Manuel Muñoz Barberan

Born in 1921 - Spain


Lorca May 26, 1921 - Murcia December 1, 2007

Artist extensive records and defined style, had as north aesthetic figurative painting, in the post-impressionism, and in light volumes as an ally to model, suggest plans and give their creations a particular atmosphere. Notable their contribution to the Murcian religious painting, the pictorial genres for which is best known focus on the landscape in all its aspects, portraiture, still life and scenes of manners, which incorporated innovative views and formats. His role as the historical writer and researcher developed mainly through collaborations in press. Editor in the history of the Region of Murcia, in his bibliography deserve special mention books Charter Aunt Know !, Quantos ... Window to yesterday, New biography of Licensed Cascales, De Murcia life of Ginés Pérez de Hita and About the author of the "apocryphal" Don Quixote. For his artistic work, and among others, he received the following awards: "Madrileño Landscape" (1965); Silver Palm Biennial (Elche 1966); Villacis (1967); Laurel de Murcia (1967); and Gold Medal of the VI National Exhibition (Murcia 1968). It was academician of Alfonso X and St. Mary of the Arrixaca and Official Chronicler of Murcia. In 1990 Lorca named Illustrious Son and gives the Gold Medal. In 2003 he was awarded the Commendation of Number of the Order of Civil Merit and in 2008, posthumously, the Gold Medal of the Region of Murcia.

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