Timeline

1937
born in Madrid
1957
military service
1958
Emigrated to Paris due to the Franco regime
1982
Retrospective “Eduardo Arroyo, 1962-1982, 20 anos de pintura” at the Salas Ruiz Picasso, Madrid
1983
granted the 'Grand Prix National de la Peinture' in Spain
Representative of 'Nouvelle Figuration' and 'Figuration Narrative'.
Works as stage designer; mainly cooperating with Klaus Michael Grüber.

Exhibitions

2008
Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno, Valencia
2003
Luwig Museum, Budapest
2002
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
1998
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofiá
1996
Museo de Belles Artes, Bilbao
1995
Venice Biennial
1994
Neuerwerbungen und alte Schätze, Galerie Eva Poll, Berlin
1993
Zeichnungen und so weiter, Galerie Eva Poll, Berlin
1991
Galerie Art Aurora, Zurich
1987
Eduardo Arroyo - Theater, Boxen, Figuration, Museum für Kunst- und Kulturgeschichte, Dortmund (solo)
1984
Guggenheim Museum, New York
1984
Museo Espanol de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid
1982
Retrospective “Eduardo Arroyo, 1962-1982, 20 anos de pintura” at the Salas Ruiz Picasso, Madrid
1982
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
1980
Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich (solo)
1977
Documenta 6, Kassel
1977
Galerie Maeght, Barcelona
1976
Biennale, Venice
1975
Europäische Maler der siebziger Jahre, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
1969
Winston Churchill Peintre, Bruxelles (solo)
1967
Miró refait ou les melheurs de la coexistence, Galerie Il Fante de Spade, Rome (solo)
1963
Galerie Biosca, Madrid (solo)
1963
Participated at Biennale, Paris
1961
Galerie Claude Lévin, Paris (solo)
1960
Salon de la Jeune Peinture, Museum of Modern Art, Paris

Literature

Recommended literature: F. Calvo Serraller, “Eduardo Arroyo”, Madrid 1991, Exhibition Catalogue “Eduardo Arroyo”, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid 2002.