{}

Benjamín Torcal

Born in 1959 - Spain

BIOGRAPHY

biography under completion

Barcelona, 1959
Fine Arts (University of Barcelona).

The pictorial expression is for Benjamin Torcal a vital necessity, a requirement of existence. Each of his works becomes a confrontation in which the artist launches references filtered by their life attitude to the viewer. The references are rooted in the concepts of classical mythology.

His wild strokes show an orderly chaotic and eclectic character where we appreciate the expressionistic brushwork and the use of color as a reminiscence of the Renaissance.
This symbolic painting refers to the most diverse sources like mythology, classical culture, materialism or divine proportion through an anthropological vision that delivers the essential storyline of the painting.

His work tries to express moods through a relationship of composition and chromatic forces, that result in duality. Torcal resorts to human figures scattered in the pictorial space between ranges of colors that bring us closer to nature. Earth and man appear as the same concept, both pictorial and intellectual.

Read more
EXHIBITIONS

Individual exhibitions (since 2000)
2014
Joan Planellas gallery. Tossa de Mar.
Espaijml-do. Barcelona
2013
Gallery Rasmus. Copenhagen. Denmark.
Gallery Ar + 51. Toledo.
2012
Gallery Rasmus. Odense. Denmark.
DetgamleHavnekontor. Haderslev. Denmark.
Munken gallery. Løkken. Denmark
Gallery L'Ecusson. Monpellier. France.
2011
Tobaksgaarden. Assens. Denmark.
Gallery Rasmus. Copenhagen. Denmark.
2010
Tempus fugit. Carme Espinet Gallery. Barcelona.
Gallery Rasmus. Skagen. Denmark.
2009
IN VINO VERITAS. B.Piedemonte. Olite.
Gallery Rasmus. Copenhagen. Denmark.
2008
Gallery Rasmus. Kolding. Denmark.
Gallery Rasmus. Odense. Denmark.
2007
Galría Carme Espinet. Barcelona.
Gallery Rasmus. Copenhagen. Denmark.
Gallery Botó of Roda. Torroella de Montgrí
2006
Gallery Rasmus. Kolding. Denmark.
Gallery Rasmus. Odense. Denmark.
2005
Liquidarte. Carme Espinet Gallery. Barcelona.
Gallery Botó of Roda. Torroella de Montgri.
Gallery Rasmus. Copenhagen. Denmark.
2004
Gallery Antoni Pinyol. Reus.
2003
Susany gallery. Vic.
2002
Carme Espinet Gallery. Barcelona.
2001
Gallery Botó of Roda. Torroella de Montgri.
2000
Susany gallery. Vic.
Gallery Arbre de Lune. Uzès. France.
Gallery Arbre de Lune. Marseilles. France.

International fairs
ART COPENHAGEN. Copenhagen. Denmark.
ART2SEE 2004-2014. Odense. Denmark.
ARTFAIR 2010-2013. Herning, Hillerød, Aarhus, Kolding. Denmark
ART MADRID 2005-2014. Madrid.
ART 2007-2008 NIM. Nîmes. France.
2012 IN'ART. Girona.
ZURICH ART 2006-2008 INT. Zurich. Switzerland.
2007 LINEART. Ghent. Belgium.
2005-2006 ST-art10. Strasbourg. France.
KUNST 2005 KÖLN. Colony. Germany.
ARTE FIERA 2001. Bologna. Italy.
ARTEXPO 2003-2004. Barcelona.
FIA 1997-2001. Caracas. Venezuela

Read more
Our guarantees

Deliveries guaranteedby specialised carriers
Learn more

Secure payment by credit card, paypal or bank transfer
Learn more

Free returnswithin 14 business days
Learn more

The best prices Negotiated with our partnered galleries
Learn more

our clients

"Artsper gathers the best of art galleries in the world. I can therefore select art pieces from the comfort of my home with total peace of mind."

Sébastien Robineau - Lawyer

"Artsper's advisors helped me pick an artwork and were exceptionally reactive when I followed up on my order.


Vincent Dubois - Fund Manager

"Artsper has the broadest and largest range of accessible contemporary artworks. My painting from Jonone bought on Artsper is a daily delight."

Hubert de Brichambaut - Corporate Director