Tuesday, June 10, 2008
Félix Beltrán was born in Havana and is currently a Mexican citizen. He graduated from the School of Visual Arts, New York and the American Art School, New York and also studied at the Art Students League, New York and the Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid. He is an internationally known graphic designer whose works have been included in 461 collective exhibitions, 67 individual exhibitions and in the collections of 60 national and international museums. He has written four books and many articles for national and international publications. He has received 132 awards in national and international competitions and been on juries numerous competitions. He is a professor at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, in Mexico City and curator of the Galería Artis and the Archivo de Diseño Gráfico Internacional at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico.