London, london, United Kingdom
About Francisco Ortega
Spanish Artist currently based in London,graduated in Fine Arts by the University of Seville.Member and co-founder of the collective Action & Power.
1997 classic drawing with Jose Luis Pajuelo, Seville
2002 Graduated in Fine Arts University of Seville
Private View 20th Novemember: 6pm
On the 20th Of November we will be holding a Private View at 28 Whitechapel Rd, which is to include a collection of artists work covering a mix of styles and practices. Spanning over three floors the work has been selected by Hayes Burke and Blair Zaye.
Containing new sculpture works from artists Chiho Lawase and site specific art work by Patrick Mifsud are some of the artists confirmed.
With a small room focusing on street artist's and illustrator's 2d work and a street art in the basement gallery painted floor to ceiling and wall to wall by 17 of some of London's most accomplished and prolific street artist's working at the moment.
Spain Now 2014. Spanish artists open their studios to the public Novemeber 8th and 9th from 6pm
Burning Bright,Currently showing with Saatchi online Gallery artists at Hyatt Regency,London
Selected Group Exhibitions:
2014 Projekt ,curated by Hayes Burke and Blair Zaye.
28 Whitechapel Rd space.London
2014 Tell me again, The Invisible Line Gallery, London
2013 Art licks Festival, Action and Power, Supa-moderns, Mother Project Space, London
2013 Burning Bright, emerging artists from Saatchi online at The Hyatt Regency, London.
2010 Emerging issues, Wildes Green Library London
2009 Exhibiting with Van Gogh at the New Art Gallery, Walsall, West Midlands
2009 Menier Gallery (11 untitled), London
2009 Finalist Top 100, Jealous Gallery, London
2009 Summer Salon, Islington Arts Factory, London
2008 Autumn Salon, Islington Arts Factory, London
2002 Museum of History Ciudad De Carmona, Seville
Awarded with an honourable mention
2012 Action and Power, Ecce Homo, Mother Project space, London
2012 Action and power, Art Extravaganza, Arbeit Gallery, London
2102 Ground floor left Gallery, figuratively speaking, London
2011 Hackney Wicked Festival, London
2011 Equilibrium, Under the Dust studios, London
2009 Lloyd’s Gill Gallery, Weston Super mare
2006 Galleria Guadalquivir, Seville
2002 Fine Art University, Seville
2001 Foundation Verbum, Seville
2000 Festival Audiovisual Zemos’98, Seville
2013 The logic of contradiction, Bernie Grant Art Center, London
2013 The Logic of contradiction ,Edwards Lane Gallery , London
2005 Raw Canvas, Abney Public Hall, London
2003 The Magic House, 142 Projects, London
2003 Visual Poems, Casa de la Cultura de Mairena del Alcor, Seville.
Works held in private collections in France, Greece, Italy, United Kingdom, United States, Slovenia, Mexico and Spain.
2013 Issue 37 Behold the man Hackney Citizen
2013Issue 72, Joaquin Vicente “the logic of contradiction” El Iberico,
2012 Issue 47 Aesthetica Magazines
2011 Issue 15, Stefanie Hope “in the abstract” Hackney Citizen
2010 Fringe MK (Milton Keynes) Catalogue finalist
2009 Fringe MK (Milton Keynes) Catalogue finalist
2007 Estefanía Scamardi. (Todo es color a pesar de la sombra)
A book about social compromise
2006 El Correo de Andalucía
2004. El Documento, Documentary about Spanish people living in London,
Directed by Jose Alvarez and Kaho Kojima