Luis Fernandez

Born on the 29th of April 1900 in Oviedo and dead the 25th of October 1973.

Fernandez's work was influenced by the surrealists, that he met in Paris in 1926. Before 1945, Fernandez tried Geometric abstraction and Surrealism. Then, he will be influenced by Picasso. Fernandez met Breton, Eluard, Char and became friends with very different artists as Mondrian, Picasso, Pevsner, Arp, Giacometti and Brancusi.

Drawer, sculptor and painter, Fernandez was particularly interested in Ancient Masters of the XVIth and XVIIth centuries. Still lives, landscapes and portraits, imprinted with gravity, are characteristic of Fernandez.