Skater, 2021

by Luis Miguel Aparisi

Painting : oil

91.9 x 73.2 x 1 cm 36.2 x 28.8 x 0.4 inch

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91.9 x 73.2 x 1 cm 36.2 x 28.8 x 0.4 inch Height x Width x Depth


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Artwork location: Spain

The artist is inspired by african art as a reference to the current street art, the use of figures with little detail of drawing, and even something primitive, ancestral.......... The human being since the beginning of time has painted his body as a differentiating element of the rest of the animals......... The rites, the invocations to the spirits, the memory of their ancestors and even the hierarchy within the tribe was marked by different attires and colors.  

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Luis Miguel Aparisi, Skater

Luis Miguel Aparisi

Spain  • 1942


Artist Statement:

I am a Spanish painter with great experience and preparation. I was born in Valencia into a middle-class family, my father was a professional soldier and my mother dedicated her life to domestic work and the education of her three sons. I studied primary and secondary education in Valencia and Alicante, and higher university studies in Madrid and Alicante, School of Architecture and Construction Engineering, due to my great love for painting I also studied at the Circulo de Bellas Artes and the Superior School of Arts. and Artistic Crafts of Madrid.
I started with totally academic artistic works, then a figurative painting and latterly an abstract and conceptual painting.
I have traveled to several countries around the world like France, United Kingdom, Italy, Portugal, Switzerland, Croatia, Greece, Turkey, Tunisia, Malta, Germany and the United States -United.
My latest works attempt to make the viewer feel my emotions, which I express with a very varied and luminous color palette.


School of Architecture, School of Construction Engineering, Circle of Fine Arts, Higher School of Arts and Crafts of Madrid


1971 - Tikal Hall in Madrid.
1973 - Montepio Commercial and Industrial Madrid.
1975 - Kreisler Gallery.
1976 - Galerie Baron Remé Brussels Stens.
1977 - London Oxford Gallery.
1978 - Laredo's Finest City Hall.
1979 - Fianna Vigo Gallery in Rome.
1979 - Exhibition Hall of the Municipal Fund of Burgos.
1980 - Novart Gallery.
1981 - Catalan Circle of Madrid.
1982 - Ingres Gallery in Madrid.
1983 - Novart Gallery.
2001 – Forum Gallery in New York.
2002 - Kempinsky Hotel Estepona (Malaga).
2008 - Salle Gaspar de Rocafull.
2009 - Selected for the Venice Biennale.
2011 - Exhibition at Mubag - Museum of Contemporary Art
2011 - Selected for the Florence Biennale.
2011 - Anthological exhibition at the Elda Musical Garden (Alicante)
2012 - From the Museum to the Exhibition Hall of the Cultural Space of El Corte Ingles in Alicante.

Professional/teaching experience:

Founder and teacher of outdoor painting classes in Laredo Santander, for over five years.

Artistic influences:

Currently my works can be included in abstract expressionism and I feel influenced in one way or another by Gerhard Richter or Jackson Pollock.

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