Juan Olivares (Catarroja 1973) graduated in Fine Arts in 1997 from the Faculty of San Carlos of the Polytechnic University of Valencia, makes his final year in Brussels Nationale Superieure des Arts École de la Cambre Visuels.
In 2002 the Ministry of Culture Scholarship grants the College of Visual Arts in Spain Cité Internationale Universitaire in Paris. Two years later in 2004 also is awarded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Grant Fine Arts Academy in Rome, a city that marks deeply and constantly traveling.
In 2007 he continued his training at The Cooper Union School of Art in New York, a city that takes its study during 2007 and 2008.
All his work forms a poetic tissue that questions the formal limits of painting and its relationship to the space it inhabits.
Support surface and space continuous review.
The idea of transience, over time, the emotional trail left us some experiences, uncertainty, chance and discovery are present in all his works. In a sentence: "He loves emotion that corrects the rule”.
In his twenty-year career he has made more than twenty solo exhibitions in galleries of contemporary art in Spain and Italy. He has participated in various national and international exhibitions New York, Brussels, Geneva, Paris and Rome. As well as in international fairs: ARCO Madrid, SANTANDER ART, ART MARBELLA, ARTISSIMA Turin, MIART Milan, ArtCologne Cologne, SHANGHAI ART FAIR ART LISBON, MACO Mexico, PINTA LONDON PULSE Miami.
His works are in private collections and institutions such as the Ministry of Culture, the Bancaja Foundation, L'Oreal Collection Collection Banco Sabadell, Visual Odor Collection, Collection DKV, Cañada Blanch Foundation, Hortensia Herrero Foundation or Foundation Juan José Castilian Comenge between others.