Jorge de Oteiza (Spanish, 2003)

Timeline

1921
Study with Nicanor Zabaleta and Juan Cubanas, Navarre, Spain
1929
Study with Dimitry Scaliapini, Madrid, Spain
1929
He Registered in the Arts & Crafts College, Madrid
1931–1933
First Prize in Comptetion of New Young Artist, Guipuzkoa, San Sebastián
1941
Lecturer in National College of Ceramics, Buenos Aires, Argentine
1942–1948
Researcher for arts and teacher of Ceramics, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Argentine
1949
First Prize in National Competition To Felipe IV, Spain
1951
Honor Roll in the Triennial of Milan, Italy
1951
Diploma of Honor in the IX Triennial of Milan, Italy
1954
His sculptures for the Basilica of Aranzazu were forbidden, finally produced in 1969
1957
Won 1st Prize in the International Prix in Sculpture, 2nd prize awarded to Morandi and 3rd prize awarded to Ben Nicholson, IV Biennal of Sao Paulo, Brazil
1957
IV Biennial São Paulo. Won International Sculpture Prize. Morandi & Ben Nicholson were awarded the following two prizes
1957
Participate in the Foundation of Equipo 57-Spain
1959–1965
Carry on Political, Social and Cultural work through Poetry and Anthropological Studies
1965
Lecture in honor of Eduardo Chillida, Donostia, Spain
1976
Participate in Biennial of Venecia, Venice, Italy
1985
Gold medal for Fine Arts, Department of Culture, Spain
1985
Awarded the Euskadi Prize
1996
Received the Pevsner Prize in Recognition of His Work.
1998
Circle medal of Fine Arts of Madrid, Spain
1998
Universal Basque Prize, Donostia, Spain
2000
University of the Basque Country organized lectures about him, Donostia, Spain

Exhibitions

1990–2002
Multiple prizes and Exhibitions (Solo)
1995
Exhibition with Chillida, Santelmo Museum, San Sebastián, Spain (Group)
1990
Julio Gonzales, Picasso, Chillida, Goroillo & Oteiza exhibition in the Modern Art Museum of Troyes, France (Group)
1990
The National Art Centre Museum of Queen Sofia, Madrid, Adquires, works by Oteiza (Group)
1987
San Telmo Museum, San Sebastián, Spain (Group)
1987
Five Centuries of Spanish Art, Department of culture, Spain (Solo)
1986
Municipal Savings Bank, San Sebastian, Spain (Solo)
1974
Txantxangorri Gallery, Fuenterrabia, Spain (Solo)
1970
First Prize Competition Plaza Colon, Madrid, Spain (Solo)
1967
Palazuelo Millares, Madrid, Spain (Solo)
1967
'With Chillida/Palazuelo/Millares/Hisa, Madrid', Spain (Group)
1966
Barandiaran Gallery, San Sebastián, Spain (Group)
1966
Museum of Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain (Group)
1966
Museum of Vitoria, Vitoria, Spain (Group)
1960
Neblí Gallery, Madrid, Spain (Group)
1960
'Illescas' Bilbao, Spain (Group)
1959
Blanco Y Negro with Chillida/Tapies, Darro Gallery, Madrid (Solo)
1958
Gress Gallery, Washington D.C., United States (Solo)
1955
Abstrac Art, Fernando Fe Gallery, Madrid, Spain (Solo)
1953
Exhibition of Fantastic Art, Clan Gallery, Madrid (Solo)
1953
Exposicion Arte Fantastico, Clan Gallery, Madrid, Spain (Group)
1952
Collective Exhibition, Xagra Gallery, Madrid, Spain (Group)
1952
Monument to the unknown Politic prisioner, London, UK (Solo)
1950
Four Abstract sculptors (with Serra), Layetanas Galleries, Barcelone, Spain (Solo)
1949
Five Basque plastic Artists, Studio Gallery, Bilbao, Spain (Solo)
1949
Salon de los once (with Miro) , Biosca Gallery, Madrid, Spain (Solo)
1935
Joint Exhibit 'Witcomb Hall' Buenos Aires, Argentina (Group)
1935
Fine Art Alabemy of the University of Santiago de Chile, Chile (Solo)
1934
'In the Kuesaal', San Sebastián, Spain (Group)
1934
Sculptures, San Sebastian, Spain (Solo)

Literature

1990
God Exists in the Nordwest, Spain
1988
Publication: Jorge Oteiza Proposito Experimental, Laixa Fundation
1986
Publication Catalogue: Oteiza, Aesthete & Basque Mythologizes
1968
Aesthetic of the Egg, Spain
1963
Aesthetic of the Basque Soul, Spain
1957
Foundation of Equipo 57
1957
Proposito Experimental, Biennal Sao Paulo, Brazil
1951
Contemporary Sculpture, Madrid, Spain
1948
Inform about my Sculpture, Buenos Aires, Argentine
1944
New art in Post war, Popayan, Colombia