ABOUT PABLO MERCHANTE
Pablo Merchante (1979, Sevilla) studied Fine Arts in the University of Seville and continous with the Master of Idea and Production in focus in Contemporany Art at the same university.
Merchante has a lot of awards and scholarships and his work has been acquired for important collections of contemporany art like Art-Circle Fundation (Slovenia), Bogliasco Fundation (New York) or Valentín Madariaga Fundation.
In 2019 has been one of the ten finalist of the Painting BMW Award, among 2500 works submitted and his works has been exposed in nationals and internationals fairs like Arco.
Pablo Díaz Merchante presents a work where the formal accent is on the stress complexity, the combination of the finishes and the tactile quality of the works as well as the importance of the tradition in our days.
Like the artists says, the conceptual interest is in the actual human identity. The diversification of personalities or the paper of a person inside the smalls and bigs social groups. The issues he uses are the paradise and the human.
“I pursue, a painting as a language, as a form of reflection but also as the best way to support life”
Pablo Díaz Merchante, artist, painter, Sevilla 1979.