Luis Gordillo

LUIS GORDILLO

1934 Sevilla – lives in Madrid
Studied at the Escuela Superior de Bellas Artes, Sevilla. Winner of National Prize of Plastic Arts, 1981, Aragon-Goya Prize in Painting, 2003, Gold Medal from Círculo de Bellas Artes de Madrid, 2004, Velazquez Prize of Plastic Arts, 2007. Participated at "Nuevas Abstracciones", Palacio de Velázquez, Madrid, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, 1996, "Spanish Art at the End of the Century", Museum Würth, 1999, "Dibujos germinales", Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Sprengel Museum, Hannover 2000, "Andalucía y la Modernidad - Del Equipo 57 a la Generación de los 70", Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Sevilla 2002, "The Schizoes of Madrid. The Madrid Figuration of the 1970s", Reina Sofía, Madrid 2009, "Volume!", Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, 2011. Exhibited at Marlborough Gallery, New York 1992 and Madrid 1993, Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno, 1993, Meadows Museum, Dallas 1994, Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, 1999, Museum Folkwang, Essen 2000.

Recommended literature: F. Calvo Serraller, "Hacer y deshacer de Luis Gordillo", Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, 1981, F. Calvo Serraller, "Dibujos de Luis Gordillo: la memoria como collage", Madrid 1982, Catalogue of the Retrospective Exhibition, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid 2007, Kunst Museum, Bonn 2008.

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