PROFILE

Cecilia Sebastian de Erice (Madrid in 1996) She graduated in Fine Arts from Manchester Metropolitan University, with honors, and has completed an Erasmus at the Academy of Fine Arts in Venice (Italy). She has worked as an intern managing and organizing the ARCO fair and resides in Madrid, the city where she also manages her artistic production space. Co-founder of www.moodart.es, an online platform dedicated to disseminating art events in the capital. She has won awards such as the MAFA President Painting Award, by the Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, and has been mentioned as an outstanding artist at the Genoa Biennale, Italy.

 

EXHIBITIONS

2020                   Alégrame Esas Pascuas, Factoría de Arte y Desarrollo, Madrid.

                           New Era, Art Number 23, Online

                           Winter Exhibition, Lyndenhall Studio, Kent

                           Apertura, Gärna Art Gallery, Madrid.

2019                   Alégrame Esas Pascuas, Factoría de Arte y Desarrollo, Madrid.

                           MAFA, Stockport Art Gallery, Manchester.

                           III Biennale Genova, Genova​.

2018                   Alégrame Esas Pascuas, Factoría de Arte y Desarrollo, Madrid.

                           Take Flight, Manchester School of Art, Manchester.

                           Pigment, Link Gallery, Manchester.

                           Museum of Colours, Goodstock, Manchester.

2017                   Christmas Exhibition, Grosvenor Gallery, Manchester.

2016                   Work in Progress III, Link Gallery, Manchester.

                           Museum of Imaginative Knowledge, London Scottish House, Manchester.

2015                   Work in Progress II, Link Gallery, Manchester.

                           Medicine in Art, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester.

2014                   Work in Progress, Link Gallery, Manchester.

AWARDS

2019                   Mention of Honour MAFA show, Stockport Art Gallery, Manchester. Featured artist in III Biennale Genova, Genova​.

2018                   MAFA President Painting Award. Manchester School of Art, Manchester.

                           Nomination for Outstanding Contribution to Arts, Manchester Metropoli- tan University, Manchester.

EDUCATION

2018-2019          Master in Art Market and Management of Related Industries, Universi- dad Antonio de Nebrija, Madrid.

2015-2018          BA(HONS) Fine Art, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester.

2016-2017          Erasmus, Accademia di Belle Arti Venezia: October-February, Venice.

2014-2015          Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Manchester Metropolitan Univer sity, Manchester.

 

​​EXPERIENCE

2019-Present     Co-Founder of MOODART www.moodart.es

2019-2020          Intern at ARCO 2020, IFEMA, Madrid.

2018-2019          Resident artist at Espacio PROA, Madrid 

2018                   Curator of Museum of Colours, Goodstock, Manchester

2018                   Curator of Pigment Link Gallery, Manchester