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Sant Lluc Exhibition 2018

On September 20th, the Group Exhibition Sant Lluc 2018 was inaugurated in Iluro Foundation in Mataró with a large influx of visitors. The event was attended by representatives of the Sant Lluc Association, the Iluro Foundation and the City Hall of Mataró.

The exhibition includes artworks by the students of art, in addition to the selected artists, and the guest artist this year, the sculptor Jaume Simón.

My work for this event is the oil on linen “Childhood“.

The exhibition can be visited until November 4th, 2018. More information, on the Facebook  page of Associació Sant Lluc.

X and XI Exhibitions of Realistic Painters and Sculptors in Toledo and León

From August 11th to the 29th, 2018, Eugenio Fernández Díaz curated the X exhibition of Painters and Realistic Sculptors, gathering figurative works in different techniques of artists from various countries. The exhibition was held at the La Celestina Museum, in La Puebla de Montalbán, coinciding with the city’s theater festival.

The XI Exhibition of the Exhibition has been held in the Auditorium of León between September 7th and 29th, 2018, including also this time works of great quality of Spanish and foreign artists.

In both events my two oil paintings selected were “Abstraction” and Longing“.

These pictures of the exhibition in León were provided by Eugenio Fernández:

7th Painting Contest Humet-Saula in Calella

On September 8th 2018, the exhibition of selected works was inaugurated among the approximately 200 submitted paintings to the 7th Humet-Saula Painting Contests, in Calella. The act was carried out with a large influx of public, and the assistance of the mayor of Calella and Mrs. Saula, patron of the contest, among other personalities.

I am very grateful that my artwork “Study in blue“, oil on wood panel, has been selected. The exhibition can be visited until September 30th at the Exhibition Room in the Old City Hall of Calella.

IX Group Exhibition of Realistic Painters and Sculptors, Aranjuez

On May 10th, 2018, the IX Group Exhibition of Realistic Painters and Sculptors was inaugurated, including figurative works in different techniques of artists from all over the country. The exhibition is curated by Eugenio Fernández Díaz, at the Isabel de Farnesio Cultural Center in Aranjuez.

Two of my oil paintings were selected for exhibition: “With the wind” and “Alone”.

Group photo of the artists attending the inauguration:

The exhibition can be visited until May 29 at the Isabel de Farnesio Cultural Center, in Calle del Capitán Angosto Gómez Castrillón, 39, in Aranjuez.

“Open Museum” 2018

The 7th edition of the Exhibition “Museu Obert” of Mataró opens on the 10th May 2018, up to the 20th May. It has been organized by Unió de Botiguers of Mataró, the Association Sant LLuc per l’Art de Mataró, Bassat Collection of Contemporary Art of Catalonia and Iluro Fundation.

The artists of the Association Sant LLuc Mataró per l’Art exhibit their works in the windows of 60 establishments in the city.

Carmen Rey collaborates with the artwork “Abstraction”, oil on wood panel, at “Perruqueria Joaquím”, in Muralla de Sant Llorenç, nº 12, Mataró.

The link to the map of shops where artworks are exhibited can be found here: link.

Detailed information in  the Facebook page of Sant Lluc Association.

Bookmarks Exhibition 2018

The exhibition of bookmarks organized annually by the association Sant Lluc de Mataró was inaugurated on April 13, 2018 at the collective’s premises and will be open until 6th May. Each partner participates with two markers made in any technique and a great variety of themes.

Finally I decided to collaborate with these lotus flowers in oil on cardboard:

Exhibition for the International women’s Day, 2018

As every year, on the occasion of International Women’s Day, the Association of Plastic Artists and the City Council of Premià de Mar, organize a group exhibition of art focused on the female genre, in which artists from the city participate, together amb other groups of artists.
Yesterday, March 8, the inauguration took place with the collaboration of the artist Mercedes Delclós, who made a beautiful poetic interpretation with a Baschet sound sculpture.

I collaborate with the oil on wood “Abstraction“.

The exhibition will remain open until 18th March at Sala Premiart, in Sant Antoni, 3, Premià de Mar.

Online Contest Art Fusion “Women Artists” 2018

In this quarterly art exhibition the artists, the selected artists, all of them women, from US, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, Philippines, Spain, Germany, Ireland, Zambia, Israel, Japan, Romania, Cyprus, Morocco, Armenia, India, Scotland, and R. Macedonia, summited artworks of any theme to  three categories (Traditional, Digital & Photography and 3-Dimensional). This year, due to the large amount of entries received, three Best In Show awards have been given, for the three categories,  instead of just one.

The online exhibition can be accessed in the web site from January 15th to April 14th, 2018. Carmen Rey has been selected as finalist with two portraits, oil on canvas,  “Tenderness” and “Portrait of Abel”.

Exhibition Sant Lluc 15×15 of 2017

The collective exhibition “15 x 15” of 2017 opens on December 15 in the building of the Association Sant Lluc per l’Art de Mataró. The exhibition will be open until January 28, 2018, and collects engravings, drawings, paintings and photographs of 60 of the members of the collective, in 15 x 15 cm format.

This year I collaborate with the artwork “Blue bird“, oil on paper.

These are some images of the exhibition:

More information about the inauguration or the exhibition, at the blog of Associació Sant Lluc per l’Art:

Awards in Fusion Art contests 2017

Fusion Art Seasons  – Diciembre 2017

En este concurso, los artistas seleccionados, procedentes de EE. UU., Canadá, Reino Unido, Australia, Filipinas, Corea del Sur, Italia, Austria y España, presentaron obras relacionadas con su interpretación de cualquiera de las cuatro estaciones del año.

En este certamen se otorgaron 8 menciones honoríficas, una de las cuales fue para Carmen Rey por su óleo “Su camino”. Se puede visitar la Página web de ganadores del mes con información acerca de los artistas premiados.

3rd Exposición Anual Figura & Retrato – Octubre 2017 (Categoría de Arte Tradicional)

El concurso internacional de Fusion Art “3rd Annual Figures & Faces” recibió obras de artistas de Estados Unidos, Canadá, Reino Unido, Letonia, Corea del Sur, Chipre, Israel, Australia, España, Rumania, Taiwán, Alemania, Eslovenia, Italia y Sudáfrica.

Carmen Rey resultó finalista con dos de sus obras: “Reflexiones y “Con el viento”.

Este es el video que recoge las obras ganadoras y finalistas de la categoría de Arte Tradicional.