Biography

ROBERTO LOMBANA


Bogota, Colombia, 1977, lives and works in Bogota.

His photographic works are created throughout a wide angle lenses or fisheye in which he has specialized in the last ten years. He captures esthetic experiences from the different places he has traveled with this intention, take the photography to a perceptual and immersive scale. At the post production he recreated imaginary places based on the precision of sacred geometry. He has participated in many individual and collective shows in galleries, museums and art fairs, with works in private collections in Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Panama, Brazil, United States, United Kingdom, Spain and Japan.

Recently he gained an honor mention at “The 77th International photographic saloon of Japan” and he was selected “Art Olympia 2nd International Open Art Competition” in Tokyo, with adquisition of his work by the Living National Treasure Museum, Yugawara, Japan.

In 2018 he participated in “The 74th Art Festival Genten” organized by The Contemporary Artists Association, in The National Art Center of Tokyo, to which he have been invited to participate with three photos made in Japan, one of these artworks was granted the award of the “debutante Artwork” of 2018.  He also participated in The 23Th Art Mirai International Art Exhibition in The National Art Center of Tokyo, where he participated with four photos of Colombia.


CURRICULUM VITAE


Roberto Lombana, march 8th, 1977, Bogota, Colombia.

AWARDS

2018

“debutante Artwork price” of 2018, “The 74th Art Festival Genten”, The National Art Center of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

2017
Honorable Mention at “The 77th International photographic salón of Japan”, 2017, Tokyo, Japan.

Selected at “Art Olympia 2017, 2nd International Open Art Competition”, Tokyo, Japan with adquisition of his work by the Living National Treasure Museum, Yugawara, Japan.

2008
Selected  at Premio Fernando Botero “Lugares de inspiración” Bogota, Colombia.

2007
Selected  at Premio Fernando Botero “Centenario” Bogota, Colombia.

 

ART FAIRS

2018

SCOPE, Galería otros 360 grados, New York, United States.

2017

Startup Art Fair, San Francisco, United States.

Feria del Millón, Bogota, Colombia.

Barcu, Galería Otros 360 grados, Bogota, Colombia.

2015

Art Totonto, Galeria Baobab, Toronto, Canada.

Barcu, Galeria Baobab, Bogota, Colombia.

FIAAM, Art Nouveau Gallery, Maracaibo, Venezuela.

Houston Fine Art, Art Nouveau Gallery, Houston, United States.

Start art fair @ Saatchi Gallery – Mas Arte Contemporáneo Galería, London, United Kindom.

2014

Start art fair @ Saatchi Gallery – Mas Arte Contemporáneo Galería, London, United Kindom.

Art Lima, Casa Cuadrada Galería, Lima, Perú.

FIA XXIII, Art Nouveau Gallery, Caracas, Venezuela.

Houston Fine Art, Art Nouveau Gallery, Houston, United States.

2013

Art Miami, Art Nouveau Gallery, Miami, United States.

Odeon, Montealegre Galería de arte, Bogota, Colombia

2012
Sincronía, Bogotá, Colombia.

FIA, Galería Casa Cuadrada , Caracas, Venezuela.
Just Mad, Galería Casa Cuadrada, Madrid, Espain.

2011

Odeon, Un cuarto de arte galería, Bogota, Colombia.

 

INDIVIDUAL SHOWS

2015
“Mandalas” Galería Baobab, Bogota, Colombia.

2013

“Four Dimensions” Art Nouveau Gallery, Miami, United States.

2012

“Arquitectura imposible” Galeria Casa Cuadrada, Bogota, Colombia.

2011
“Arquitectura imposible” Galería un cuarto de arte, Bogotá, Colombia.

2010
“Lugares de inspiración” Biblioteca pública Virgilio Barco, Bogota, Colombia.
“Lugares de inspiración” Biblioteca pública El Tunal, Bogota, Colombia.
“Lugares de inspiración” Biblioteca pública El Tintal, Bogota, Colombia.

2008
“Lugares de inspiración” Art Room galería, Bogotá, Colombia.

 

COLLECTIVE SHOWS

2018

“The 74th Art Genten” The National Art Center of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

“23Th Art Mirai international Art Exhibition” The National Art Center of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

“The 74th Art Genten” Museo de arte de la ciudad de Osaka,  Osaka, Japan.

2017

“ARCOT, Artistas Colombianos en Tokio”, Instituto Cervantes, Tokyo, Japan.

2016
“Colombia 360” Otros 360 grados galería, Bogota, Colombia.

“Art Fashion Colombia” Parque Guápulo, Quito, Ecuador.

 2009

Cámara de comercio de Bogotá, Chapinero, “Foto zona” Bogota, Colombia.

Universidad Nacional de Colombia “Love is in the air” Bogota, Colombia.

Triennale di Architecture di Firenze, “Segni d’ordine nello spazio” Florence, Italy.

 

STUDIES

2006
Magister en Administración de Empresas, Universidad de los Andes, Bogota, Colombia.

2003
Classic etching course, Scoula Internazionalle di Grafica d´Arte “Il Bisonte”, Florence, Italy.

2000
Bachelor of Arts, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States.