Manolo Valdés

(Spanish, b. 1942)

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Manolo Valdés

Donna d'Italia I, 2004

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Manolo Valdés

El Cubismo como pretexto I, 2003

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Manolo Valdés

El Cubismo como pretexto VII, 2003

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Manolo Valdés

Reina Mariana I, 1985

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Manolo Valdés

Rembrandt I, 1987

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Manolo Valdés

Untitled, 2009



Born in Valencia, Spain, on March 8th.
Entered Escuela Superior de Bellas Artes de San Carlos, Valencia.
Formed the group Equipo Crónica with Rafael Solbes. Their association continued until the death of Solbes in 1981.
1965 - 1981
Besides the shows he was involved in as a member of Equipo Crónica, Manolo Valdés participated in over sixty solo exhibitions and numerous group exhibitions.
Recipient, Prize Biella, Milan, Italy
Recipient, Silver medal, Il International Biennal of Grabados, Tokyo, Japan
Recipient, Prize from the Bridgestone Museum of Art, Lisbon, Portugal
Recipient, Prize from the Nacional de Bellas Artes, Spain
Recipient, National Medal for Painting, Fine Arts, Spain
Recipient, Medal for the Biennal, International Festival of the Plastic Arts, Baghdad, Iraq


Manolo Valdes, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY, Winter, 2008 (forthcoming) (solo)
Manolo Valdés: Las Meninas, St. Petersburg, Russia, Spring 2008 (forthcoming) (solo)
Manolo Valdés in Beijing, Beijing, China, Fall 2008 (forthcoming) (solo)
2007 - 2008
Manolo Valdes, Galerie Maeght, Paris, France, November 15, 2007 – January 12, 2008 (solo)
Manolo Valdés. Oeuvre sur papier. Galerie Maeght, Paris, France (solo)
Summer Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY
Salon de L’Estampe, Galerie Maeght, Grand Palais, Paris, France
Art Cologne, Beck & Eggeling, Dusseldorf, Germany
Akili Museum of Art, Yakarta, Indonesia.
La palabra imaginada, Museo Esteban Vicente, Segovia, Spain