BIO

  • Frascesca Llopis creative universe developed from the early 1980s through different techniques and formats, from painting and design to installation, photography and video art.
  • Born in Barcelona where she lives. She enrolled at Escola Eina to study painting and the poetics of space.
  • 1981: 1st artist residency i Palatz Culturi in Warsaw where the foreseeable coup d’etat transforms her pictorial world. This was the turning point where the “journey” became a central element in her artistic process.
  • 1988: residency  in the Académia di Roma and l’Écolle des Beaux Arts de Nimes. Arnau Puig defines her painting as “semanticized constructivism”
  • 1989: 6.8.89 TIANANMENT was 1rst intervention in the public space of Hospitalet in Barcelona, where she dug a ditch as a tribute to the Chinese students, with the collaboration of sound artist Barbara Held.  
  • 1999:  MAL.LALTES D’AMOR in Lübeck (Germany) 
  • 2002:   2 HABITACIONS AMB VISTES, a social portrait of Barcelona.
  • 2004: ETC, a reflection on the absence of women artists in the history of art. 
  • 2015:  NOSEDEN Biennale, Japan, , with the video installation MEMÒRIA PER UN ICEBERG as an archaeologist of the future and the installation LLIBRE DE LLÀGRIMES ( book of tears).
  • 2016: SakaiArtePorto, Japan, performance TRACTION ACTIONLLUM! In the Montjïc Castel in Barcelona, Spain.
  • 2018  INSEKTAMENT ERRANTS  , gallery J. Naranjo. “AJARDINA’T”, Picasso Museum  BIGDRAW and ” MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN “(video monograph) at the Lumen gallery in Kyoto.
  • 2019: LLUMbarcelona festival, video installation “AND YOU, WHAT WOULD YOU PUT UNDER THE FOCUS?. 
  • 2020 INFILTRACIÓ at the Calders Bookshop, Barcelona and installs all his workbooks.
  • 2021: DINS PER DINS, MNAC (National Museum Catalan Art)
  • she was part of ARTICS magazine and between 1996-2020 she publishes the artist books EMBOLIC MAGNÍFIC, DUC UNA CIUTAT AL CAP, DUC UN CUC AL CAP, GOTESCAUEN, SECRETS, INFILTRADA, etc