Born in Caracas, Venezuela (1938) Art studies in Florence Italy
Amount the many Latin American artists, she is a well known Venezuelan painter, inventor, art instructor and sculptor.
Her unique tri-dimentional landscapes on undulating canvases utilize classic characteristics in an original new format. The artist titles her recent cration “
Landscape on waves”. To produce it , Power discarded the traditional flat surface for an undulating canvas created and copyright whit the name” World on waves sculpture .

The innovation results in work with classic characteristic on a new format that makes it resemble kinetic sculpture.
Her work has been exhibited with great success in several countries like Canada, Venezuela, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Italy, United States and others.

Power’s talent for capturing the elements of nature: lights, shades and colors especially grays and greens provides her works incredible realism.
Mireya exhibited in Coral Gables and thouthans of art lovers, collector and artist visited in gallery night the galleries
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Mireya’s poems

Place: S.S. Annunciata al Poggio Imperiales Florence Italy
Ex Poggiolina Mireya Perez Power

Mayor of Coral Gables Don Slesnick presents
Mireya Pérez Power, and she received the recognition.

Education: 1954-2004  

Mention: Art. S.S. Annunciata  Al Poggio Imperiale, Florence Italy. 1957 Studies in Art history, Dance,Liberal Arts. Course and  Drawing and Painting classes by Prof. Enzo Faraoni at the Governmental Girl’s Boarding School. She is an ex - Poggiolina

University of Miami Koubek Memorial Center- Oil Painting, Theory & Practice Workshop by Julio Hernandez Rojo

Metropolitan Museum, Miami, Florida. Painting Workshop by Bernard Evans.

Simon Rodriguez University Sepap - Sfara Graphic Workshop- Caracas, Venezuela.

Simon Rodriguez University. Xylography Workshop. Caracas, Venezuela.

Grumbacher Caracas Venezuela. Art Forum and Seminar with Prof. Ron Sacks Art Restorer of The Metropolitan Museum of New York. He spoke about Techniques, Methods, How to use the Art Materials.

Studio 7.Montreal, Canada Prof. Paul - Etching on Metal intensive course.1982 .

Venezuelan Italian Institute of Culture - Knowledge of Italian Languages

Mariperez Design How to design and make furniture’s.
Furniture Restoration. Seminar of Easy Steps of Gilding frames, ceramic, wood, glass furniture’s and Porcelain. Caracas, Venezuela.

Interior Design, Caracas, Venezuela.

San Jose de Tarbes High School Oil Painting Theory and Practice. Caracas, Venezuela.

Portrait painting classes, Professor Meinher. Caracas Venezuela
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Honors and Awards:       

United States
Plaque “One of the 100 Successful Hispanic Women in all The Nation  by The Hispanic Magazine

Plaque  “ Heros 1997 “ City of Miami Police Department. Miami,

Plaque Gold Star  F.A.I.C For Art and International Teacher. Nominated by The Venezuelan American Chamber of Commerce of Florida. 

1st prize winner  “The Best  Exhibit” International Festival City of Miami.

Honorable  Mention  A.C.C.A.  “ Onda Verde ”  Miami.

Honorable  Mention  -Screen “ Tokio” oil / gold leaf. ACCA.  Miami, Fl.

Special Honorable  Mention  “Cascade & Foliage” ACCA. Miami, Fl.

Honorable  Mention  “Mangrove” Poinciana Fiesta  Miami .

Venezuela      1978-1979 First   Place Winner  Caveguías “Mercado de San Jacinto”   Plaque & cash.-  Cover Telephone  Book White and Yellow pages. II Contest of Caveguías C.A. Venezuela

Honorable Mention  Intercontinental Gold Circle. Valencia, Venezuela.

Italy   1955-1954Mention in ART and Honorable Mention  for the  S.S. Annunciata al Poggio Imperiale,  Florence, Italy.
         

Distintions  

 Nominated  for the 2003 Florida Artists Hall of Fame. Florida Department of The State, Division of Cultural Affairs
            
Special Recognition for her recently named one of the top Successful Women  in the  Country ,City of Coral Gables by Mayor Don Slesnick. 

0ne of the 100 Successful Hispanic Women in all the Nation Plaque  Hispanic Magazine.

Certificate of participation “A Musical and Montage and Art Exhibition Mayor Many Diaz

Recognition - Angostura Magazine ,The Venezuelan Consulate of Miami.

Proclamation City of Miami 2001- Mireya Perez-Power’s Day

Letter of appreciation for her contribution to the celebrations  of 2001 Miami Police Dept.

Certificate for her participation in Nacimiento Venezolano Venezuelan Consulate.

Nominated for the Medal National Endowment for The Arts Washington D.C.  2001, 2000,1999,1998                             

Cultural Attaches. 8º Art Exhibition , Meridian Center, Washington, D.C.  the sole representative for The Venezuelan Country in the VIII Salon.

Certificate and  Recognition for participate in art the art exhibition.Summit of  the America in The Venezuelan Consulate of Miami, Florida

1999. Martin Luther King Washington,  D.C.

1995 Plaque  and recognition 1998-1996 Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of outstanding service rendered at  the Miami Police Department. -Florida.

Certificate of the   Appreciation for her exemplary contribution to this community - Stephan Clark, Mayor of the City of Miami.

1989Commendation  for her exemplary efforts to further International Relations and  for her exemplary contribution to this community City of Miami,  Mayor  Xavier Suarez.    

1987  Certificate of Appreciation  Stephan P. Clark Mayor of the Metropolitan Dade County.  recognize to Certificate of appreciation in recognition of her valuables contribution to our community     

Distinguished   Visitor  in recognition for her significant accomplishment and because the city of Miami is proud to  welcome  a guest . City of Miami. - Mayor  Xavier Suarez
                               
Distinguish Visitor Certificate City  of Miami, Miami, Florida. Mayor  Maurice Ferré, recognize  Mireya  for her  significant   accomplishment  and  because The City of  Miami is proud to welcome a guest.

1885  Certificate of  Appreciation  for her outstanding service  to  the City of Miami by contributing  to the success of the Festival of Miami. Mayor  Maurice Ferré .
                             
Commendation for her valuablke contribution to the community and for her important contribution to further international Relation in the artistisc development 1954 - Mayor Stephan P. Clark, Metropolitan  Dade County, Miami, Florida.

Honorable Certificate (antique Government Document ) given to Mireya by Mrs. Rosa Scopoli  Director of the S.S Annunciata al Pogio Imperiale, Italy , Florence.                                                                
Public Collections 

Barbados-Permanent  Collection Caribbean Development  Bank. W.I. 24 oil Paintings.

Barbados-Caribbean- Minister of  Education,  .

Mexico -Torre  Domecq  D.F.

USA  -Boulevard Capitoli Federal, Tranvia de la Pastora and Mercado de San Jacinto.
Ocean Bank Miami, Florida
Embassy of Venezuela in Washington D.C. Lithography
The Venezuelan Consulate in Miami, Florida. Litography Old Caracas.
The City of Miami, Metropolitan  Dade County Congressman Dante Facel.
Stephen P. Clark.  Miami, Florida

Oil Paintings
Vanidades Miami, Florida. 
The Florida Museum of Hispanic and Latin American Art. Undulating Canvas
Power International Art Gallery / Coral Gables Fl.
                 
Venezuela- Boulevard Capitolio Federal, Tranvia de la Pastora and Mercado de San Jacinto.
M.R.E. Minister of Foreing Affair     

Caracas Museum  “Mercado de San Jacinto” Photo              

Casa Militar del Presidente de la República Laguna de Valencia”  Triptic 

Caveguias,  Original  “Mercado de San Jacinto” 1st. Prize-

Círculo Militar / 2 Paintings

Carlos Otero  Gallery  /2 paintings.

Círculo Militar Circle / 2 paintings.

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Select Collective Exhibitions

Paris France

Spain Valencia   Anagma Gallery Collective

III Encouter Euro-Japones of Contemporary Art, Valencia Spain .

United  States:      PIAG Museum  Coral Gables  2004-2003

Power International Collective exhibitions Coral Gables, Gallery Night

Venezuelan Consulate, Miami, Fl. “Nacimientos Venezolanos”

Power International Art Gallery - The Women in the  Art 2001

American Intercontinental University. Atlanta, Georgia. 2000

Power International Art Gallery ,Art Around the world  2000

Power International Art Gallery, Miami Florida permanent exhibitions 1983-2003

Cultural Attaches Eigth Art Salon, The Sole representative The Venezuelan Country .         
Embassies ,  Washington, D.C.

American Intercontinental University prented the Latin American Expressions 2000    

Grupo Cultura Fundation. Atlanta, Georgia.

Artexpo New York Jacov Javits Center / Power Int’l Art Gallery 2000-1983

Artexpo Las Vegas / Power Int’l Art Gallery 1994

Artexpo New York Coliseum /  Power Academy 1984-1982

Miami  Dade Community College Gallery

The Embassy  Gallery “ Popurri “

University  of Miami Koubec Center

University of Texas and The Venezuela Consulate exhibition.

The Gables Gallery Coral Gables, Florida

Venezuelan American Chamber of Commerce

The Florida Museum and Latin American Art Miami

Metropolitan  Museum of Miami - First Salon 1981

 “ 7 Women 7 Countries  The Florida Museum and Latin American

Lorna Virgili Gallery “ 4 Hispanic Women

Astoria Gallery Maimi, Florida.

Meza Gallery Miami, Florida

Poinciana  Fiesta One Brickel Gallery, Miami Florida.

Vanidades Gallery Miami, Florida

Martin Luther King Memorial Library. Washington D.C.

Ponce de León Art Gallery Coral Gables.

Art Sofa International Expo Miami.

Asociación de Críticos de arte A.C.C.A. 1984- 1982

Hispanic Heritage Washington D.C.

Summit of The Americas The Venezuelan Consulate

City of Miami International Festival of Miami

Mexico
Torre Domecq Mexico, D.F. Mexico Distinguish invitation 1993
Torre Domecq Mexico, D.F. Mexico 1983
Palacio Municipal Veracruz Mexico Venezuelan artists exhibition.
Casa de la Cultura Cordova Mexico
Bacardi Art Gallery Art Sale & Auction International Rescue Committe Aug 11 1980
                                   
Venezuela                  
Caracas Museum
Asopudit Minister of Foreing Affair 1st. Salon
C.A.N.T.V. Gallery “La Caracas que no vuelve”                   
Simon  Rodriguez University.                                          
Congress of Venezuelan Gallery, Japonesse painting Screens / for Venezuela artist
Sears Gallery -  The 5 Power’s exhibition
Caveguias II Contest. (winner) Caracas Venezuela                              
Fundación Bolivariana de apoyo a Mexico A.C. Villa Venezuela , Mexico                  
National Hispanic Heritage Month  Washington , D. C.                                           
Escuela de Abogados de Venezuela art Exhibit
Circulo de las Fuerzas Armadas Caracas Venezuela
Sears de Venezuela “The Power family”
Marina Mercante Contest
Marina de Guerra,Contest.
Banco de Venezuela
Círculo Educacional de Profesionales de Arte                            
Circulo de las Fuerzas Armadas Gallery                        
C.A.N.T.V. Gallery “Expression and Colors”                
Attorney’s School Gallery
Armando Reveron Gallery.           
Cultural House Cordova
Paul Cezanne Gallery
Alfredo La Riva Venezuelan artist .                         
Los Andes Salon Caracas                                             
Metropolitan Police Gallery Caracas                
Macuto Sheraton Gallery
Vargas   Galeria de Puerto Azul
Vargas   Galeria de Puerto Azul
Intercontinental/ Gold Circle contest. Valencia, Venezuela.                        
Puerto Rico Coqui Gallery 1st Salon of Venezuelan artists.                                   
Canada:  Le  Salón  D’art.International Montreal.

Caribbean Island
St. Lucia  Art Sibit Gallery    
Tobago W.I.  Tobago Library  “ Two Hispanic
Severals art exhibitions in the Venezuelan Embassies in the Caribbean IslandsSelected Solo Exhibitions
2004 –1977
PIAG MUSEUM Gallery  “ The Big Canvas” Gallery Night ,February 2004
PIAG Museum Gallery  “The canvas wasn’t flat - Coral Gables , Florida 2003
Anagma Arte Contemporáneo Abril 2002 Valencia, España.
Power International Art Gallery- Coral Gables, “Rostros de Caracas “ Miami ,Fl. 2001
Citgo Petroleum Corporation   ”Rostros de Caracas”  2000
The Venezuelan Consulate of Miami “Rostros de Caracas ” 2000
Power International Art Gallery “ Retrospective. Coral Gables , Florida
Power International Art Gallery  Landscape, 2000. Coral Gables , Florida
Power International Art Gallery  “Homenage to the Americas “1999 Coral Gables,Fl.
Embassy of Venezuela, “Millenium Homage to the Americas”.  Washington, D.C.
Circulo de las Fuerzas Armadas  Retrospective “ Ayer y Hoy ” Yesterday and Today
Miami Beach Library, Miami Beach.
Ponce de León Gallery. Miami , Florida.
Torre Domecq Gallery . Mexico D.F. Sole exhibition  1993
Casa Militar del Presidente de Venezuela. “Recorriendo Venezuela” 
Ateneo de Los Teques Gallery, “Paisajes Ondulados” Estado Miranda Venezuela.
Fuerzas Armadas Gallery, Caracas Venezuela.
Carlos Otero Gallery Puerto Azul 2nd. exhibition Edo Vargas ,Venezuela.
Torre Domecq Gallery 1983, Mexico, D.F.
Victor Millan Gallery - Simon Bolívar International Airport Venezuela .
Fuerzas Armadas Gallery, Caracas, Venezuela.
Carlos Otero Gallery Puerto Azul,1st. exhibition  Edo. Vargas, Venezuela.
General Electric Gallery Caracas, Venezuela. “Paisajes Venezolanos”
Central Library Tobago, W.I. Trinidad.
The Venezuelan Institute in Barbados, W.I.
Venezuelan Embassy St. Vincent “ Luz y sombra”
Venezuelan Embassy. Mireya’s Paintings” Barbados,W.I.
Fort King George Tobago, W.I.
Venezuelan Embassy of St. Lucia. “ Luz y Color ”
Venezuelan Embassy St. Vincent.
The Venezuelan Institute /  St. Lucia, Barbados, Jamaica, St. Vincent ,Tobago.
Eurobuilding, Mezanine Gallery, Caracas, Venezuela.
Artsibit Gallery Barbados St. Lucia W.I.
“Retrospective”  First retrospective Circulo de las Fuerzas Armadas Gallery. Caracas,
Sears Gallery, “ Fifty Mini Pictures” Caracas, Venezuela. ( Pictures Sold 150 )
Maraven Gallery, “60 Mini Pictures” Caracas, Venezuela. ( Pictures

Private Collections  more than 700 hundred.       

Governor William  P. Clement, Austin, Texas
Stephan P. Clark  - Painting
Debbie Reynols “Mercado de San Jacinto” - Lithography
France The Venezuelan Embassy        
Japan  The Venezuelan Embassy
Caribbean Islands - Tobago, Trinidad:House Assembly Tobago W. I.
St. Lucia, Barbados, St. Vincent, Jamaica, Antigua.
Lithography / Mercado de San Jacinto, Boulevard Capitolio
Federal  and  Tranvia  de La Pastora.

Caribbean islands                             
Caribbean National Fine Art Tobago W.I. 
HTS TV Television St. Lucia W.I. “Mangrove” oil on Canvas.     

Montreal Canada  The Venezuelan Embassy

Europe:  Italy  The Venezuelan Consulate

Mexico  Enrique Figueroa  Torre Domecq
The Venezuelan Embassy, Mexico D.F.   
Rául Velazco  “Mercado de San Jacinto” - Lithography
Televisa  Channel  2 , Lithography
The Venezuelan  Consulate. Austin Texas 

Venezuela Congress Gallery 1 painting
Maraven,  General  Electric 2 paintings,
Sears 2 paintings,
Eurobuilding Hotel  Venezuela 1 painting
Dr. Domingo Maza Zabala & Dr. Morris Sierralta, 1 painting each
Int’l Airport Victor Millán Gallery, Maiquetía,Venezuela.  
C.A.N.T.V, Caracas./ painting / donation   
Mural (2) Litoral, Tanaguarena - ,
Mural  Landscape Criollo , Perez family
Mural Criollo Cesar Delgado

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