Javier Ruiz 

Born in La Carolina, Spain

Lives & works in Amsterdam, Netherlands




2007 - Vocational education on graphic design, Jaén (Spain)

2013  - Certificate of Higher Education in Illustration, Madrid (Spain)

2014 - Workshop of painting and color theory, Los Angeles (EEUU)


Grants & Awards 

2010 - La Rural contest, winner

2011 - Selected on FIGURATIVAS ´11.

2011 - Emilio Ollero contest, selected.

2013 - Real Ateneo de Sevilla contest, honorable mention. 

2014 - MODportrait contest, honorable mention

2015 - Bienal pintura deportiva Burgos, winner.



2015 - Identities, solo show in Fundación Antonio Gala, Córdoba (Spain).

2018 - Torso, círculo, rama, solo show in sala Juan Francisco Casas, La Carolina (Spain)

2020 - All cats are grey, group show in Collective Space, curated by Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam (Netherlands).

2021 - Hasta donde sé, solo show, Galería Víctor Lope, (Spain)


2021 - Estampa fair, Galería Víctor Lope, Madrid (Spain)