Sebastian Velasco
Artist

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Sebastian Velasco

Lives and works at Donostia / San Sebastián.

EDUCATION
2014 / 2016
Master´s degree in Painting, Universidad del País Vasco, Leioa.
2013 / 2014
Artistic Residence Grant, Fundación Antonio Gala para Jóvenes Creadores, Córdoba.
2011 / 2013
Illustration, Escuela Massana, Barcelona.
2009
Erasmus Scholarship. Sheffield Hallam University, UK.
2006 / 2011
Graduate in Fine Arts Universidad del Pais Vasco/ EHU.

EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS
2019
Group exhibition “M9”, SC gallery, Bilbao (Spain).
Group exhibition “Where art you”, PDP gallery, Los Angeles (U.S.A.).
Group exhibition “Berlin – Praha Barter”, Trafo gallery, Prague (Czech Republic).
2018
Group exhibition “Meaninless”, (Void Projects), Juxtapox clubhouse, Miami (U.S.A.).
Solo exhibition “Nobody´s home” Varsi Galleria, Roma (Italy).
Group exhibition “Resistance X”, SC gallery, Bilbao.
2017
Group exhibition "Ronde de Nuit",ADDA&TAXIE Gallery, Paris (France).
Group exhibition "Ensoñaciones",Sc Gallery, Bilbao (Spain).
Group exhibition "Homeless Project", curated by Axel Void, Miami (U.S.A.).
Group exhibition "Street Light",Artstbli Gallery, Basel (Switzerland).
2016
Group exhibition "Ghosts of things to come", Pretty Portal Gallery, Dusseldorf (Germany).
Solo Exhibition "Permanent Midnght", Montana Gallery Barcelona (Spain).
Group exhibition "Spanish realism" Xu behiong art museum, Yixing (China).
2015
Solo Exhibition "Demain ces't loin", Sc Gallery, Bilbao (Spain).
Artesano Project, Nagua (Dominican Republic).
Group Exhibiton: City Leaks, Köln (Germany).
Solo Exhibition "Outliners", 886 Geary Gallery, San Francisco. (U.S.A.).
Urban Visions Art Residency: "Casa Cavazzini, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea". Udine. (Italy).
Group exhibiton: "Ertibil - Bizkaia 2015, Muestra Itinerante de Artes Visuales", Sala Rekalde, Bilbao (Spain).
Group exhibition: "IX Certamen Nacional de Pintura Parlamento de La Rioja", Logroño (Spain).
2014
Group Exhibiton: NO + DE 30, SC gallery, Bilbao (Spain).
Group Exhibiton: "Depth of a Substance", Succulent Stuidos Gallery, New York (U.S.A.).
Solo Exhibition "Around the Wall", La Bottega dell`Arte Gallery, Burgos (Spain).
"Djerbahood Project", Djerba. (Tunisia).
Group Exhibiton: "Spring Theory", Freshly Baked Gallery, Jersey City (U.S.A.).
Solo Exhibition: "Public Provocations", Colab Gallery, Weil am Rhein. (Germany).
Solo Exhibition (with Pablo Mechante) "La nacional trece", Espacio Diógenes, Barcelona.


AWARDS AND GRANTS
2017
Accésit: "22 Premio Axa de Pintura, Catedral de Burgos".
2015
First Prize: "20 Premio Axa de Pintura, Catedral de Burgos".
Selected Work: "Ertibil - Bizkaia 2015, Muestra Itinerante de Artes Visuales".
Painting workshop taught by Mr. Antonio López (II Cátedra Extraordinaria de Albacete).
Selected Work: "IX Certamen Nacional de Pintura Parlamento de La Rioja", Logroño.

2014
First prize, IX Internacional de Pintura Rápida de Covarrubias, Burgos.
First prize, XXXIV Certamen de pintura al aire libre de Mutriku, Guipúzcoa.
Accésit, 19° Premio Axa de Pintura, Catedral de Burgos.
Beca Fundación Antonio Gala para Jóvenes Creadores, Córdoba.
2013
Residence Grant, "Fundación Antonio Gala", Córdoba.

First prize, 2nd Concurs Internacional de dibuix esportiu de la Unión de Federaciones deportivas de Cataluña.

First prize, Certamen Climent Muncunill Roca per a joves artistes, Manresa.
2012
First prize , XXIV Consurso de Pintura de Urretxu y Zumárraga, Guipúzcoa.
Third prize, XII Premio de pintura Eulogio Nebreda de Villanueva de Gumiel, Burgos.
First prize, X Concurso de Pintura Rápida Manuel Salces, Reinosa.
First prize, XV Certamen de pintura al aire libre Darío de Regoyos de Ribadesella, Asturias.
Honorable mention, 17° Premio Axa de Pintura, Catedral de Burgos.
Second prize, Certamen Enrike Renteria Zintzilik lehiaketa de Amorebieta, Vizcaya.
First prize, XVI Certamen de pintura al aire libre de Sondika, Vizcaya.
2011
Landscape painting Grant, Paular de la Real Academia de Historia y Arte de San Quirce, en Segovia.
Second prize, IV edición del Concurso de graffiti y arte urbano Todo tuyo!, Sevilla.
First prize, Certamen de pintura Hotel Carlton-UPV/EHU, Bilbao.
Third prize, XV Certamen de pintura al aire libre de Sondika, Vizcaya.
First prize, XXII Certamen de pintura al aire libre de Camargo, Cantabria.
Second prize, XII Certamen de pintura al aire libre Goya, Bilbao.
Second prize, Certamen de pintura al aire libre, Un Rincón de Erandio, Bilbao.
First prize, XXII Certamen de pintura rápida, Jardines de Albia, Bilbao.