Hugo González Ayala
Born in Guatemala City in July 1954.
Art Studies: 1975-1980 National School of Arts in Guatemala City. 1984-1989 Students Art League in New York City. He has shown individually in more than 20 occasions dealing with themes such as, Life and Nature, Paintings of the Costa Grande, Themes of the City Spirit of the Landscape and Zarabanda. He has taken part in numerous group shows at The University of San Carlos, Museo Ixchel, Museo de Arte Moderno, Juannio Auction and The Rotary Club in Guatemala City. Internationally he has represented Guatemala in the Festival of Arts in Cagnes Sur Mer, France; San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico; the Rodal Gallery in Guadalajara Mexico; Dronninglud Kunts Center in Denmark; The Tourism Fair in Madrid Spain; Atlanta Georgia and Galería OEA in Washington. His awards include several prizes at the National Hall of Watercolors, First and Only Prize at the Arturo Martinez contest in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala; at The Contest of the Century at Cervecería Centroamericana and the Golden Glyph at the Bi-annual Festival of Arts Paiz.