Vanessa Balleza is a Venezuelan illustrator based in Doral Florida USA and instructor in her studio and Kalos Music Art. She has a college degree in visual arts from the Central University of Venezuela, and studied comic and illustration at the López Allaco Comic Book Schooll. This studies have influenced her making of a style which combines different techniques and formats. She has work as illustrator for several journals, such as El Diario de Caracas, Economía Hoy y Ecos de Caracas.
Her work can be found also in OceanDrive, Revista Solo Chicos y Todo en Domingo de El Nacional, to mention a few magazines. Her experience in the world of children literature includes illustrating for Santillana, Edaf, Benchmark publishing, Romor, Monte Ávila, Planeta y Biosfera, producing: Canito Dónde estás?, La T alta, Oto el pirata, El origen de los mosquitos, Orquídea bondadosa y La fiesta del llano. She also works with independent authors like Kianny Antigua, Constanza Pollier, Adriana Devers and Luz Mack.
As a visual artist, she and Cristina Núñez founded Artistas en conjunto, a collective who produces and coordinates art shows and exhibitions since 2004. News about her current art and editorial projects can be found at www.vanessaballezaa.com.ve, www.en-conjunto.blogspot.com, Facebook, instagram, and Twitter.
- 2010. Award Ciudadano Dycvensa Salón de Artes Visuales Dycvensa. Venezuela
- 2009. Award Zuplemento. Humor cartoon. El Chivo. Venezuela
- 2008. Award Emergent Artist- I SIACM. Salón Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo en Museos. Latin Art Museum of America. Pomona. California. USA.
- 2004. Award Ciudadano Dycvensa. Salón de Artes Visuales Dycvensa. Venezuela
- 2004. III Salón de Arte Digital. Best Animation “Frida en silencio”. Venezuela
Art Class at DORAL FL 33178
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Art Class at KALOS AVENTURA FL 33180
“Dibujando ando” workshops are held on Wednesday all day at Kalos Music and Art School 20634 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180. For more information, you may reach us throughout firstname.lastname@example.org or Phone: (305) 933-4777 (305) 469-7194
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Works of art and sales
I am a very hectic artist who is in constant exploration.
In my online store, you may able to find childrenbooks, drawings, printings, notebooks, paintings and sculptures, among others.
Feel free to visit me and let me know your impressions.
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