May 1-26, 2017
Antoni Hervàs studied fine arts at the University of Barcelona (2006) and completed coursework in engraving and printing at the Escola de la Llotja. His most recent solo exhibitions include “Hércules en la Luna” at the Espai Cultural Caja Madrid, Barcelona (2012), “Kakanoures y Kitschades” at the Galeria Sis, Sabadell (2015), Agón at the Galeria etHALL, Barcelona (2016) and “El Misterio de Caviria” at La Capella, Barcelona (awarded with the Barcelona’s visual arts grant of 2016). Hervàs has participated in many group exhibitions, including Capítol II. Fugides. La ficció com a rigor as part of the El text: principis i sortides programme at Fabra i Coats- Centre d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (2014), PUNK, It’s Traces in Contemporary Art at the MACBA (2016)and Deshaciendo Texto at La casa encendida, Madrid (2016). As part of his artistic practice, Hervàs has led Fènix (2013-2016), Sant Andreu Contemporani’s educational programme, which involves various artists from Barcelona in its different stages. He has also carried out many self-managed publishing projects like Grapandmopotheper (2009), tributo a Ray Harryhausen (Degénero Ediciones, 2014) and La Trama for Mataró Art Contemporani (2015). He has also curated periodic exhibitions like Domestica, together with Ariadna Parreu (since 2009), and performative events like Mercuri Splash, together with David Bestué, for the fundació Miró (2015).