BIOGRAPHY

 

Lucas Redondo Bonet, born in Valencia in 1979, is a Spanish painter and art instructor now residing in South Korea. A Graduate of Art History from the University of Valencia in 2002, He developed a keen interest in oriental art and culture. He  traveled to Japan and became an exchange student at Waseda University in 2002. He once again returned to Japan in 2004 funded by the Monbu Kagakusho Scholarship and continued his graduate studies at the prestigious Tokyo University of the Arts. He obtained his Doctoral Degree in Art and Education in 2011.

In the same year he relocated to South Korea and established his art studio in the Gyeongsan area, where he taught figurative art at Daegu Catholic University until 2016. At present he works as an art instructor at Keimyung University in Daegu. In addition, he also presents his artwork yearly in severa individual and collective exhibitions, as well as in art festivals and art fairs, around  South Korea and Japan.

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2008-2011    Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, Japan.  Doctorate in Art Education.

2005-2008   Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, Japan. Master in Art Education

2004-2005   Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, Japan. Research student at the Department of  Design.

2001-2002    Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan. International Division Program (exchange program).

1997-2001     University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain. History Dept., bachelor degree in Art History.

 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2017  Unreal Landscapes, Fondas de Irrealidad. Galerie Jin and Chiyo's, Yokohama, Japan

2016  Unreal Landscapes. Galerie Chiyo's, Yokohama, Japan

2015  Crossroads (exhibition and performance). Daegu Art Factory.

2015  Crossroads.  Galerie Jin, Yokohama, Japan.

2014  300 no 10. Galerie Jin, , Yokohama, Japan.

2014  A.D.A.A.C. Galerie Chiyo’s, Yokohama, Japan.

2013  ISOLATED. Heesu Gallery, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

2012  Interiores.  Interburgo Hotel,  Daegu, Republic of Korea. 

 

 

Collective Exhibitions, Art Fairs and Art Festivals:

2018 International Design Trend Invitational 2018 in Kyoto, Japan

2017  Merged Realisms (with Kim Dabin), B-Communication, Daegu, Rep. of Korea.

2016  Human vs Machine. Daegu Culture and Arts Center, Daegu, Rep. of Korea.

2015  The International Contemporary Art Exhibition, Gallery I. Seoul, Rep. of Korea.

2014  Korea Modern Art Fair, Mokpo, Rep. of Korea.

2014  International Biennale of Young Artists, Daegu Culture and Arts Center, Daegu, Rep. of Korea.

2014  Daegu Art Fair.

2014  3 Countries, 5 Artists, Gallery I, Seoul, Rep. of Korea.

2013  Korea Namboo International Contemporary Fine Art Festival, Daegu, Rep. of Korea.

2013  Seoul Open Art Fair, Seoul, Rep. of Korea.

2013  The 10th Uiwang International Placard Art 2012, Uiwang, Rep. of Korea.

2012  The International Contemporary Art Exhibition, Gallery I, Seoul, Rep. of Korea.

2012  The 9th Uiwang International Placard Art 2012, Uiwang, Rep. of Korea.

2011  International Design Symposium, Forum & Invitational, Incheong, Rep. of Korea.

2010  3人展, Galerie Jin, Tokyo, Japan.

2008  16 Stances Exhibition, NHK fureai hall, Tokyo, Japan.

2005  Yabu no Naka, Matsuzakaya Department Store, Tokyo, Japan.

2004  Incheong International Design Exhibition, Incheong, Rep. of Korea.