On May 5th, the Temporary Exhibitions Hall in the Pedro Cano Foundation was opened for the collections exhibition for the University of Murcia 16th Annual Painting Awards. At the ceremony were representatives of the University and the painter, Pedro Cano.
On April 7th, the opening of the collective exhibition was inaugurated with In a Quiet Moment of Silence. Paisatges with pieces from the Citerior Arts Collection.
On October 8 the University of Murcia exhibition for the 16th Prize for Painting was inaugurated. I participated in this exhibition and was awarded first prize for the Tuojiang River I (Fenghuang) canvas.
The canvas Cyclic Force I participated in the section Recently Painted, of the digital magazine, Conservation of Contemporary Art. The editor for this section, Javier Badenes Martín, highlights recent works that have not yet left the artist’s workshop as well as those not yet released for public viewing.
Last September 16, in the courtyard of the Nazarí capital in the Albayzin in Granada, a new edition of the LiveSpeaking project took place. I participated in the event with the presentation of The medium: a link between the trip and painting
Within the framework of the travelling exhibition organized by the Provincial Cultural Foundation (FPC) Delegation of Cadiz , opens —in the Rivadavia Gallery— the exhibit Reflection and Medium: China. It begins with my travels to China. The display includes photographs, sketches and letters which record the work process. It is a multifaceted project designed from painting.
In Issue Number 53 of RVDV Magazine, printed by Provincial Culture Foundation (FPC) Delegation of Cádiz, an interview was published about my stay in China and my on-going painting project as a result that trip.
On February 3, an exhibit was inaugurated at the School of Fine Arts at Universidad Complutense in Madrid. The exhibit is about travel workbooks from artists who reflect upon the natural environment as an intrinsic aspect of their creative process.
On December 18 the Honorable Mrs. Rosa Romero Sanchez, Mayor of Ciudad Real, and Mr. D. Pedro Lozano Crespo, Councillor for Culture of the Municipality of Ciudad Real, presided over the 21st Annual López–Villaseñor Prize for Plastic Arts awards ceremony, and the inauguration of the group exhibition of awarded and selected works in the Museum López–Villaseñor.
The Cultural Attaché of the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Spain, Mr. Jinsang Jang, presided over the inauguration of the exhibition Hybrid: The connected world; Le mondé connecté at the Korean Cultural Center in Madrid in collaboration with the Association of Young Koreans in France.
Francisco Blanco, member of the Patrons of the Venancio Blanco Foundation, met a group of young painters, sculptors and photographers to celebrate the master´s 90th birthday. Venancio received them in his workshop and they talked about drawing, sculpture, music and dance, and of the fundamental aspects in the life of an artist.
The Modus Operandi Gallery of Madrid opens an exhibition with five artists honoring the painter, Menchu Gal. Through their projects, they pay tribute to her by interpreting her most frequent themes; interiors, still life, gardens and the mist of the Bidasoa River. The participants were Isabel Carralero, Lourdes Castro Cerón, Elena Guerrero, Dora Piñón and Lorena Serrano.