Fernando GARCÍA CORREA


Born on November 4, 1958 in Mexico D.F. He currently lives and works in Mexico City.

Studies: National School of Painting and Sculpture "La Esmeralda" and Academy of San Carlos from 1978 to 1980. National School of Fine Arts of Paris from 1980 to 1983. Diploma of Drawing, Honorable Mention.

Awards: First Prize of the Painting Triennial of Sofia, Bulgaria, 1988. Co-grantee. Own space Themistocles 44. FONCA, Mexico, 1994. Laboratory Mexico - Cuba. DSC, Mexico, 2000. Painting Prize. October Hall. Omnilife Cultural Foundation. Guadalajara, México, 2000. Drawing Acquisition Award, First National Visual Arts Biennial of Yucatán, 2001. Member of the National System of Art Creators of the FONCA, 2005. Acquisition Award. XIII Biennial Rufino Tamayo, 2006 Scholarship of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, USA, 2010. Member of the National System of Creators 2011. Mention to the graphic project Procurada Corrupción by Fernando García Correa. Quorum Award 2013.

Collections: Ministry of Finance, Paris, France. Museum of Contemporary Art Alvar and Carmen T. de Carrillo Gil. D.F. Museum of the SHCP, Old Palace of the Archbishopric. Mexico. Manuel Felguerez Museum of Abstract Art, Zacatecas. Omnilife Cultural Foundation. Guadalajara Jalisco. ICY, Mérida, Yucatán. University Museum of Sciences and Arts (MUCA). Bank of Mexico. Museum of Contemporary Art of Oaxaca (MACO). University of the Americas Foundation, Puebla, Mexico. Museum of Historical and Artistic Collection of the SRE.