ISABEL ÁLVAREZ ZANARTU

Born 1976
Lives and works in Madrid

EDUCATION

  • 2015 – MA Fine Art. Complutense University of Madrid. Madrid.
  • 2003 – BA Fine Art, Painting. Camberwell College of Arts. London.
  • 1995-2002 – BA (Hons) Fine Art, Painting. Complutense University of Madrid. Madrid.
  • 1996-1999 – BA Mural Design. “La Palma” College of Art and Desing. Madrid.

ACADEMIC WORK AND COMMISSIONS

  • 2011 – current– Head of Painting. El Enclave Art Academy. Madrid.
  • 2008 – 2009
– Painting and Drawing Teacher. CREAE Creative Space. Madrid.
– Painting Teacher and Project Manager. Paint in Provence. France.

COMMISSIONS

  • 2009
-Cover artist. Playwright National Prize: Vagamundos. Madrid.

  • 2007– Head of Painting. El Enclave Art Academy. Madrid.
– Mural Artist. Battersea Arts Centre. The Masque of the Red Death. Punchdrunk &
– National Theatre. London.

EXHIBITIONS

  • 2018

– MAF- Micro Art Fairi. Art House Holland. Leiden. Holanda.
– Apertura. Esto antes era campo. Madrid,
– Puntos de Fuga. Centro Cultural Paco Rabal. Madrid.

Residencias
2018 – Art House Holland by PAC (Plataforma de Arte Contemporáneo). Leiden. Holanda.
Prensa
2018 – Nagari Magazine. Poética de Juegos Combinatorios. Obra Plástica de Isabel Álvarez Zañartu. Junio.

  • 2017

– Letstockaboutart. Calle Barquillo 41. Madrid.
– Los artistas del Barrio. El Enclave. Madrid.
– El mundo que nos habita
– Encapsulados. El Enclave. Madrid.
– “Los otros paisajes. Territorios incógnitos”. Sala Juana Francés. Zaragoza.
– “A qué llamamos Paisaje en tiempo de selfies”. EstudioConVistas. Madrid.
– Cession of artwork for the film “El Reino”. Directed by Rodrigo Sorogoyen.
– Atelier Solar II. Espacio Trapezio. Madrid.
– Hybrid Art Fair. “La cama: sesión crítica itinerante”. Madrid.
– “Sobre papel”. El Enclave. Madrid

  • 2016

– TAZ – Temporary Artistic Zone-. Madrid.
– Casa de Citas. Madrid.
– VI Encontro de Artistas Novos. Cidede da Cultura de Santiago de Compostela.
– Atelier Solar. Espacio Trapezio. Madrid.

  • 2014

– Entreacto – Trails -. Galería Bacelos. Madrid.
– Salón de verano. Junta Municipal del Distrito Moncloa. Madrid.
– Haciendo barrio. Centro cultural Conde Duque. Madrid.

  • 2013
– Isabel Alvarez, Emmanuel Luna. El Enclave Gallery. Madrid.
– New Naturalism. El Enclave Gallery. Madrid.

  • 2012
– Gazes. Miguel Hernandez Centre. Madrid.
– In-material. El Enclave Gallery. Madrid.

  • 2011

– Summer show. Skimo Gallery. Madrid.
– Autumn Show. El Enclave Gallery. Madrid.

  • 2010
– Galeries Saint-Remy. Saint Remy de Provence. France.

  • 2009

– Route des Artistes à Saint Remy de Provence. France.
– Isabel Alvarez. Arte Joven Space, Madrid.
– Isabel Alvarez. Galdos Cafe. Madrid.

  • 2008

– Summer show. Skimo Gallery. Madrid.
– Isabel Alvarez. Arte Joven Space, Madrid.

  • 2006

– Woburn Gallery. London.
– Candid Arts Trust. London.
– Isabel Alvarez, Blanca Dacal. Arte Joven Space. Madrid.

  • 2005
– Maze Self. St Pancras Church. London.
– Candid Arts Trust. London.

  • 2003
– X3. Camberwell College of Arts. London.

  • 2001

– Degree show. Fine Art College. Complutense University of Madrid.
– Around The Prado. Victoria Hidalgo Gallery. Madrid.