Lluis Bolivar was born in Barcelona, Spain in 1961. He obtained his Teaching & Art History BA at the University of Barcelona and his PHD in Psychology from the University of Tarragona.  At present he is working as a child psychologist at Reus high school.
He self-taught himself to draw & paint helping out at “Del Caos al Cosmos” workshop in L’Agustina Sobrino where he is testing out new & exciting techniques to enhance portrait & people paintings in acrylic. Prior to that, he had been working on landscapes.
While working on different techniques and materials to create his paintings he showed his artwork in the following places:

 

 


CAFES:

  • Café d”Iari. – Reus, April 2003
  • Café Paris – Reus, June 203
  • Café d”Iari. – Reus, January & February 2004
  • Quietudes – Café Centre de Lectura, June 2004
  • Abysys – Reus, January 2005
  • Restaurant “El Iaio” – June to October  2005
  • Restaurant “La Magrana”  – April to July 2006
  • Absys – Reus, June 2009
ASSOCIATIONS:
  • Castillejar – Granada, August 2003
  • Castillejar – Granada, August 2004
  • Castillejar – Granada, August 2005
  • Petjades a la Invencio – Reus Sport Center, August to September 2006
  • Castillejar – Granada, August 2006
  • Castillejar – Granada, August 2007
  • Castillejar – Granada, August 2008
  • Sala D’Or Vell. Art Constanti – Reus, December & January 2009 / 2010
  • Sala D’Or Vell. Art Constanti – Reus, December & January 2010 / 2011
AWARDS:
  • Arnau de Palomar Finalist – Reiudoms, 2005
  • Arnau de Palomar – Reiudoms, 2006
  • 29th Annual Town of Cambrils Finalist – Cambrils 2008
GALARIES:
  • Temps d’una Mirada – Reading Center in Reus, 4th to 26th January 2003
  • Jeremies Lis Studio – Reus, March 2003
  • Quietuds, La Vilella Alta – July 2004
  • Va de Diables, CERAP – Riudoms, 7th to 26th July 2006
  • Va de Diables, Reading Center in Reus, 15th September to 1st October 2006
  • Francesc, Montblanc, 10th to 31st October 2007
  • Mirall 3, Sala La Vicaria dels Amics of Reus, 20th June to 2nd July 2008
  • Miralls, Sala Santa Llucia, 15th to 30th of January 2009
  • Espurnes, Pati de la Diputacio de Tarragona, 3rd to 27th September 2009
  • Paisatge Amat, Paisate Creat – Club Nautic of Salou, 17th to 30th July 2010
  • Cercant La Llum – Tinglado 4 del Moll de Costa del Port de Tarragona, August 2010
  • La Memoria del Foc – Sala uatre del Museo d’Historia I Art de Reus, June 2012
  • La Memoria del Foc – Museu de Vallmoll, May & June 2013
  • Pincees de Realite, Maison d’Associacions – Orleans, France 17th to 22nd  March 2008
INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:
  • Pincees de Realite – Maison d’Associacions, Orleans, France 17th to 22nd March 2008
  • Permanent Exhibition at the Clay Corner Inn – Blacksburg, Virginia USA