julia llerena

1985, Seville, Spain
Lives and works in Madrid, Spain

EDUCATION

2013
MA Art, Creation and Research (MIAC), Faculty of Fine Art, Complutense University of Madrid (UCM), Madrid, Spain

2003-2009
BFA, Graphic Design, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Seville. 5 years+1 year Painting Speciallity.

2012
Who’s afraid of red, yellow and blue? Workshop by CAAC (Andalusian Centre for Contemporary Art), Sevilla.

2010
Transformations Course. Art and Aesthetic since 1960, 4th Edition, organized by CAAC, Sevilla.

2009
Art and Business Seminar, organized by CAAC.

GRANTS

2013
Sevilla Talento Grant, directed by Curro González and Chema Cobo. Sevilla Council and Valentín Madariaga Trust.

2012
Sevilla Talento Grant, directed by Antonio López and Juan Fernández Lacomba. Sevilla Council and Valentín Madariaga Trust.

2007-2008
Erasmus Grant, Academy of Fine Arts, Firenze (Italy).

2006-2007
Séneca Grant, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Barcelona (Spain).

PRIZES

2012
Second Prize, XIII Art Young Contest, Institute for Contemporary Art of Sevilla (ICAS).
Prize and acquisition, V Painting Contest, International University of AndalucÍa (UNIA).

2010
Prize and acquisition. Contemporarte Photography Contest.

2009
Honorable Mention, V Art Young Contest, Public Transport Office Goverment of Andalucía.
Honorable Mention, XII Art Contest “Paper Borders”, Seville Prebienal, Biennale of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean Skopje 2009.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
Pensamiento Inter-estelar. AJG Gallery.

2014
Espacio Gélido, Galería Espacio Mínimo.

GROUP EXHIBITONS (selection)

2016
La Materia errante, curated by Bernardo Sopelana. Alimentación 30.
ARCO 2016, Stand ABC
CAAC. ¿Qué piensan, que sienten los artistas andaluces de ahora?
Spanish embassy. 3+3.Tokyo.

2015

Premio INJUVE, Sala Amadís
Buscadores de Oro. Espacio OTR, Madrid
Vidas cruzadas. Galería Paula Alonso. Madrid
Perspectives Art, Liver Diseases and Me, Reed Mess Congress Centre, Viena, Austria
Premio Arte Joven, c arte c
Las leyes de lo Natural, Galería Astarté.

2014
Intransit, c arte c, Madrid.
Atelier, marco de RETROALIMENTACIÓN ,Sala de Arte Joven de la Comunidad de Madrid.
Makeover, comisariado Jesús Reina y Maria José Cosano, Espacio Butrón, Sevilla.
Festival Miradas de Mujer, Galería Caja China, Sevilla.
JÄÄLPHOTO | 2 0 1 4 MADRID.

2013
Incubarte Festival, MuVIM, Museu Valencià de la Il·lustració i la Modernitat.
Postbiennial of Young ArtistsJóvenes Spain, Salamanca Centre for Contemporary Art (DA2.)
Materia Prima, Sicart Gallery, Barcelona.
Biennial of Young Artists from Mediterranean Europe, Ancona, Italy.
Cd’s, Feliz Gómez Gallery, Sevilla.
Painting Contest, Minicuadros. Shoes Museum, Elda. Petrer Cultural Centre Centre and Centre for Contemporary Art, Las Cigarreras de Alicante.
Se Vende, Birimbao Gallery, Sevilla.
Painting Contest, Focus-Abengoa 2012, Hospital de los Venerables, Sevilla.
XIX National Art Contest, University of Sevilla, Sevilla (cicus).
Process Room January, Madrid art process, Madrid.

2012
Haciendo Mano (curated by Juan Lacomba), Fundación Valentín Madariaga, Sevilla.
Buenas intenciones, La Importadora Gallery, Sevilla.
Art Contest, Confederación de empresarios de Cádiz (CEC) Cádiz.
XIII Art Young Contest, Institute for Contemporary Art of Sevilla (ICAS).
Qué vienen los bárbaros (curated by Ignacio Tovar and Sema D’Acosta) Art Centre of Sevilla (CAS).
V Painting Contest, International University of AndalucÍa (UNIA), itinerant show.

2011
Christmas Group Show, (curated by Jesús Reina), Butrón Art Gallery, Sevilla.

El cadáver exquisito (curated by Manolo Cuervo), Alcalá de Guadaira Museum, Sevilla.

2010
14 x 18, Mecánica Art Gallery, Sevilla.
Identidade Group Show, La Caja Habitada Art Gallery, Sevilla..
Contemporarte Photography Contest, itinerant show.

2009
V Art Young Contest, Public Transport Office Goverment of AndalucÍa, Sevilla.
Painting Art Paul Richard Club Contest, Sevilla.
Unia Painting Contest, International University of Andalucia, itinerant show.
XII Art Contest “Paper Borders”, Seville Prebienal, Biennale of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean Skopje 2009.
Foto Rutas, Cobertura Photography Contest, Sevilla.
National Art Contest, University of Sevilla, Sevilla.

2008
Accademia in Mostra 2008, Accademia di Belle Arti, Florence (Italy).