YOU ARE THE WILD BLUE SKY
YOU ARE THE WILD BLUE SKY

2021 195 x 146 cm spray on canvas

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WEREWOLF
WEREWOLF

2021 76 x 57 cm watercolour and ink on paper

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THE FACE FORGIVES THE MIRROR
THE FACE FORGIVES THE MIRROR

2021 76 x 57 cm watercolour and ink on paper

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MOON IS YELLOW SILVER
MOON IS YELLOW SILVER

2021 200 x 146 cm oil and spray on canvas

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MY HEART
MY HEART

2021 76 x 57 cm watercolour and ink on paper

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POST 108. 088.
POST 108. 088.

2021 140 x 100 cm watercolour, gouache and india ink on paper

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POST 108. EN CUARENTENA
POST 108. EN CUARENTENA

2020 113 x 66 cm watercolour and ink on paper

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I RISKED IT ALL AGAINST THE SEA
I RISKED IT ALL AGAINST THE SEA

2021 195 x 146 cm oil and spray on canvas

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SCROVEGNI. ALL THAT GLITTERS AIN´T GOLD
SCROVEGNI. ALL THAT GLITTERS AIN´T GOLD

Aragon Park 2021 Gold leafing intervention on grafitis and rubble

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VIRGINIA FRIEYRO 108
VIRGINIA FRIEYRO 108

2019 Casa Banchel, Madrid. Performance

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Virginia Frieyro

Madrid 1973


Graduate in Fine Arts from the Universidad Complutense of Madrid and in Interior Design from the IADE Interior Design at the IADE school in Madrid, both of which she has taught at.


Virginia Frieyro has attended workshops given by Dis Berlin (Palacio de Albaicín, Noja) and Navarro Baldeweg (Fundación Botín).


She has had solo exhibitions at the Galería María Llanos in Cáceres, Artificial Gallery, Espacio F, Sala de Arte Joven (together with Soledad Cordoba) and the Casa de Galicia in Madrid.


Her group exhibitions have taken her to venues such as the aforementioned Fundación Botín in Santander, MAPFRE Foundation, Casa Encendida, Galería Luis Adelantado, DA2 in Salamanca, Círculo de Bellas Artes, Casa de la Moneda, Fundación Caja de Extremadura, WeCollect gallery or the Galería A
del Arte in Zaragoza, and has participated in fairs such as ARTISSIMA (Turin), ARTE SANTANDER, FORO SUR, JUST MAD or the now defunct ARTE LISBOA, ART SALAMANCA and VALENCIA ART.


She also exhibited in 2014 in Dubai, after taking part in its International Emerging Artist Award, of which she was a finalist.

 

Virginia was among those shortlisted for the Gaceta Regional Awards in 2000, Premio Joven de Artes Plásticas UCM (2004), Generaciones (2005), Focus Abengoa (2006) and Gregorio Prieto (2006 y 2009).

 

She was also nominated for t

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Española de Pintores y Escultores (2010), Premio de pintura Jesús Bárcenas (2011), in the VIII Certamen Nacional de Pintura Parlamento de la Rioja (2013), in Obra Abierta de la Fundación Caja de Extremadura, Premio Bienal de Pintura Torres García-Ciutat de Mataró (2017) and Premio de dibujo Montblanc (2019).


In 2004 she won the prestigious Penagos Drawing Prize, awarded at the time by the MAPFRE Foundation and in 2007, one of El Brocense Fine Arts awards. She received an honourable mention in Figurativas 11, a competition organised by the Fundació de les Arts i els Artistes; in 2011 she won the First Prize at the Gregorio Prieto Drawing Competition and two years later, Beers Contemporary included her in the famous list of 100
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