Maria Julia Fraile

Maria Julia Fraile was born in 1935 in Cartagena, Spain. A self-taught artist, she began her artistic career in 1975. In 1982 she left Cartagena for Madrid, Spain and returned in 2004. 

Solo Exhibitions

1981 Economical Society of Friends of the Country, Cartagena, Spain

1982 Domingo Torres Art Gallery, Cartagena, Spain

Salcillo Art Gallery, La Manga del Mar Menor, Cartagena, Spain

1983 Zaque Art Gallery, Madrid,

1986 International Skal Club, Torremolinos, Spain

Science Center, Alicante, Spain

Alicante and Murcia Savings Fund, Benidorm, Spain

Alicante and Murcia Savings Fund, Villena, Spain

1987 Alicante and Murcia Savings Fund, Altea, Spain

Provincial Savings Fund, Malaga, Spain

1988 Quiros Art Gallery, Madrid

1989 Vivaldi Art Gallery, Elche, Spain

1990 Magerit Art Gallery, Madrid

1991 Cantabria Fund, Santander, Spain

1992 La Concha Art Gallery, Santander, Spain

1994 Mirat Art Gallery, Madrid

1996 Magerit Art Gallery, Madrid

1998 Roglan Gallery, Barcelona

2001 Roglan Gallery, Barcelona

 

Group Exhibitions

1988 Deputation of Jaen, Jaen, Spain

Naïve Center, Madrid

Artist Café, San Pedro de Alcantara, Malaga, Spain

Picasso Salon, Colmenar Viejo, Madrid

Olena Gallery, Valladolid, Spain

Quiros Salon, Madrid

1989 4th International Salon of Naïve Art, Paris

Albeniz Theater, Madrid

Magerit Salon, Madrid

Chiesa Salon, Mahon, Spain

Magerit Salon, Madrid

1990 5th International Salon of Naïve Art, Paris

Museum d’art Naif Max Fourny, Paris

1991 Museum of International Naïve Art, Luzzara, Italy

1992 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

Galileo Salon, Madrid

1993 Guimaraes Naive Art Museum, Portugal

Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

Evangelistic and Culture Foundation, Portuguese Catholic University, Lisbon

Cultural Foundation of Spain Ponferrada, Spain

Logrono Town Hall, Logrono, Spain

House of the Butchers Cultural Center, Leon, France

Moncloa Cultural Center, Madrid

Villa Cultural Center, Madrid

1994 Mirart Gallery, Madrid

Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

Cultural Center, Plasencia, Spain

1995 Antares Club, Sevilla, Spain

Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

1996 Cultural Center, Torrelodones, Spain

“Our Lady of Africa” University, Madrid

1997 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

Cultural Center, Collado Villalba, Madrid

Cervantes Studies Center, Alcala de Henares, Madrid

1998 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

Figueras Naïve Art Museum, Gerona, Spain

1999 Madrid Fund, Ciudad Real, Aranjuez, Madrid

2000 Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

Galileo Cultural Center, Madrid

2001 Dr. Fourquet Gallery Center, Madrid

Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

Galileo Cultural Center, Madrid

2002 El Almacen del Puerto Art Gallery, Cabo Palos, Spain

Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

2003 Mesoneros Romanos Center, Madrid

2006 “Iberian Reveries”, GINA Gallery of International Naïve Art, Tel Aviv

 

Prizes

Xxxx Mention of Honor, 13th National Salon of Naïve Painting, Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

Xxxx Mention of Honor, 14th National Salon of Naïve Painting, Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

Xxxx Mention of Honor, Evangelistic and Culture Foundation, Portuguese Catholic University, Lisbon

Xxxx Mention of Honor, 19th National Salon of Naïve Painting, Casino de Estoril Art Gallery, Estoril, Portugal

2005 Selected Artist, 1st International Contest of Naïve Painting, District of Chamberi, Madrid

 

Bibliography

Spanish Naïve Art”, Max Fourny, xxxx, Paris

Dictionary of Spanish Painters and Sculptors of the 20th Century”, Editorial Forum Artis S.L, xxxx, xxxx