Pere Llobera

Born in Barcelona, Spain, 1970
Lives and works in Barcelona, Spain

www.perellobera.com

Education
2007 Supported by Ministerio de Cultura Espana
2007 Fellowship Mr. and Mrs. de Bruin-Heijn
2006-2007 Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2006 Fellowship Unilever
1992 History and Aesthetic of the Cinematography, University of Valladolid, Spain
1989-1993 Fine Arts, Sant Jordi Faculty Barcelona, Spain

Awards
2019 Sacha Tanja Penning, Museum Voorlinden, Wassenaar, the Netherlands
1998 Nominee in the XXVI Certamen Nacional de Pintura Caja de Madrid
1996 2nd prize in the II Premio de Pintura de la Agrupacio Mutua
1996 2nd prize in the XXXVIII Premio de Pintura Joven of the Pares Gallery
1995-1998 2nd prize in the V Concurso Internacional de la Fundacion Barcelo
1993 2nd prize in the II Premio de Pintura Miguel Garci­a Camacho for students of Fine Arts

Solo exhibitions
2019
Museum Voorlinden, Wassenaar, The Netherlands
2018
MNAC, Barcelona, Spain

Kill your Darlings, Sís Galerie, Sabadell, Spain
Una Exposició Mitjançans la Acció, Bomkbón Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
Catalan Art National Museum, Barcelona, Spain
2017
Estacional, F2 Gallery, Madrid, Spain
2016
'Unter dem Pantoffel stehen', Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Can Manye, Alella, Spain
2014
'Lesió', Bradwolff Projects, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
'El mal de Ensor', Fucares Gallery, Madrid, Spain
2013
'Del joc i del foc', Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam. The Netherlands
2010
'Tired of being strong', Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009
'Pere Llobera', Galerie Maribel Lopez, Berlin, Germany
'Hey Hey, My My' (Pere Llobera & Marijn van Kreij), Museum Tongerlohuys, Roosendaal, The Netherlands
2008
'Pere Llobera', Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2007
Open Studio 2007, Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
'Exprimir la naranja', Galeria Esther Montoriol, Barcelona, Spain
2005
'Hunting with oil', Vieleers Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2004
'Se acabo la magia', Galeria Esther Montoriol, Barcelona, Spain
2003
'Delta Force', Vieleers Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2001
'Contenedor de sombras', Vieleers Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Principal Sombrerers Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
1999
Vieleers Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1998
Rosa Ventosa Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
1997
Rosa Ventosa Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
Sala Pares, Barcelona, Spain

Group exhibitions
2019
Miguel de Cervantes Natal House, Madrid, Spain
Between Curtain and Mountain, Museo Arte Contemporáneo, Genalguacil-Malaga, Spain
Un Grano de Arena en el Espacio, Casa Bienal de Cuenca, Cuenca, Mexico
Le Lucky, HVW8 Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2018
Bianyal Contemporary Art Event, La Vann de Bianya, Spain
2017
The Artist / Knight, Kasteel van Gaasbeek, Gaasbeek, Belgium
Autogestió, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, Spain
Materia Primera, Fabra i Coats, Barcelona, Spain
2016
Perfect World, Kunsthaus Kaufbeuren, Kaufbeuren, Germany
Aanwinsten 2016, Kunstruimte De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Walking in Ice. The Epic and Dysfunctional in Artistic Practice, curated by David Armengol, Bolit Contemporary Art Center, Girona, Spain
ARCOmadrid, Madrid, Spain
2015
'Another Day: nieuwe aankopen ABN AMRO Collectie 2014-2015'
'Nieuwe Gezichten op Dordrecht', Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht, The Netherlands
2014
'Nothing but good life', Park, Platform for Visual Art, Tilburg, The Netherlands
'I. Chronicle: Narrative, History and Subjectivity' (curated by Martí Manent and David Armengol), 'Fabra I Coats', Contemporary Art Center, Barcelona, Spain
'Una exposició lluminosa' (curated by Pere Llobera), Galería Esther Montoriol, Barcelona, Spain
2013
'Scopic-Ensconce-Escape', curated by Juan Francisco Rueda, Fucares Gallery, Madrid, Spain
2012
'From a Painter's Perspective', Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
'Pere Llobera, Yuko Murata, Jacco Olivier', Gallery Hidde van Seggelen, London, UK
'EU - 27 countries, 27 artists', curated by Tanya Rumpff, Museum Tongerlohuys, Roosendaal, The Netherlands
'What's Up? De jongste schilderkunst in Nederland', Dordrechts Museum, Dordrecht, The Netherlands
2011
'Hommage aan Walter Nobbe (1941-2005). Perceptie en herinnering',
Pulchri Studio, The Hague, The Netherlands
'... ik mis je - I miss you. De verzameling van Henk & Leonie Pijnenburg', De Krabbedans, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
2010
'Perfect Solitude', Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
'Aanwinsten 2010. Een keuze', De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009
'Being There' (curated by Andrei Roiter ), Galerie Akinci, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
'The Cassini Cruise', Gubbelstraat 38, Maastricht, The Netherlands
LUMC, Leiden, The Netherlands
2007
'Re-Enacted Painting - White Screen', Viafarini, Milan, Italy
'KolnShow2' (curated by Nicolaus Schafhausen and Florian Waldvogel), Spruth Magers Gallery, Cologne, Germany
Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art 1, Thessaloniki, Greece
2006
Open Studio's 2006, Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Perico Pastor, Andorra
2005
Vieleers Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2004
Pulchri Studio, The Hague, The Netherlands
2003
'Les Catalans', Simon Blais Gallery, Montreal, Canada
Gallery 55, Bangkok, Thailand
Vieleers Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2002
Principal Sombrerers Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
2001
Sala Blanquerna, Madrid, Spain
1999
Principal Sombrerers Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
1998
Halle du Poison, Perpignan, France
Vieleers Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
New Art, Barcelona, Spain
1993
The Gallery, London, United Kingdom

Bibliography
2016
Kunst met hoog Twin Peaksgehalte
author(s): Sophia Zürcher
newspaper/magazine: het Parool

2015
Picturing People
author(s): Charlotte Mullins

2013
Pere Llobera
author(s): Javier Hontoria
newspaper/magazine: Artforum, online

2012
An interview with Pere Llobera
author(s): Rosanna Mclaughlin
by Hidde van Seggelen Gallery

2011
Niet zomaar een schilderij
author(s): Sander Pleij
newspaper/magazine: Vrij Nederland

2010
Het gevecht met de gemelijkheid
author(s): Kees van Kooten
newspaper/magazine: Hollands Diep, October

Spel tussen kracht en zwakte bij Welters
author(s): Lucette ter Borg
newspaper/magazine: NRC

'I am not cool'
author(s): Ingrid Commandeur
newspaper/magazine: Metropolis M, no. 2

2009
Down Memory Lane
author(s): Emily Gordts
newspaper/magazine: Quote

2008
De Gitaar Bloedt
author(s): Hugo Postma
newspaper/magazine: De Groene Amsterdammer

Terug naar de eigen verbeelding
author(s): Sandra Spijkerman
newspaper/magazine: Kunstbeeld, no. 3

2007
Drie leugenaars in een bomvol atelier
author(s): Frits de Coninck
newspaper/magazine: Het Financieele Dagblad

Koln Show 2: Pere Llobera

Exprimir la naranja
catalogue: Joseph Plateau Graphical Design, Amsterdam

2006
Open Ateliers
newspaper/magazine: NRC

2005
The end of magic
author(s): Chris Reinewald
newspaper/magazine: Tableau Art Magazine

2004
Endurance
catalogue: Vieleers Gallery Amsterdam and publisher De Berk, Overveen

1998
Calm Landscapes
catalogue: Rosa Ventosa Gallery, Barcelona