Ferrer, was born in the Chilean capital of Santiago and studied
there at the School of Fine Arts (Escuela de Bellas Artes),
where he developed thanks to Augusto Barcia, Adolfo Couve,
Luis Lobos, Rodolfo Opazo and his contemporary friends like,
Matias Pinto D’Aguiar, Jorge Tacla and many others of
that wonderful generation.
Upon completion of his studies, he painted and showed his
work locally while longing to travel and explore beyond his
Since 1982 he has made the United States his new center of
operation where he has resided while painting and exhibited
his work in the U.S.A., Canada, Italy. Japan and at his home
In 1987 he began a sabbatical in Italy, where he traveled
throughout the country and painted. Here he experienced for
the first time the ties that people have to their pictorial
Ferrer’s works are included in the collections of The
Housatonic Museum of Art in Bridgeport Conn., as well as in
The Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury, Conn. The State of Connecticut
commissioned Ferrer to create a mural for the Windham Regional
Vocational-Technical School in the city of Willimantic.
He currently lives in Miami, Fla. where he creates, teaches
and serves as an art consultant for the private sector. He
is involved in the development of diverse projects including
sculpture/music media events which range from sculpture to
painting and mixed media.