Contests

2018 * Purchase Award. ARC Salon. USA.
* Best trompe l’œil. ARC Salon. USA.
* First prize Pastel Category . ALL MEDIA ART COMPETITION. Artist Magazine. USA.
2017 * Pastel Journal “Founder’s Award” 19th ANNUAL PASTEL 100 Competition, Pastel Journal, USA.
* First prize Pastel Category 19th ANNUAL PASTEL 100 Competition, Pastel Journal, USA.
* Honorable Mention Category Animal & Wild life. 19th ANNUAL PASTEL 100 Competition,
Pastel Journal, USA .
* Prix de Pastel Award. International Association of Pastel Societies.
* Award of Excellence. I Dauni, Vieste Italy.
2016 * 1st Prize I Pastel Biennial “Pastel en Perigord”. Saint-Aulaye, France.
* “Chairman´s Choice” Award. 2015/2016 ARC Salon. USA.
* Honourable Mention. 2015/2016 ARC Salon. USA.
* Finalist in the Portrait Category with 2 works. 2015/2016 ARC Salon. USA.
* II International Biennial of Pastel Painting. Suzhou, China.
* 1st Prize – “Still life & Floral category”.18th PASTEL 100 COMPETITION. USA.
* Honourable Mention -“Portrait & Figure category”. 18th PASTEL 100 COMPETITION. USA.
* Honourable Mention – “Animal & Wildlife category”.18th PASTEL 100 COMPETITION. USA.
* Finalist 29th IAPS Juried Exhibition (International Association of Pastel Societies). USA.
* Honourable Mention. III Edition of ModPortrait 2016, Art Gallery ARTELIBRE,
Zaragoza, in collaboration with the European Museum of Modern Art (MEAM). Barcelona.
* III INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF PASTEL PAINTING IN SPAIN. ASPAS. Oviedo.
2015 * Honourable Mention – Figurative category – Art Renewal Center. USA.
* “Maggie Price Award of Excellence” – IAPS (International Association of Pastel Societies) USA.
* Selected for”Figurativas 2015” exhibition. MEAM (European Museum of Modern Art) Barcelona.
* Finalist 2014/2015 ARC (Art Renewal Center) Salon. USA
* Salon de Pastel de l’Est Parisienne. París, France.
2014 * Honourable Mention. II Edition of ModPortrait 2014, Art Gallery ARTELIBRE,
Zaragoza, in collaboration with the European Museum of Modern Art (MEAM). Barcelona.
* 1st Prize in the category Still life. II Internacional Virtual Competition by ASPAS
* 3rd prize “Collection Beaux-Arts Réalistes“. International Virtual Pastel Contest. Canada.
* Selection of the II INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF PASTEL PAINTERS. ASPAS. Centro
Cultural S. Pedro, Marbella, Málaga.
* INTERNATIONAL SALON OF PASTEL PAINTING “Art du Pastel en France”. Giverny, France.
* INTERNATIONAL SALON OF PASTEL PAINTING “Pastel en Perigord”. Saint-Aulaye, France.
* INTERNATIONAL SALON OF PASTEL PAINTING “Pastel en Bretagne”. Fougères, France.
* 42nd Open Juried Exhibition “ENDURING BRILLANCE. Pastel Society of America (PSA).
The National Arts Club. New York. U.S.A
* 1ª Bienal Internacional de la Pintura al Pastel. Suzhou, China
2013 * Honourable Mention. I Edition of ModPortrait 2013, Art Gallery ARTELIBRE,
Zaragoza, in collaboration with the European Museum of Modern Art (MEAM). Barcelona.
* Honourable Mention. “PASTEL 100 COMPETITION”. The Pastel Journal. U.S.A..
* 1st Prize winner of Girault Pastels. INTERNATIONAL SALON OF PASTEL PAINTING.
Saint-Aulaye, France.
* 41st Open Juried Exhibition “ENDURING BRILLANCE” Pastel Society of America (PSA).
The National Arts Club. New York.
* II INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF PASTEL PAINTING IN SPAIN, ASPAS. Oviedo
2012 * BP PORTRAIT AWARD 2012. National Portrait Gallery. London. U.K.
2011 * 1st Prize winner of the Special Prize “Galería Monticelli” FIRST INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL
OF PASTEL PAINTING IN SPAIN, ASPAS. Oviedo
2006 * 1st Prize winner II CONTEST OF THE SPANISH CONTEMPORARY MUSEUM OF
ETCHING. Marbella, Málaga.
1996 * XX ART COMPETITION “CIUDAD DE MANZANARES”. Manzanares, Ciudad Real.
1994 * I INTERNATIONAL PRIZE OF PAINTING “PUERTO BANÚS”. Marbella, Málaga.
1982 * I ART COMPETITION “CRISTÓBAL RUIZ”. Villacarrillo, Jaén