Curriculum Vitae

Eduardo Ibáñez Acevedo was born in Bolivia 1934.
Lived in Lima, Peru 1972-76, in Norway since 1977.

Education:
Academy of fine arts in Oruro, Bolivia, 1952-56
1958-72: Teacher at the same academy
1971: Student Art League, New York (graphics)

Prizes:
1962: Prize in Alliance Française in Oruro, Bolivia
1963: First prize in graphics at the Technical University of Oruro
1964: First and third prize in graphics, City Hall, hall II, Oruro
First prize and purchase of painting at the hall III of the Pictorial artists in the City Hall, Oruro.
1965: First prize in graphics at the Technical University of Oruro. Silver medal
1966, 67: Award at the City Hall, hall IV, Oruro
1968: Special prize to the best painter, national competition at Technical University of Oruro.
Silver medal.
1969: Gold medal and first national prize in painting, Technical University of Oruro.
1971: National prize for graphics at ”Salón Pedro Domingo Murillo”, La Paz. Gold medal.
2005: Award and medal «El Gran Amauta» («Great Master») from Instituto Superior de Bellas Artes in Oruro, Bolivia

Collective exhibitions:
1957: ”Pintura Joven Boliviana” in Argentina and Mexico
1973: ASPAP: Lima, Ica, Arequipa, Tacna in Peru
1978 and 80: Eidsvoll, Norway
1980: Vestlandsutstillingen, Bergen, Norway
Exhibitions in LNM (The national union of Norwegian painters), Oslo
1983: Galleri 7, Oslo. Oil and graphics
1984: Christmas exhibition, Galleri Parken, Bergen.
Several oportunities in Galleri Siverts, Bergen.
1992: Karmøy Kunstforening, Karmøy
1995: Vevringutstillinga, Vevring
1996: Travelling exhibition in the west and south of Norway.
1997: Galleri Siverts, Bergen
2002 and 03: Kiwanis Høstutstilling, Fjell Rådhus, Sotra

Separate exhibitions in Norge:
1975: Gol Gymnas, Hallingdal
1977: Galleri Charlie, Jessheim. Galleri Helga, Kongsvinger
1978: Galleri Nini, Oslo. Røros Kunstlag, Røros.
1979: ”Den Røde Lanterne”, Hamar
1979 and 80: Galleri LNM (The national union of Norwegian painters), Oslo
1981: Galleri Vest, Bergen
1982: Galleri Hanto, Haugesund
1984: ”Kunstkroken”, Sotra. Oil and graphics
1985: Galleri Siverts, Bergen
1989: Christiansand Kunstforening, Kristiansand
1990: Galleri Siverts, Bergen
1995: Galleri Tellnes, Sotra
1997: Galleri Svana, Askøy
2000: Studio exhibition, Bergen
2006: Private exhibition, Bergen
Additionally to these exhibitions Eduardo Ibáñez has had separate exhibitions in Bolivia, Peru, Mexico, Argentina and New York.

Study tours:
Bolivia (different mining centers)
USA (New York),
England (London, Oxford),
France (Paris, Auvers-sur-Oise, Avignon, Marseille),
Spain (Valencia, Madrid, Toledo),
The Czech Republic (Prague),
The Netherlands (Amsterdam, Harlem),
Italy (Rome, Florence, Assisi, Venice).
Turkey (Istanbul)

Purchased:
Represented in the National Museum of La Paz, Bolivia
Casa de la Cultura, Oruro, Bolivia
Museo Municipal, Oruro
Røros Kunstlag, Norway
Karmøy Kunstlag, Norway
Private collections in Peru, USA, England, France, Sweden, Russia, The Czech Republic
and Norway.

Eduardo Ibáñez has been a member of UKF (Union of young painters), LNM, and NBFO (Trade union of Norwegian painters).
Mentioned in the Norwegian Encyclopedia of Artists and in “Artistas Plásticos en el Peru, siglos XVI-XVII-XVIII-XIX-XX” by Gabriela Lavarello de Velaochaga.