Angela Saavedra is a Colombian/Suiss artist and instructor currently living in Lutry, Switzerland. She has a degree in advertising and visual communication and has a Yoga Alliance International certification. She has held many Art and Yoga courses within Switzerland, Hungary and Spain.
Angela is a Certified Yoga Alliance Instructor with formation in Ayurveda, Hatha yoga and Ashtanga Vinyasa principles by Bindusar School of Yoga, Rishikesh, India. Other professional courses and certifications by Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center and Forest Yoga. Angela loves inspiring and challenging her students to become more aware about their own minds and bodies. Her goal is to promote self healing by positive thinking, regular yoga practice, conscious diet and breathing techniques.
She has worked as a personal guide and has held many group classes in private international companies providing instruction in Ashtanga Vinyasa, Hatha Yoga, Yin Yoga, Spine Yoga and Yoga for Stress management.
She has held many exhibitions in plastic arts, Land Art projects and participated in live painting museum demonstrations. She has also been involved in various art therapy workshops as well as directed many visual art courses. In 2005 she received the first place award in the Land Art Exhibition and International Contest at "Fortezza Da Basso" in Florence, Italy with her project “Tra Terra e Cielo.” Many of her paintings and sculptures are in private collections in Italy, England, Sweden, Brazil, Russia, Germany, Switzerland, Finland, France, Dubai, Malaysia, Argentina, Mexico, Colombia and the United States.
Main Exhibitions: 2014 / Galerie de Grancy / Lausanne (Switzerland) / 2014/ Place Suisse des Arts/ Lausanne (Switzerland) / 2013 / MAG Contemporary Art Gallery / Montreux (Switzerland) /2013 / Galerie La Grange / Jouxtens-Mezery (Switzerland) /2012 / Montreux Art Gallery / Montreux (Switzerland) /2012 / Jay Kay art Gallery / Carrouge (Switzerland) /2012 / Grand Marche d’art Contemporaine GMAC / Paris (France) /2011 / Association des Peintres & Sculpteurs de la cote College de Grand Champ Gland (Switzerland) /2010 / Clinique La Prarie / Clarens (Switzerland) /2011/ Galerie Le Lavoir / Carrieres sur Seine (France) /2010 / Association des Peintres & Sculpteurs de la cote College de Grand Champ Gland (Switzerland) /2010 / Painting / Chateau D’Aubonne (Switzerland) /2010 / painting / Galerie Du Desert Lausanne (Switzerland) /2010 / painting / Galerie Du Pressoir Ecublens (Switzerland) /2005 / Land Art Exhibition and International Contest Fortezza Da Basso / Florence (Italy) /2005 / Painting-Sculpture / Gallerie N’Daje/Morges (Switzerland) /2004 / Painting-Live Sculpture/Museo della Rosa Antica/Serramazzoni (Italy) 2004 / Sculpture / Centro Civico San Vitale / Bologna (Italy) 2003 / Painting-Sculpture / Casinalbo / Modena (Italy) /2001 / Upcoming: 11-19 July 2015 / Modern Art Fair Austria / Neuberg (Austria) / 14-30 August / Art Austria Biennale - MAMAG Modern Art Museum / Hubertendorf (Austria) / 4-20 September / International Fine Art Masters / PAKS Gallery / Hubertendorf (Austria) / 29 August - 20 September / Galerie de L'Essor / Vallee de Joux (Switzerland)