Technique:Casting, Kiln work
Discipline:Fine art, Installation, Sculptural
Areas of Interest:Education, Exhibition, Workshops
Product:Installations, Sculptural, Sculpture
Maria is a biologist. She also studied in the National School of Fine Arts. She attended sculpture classes with José Pelayo and Mariví Ugolino. She studied nude drawing with Rogelio Osorio and painting with Clever Lara. In 2011 she takes a glass workshop with Karina Del Savio in Argentina. In 2012 she takes an intensive course of glass sculpture with Silvia Levenson in Italy. In 2013 she attends a seminar on image glass transfer by Silvia Levenson in Buenos Aires and in 2016 she returns to Italy to take the advanced transfer image course with Silvia Levenson.
Her artwork is present in private collections in Miami, Marbella, Chicago, New York, Oslo, Montevideo, Punta del Este and José Ignacio.
EXHIBITIONS AND AWARDS:
2019: Her work “Tribute” is selected to participate in the International Biennale of Glass in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Exhibition “La Juntada” in the Departamental Board of Montevideo.
2018: “The Hidden Plot” exhibition along with María Etcheverry
“Strong Fragility”, artistic installation in Boutique Hotel Le Biblo
2015: Participates in Maria Sundby´s Project “Maria”.
2013: Selected by the Chelsea International Fine Art Competition to participate in a collective exhibition in Agora Gallery, New York
2012: Selected by the Chelsea International Fine Art Competition to be in Artmine.com.
Finalist in VITRO contest, Bogotá.
2009: “Filos”, individual exhibition.
2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2005, 1995, 1994 y 1993: Collective exhibitions.
Collapsed , Magdalena Gurmendez
Who said fragile? , Maria Torrendell
e merge , Maria Torrendell
Together , Maria Torrendell
Naturalia , Maria Torrendell
Wave , Maria Torrendell
What was not said , Maria Torrendell
Ojos que no ven, corazon que no siente , Maria Torrendell
Stay inside , Maria Torrendell