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Soledad Fernandez, 1949 | Figurative painter

Soledad Fernandez, a Spanish painter⏭, has realised individual and collective exhibitions from the eighties to the present time, in national and foreign galleries of art, as well as in international events of art and museums.
Born in Madrid, Soledad moved to Collado Villalba, Madrid, where she has lived since then. In 1960 and for a period of seven years she studied at José Gutiérrez Valle's atelier of the Sevillian School. She is, so that, an atelier painter.

Later on she continued her painting studies at the Circle of Fine Arts in Madrid where she attended several courses of modern art. In the 80's she visited and studied art in Paris, London, Rome and Venice, going deeply into the techniques already learnt in Madrid.

After several exhibitions of lesser importance, in 1987 her works were exhibited at the Sammer Gallery in London and subsequently in Madrid, El Escorial, Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Zaragoza, etc.
She was also present at national and international Art Fairs in Washington, Chicago, Santander (Spain), Valencia (Spain), Miami, etc.

  • 1987 - First Prize for Foreign Painting (ex-aequo) at the XXIX International Contest "Grolla d'Oro de Treviso", Venice (Italy);
  • 1989 - First Prize at the VI Durán Painting Contest, Madrid (Spain);
  • 1996 - Prize Germinal for Fine Arts, Sierra de Madrid, Madrid (Spain).