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Concha Jerez

  • Concha Jerez © Gonzalo Arroyo / EL MUNDO

    Concha Jerez © Gonzalo Arroyo / EL MUNDO

  

Speciality

Audiovisual / multimedia

 

 

Date of birth

1941
  


"This interdisciplinary artist has focused on performance work and, since the 1980s, her activity as a composer has been linked to the radio."

Born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in 1941, she studied piano at the Royal Superior Conservatory of Music in Madrid and graduated in Political Sciences from Madrid University. Since 1976, she has worked on the concept of the installation, as work in situ, in large spaces. She has created many individual works in Spain, Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, etc.

She has made art works for radio for various European radio stations. Since 1989, she has worked on numerous projects with composer and intermedia artist José Iges.
 

Awards

Gold Medal for Merit in Fine Arts (2011)
MAV Award (2012)
National Plastic Arts Award (2015)
Velázquez Prize for Plastic Arts (2017)

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