Julio C. Suarez

Bloomington, IN





2015-Present MFA, Painting, Indiana University Bloomington, Graduate 7/2017

2013                BFA, Illustration, School of Visual Arts - New York, NY


Teaching Experience


2015-present   Associate Instructor, Fundamental Studio Drawing, Indiana University Bloomington, IN

2013-2015       Drawing Fundamentals, Art Center South Florida - Miami Beach, FL

2013/2015       Drawing and painting, Celebrity Cruises - Celebrity Silhouette

2015                Portrait Painting Workshops, Artworks Studios - Miami, FL

2012-2014     Portrait Painting, Figure Drawing & Landscape Painting, Art Florida Academy -    Miami, FL




2016                Loose Canon, The Painter Center, New York, NY

                        Non Graduating MFA Show, Grunwald Gallery, Bloomington, In                      

2015                Couch Paintings, Fuller Projects, Bloomington, IN

                        Regional Showcase, Manifest Gallery - Cincinnati, OH

                        Paint me Miami past winners and judges exhibition, Young Arts Center -Miami,FL

2014                Urban Aspect, Principle Gallery - Alexandria, VA

2013                Paint me Miami, Spanish Cultural Center - Miami, FL

                        Artist Showcase, Lewis Art Center, Miami, FL

2012                Paint me Miami, Haitian Cultural Center - Miami, FL

                        Instructor & Student Exhibition, Romero Hidalgo - Miami, FL

1996                Illustration 21, Art Directors Club - New York, NY




2013                First Place, Miami Arts Council Paint Me Miami Competition

2012                Second Place & People’s Choice Award, Miami Arts Council Paint Me Miami         

1996                Honorable Mention, Illustration 21, Art Directors Club