About Nacho

 



Nacho Frades is a Spanish artist from Madrid born in 1967. His first contact with art was through books and works of art which filled his home and what struck him deeply was a portrait of El Greco painted on a piece of furniture. By the time he was 10 years old, Nacho had began to draw a lot and was constantly visiting museums around the city and subsequently joining the CBA, one of the most important private cultural centers in Europe, characterized by its open attitude towards outstanding innovative artistic trends. At the CBA, Nacho developed a very strong drawing practice and went on to do a Masters in the south of Spain with Antonio López. Following this, Nacho began working in the animated film industry where he developed a strong passion for digital painting, leading him to create two movies in the space of six years. Frades has been a full-time digital painter since 2005, creating works that inspires a futuristic subconscious. His works are in private collections, of United States, United Kingdom, Spain, United Arab Emirates, Singapore, Caribbean, Poland, France and others. He’s also a writer with a book of meditations published at the moment.

His formation begins in 1987 with his first painting program, he has completed his studies of:

Interior designer (IADE University), Atrium Academy (Mainly Charcoal), Madrid Fine Arts Circle (Círculo de Bellas Artes). Arts & Cratfs Degree, Fine Arts Master (Complutense University), Particular teacher of Computer Graphics. Master with José Caballero. Master with Antonio López.

He has participated in the fairs, galleries and publications as Affordable Art, London. Brian Walker Gallery, Chicago. Perdurabo Art Gallery London. Vogue’s gallery july 2017, Vogue’s gallery august 2017,. Vogue’s gallery september 2017.

He has a Goya Prize of the Academy of Film and Television of Spain, among others.

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Trustpilot

A Trustpilot opinion about Saatchi and me.

The images in Saatchi are very heavily compressed, and it appears blurred and with lack of detail, but printed are brilliant and sharp 🙂

 

The world of interiors, March 2019 (Condé Nast)

 

 

Meural annual review

 

Saatchi Art interview

 

Vogue Britain magazine September “Vogue’s Gallery”

 

 

 

Vogue Britain magazine August “Vogue’s Gallery”

 

 

 

Vogue Britain magazine July “Vogue’s Gallery”

 

 

 

Goya Prize (Film Production)

 

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Meural.com

 

 

Meural.com Editorial

 

Meural Interview

 

 

Pantone Interview

 

 

Meural Permanent Collection

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