Biography of Mónica S. Katz / Plastic Artist


Mónica Katz was born on December 8th 1947. Her professional formation started at the age of 11 with Professor Beatriz Spagnuolo. She graduated from the Visual Arts National Schools (Escuelas Nacionales de Artes Visuales) of M. Belgrano (1964), P. Pueyrredón (1967) and E. de la Cárcova (1971), achieving the Gold Medal distinction. She participated in the Taller de Murales (1972) and received a scholarship by the Fundación J. Ordeñana of San Miguel de Tucumán (1982). She attended the workshops delivered by the professors Carlos Cañas (1964), Leo Vinci (1964), Aníbal Carreño (1967) and Juan Orellana (1994 and 2013). Her works were part of the Fortabat collection (2001), Henry Moore Oncology Institute, William Osler Institute and Benetton Italian Foundation. Since 1969, she has carried out 30 individual expositions, among them the Vermeer Gallery, ArteBA, Palais de Glace, Banco del Noroeste Foundation (Salta), Galería Hoy en el Arte, Alejandro Bustillo Gallery, Banco de la Nación. Scheinshon Gallery, Casa de la Cultura de Ensenada, Modern Art Gallery in Córdoba, El Cardón Gallery (S. M. de Tucumán).

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Premios Nacionales (selección)

2017 ⎮ Special mention from the Sociedad de Artistas Plásticos of Buenos Aires.

2014 ⎮ 2º Prize. 1ª Hall Textile Textures. Argentine Textile Art Centre.

2010 ⎮ 1º Prize in Drawing. Sociedad de Artistas Plásticos of Buenos Aires. (SAAP).

2008 ⎮ 1º Prize Arts and Environment. Environment Travelling Museum (Museo Ambiental Itinerante). Government of the City of Buenos Aires.

2000/1999 ⎮ 1º Prize. Núcleo Gallery. Buenos Aires.

1998 ⎮ 2º Prize. Drawing. Sociedad de Artistas Plásticos. Buenos Aires.

1984 ⎮ 1º Prize. Arts and Crafts in Latin America. Art Gallery: Club de Buenos Aires.

1969 ⎮ 1º Prize. XIV Autumn Hall of San Fernando. Province of Buenos Aires.

1971 ⎮ 1º Prize XVI Argentine Hebrew Society.


Premios y Exposiciones Internacionales (selección)

2011 ⎮ Affordable Art Fair. New York. USA.

2009 ⎮ Hermandad de los pueblos. Punta del Este. Uruguay.

2007 ⎮ ARWI Fair. San Juan de Puerto Rico.

1998 ⎮ International exhibition of Mini Etching. MIG 98. Terrassa. Barcelona. Spain.

1998 ⎮ Ex-Libris. Adam Mickiewicz Museum. Poland.

1998 ⎮ Ex-Libris. 50ª Anniversary of the State of Israel. Buenos Aires.

1993 ⎮ 2º Prize Painting. Association of Art Critics and Commentators. Miami. USA.

1991 ⎮ Dome Gallery. New York. USA.

1987 ⎮ Homage to Jorge Luis Borges (Invited by the Argentine Embassy in Brussels). Diálogo Gallery. Brussels. Belgium.

1986 ⎮ Delpha Space Gallery. France.


Muestras Colectivas (selección)

2018 ⎮ Geometries and Abtractions. SAAP Artists. UCEMA.

2017 ⎮ Sociedad Artistas Plásticos of Buenos Aires.

2013 ⎮ Skull art. Art and Design Gallery Imán de la Boca.

2011 ⎮ Expotrastienda. La Rural, Buenos Aires.

2008 ⎮ Evita Museum. Buenos Aires.

Since 2008 until today: Travelling exhibition “18 Miradas sobre Evita” in Buenos Aires, Chaco, Tucumán, Salta, Misiones, Bonfiglioli Museum, Villa María Córdoba, among other provinces.


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