Miquel Wert

Miquel Wert

Barcelona, Spain

About Miquel Wert

Miquel Wert (b. 1982) is a Spanish/Swedish painter who currently lives and works in Barcelona (Spain).

Graduated in Fine Arts at the University of Barcelona, his paintings and drawings are exhibited internationally since 2000 in multiple solo and group exhibitions.

He is represented by the “Galerie Art du Temps” (Cléon-d’Andran, France), “Galeria Anquins” (Reus, Spain), “Green Flowers Art Gallery” (Boulogne-Billancourt, France) and "Luxart Galerie" (Arlon, Belgium).

He has been awarded with the “LIV International Drawing Prize Ynglada-Guillot” (2016) and fellowships from the “Cercle Artístic de St. Lluc”, “Torrearte” and “Jiser: Reflexions Mediterrànies”.

His works are held in the collection of the University of Barcelona (Spain), Real Academia Catalana de Bellas Artes Sant Jordi (Spain), Blütenweiss Archive (Germany), JISER (Spain/Tunisia) and private collections in Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom and USA.

An important part of his work was created in Tunisia and France where he lived for some years.

Education

Fine Arts Degree. University of Barcelona (UB). Painting / Drawing department. 2005.

GRANTS / PRIZES / ART RESIDENCIES

2016 | First Prize: “LIV International Drawing Prize Ynglada-Guillot”. Barcelona (Spain)
2016 | Honorable Mention: “Stipendutstilling”. Galleri Ramfjord. Oslo (Norway)
2010 | Creation Residency “BCN-TNS 2010”. Tunis (Tunisia) April 4 – June 19, 2010.
2010 | Selection: “XIII Concurs Biennal de Pintura Jove / Caixa Pendès”. Reus, Tarragona (Spain)
2009 | Scholarship in Painting : “Torrearte: Entre Valles”. Torremocha de Jarama. Madrid (Spain)
2006 | Selection: 4º Premio de Pintura Menarini (4th Prize of Painting Menarini). Badalona, Barcelona (Spain)
2006 | Selection: 6th Prize “Jaurena Art” (Spain)
2005 | Selection: XLVII Premio a la Pintura Joven (XLVII Prize to the Youth Painting). Fundació Banc Sabadell/Sala Parés. Barcelona (Spain)
2004 | Acquisition of Work for the patrimony of the “Universitat de Barcelona” (UB) (Spain)
2003 | Cercle Artístic de Sant Lluc. Barcelona (Spain)

Events

UPCOMING EXHIBTIONS

18/01 – 22/01/2017 | “For Real”. Art Fair for Figurative and Realistic Art (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

9/02/2017 – 03/2017 | “Art du Temps | Solo exhibition”. Galerie Art du Temps (Cléon d’Andran, France)

16/02 — 19/02/2017 | “art KARLSRUHE 2017”. International Fair for Classic Modern and Contemporary Art (Karlsruhe, Germany)

10/2017 | “Solo exhibition”. Galeria Anquins (Reus, Tarragona, Spain)

Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 | La Destil·leria. “Des del marge” (Mataró, Spain)
2014-2015 | Galerie Mühlfeld + Stohrer. Frankfurt (Germany)
2014 | Green Flowers Art Gallery. “Lost & Found”. Boulogne-Billancourt (France)
2014 | Galeria Anquins. Reus (Spain)
2013 | C.C.Fort Pienc. "Out of the Past". Barcelona (Spain)
2012 | Beseda Gallery. Ostrava (Czech Republic)* Co-Exhbition with A. Ruiz Villar.
2012 | Galerie Charlot. Paris (France)
2011 | Galerie Art du Temps. Cléon-d'Andran (France)
2011 | The Little Buddha Gallery. Barcelona (Spain)
2010 | TPK Arts Plàstiques. Centre d'Art Tecla Sala. “Wert: Presències efímeres”. L'H, Barcelona (Spain)
2010 | Galerie Aire Libre. Espace d'Art et de Création El Teatro.
“BCN-TNS 2010. Miquel Wert”. Tunis (Tunisia)*
2009 | KGallery. “Miquel Wert / Project Room”. Legnano, Milano (Italy)
2008 | CinéManivel. Redon (France)
2007 | Exhibition Cycle 2005 - 2007. Studio "Luís Antúnez 10". Barcelona (Spain)
2005 | Sala d'Art Jove de la Generalitat. "M. Wert / Notas al Margen" Barcelona (Spain)

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016-2017 | “ON PAPER” Galeria Anquins (Reus, Tarragona, Spain)
2016-2017 | Galeria Esther Montoriol. “DelicARTessen 15″. Barcelona (Spain)
2016 | St-Art | Foire Européenne d’Art Contemporain. Strasbourg (France)*
2016 | ART.FAIR. Cologne (Germany)*
2016 | “SWAB 2016”, Contemporary Art Fair. Barcelona (Spain)*
2016 | Green Flowers Art Gallery. “Nos premiers dix ans”. Boulogne-Billancourt (France)
2016 | Galeria Contrast. “Muralistes BCN”. Barcelona (Spain)
2016 | Affordable Art Fair Brussels. Bruxelles (Belgium)
2016 | Art Up ! Lille | Foire d’art contemporain. Lille (France)
2016 | Art KARLSRUHE. Karlsruhe (Germany)*
2015-2016 | Galerie Art du Temps – LUXART. “Art du Temps | 10ème anniversaire”. Arlon (Belgium)
2015-2016 | Galeria Anquins. “Art per Emportar”. Reus, Tarragona (Spain)
2015-2016 | Galerie Mühlfeld + Stohrer. “Künstler der Galerie”. Frankfurt (Germany)
2015-2016 | Galeria Esther Montoriol. “DelicARTessen 14”. Barcelona (Spain)
2015 | Green Flowers Art Gallery. “Collective enfance”. Boulogne-Billancourt (France)
2015 | St-Art | Foire Européenne d’Art Contemporain. Strasbourg (France)*
2015 | ART.FAIR. Cologne (Germany)*
2015 | Art Bodensee 15. Dornbirn (Austria)*
2015 | Art KARLSRUHE. Karlsruhe (Germany)*
2015 | Affordable Art Fair Brussels. Bruxelles (Belgium)
2014-2015 | Galeria Esther Montoriol. “DelicARTessen 13″. Barcelona (Spain)
2014-2015 | Galeria Anquins. “Art per Emportar”. Reus, Tarragona (Spain)
2014 | Green Flowers Art Gallery. “Curiosités de Noël”. Boulogne-Billancourt (France)
2014 | St-Art | Foire Européenne d’Art Contemporain. Strasbourg (France)*
2014 | ART.FAIR. Cologne (Germany)*
2014 | Rotary Foundation / Musée de la chaussure. “Guest of honour”. Romans-sur-Isère (France)*
2014 | art3G | Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain. Bordeaux (France)*
2014 | Cyan Art Gallery. “Artificialia”. Barcelona (Spain)
2014 | Art Bodensee. Dornbirn (Austria)*
2014 | Art KARLSRUHE. Karlsruhe (Germany)*
2013-2014 | Galeria Esther Montoriol. “DelicARTessen 12″. Barcelona (Spain)
2013-2014 | Galeria Anquins. “Art per Emportar”. Reus, Tarragona (Spain)
2012-2013 | Galeria Esther Montoriol. “DelicARTessen 11″. Barcelona (Spain)
2012-2013 | Green Flowers Art Gallery. “Curiosités de Noël”. Boulogne-Billancourt (France)
2012 | Galeria Anquins. “Art per Emportar”. Reus, Tarragona (Spain)
2012 | Galeria Anquins. “40 Saló de Maig”. Reus, Tarragona (Spain)*
2011 | Kanvas Art Gallery. “[odela] visions d’artistes contemporains”. Tunis (Tunisia)
2010-2011 | Galerie Art du Temps. “Rétrospective 2006-2010″. Cléon-d’Andran (France)*
2010-2011 | Galeria Esther Montoriol. “DelicARTessen 9″. Barcelona (Spain)
2010 | Pallais Abdellia. “8ème Printemps des Arts Plastiques”. La Marsa (Tunisia)*
2009-2010 | Galeria Esther Montoriol. “DelicARTessen 8″. Barcelona (Spain)
2009 | Liste 09. “The Young Art Fair”. Basel (Switzerland)
2009 | Galerie Art du Temps. “Jeunes Peintres Espagnols”. Cléon-d’Andran (France)

*With catalogue

Update at January 2017.