About the Artist
Sonia Torres was born in Cali, Colombia in 1936. She graduated from Universidad del Valle. Her passion for creation is demonstrated in her work, whether it be an orchid, or a silver stallion prancing in the wind, or a kingly powerful lion. Her work has graced museums in Colombia, Museo de la Tertulia and in Venezula, Museo de Arte Moderno. In North America her work has been shown in the finest galleries: 1967 - 1968 Vienna Art, New York 1969 Adamo Gallery, New York 1970 - Austin Galleries, USA Meryl Chase, Chicago Atlas Gallery, Chicago 1974 - 1972 Arts International- Chicago Meryl Chase, Chicago 1980 - 1975 Resided in Cali, Colombia 1984 - 1981 Circle fine Art Galleries 1990 - 1985 Circle Fine Art Galleries, USA Art Graphics, Boca Raton 1992 Torres Art Gallery (Owner), Boca Raton, Fl Circle Fine Art Gallery, Balharbor, Fl Ben Seger Fine Art Galleries, Boca Raton, Fl Art Expo, New York (Principle Artist), Ben Seger Fine Arts 1993 Torres Art Gallery, Boca Raton, Fl Wentworth Galleries Freites Revilla Galleries, Boca Raton, Fl 1995 - 1994 Wentworth Galleries Freites Revilla Galleries, Boca Raton, Fl 1996 Wentworth Galleries Richard Danskin, Worth Ave., Fl, Los Angeles Freites Revilla Galleries, Boca Raton, Fl Miami Convention Center Artist Exhibition 1997 Richard Danskin, Worth Ave., Fl. Los Angeles Wentwoth Galleries Collectors Corner in the Philharmonic, Naples, Fl 1998- 2004 Cesarea Gallery, Boca Raton, Fl 2004- present Onessimo Fine Art, Palm Beach Gardens, Fl S2Art, Las Vegas , Nevada, Chicago, Il Notable international art collectors have also added Sonia’s Work to their collections such as Princess Alia of Jordan.