Hernando Alzate Rodríguez
Bogota – Colombia 1959
Self taught artist for more than three decades in drawing, painting and sculpture, Alzate’s work spans many mediums to render his complex imaginarium of ideas.
Alzate is the creative director of some of the leading multinational advertising agencies in Colombia, México and Ecuador including Ted Bates, Leo Burnett, McCann Ericsson, J . Walter Thompson and Ogilvy as well as his heading his own ICONIC agency from 1986 to 2004.
Lecturer on Art History for Universidad Externado de Colombia and the Fundación para el Desarrollo Educativo CIDE.
Since 2010 Alzate has been concentrating on commission works for private collectors of Contemporary Realism throughout the US, Puerto Rico, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Brazil, Chile, Venezuela and Mexico.
2010 Mural commissioned for AEC Ecuador ltd, Quito, Ecuador.
2010 McCann Ericsson, Quito, Ecuador.
2010 Mural commissioned for Phillip Morris, Quito, Ecuador.
2010 Selected works for Trump Tower, Panama.
2009 Solo Exhibit, Studio Noa, “Mundos Paralelos.”
2009 Cultural Center Mexico, “México Imaginarium.”
2008 Central University of Ecuador, Group Exhibit on The Nude.
2007 Club Taurino, Ecuador, “TauroMagia.”
2006 Theo’s Gallery, Boca Raton, FL.
2005 Guayasamin Foundation, Tokyo, Japan, “30 IDEAS EN TOKYO.”
2004 Meguro Museum, Tokyo, Japan.
2002 Union Club, Quito, Ecuador.
1997 Gonzalez Guzman Gallery, Quito, Ecuador.
1993 Soko Gallery, Coral Gables, FL.
1987 Mai Tai Gallery, Quito, Ecuador.
1987-1988 Galeria El Mural, Bogota, Colombia.
1985 Private Exhibit, Mexico, D.F.