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Hipólito Torres López.


Address: 800 Greenwood ave, Apt 1H Brooklyn, NY 11218


Tel: 347-703-6185

Education info



 Art Student League of NYC


Painting Instructors: Ron Sherr, Harvey Dinnerstein, Mary Beth McKenzie


Pastel Instructors: Ephraim Rubenstein, Harvey Dinnerstein, Ellen Eagle 


Drawing and Anatomy Instructors: Ephraim Rubenstein, Dan Thompson,

Costa Vavagiakis





Graduate courses: TESOL (Teaching English as a Second Language)



 Brooklyn College 


Graduate Courses in Spanish and Latin American Literature



 University of Puerto Rico (Mayaguez campus)


BA degree: Education - Cum Laude

major: TESOL - English and American Literature 



 High School of Art and Design NYC


Illustration and Advertizing



Fully Fluent in: 


English and Spanish 


Knowledge of: 


Italian and Portuguese 

Work experience




New York City Department of Education 


1. E R Murrow High School 

   Teacher of: ESL, Spanish, and Art 


2. High School of Art and Design 

   Sub Teacher of Art 


3. Midwood High School

   Teacher of: Art, Photography, ESL 


4. Dep. of Education, Puerto Rico

   Teacher of: ESL & Art 



 US Navy.


AN {Air Man) - Line Plane Captain 

in Air Craft Carriers: 

USS America and USS Forestal















2005 - Art Students League.  

Award winner of the Gonzalez/Edwards .

Travel Scholarship Award for Painting.















2005 - Commision.  

By Brooklyn's Borogh President,  Marty Markowitz.

Commissioned to paint the first female judge of the Supreme Court of the

State of New York in Brooklyn: Judge Beatrice Judge.

The portrait is part of the permanent collection of the

Brooklyn Borough Hall Ceremonial Court Room.









Waking Nude
Waking Nude

Oil on Linen 50 x 29

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The Honorable Beatrice Judge
The Honorable Beatrice Judge

Oil on Linen 30 x 20

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2013 - Gensler Gallery .  

Rockeffeler Center NYC 

Group Portrait Exhibition.










Portrait of a Tibetan
Portrait of a Tibetan

Pastel on Sanded Paper 28 20

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2012 - Mason Gallery .  

Art Students League

Group Show 30/30 Exhibition.










Late Morning
Late Morning

Oil on Canvas 22 x 28

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2011 - Office of Manhattan Borough President .  
Summer Theme Paintings.










A Summer Lake Reflection
A Summer Lake Reflection

Pastel on Saber Tooth Paper 11x115

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2004 - Jadite Gallery .
Solo Show
New York City 48th street and 10th ave.












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