Isidro López-Aparicio is an international spanish artist, curator, professor and art activist.
Lives: Spain, United Kingdom, Finland, Western Sahara…
PhD in Fine Arts, senior lecturer at the University of Granada, Master of Environmental Management, Institute for Ecological Research EU, member of the Institute of Research of the Peace and the conflicts. Director of the state research group “Creation, Edition and Conservation of the Image”. President of the Active Art Association. Author of 7 books, 14 chapters and more than 25 articles.
From 1988 take part regularly in international Arts Fairs and does plentifully individual and group exhibitions and installations in Spain, Italy, United Kingdom, Portugal, Germany, Dutch, Belgium, the United States, Finland, Hungary, Russia, Greece, Rumania, Papua New Guinea, Norway, Fiji, Egypt, China, etc his artwork is part of state and private collections and it have been deserving of critique in numerous specialized mass media.
Director of the Artifariti Art Residency, Curator of Arcopaz, Velez Blanco, Almería, Art Action International Art Festival CABEZABAJO and current curator of the International Art Encounters in the Western Sahara.
Awarded and granted for the extension of studies and the artistic creation in the following centers: Raffaello academy, Centro Didattico Internacionales Artistico Culturales, Urbino (It.), Loughborough College of Art and Design (UK), Polytechnic of Central London-University of Westminster, London (UK), Teekengenootschap Pictura, Dordecht (Hll), University of South Carolina, Columbia (USA), Real Academy of Beautiful Arts of Budapest (Hng.), University of New Mexico, Tamarind Institute, Alburqueque (USA), Delfi annex in Athens Schoole of Fine Arts (Grc.), Darat Al Funun (Jordan) etc.
He has given conferences, seminars and art courses in the following institutions: Akademie der Bildenden Künste München (Germany), University of Hertfordshire, Faculty of Art and Design, Chelsea College of Art and Design, School of Art (UK), Academie Royale des Beaux-Arts de Bruxelles, Hogeschool Sint-Lukas Brussel (Belgium), Istaháskóli Íslands, Iceland Academy of the Arts (Isl.), Kunsthochschule, Berlin-Weißensee, Hochschule für Gestaltung (Ger), Universidade of Lisbon, Faculdade de Belas-Artes (Pt.) Skola Vysoká umêleckoprûmyslová, Prague (Czech Republic), Accademia A.A.B.B. Brera, Milano (It.), University of the South Pacific (Suva, Fiji)…
Chairman of the Fine Art European Forum and part of the board of The European League of Institutes of Art.