Maria Julia Fraile

1935 Born in Cartagena, Spain
1975 Began her artistic career
1982 Left Cartagena for Madrid, Spain
Self-taught artist
2004 Returned to Cartagena, Spain

Solo Exhibitions
1981 Economical Society of Friends of the Country, Cartagena, Spain
1982 Domingo Torres Art Gallery, Cartagena, SSpain
1982 Salcillo Art Gallery, La Manga del Mar Menor, Cartagena, Spain
1983 Zaque Art Gallery, Madrid,
1986 International Skal Club, Torremolinos, Spain
1986 Science Center, Alicante, Spain
1986 Alicante and Murcia Savings Fund, Benidorm, Spain
1986 Alicante and Murcia Savings Fund, Villena, Spain
1987 Alicante and Murcia Savings Fund, Altea, Spain
1987 Provincial Savings Fund, Malaga, Spain
1988 Quiros Art Gallery, Madrid
1989 Vivaldi Art Gallery, Elche, Spain
1990 Magerit Art Gallery, Madrid
1991 Cantabria Fund, Santander, Spain
1992 La Concha Art Gallery, Santander, Spain
1994 Mirat Art Gallery, Madrid
1996 Magerit Art Gallery, Madrid
1998 Roglan Gallery, Barcelona
2001 Roglan Gallery, Barcelona

Group Exhibitions
1988 Deputation of Jaen, Jaen, Spain
1988 Naןve Center, Madrid
1988 Artist Cafי, San Pedro de Alcantara, Malaga, Spain
1988 Picasso Salon, Colmenar Viejo, Madrid
1988 Olena Gallery, Valladolid, Spain
1988 Quiros Salon, Madrid
1989 4th International Salon of Naןve Art, Paris
1989 Albeniz Theater, Madrid
1989 Magerit Salon, Madrid
1989 Chiesa Salon, Mahon, Spain
1989 Magerit Salon, Madrid
1990 5th International Salon of Naןve Art, Paris
1990 Museum d’art Naif Max Fourny, Paris
1991 Museum of International Naןve Art, Luzzara, Italy
1992 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
1992 Galileo Salon, Madrid
1993 Guimaraes Naive Art Museum, Portugal
1993 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
1993 Evangelistic and Culture Foundation, Portuguese Catholic University, Lisbon
1993 Cultural Foundation of Spain Ponferrada, Spain
1993 Logrono Town Hall, Logrono, Spain
1993 House of the Butchers Cultural Center, Leon, France
1993 Moncloa Cultural Center, Madrid
1993 Villa Cultural Center, Madrid
1994 Mirart Gallery, Madrid
1994 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
1994 Cultural Center, Plasencia, Spain
1995 Antares Club, Sevilla, Spain
1995 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
1996 Cultural Center, Torrelodones, Spain
1996 “Our Lady of Africa” University, Madrid
1997 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
1997 Cultural Center, Collado Villalba, Madrid
1997 Cervantes Studies Center, Alcala de Henares, Madrid
1998 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
1998 Figueras Naןve Art Museum, Gerona, Spain
1999 Madrid Fund, Ciudad Real, Aranjuez, Madrid
2000 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
2000 Galileo Cultural Center, Madrid
2001 Dr. Fourquet Gallery Center, Madrid
2001 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
2001 Galileo Cultural Center, Madrid
2002 El Almacen del Puerto Art Gallery, Cabo Palos, Spain
2002 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
2003 Mesoneros Romanos Center, Madrid
2006 “Iberian Reveries”, GINA Gallery of International Naןve Art, Tel Aviv

Prizes
Mention of Honor, 13th National Salon of Naןve Painting, Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
Mention of Honor, 14th National Salon of Naןve Painting, Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
Mention of Honor, Evangelistic and Culture Foundation, Portuguese Catholic University, Lisbon
Mention of Honor, 19th National Salon of Naןve Painting, Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal
2005 Selected Artist, 1st International Contest of Naןve Painting, District of Chamberi, Madrid

Bibliography
“Spanish Naןve Art”, Max Fourny, Paris
“Dictionary of Spanish Painters and Sculptors of the 20th Century”, Editorial Forum Artis S.L

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