Larry Carumba Profile

LARRY CARUMBA

 

Larry Carumba

Larry Carumba, International Visual Artist Bagong Bayani For Culture and the Arts for the year 2014.

He was born in Victorias City, Negros Occidental, Philippines and studied at University of La Salle, he finished Business Management.

Saudi Arabia has been his second home for twenty-four years.

As self-taught visual artist, his works are mostly nature because it connects his life and interest and also serves as tribute and respect to the importance and value of nature in our daily lives. He had no formal education in visual arts. He depends only from his God’s given talent which he enhanced for over 15 years of experimenting his own particular style.

 

Major accomplishments

  • We Art – 2016 – Guest of Honor – Art Demonstrator and Exhibitor – Prince Sultan Garden, Al Turki Tower, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Most Outstanding Alumni 2015 Exceptional Achievement in the Field of Arts – Don Bosco Technical Institute, Victorias City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
  • ARTlead Outstanding Artist 2015 – Elevating Philippine Art to World Class
  • MATHAQ 2015 – Art and Food Exhibit – Exhibitor – Prince Sultan Garden, Al Turki Tower, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Best in Show – 2015 Behance Portfolio Review #7- Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Malihaw Award 2015 – Regional Recognition for exemplary contribution to the arts and culture of Victorias City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
  • NCCA Recognition 2015 – National Commission for Culture and the Arts Exceptional Accomplishments in the field of Visual Art
  • National Award- 2014 Bagong Bayani for Culture and the Arts
  • MATHAQ 2014 – Art and Food Exhibit – Exhibitor – Prince Sultan Garden, Al Turki Tower, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Best in Show Artist Sara Village – British Aerospace Art Exhibition Aziziyah, Half Moon – March 3-5, 2013 Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Honorary Guest 4th International Art Exhibition of Real Colors – Al Baylasan Art Center King Abdulaziz Science and Technology Research Center December 10-17, 2012 Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Grand Prize Winner and 2nd Prize Painting Competition and Exhibition 114th Philippine Independence Day celebration, 12th of June 2012, Al Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Finalist – Art Tales Time Square – Artists Wanted art competition New York, USA, June 2012
  • Best Painting – Third International Exhibition – Real Colors 3 Albaylasan For Fine Arts – Holiday Inn, Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, October 2011
  • Emirates Airways, Dubai, UAE – Painting was chosen to be the official advertising material for 2012 global marketing campaign.
  • 1st Solo Painting Exhibit entitled “OBRA”– Arab Heritage Gallery. December 2010
  • Top 7 – Filipino Got Talent competition – 2013, Al Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Chairman – Arts Committee – 115th Philippine Independence Day celebration, 12th of June 2013, Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Chairman – Arts Committee – 114th Philippine Independence Day celebration, 12th of June 2012, Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Top 10 Most Outstanding and Famous Artist in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines.
  • 2002 2nd Prize On-the-Spot painting competition, Philippine Embassy in Riyadh
  • 2003 Champion On-the-Spot painting competition, Philippine Embassy in Riyadh
  • Top 10 Filipino Artist in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Exhibitions
  • Behance Portfolio Review – Presenter and Exhibitor – 2015, Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • King Abdulaziz Science and Technology Center – November 2014
  • Coral International Hotel – Philippine Independence Day – Saudi Arabia – June 2014
  • Philippine International School – Al-Khobar – Philippine Independence Day – Saudi Arabia – June 2013
  • British Aerospace – Sara Village – Aziziyah – Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia – March 2013
  • Scitech in cooperation with Real Colors 4th International Art Exhibit – Saudi Arabia – December 2012
  • Philippine Independence Day – Saudi Arabia – June 2012
  • Real Colors 3rd International Art Exhibit – Saudi Arabia – October 2011
  • Philosophy – Fahad Subaie Penthouse Gallery, August 2011
  • Painting Exhibit of known Artists – Luxury Home,Al- Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – August 2011
  • Saudi Aramco Painting exhibit, June 2011
  • Saad Specialist Hospital painting exhibit –June 2011
  • Saudi Artists Painting Exhibit – Science and Technology Center, Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – January 2011
  • First Solo Exhibit 2010 – Arab Heritage Gallery, Al-Khobar Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • 2nd International Real Colors Art Exhibit – Holiday Inn, Al-Khobar – October 2010

 

Excerpt from critics

 

“His talent is purely a God’s gift. It contributes in understating the rarity of knowledge, the purpose of beauty for its creations. Reminiscent it is, Its ingenuity in every piece of arts. for us to learn a virtue of living this world. In the school of fishes, though swam into difference directions, the butterflies and the flock of birds that flaps towards a significant manner, the roses blooms and in colors, vary. In capturing this natures’ beauty imparts a hidden message. Our individual differences makes us uniquely important subject, may it be in the every piece within his arts.” – Joseph Mandia, Germany

“Masterworks exemplifying the genius of the next generation of Filipino artists with extraordinary intellect and exceptional visualization.” – Jaime Torres, Digital Painter

“Truly magnificent!”- Rex Beo, Painter/art restorer of the masters/art Authenticator

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