Product no.: Pazos 2
Size : 56x 76 cms. - 21,80 x 29,60 inches
Edition: H.C. 9/15
Signed and numbered
Born in Barcelona in 1949.
Artist experimental . He studied architecture and design at the Eina School of Barcelona. During the 70s of last century joins Catalan conceptual movement , focussing on research on the artist's body , performing installations and performances .
His first solo exhibition takes place at the Ateneo de Barcelona in 1970 , and during that decade involved in groups such as the Mostra d' Art Jove Mostra Granollers or International Postal Tramesa Barcelona.
In 1977 he presented his work in New York and in 1978 at the Centre G. Pompidou in Paris.
He has exhibited in numerous galleries Spanish , as the hundred , the metronom , the Centre d' Art Santa Monica and the Caixa de Pensions , Barcelona ; Buades galleries , Gamarra Garrigues , Masha Prieto and Joan of Aizpuru , Madrid , and the Samper and Caixa de Pensions de Valencia .
Outside of Spain has been welcomed by the Fachetti Gallery in New York , the CDRC of Nantes , Contemporary Art Center La Rocca d' Umbertide in Italy , the Sao Paulo Biennial and the Centre Albert Borschette Brussels .
In October 2004 Benlliure awarded the City of Madrid, in the form sculpture, by exposure Chispazos made in the year 2003 in the gallery Amparo Gámir .
In 2004 he received the National Prize of Plastic Arts :
Works in COLLECTIONS
Fundación La Caixa . - Centre d'Art Santa Monica, Barcelona . - Museum of Contemporary Art, Barcelona. - Museum of Fine Arts in Álava . - Museum of Teruel. - Fundación Antonio Pérez de Cuenca. - Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid.