b. Habana. Cuba 1945
Master in Science St Thomas University, 1976
Bachelor of Art St Thomas University ,1974
A A in Arts Miami Dade Comunity College,1969
Also art training, : Art Student League of NewYork,
Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University
Art teacher certified 1978 in the State of Florida to the present.
Cintas Foundation Fellowship, Institute for International Education New York, N. Y.
Honorable Mention St Bernardino County Art Museum St Beranrdino Ca.
Florida Atlantic University Fine Art Department Award.
Honorable Mention IX Aquamedia Competition . Wichita Kansas.
MOST RECENT INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITS:
"Dreams. Drama. Desire" Kent Gallery, Key West , Florida, January 2003/ "Con-fabulaciones" (drawings)Galeria Espacio Abierto, Habana, Cuba, October 2001/ "Aguardando que escapen los demonios".Convento St Francisco de Asis, Habana, Cuba,April 2001/ "Memorias del XX" Modern Art Museum, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic, Febreaury,2000/ "An studio in Black and White" The artist studio at Bird Road, works on paper , Miami, Florida December,1998/ "Suenos de la razon pictorica". Modern Art Museum of Dominican Republic Santo Domingo Dominican Republic, March 1997/ "Recent works of Dopico-Lerner"Hotel V Centenario, Santo Domingo , Dominican Republic,Oct 1997/ "Espacios de Tiempo" Hotel V Centenario III Bienal del Caribe, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, October 1996/ "Artificios y Caos", Vanidades Gallery, Editorial America, Miami, Florida, Mayo 1996. / "Papelmania", works on paper, Hetzer Studios and Gallery, Miami Design District, Miami Florida, November 1995. / "The Image and the Space" Watercolors by Vicente Dopico-Lerner. RSVP Gallery, Miami Design District, Miami, Florida, January 1995 / "Visions" oils by Dopico-Lerner. Viva Gallery, New York, N.Y. October 1995 / "Entre cuerpos y espacios" Arawak gallery, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic, September 1994. / "Casas Deshabitadas" "La Galeria" gallery, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic, Nov 1990.
MOST RECENT COLLECTIVE EXHIBITS
"Art Miami 2003"International Galleries, Mc Fine Art.Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach Florida
January 6-9, 2003/ "Fraternite Caraibeenne" Musee du Pantheon National D'Haiti, December 2002/
"Pura Esencia",Galeria Amanda, Santo domingo Republica Dominicana,Septiembre 2002/
"Bestiario". Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo Republica Dominicana, August,2001/
"ArtMiami 2001" International Galleries, Mc fine Art.Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, Florida January 6-11 2001/ "II Bienal Exhibit of Contemporary Latin American Art" Cornell Museum of Art , Del Ray Beach, Florida. September and October, 2002/ "Mitos en el Caribe" Galeria Hayde Santamaria, Casa de las Americas, Habana. Cuba August 2000 / "Contemporary Latin American Art Exhibition" ,The Harriest and George D. Cornell, Museum of Art and History, Delray Beach ,Florida, May 2000 / "Contemporary Cuban Art Exhibit" by Jewish - Cuban artist Hartell Gallery, Sibley Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y. February 2000 / International Art Expo 2000" Coconut Grove, Florida January 2000. / "Iberoamericana International V" , The Wirtz Gallery, South Miami, Florida, October 1999 / "Pintores Latinoamericanos de Hoy" 4to Congreso Latinamericano de Humanidades. Museo de las Americas, San Juan, Puerto Rico, August 1999 / "Artistas del Caribe Hispano" Cuba y Santo Domingo, InnerTropical Center for the Arts, Coral Gables Florida, Abril 1999 / "Cuban Jewish Art Today", Mizel Museum of Judaica and the Museo de las Americas, Denver Colorado, February 1999 / "Arte Objeto" Fundacion de Arte Noveau, Santo Domingo , Dominican Republic, June 1998 /"V Salon de Dibujo Arawak". Museum of Modern Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, January 1998 / "Arte Caribe" Hotel V Centenario, Santo Domingo , Dominican Republic, February 1999. / "Colectiva de Arte Latinoamericano", Fundacion Manuel del Cabral, Santo Domingo , Dominican Republic. February 1997 / "Ceramics and Sculptures" 6 Latinamerican artist. 95 South Gallery, New York, N.Y. October 1997 / "Artist from Bird Road" Consulado de Mexico, Miami, Florida July 1997. /"Papermania". Works on paper by Jorge Arango and Vicente Dopico, Caminero-Dopico Art Studio, August 1997. / "Latin American Art of the 90's, St John University Gallery, St John University, Jamaica, N.Y. October 1996 / "100 Drawings from 100 Latinamericans" Instituto de Cultura Puertorriquena, San Juan Puerto Rico, March 1996 / "Hispanic Expressions" National Association of Hispanic Publications 1996 National Convention; Washington, D.C. January 1996 / Contemporary Latin American Art" Broward Comunity College Art Gallery; Pembroke Pines Florida, November 1995. / "IV Salon de Dibujo" Museum of Modern Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, October 1995 / "The New Vision"; Merril Linch Campus Art Gallery, Merill Lynch, New Jersey. May 1995./ "Latin American Artist Exhibit" Santa Fe International Academy of the Arts and Leibniz Institute of Art and Sciences; Santa Fe , New Mexico, February 1995. / "X Annual Juried Art Festival" St Beranrdino County Art Museum, San Bernardino, California 1992 / "10th Cintas Retrospective, Metro Dade Cultural Center, Miami, Florida 1989 / "Aquamedia National Art Exhibit",Wichita, Kansas 1988 / " Cuban Art in Diaspora", Intar Gallery and Theater, New York, N.Y 1985./ "Reencuentro Cubano", Museo de Arte y Cultura, Miami, Florida 1983.
Worked together with poet and professor Emilio Bejel. (University of Colorado) on the book "Casas Deshabitadas" Editorial Corripio 1989. (Drawings and cover)/ Also with poet Maricel Mayor in her book "Rostro Cercano",an anthology of poems (Cover and ink illustrations with drawings)Hispamerica Editions Gaithesburg, Maryland 1985./ For the Institute for Cuban Studies: "Razon y Pasion" (Cover) Editorial Universal, Miami, Florida. 1996.
Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic/ Casa de las Americas, Habana, Cuba/ Mizel Museum of Judaica, Denver, Colorado/ Museo de las Americas, Denver, Colorado/ Institute for International Studies, United Nations, New York, N.Y/ Institute of Cuban Studies, Miami, Florida./ The Harriet & George D.Cornell, Museum of Art and History, Delray Beach, Florida./ Institute of Art and Sciences, Santa Fe, New Mexico./ Fundacion Cabral; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
PERIODICALS AND PUBLICATIONS:
"VICENTE DOPICO-LERNER: un pintor que ha encontrado su camino";.by Carlos M. Luis, Miami Herald May 7, 2000. Miami, Florida
"VIEJOS CUARTELES DE INVIERNO" by Norberto Fuentes, "Hoy" newspaper, New York, N.Y. March 30,1999,
" DOS CAMINOS Y UNA MISMA FORTUNA" by Amable Lopez Melendez,Periodico Hoy Cultural Mag
March 5 2000. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
"VICENTE DOPICO-LERNER, EL ARTISTA DE LA ECLOSION VISIBLE'', Virginia Gori,"La Tarde" newspaper, February 26, 2000.
"VICENTE DOPICO-LERNER, Y LAS SUTILEZAS DEL ARTE" ; by Candido Geron "Analisis"March 1999, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic.
"DOPICO LERNER. From the subversive force of the body". Essay by Ivonne Muniz "Arte Al Dia"
March 1999. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
"INNERVISIONS".Curator uncovers vibrant paintings in Havana for eshibit of Jewish Cuban art; by M.Hayden, "Daily Camera" December 16,1998.
"VICENTE DOPICO LERNER y el vicio de destapar suenos" . Interview by Ivonne Muniz "Arte America". January-April 1998
"METAFORA DEL COLOR EN LA OBRA DE DOPICO LERNER' by Candido Geron "Analisis" magazine July 1997, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic.
"DOS PINCELES DE LA PLAYA" by Sarah Moreno "El Nuevo Herald" June 22,1997. Miami, Florida
"EL ARTIFICE" by Carlos M Luis, "Arte al Dia" May 1996 No 60 , Buenos Aires Argentina.
"DE CEREMONIA AL LENGUAJE DEL ESPACIO/CUERPO'" by Alberto Mesa, Exito magazine, February 22 1996.
Samples of his work:
"Desnudo" Oil on Canvas
"El Misterio de la Mirada" Oil on Canvas
"El Misterio de la Mirada" Watercolor