Colombian born American artist Ana Maria Hoyos was born in Manizales in 1955.
She embraced painting as a means of expression, exploring her personal identity, both past and present within the context of the ever present human condition of today's modern woman.
She started her art education at Nohra Lennon School of Arts in Colombia, studying basic drawing and art skills and completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts at Bellas Artes School of Fine Arts in Cartagena, Colombia. Her artistic creations involve abstract, figurative and abstract expressionist on an emotional level.
Under clearly marked cultural influences, this artist explore an explosion of sensitive emotions which translate into the forms in her work as freedom and her views of life through her professional experience
Hoyos' works are in galleries, and private collection in the U.S and abroad. Recently her work showing in galleries in Europe-Paris, (Thuillier Gallery), and Liege Belgium, (L'Espace 30 Gallery). She has received several awards and honors and has been subject of numerous articles and publications.
Selected Exhibitions & Collections Include:
Art Basel, Red Dot, "Diego Victoria Fine Art gallery" Miami, FL.
La Galerie Thuillier, "Le Salon Les Toiles de Juin" Paris, France.
Art Center Wynwood, "VIP Art Gallery Tour Miami Exhibit", Miami, FL.
L'Espace 30 a Liege, "VIP Art Gallery Tour 2014" Liege, Belgium.
Galerie Thuillier, "VIP Art Gallery Tour" Paris, France.
Museum of Modern Art, Cartagena, Colombia.
The Shacknow Museum of Fine Arts, Plantation, FL.
Coral Springs Museum of Art, Coral Springs, FL.
Agora Gallery, New York, NY.
Ikarus Gallery, New York, NY.
Coral Springs Art Guild Center for the Arts, Coral Springs,FL.
Light House Center for the Arts, Tequesta, FL.
City Hall Gallery, "Bigs" Palm Beach, FL.
Diego Victoria Fine Art Gallery, "Permanent Exhibit" North Miami Beach, FL.
The Hangar, Wynwood, Miami, FL.
Art Serve Gallery, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Obrapia Fine Art, Miami, FL.
Charlotte Art League, Charlotte, NC.
One Brickell Square, Miami, FL.
Arte Direct Gallery, Naples, FL.
The Writz Gallery, Miami, FL.
The Consulate of Colombia, Miami, FL.
Colombian Fine Arts Foundation, Coral Gables, FL.
Artist's Haven Gallery, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Fat Villages Art District, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
The Visual Arts Gallery, Delray Beach, FL.