Monthly Archives: January 2012

Third International Biennial of Painting in Guayaquil.

Published in Diario Hoy / Daily Living Supplement

Juan Caguana Second Biennale Winner

This year there will be five winners: First Place, $10,000; Second Place, $5,000; and five of $1,000 each

Álvaro Noboa and the Luis A. Noboa Naranjo Museum are calling on national and foreign artists to participate in the III Álvaro Noboa International Biennial of Painting.

The artistic gathering will take place between April 5 and May 5, as a contribution of the institution and of artists to the development of global art and culture.

The principal and only theme will be: The Elements of Nature, and is directed primarily at the world’s young painters, although the convocation is open to all visual artists.

In a communiqué directed at this newspaper, the organizers of the event state that the technique to be used for the works is oil or acrylic on canvas.

Press Release Convoke of the III Biennial of Painting

Published in Diario Hoy of Ecuador

$10,000 PRIZE

III Biennial: “Alvaro Noboa”

National and International Artists have been invited to participate in the III Guayaquil International Biennial of Painting “Alvaro Noboa”, to take place from April 5 to May 5 of 2012 in the Luis A. Noboa Naranjo Museum of Guayaquil.

The aim of the institution and the artists is to make a contribution to art and culture worldwide, stated the organizers.

The principal and only theme will be the elements of nature. Various prizes will be given. First Álvaro Noboa Grand Acquisition Prize:  $10,000; Second Acquisition Prize: $5,000; and 5 Biennial Newcomer Acquisition Prizes of $1,000 each.

Visual artists can participate by going to the Museum’s webpage:;; Twitter: @AlvaroNoboaP or by telephone numbers: (04) 256 1893 – 256 1896.