Manuel Arce

1951 Born in Badajoz, Spain
1977 Began his artistic career
Lives in Madrid, Spain
Self-taught artist

Solo Exhibitions
1991 Center of Culture and Education, Badajoz, Spain
1993 Villardompardo Palace, Jaen, Spaini
1995 Andalucia House, Leganes, Spain

Group Exhibitions
International Museum of Naןve Art, Jaen, Spain
L’Ille de France Museum of Naןve Art, Ivelines, France
Municipal Museum, Burgos, Spain
1988 Provincial Diputacion of Jaen, Jaen, Spain
Naןve Center, Madrid
Picasso Art Hall, Colmenar Viejo, Madrid
Artists’ Cafי, San Pedro de Alcantara, Malaga
Olenka Gallery, Valladolid, Spain
1989 Naןve Center, Madrid
Albeniz Theater, Madrid
Musuem of Bages, Bages, France
Magerit Gallery, Madrid
Almagro Theatre Museum, Ciudad Real, Spain
1990 Naןve Center, Madrid
Max Fourny Naןve Art Museum, Paris
Center of Culture and Education, Caceres, Spain
Magerit Gallery, Madrid
Llorens Hall, Barcelona
Naןve Art Salon, Aranjuez, Madrid
Association of Painters, Madrid
Rail Club Hall, Madrid
Naןve Art Museum, Luzzara, Italy
Son San Juan Airport, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
1991 Casino Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
Moncloa Art Hall, Madrid
Guimaraes Museum of Naןve Art, Guimaraes, Portugal
Association of Painters, Madrid
1992 French Institute Gallery, Madrid
Puerto de Toledo Market, Madrid
Carmen Andrade Gallery, Madrid
Casino Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
San Juan Monastery, Burgos, Spain
1993 Galileo Cultural Center, Madrid
Center of Congresses and Exhibitions, Ibercaja, Zaragoza, Spain
Spanish Fund, Ponferrada, Leon, France
2004 International Festival of Folklore of Extremadura, Diputacion of Badajoz, Spain
2006 “Iberian Reveries”, GINA Gallery of International Naןve Art, Tel Aviv
2008 Galeria Eboli, Madrid

Prizes
1992 Mention of Honor, Casino Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
3rd Prize, Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, Madrid
1995 Mention of Honor, Casino Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
2nd Prize, Association of Painters, Madrid
1996 1st Prize, Association of Painters, Madrid
1997 Mention of Honor, Casino Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
1999 3rd Prize, Association of Painters, Madrid
Silver Medal, Virgen de la Capilla, Jaen, Spain
Mention of Honor, Casino Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
2nd Prize, Galileo Cultural Center, Madrid
Mention of Honor, Casino Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
2005 Selected Artist, 1st International Contest of Naןve Painting, District of Chamberi, Madrid

Bibliography
“El Teatro en La pintura Naif”, Madrid Community, Madrid
“L’Art Naif Espagnol”, Max Fourny Museum, Paris
“Dictionary of Spanish Painters and Sculptors of the 20th Century”, Editorial Forum Artis S.L
“Diccionario de Artistas Contemporaneaos de Madrid”

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