Litografías tangueras
Rafael Gil CV

Rafael Gil was born in Buenos Aires in 1942. He graduated from the “Manuel Belgrano” and “Prilidiano Pueyrredón” National Schools of Fine Arts, as a print and drawing professor.
He makes a postgrade study with Naum Goijman and Ernesto Pesce.
He completes a postgrade study on Art Theory with the Profesor Osvaldo López Chuhurra.
He participates in Municipal, Provincial and National Exhibitions, receiving several distinctions and awards.
He lectures on his discipline in Buenos Aires, the Argentine provinces, in Brasil, and in Lituania.
He acts as the curator for the “Contemporary Argentine Litography” exhibition for several years and also for “Alive Graphic and Alive Identity” in 1999 at Borges Cultural Center.
He was the curator for artist for several exhibitions at galleries, cultural center and museums in Buenos Aires.
He was the chairman of the Organizing Comitee for the Latinoamerican Graphic Argentine Biennial exhibitions at the National Print Museum in Buenos Aires.


SEMINARIES
1999 - Graphic in transit. International Forum. Bs. As.
1999 - Photopolimic Film 2-ACRYL. Mark Zaffron Artist. Bs. As.
1997 - Alternatives Graphic. Tecniques. Prof. Cima Katz. Bs. As.


ONE MAN SHOWS

2006
Prints, Museum of Huelva, Spain.

2005
Drawings and prints, Galleria Punto, Sokei Academy, Tokyo, Japan.
Drawings, Komagane Kogen Art Museum, Japan.
Drawings and prints, Sakima Art Museum, Okinawa, Japan.

2004
Lithography, Atelier Presse Papier, Trois-Rivière, Quebec, Canada.

2003
Drawings and Prints, University Johann W. Goethe. Frankfurt and Main, Germany.

2001
Prints, Museum of Huelva, Spain.
Lithographies, Museum of Fine Art Eduardo Sivori, Buenos Aires.

2000
Drawings, Komagane Kogen Art Museum, Japan.

1998
Litographies, Soukei Academy. Tokyo, Japan.

1997
Drawings and Prints, Alvaro Castagnino Art Galery. Buenos Aires.

1993
Drawings and Prints, Fine Arts Museum. Santa Rosa, La Pampa.

1992
Litographies, Altos de Sarmiento Galery, Buenos Aires.

1991
Litographies, Casa de Yrurtia Museum. Buenos Aires.

1988
Woodcuts, Ejecutive Secretaries’ Argentine Institute. Buenos Aires.
Woodcuts, Xul Solar Art Galery. Buenos Aires.

 

BIENNIALS AND INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2007
Argentine Graphic. Tokyo, Japan

2006
5th International Triennial of Graphic Art, Bitola, Macedonia.
12th International Biennial Print and Drawing Exhibition, R.O.C., Taiwan.
International Print Triennial, Krakow, Poland.
Argentine Graphic, Vilnius, Lituania (invited artist).

2005
8th International Biennial of Drawing and Graphic Arts, Master of Graphic Arts, Gyor, Hungary (Invited artist).
Taiwan and the world, Taipei, Taiwan (invited artist).
5 Man, Galery Miyuki, Tokyo, Japan.

2004
Biennial Ibizagraphic, Ibiza Spain.

2003
International Print Triennial, Krakow, Poland.
11th International Biennial Print and Drawing, R.O.C.,Taiwan.
International Print Biennial Beijing, China.
4th International Triennial of Graphic Art, Bitola, Macedonia.
12th International Print Biennial, Varna, Bulgaria.

2002
International Triennial of Mini-Print, Tokyo, Japan.
Male Formy Grafiki, Lodz, Poland
Maximo Ramos Print Prize, Ferrol, Spain.

2000
10th International Biennial Print and Drawing, R.O.C., Taiwan.
“Reveal-Harmonize”. Print Exhibition International. Macao Art Museum. China, (Invited artist).
Y2K International Exibition of Prints. National Taiwan Arts Education Institute. Taiwan. Japan Print Association. Kanagawa, Japan (Invited artist).
Argentine Prints 2000 years. Huelva Museum, Spain (Invited artist).
Alive Identity. Borges Cultural Center, Buenos Aires. (Curator artist).
VI International Art Triennial Majdanek 2000. Polony.
La Peña Cultural Center.Berkeley, USA.

1999
Male Formy Grafiki, Lódz. Poland.
9th International Biennial Print and Drawing Exibition, R.O.C., Taiwan.
International Print Biennial Varna ´99. Bulgary.
XIII Máximo Ramos Print Prize, Ferrol. Spain.
Argentine Presence in Contemporaine Graphic. Modern Art Museum, Santo Domingo. Dominic Republic (Invited artist).
Internacional Euroamerican Exhibition.Cuzco, Perú (Invited artist).
Alive Graphic. Borges Cultural Center. Bs As (Curator artist).
4th Edition Contemporary Argentine Litography. “Eduardo Sívori” Museum. Buenos Aires (Curator artist).

1998
XV Ibiza Biennial. Ibizagraphic ´98. Spain.
Miniprint International Triennial, Tama Art University Museum. Tokyo, Japan.
Print International Triennial. Kanagawa ´98. Japan.
XII Latinoamerican and Caribean Print Biennial of San Juan. Puerto Rico.
Contemporary Argentine Graphic, Kaire-Desine Galery. Lithuania (Invited artist).
Trace 1998, VI Biennial of Contemporaine Print. Paris, France.
XI Art Iberoamerican Biennial. 200 years of the Litography Invention. Mexico (Invited artist).
Argentine Graphic. 100 years of Argentine Japanese Relations exhibition. Tokyo. Komagane Kogen Art Museum. Japan (Invited artist).
“Los Derechos Humanos” exhibition in 50° Aniversary. Felicien Rops Museum. Namur, Belgic.
Contemporary Argentina Litography. 3th Edition. Borges Cultural Center. Buenos Aires. (Curator artist).

1997
Xylon 13th International Winterthur.Suiza.
Intergrafia ´97. Katowice, Poland.
2th International Graphic Triennial Bitola ´97. Macedonia Republic.
Contemporaine Argentine Litography. 2th Edition. Print National Museum. Buenos Aires. (Curator artist).

1996
XVI Mini-Print International.Cadaqués. Spain.
XIV Ibiza Bienal “Ibiza Graphic ´96”.Spain.
Contemporaine Argentina Litography. 1th Edition. Print National Museum. Buenos Aires. (Curator artist).

1995
Argentine Prints. Argentine Embassy of Brasilia, Catolic Campinas University. Brasil.


INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

1994
Honorific Mention, Print. International Print Triennial ´94. Krakovia, Poland.

2003
Excellence Prize, International Print Biennial in Beijing, China. Editions

2002
DF. Proyectos. International Collection of Prints. Madrid, Spain.
Edition of print: Anthropopaghy.
Publications

2004
Art Le Sabord, number 68, Trois-Rivière, Quebec, Canada.

 


WORKS AT THE PERMANENT COLLECTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING MUSEUM

Print National Museum. Buenos Aires, Argentine.
Contemporary Art Museum. Buenos Aires, Argentine.
Puerto Rico Culture’s Institute.Puerto Rico.
Ukranian Independent Center of Contemporary Art, Ucrania.
International Print Triennial Society. Poland.
U.E.C.L.A.A., University of Essex Collection of Latin American Art. England.
Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, Texas.
Panstwowe Muzeum. Majdanek, Poland.
Komagane Kogen Art Museum, Japan.
Hito Art Museum, Japan.
Sakima Art Museum, Okinawa, Japan.
Taiwan Museum of Art, Taiwan.
Macau Museum of Art, China.
Beijing Tai-he Masterpiece, China.
National Library. Madrid, Spain.
Huelva Museum, Andalucía,Spain.
Diputacion of Huelva, Andalucia, Spain.
International Center of Contemporary Print. Betanzos,Spain.
Modern Art Museum, Santo Domingo, Dominic Republic.
Solidarity Museum Salvador Allende. Santiago, Chile.
Fundation Antonio Perez, Cuenca, Spain.
Atelier Presse Papier, Trois-Rivière, Quebec, Canada.
among others.

 

Address:
Llavallol 2275, Bs. As.
CP : 1417, Argentina.
TE : (5411) 45670463.
E-mail:
rafaelgil02@hotmail.com
gilraf@gmail.com