MARQUES DE JADRAQUE
b. 1961, Palencia, Spain. Lives and works in New York, USA.

An abstract artist, Garcia creates colorful images of human figures and objects. Creative, energetic and witty, his pieces juxtapose object and man. His artworks are mysterious and humorous, and offer a new perspective of the dynamic between our inner self and the outside world.
Biography

Born in Palencia, Spain, 1961. Currently lives & works in Brooklyn, New York.

 

EDUCATION

2004           
OTIS College of Art and Design. Los Ángeles ,California

1986  
L’escuela Libre del Mediterraneo, Barcelona, Spain

1984           
Real Circulo Artistico de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

1979           
Escuela de Artes Aplicadas y Oficios Artisticos, Palenica, Spain

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2007 
Santologia, Galeria Alberto Misrachi, Mexico D.F., Mexico

2005  
Clotheslines, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
Tendales, Marion Meyer Gallery, Laguna Beach, California, U.S.A.

2003  
Schaverman Library Gallery, El Camino College, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
My beautiful Hong Kong, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
Cartoon Network Studios, Burbank, California, U.S.A.

2002           
People In Line, Marion Meyer Gallery, Laguna Beach, California, U.S.A.
People In Line, AZ Productions Gallery, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

2001  
Windows, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong                                   
Paintings, Marion Meyer Gallery, Laguna Beach, California, U.S.A.
People In Line, Galeria Alberto Misrachi, Mexico D.F., Mexico

2000           
Coffee Cups, Marion Meyer Gallery, Laguna Beach, California, U.S.A.

1999           
Cabrea Restaurant, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
Clothes Line Installation, AZ Productions, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

1998           
Recent Works, St. Louis Artists Guild, St Louis, Missouri

1997           
Black and White, Merging One Gallery, Santa Monica, California, U.S.A.

1996           
Hotel Nikko, Galeria Alberto Misrachi, Mexico D.F., Mexico
Paintings, Katie de Tilly Contemporary Artists, Hong Kong

1993           
Clothes Line Installation (Landscape of United States), Ca’brea Restaurant, Los Angeles,  California, U.S.A.

1992           
Landscape and Bodegones, Cultural Center, Diputacion Provincial, Palencia, Spain
Coffee Cups, Ca’brea Restaurant in conjunction with American Cancer Society, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

1991           
Galeria J.C. Silve, Valle de Bravo, Mexico
Galeria Alberto Misrachi, Mexico D.F., Mexico
Vertigo Club, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
Boyd Sherrel Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1988           
Quinto Centenario del Descubrimiento de America, U.S. Grand Hotel, San Diego, California, U.S.A.
Quinto centenario del Descubrimiento de America, MGM Studios, Culver City, California, U.S.A.
Quinto centenario del Descubrimiento de America, Hotel Roosevelt, Hollywood, California, U.S.A.

1988   
Improvisation, Comedy Club, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
Vertigo Restaurant, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

1987           
L.A.´s Spanish heritage, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
Rogers on Rodeo Gallery, Beverly Hills, California, U.S.A.

1983           
Portraits, Salon Piti Hall, Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico

1981           
Bodegones, Galeria Caja Central de Avila, Avila, Spain

1980           
Retratos, Bodegones y Paisajes, Galeria Delegacion de Cultura, Palencia, Spain

1979           
Bodegones, Galeria Sala Borja, Valladolid, Spain

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2005   
Plural View, Studio 18, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

2003     
Washington Square, East Galleries, New York University, New York, U.S.A.

2002     
Yellowstone Art Museum, Small Works Auction

1996           
Sculpture, Choc Mool Gallery, Beverly Hills, California, U.S.A.
Jackie Kodner Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.
USC, Town and Gown Hall, U.S.A.

1994           
Rachele Lozzi Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1992           
Galeria Alberto Misrachi, Mexico D.F., Mexico

1989           
Q Gallery, Santa Monica, California, U.S.A.

1988           
Galeria Michelangelo, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.

1987           
La Pallete Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
Bruch Gallery, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

 

COMMISSIONS

2000            
Mexico D.F. Mural, Hospital Infantil “ Federico Gomez”,Titulo “Afecto”

1990          
Chevron Promotion for World Cup Soccer, Italy, 1990

1988           
Spain 1992 Poster Collection by the National Tourist Office of Spain
Commissioned promotional painting for Fiesta Broadway by KMEX-TV (channel 34), Los Angeles, California

1987           
14 Paintings, Spain´s Cultural Heritage on the sauthland, by National Tourist Office of Spain, Los Angeles, California
Commissioned collection of works and paintings, a Homage to Spanish Heritage by the National Tourist Office of Spain, Los Angeles

1983           
Portraits, Summer, Ciutat del Vaticano, Italy

1982           
Commissioned portrait of H.H. Pope John Paul II by the Cultural Foundation of Barcelona, Apostolic Palace. Vatican City, Italy
Victor Vallata, Mexico

 

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Adolfo Autrei, Mexico
Aira Kreshs, Mexico
Alfred Abitsbol, Miami, Florida
Alvaro Lopez Castro, Mexico
Andrew Abitsbol, Mexico
Apostolic Palace, Vatican City, Italy
Banco Exterior de España, Los Angeles, Califonia
Bilingual Arts Foundation, Los Angeles, California
Billy Wilder Collection, Los Angeles
Cedars Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles, California
Dr. George Fastlich, Mexico
Fondacion Diaz Caneja, Palencia, Spain
Foundation of Bilingual Arts, Los Angeles
Fundacion Diaz Caneja, Palencia, España
Guillermo Cantu, Mexico
Hospitl Infantil Federico Gomez, Mexico D.F.
Janine Silva, Paris, France
Marqueses de Canales de Chozas, Madrid, Spain
National Tourist Office of Spain, Los Angeles, California
Pablo Luna, Mexico
Plaza de la Raza Foundation, Los Angeles, California
Restaurante Champs Elysees, Mexico D.F.
Restaurante Prendes Mexico, Mexico D.F.
Roberto Chiprut M.D., Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California
Scholb Rierchmandorf, Schusselfeld, Germany
Spain 92 Foundation, Washington D.C, USA
Spanish Government Tourist Office, Los Angeles
The Vatican

 

AWARDS

1999            
Local Hero of the Year Award, Hispanic Heritage month. KCET and Union Bank of California