. Chicago Illinois.
2006 SAINT PETER THE FISHERMAN. "Upon Room" A life size sculpture of Mary receiving the HOLLY SPIRIT. Created out off Indiana Limestone . Two Rivers Wisconsin.
2005 SAINT JOSEPH THE PROVIDENCE ORDER. Wood carving panel. Chicago Illinois.
2005 SAINT PETER THE FISHERMAN. -"Saint John The Baptist " a life size sculpture of the image of Saint John in the Jordan river made off Indiana Limestone.
-"Saint Mary Magdalene a the Tomb " a life size sculpture of Saint Mary Magdalene looking at the Tomb, made of Indiana Limestone.
-"Twelve panel " the old testament and the new testament. A large relief carvings made off Indiana Limestone.
Saint Peter the Fisherman church in Two Rivers Wisconsin.
2005 PRINCE OF PEACE . Eleven relief panels made off butternut wood . Georgia.
2004 BOLINGREEN COURT HOUSE. Restoration of the main entrance of the court house made off sandstone. Bolingreen Ohio.
2003 SAINT FRANCIS OF XAVIER. "Holly Family " a life size sculpture of the Holly Family made off Honduras Mahogany. Big Ben Wisconsin.
2002 SAINT MICHAEL CHURCH. "Saint Joseph the carpenter " Honduras Mahogany sculpture . Brownish Michigan.
2018 KIEL NEWS Project of St Peter and St Paul . Kiel Wisconsin
2017 . LUDINGTON NEWS . LUDINGTON DAILY NEWS.
2016 . DEROIT PRESS . Detroit Michigan
2015. TV 13 NEWS. ARTPRIZE. Grand Rapids Michigan
TV 8 NEWS ARTPRIZE. Grand Rapids Michigan
GRAND RAPIDS PRESS. Grand Rapids. Michigan.
THE CHRONICLE NRES PAPER. Muskegon Michigan.
THE BEACON PRESS. Whitehall Michigan.
OCEANA HERALD PRESS. Hart Michigan.
2013. LA TARDE PRESS .Pereira Colombia.
DIARIO DEL OTUN PRESS. Pereira Colombia
TV EL EJE CAFETERO NEWS. Pereira Colombia
2012. TV 8 NEWS. ARTPRIZE. Grand Rapids Michigan.
TV 13 NEWS . ARTPRIZE. Grand Rapids Michigan
GRAND RAPIDS PRESS. Grand Rapids Michigan
THE CHRONICLE. Muskegon Michigan
THE OCEANA HERALD PRESS. Hart Michigan.
THE BEACON PRESS. Whitehall Michigan
2011. GRAND RAPIDS PRESS. Grand Rapids Michigan.
THE CHRONICLE PRESS. Muskegon Michigan
THE BEACON PRESS. Whitehall Michigan
OCEANA HERALD PRESS. Hart Michigan.
2005 SAINT PETER THE FISHERMAN BOOK . Two River Wisconsin
1999 THE CHRONICLE PRESS. Muskegon Michigan
1994 STONE WORLD MAGAZINE. February Page68 Cathedral Stone World.i
1993 HISTORICAL PRESERVATION MAGAZINE. ARCHITECTURE page123-125.Cathedral Stone World.
1993. THE CARNEGIE MELLON MAGAZINE . Winter edition pages 12-16. Pittsburg Pennsylvania
THE CARNEGIE MELLON MAGAZINE. Spring edition, pages 20-26
PITTSBURGH NEWS. Award. Pittsburg Pennsylvania.
1992 FOCUS TRIBUNE REWIEW. November pages cover and 9-11
1991 NEW YORK TIME. August Cathedral Stone World . The Jewish Museum .