Miguel Condé Biography

Pittsburgh, 1939 -

American-born, Mexican painter and printmaker, Miguel CONDÃ?'s FIGURATIVE art remains very personalized with elements of fantasy and symbolism.

Born in Pittsburgh, he moved to New York in 1948 and received his training with Steven ROGERS PECK. In 1974, he moved to Paris, with a scholarship and trained under Stanley WILLIAM HAYTER. After returning to the US, he began teaching at the UNIVERSITY OF IOWA.

In 1969, he moved back to Europe and lived in Sitges (near Barcelona) and currently lives in Madrid.

In 1989, the Artist was awarded the prestigious ?EuroAmerican Printmaker? award.

He has exhibited in numerous EXHIBITIONS in the U.S., Europe and Mexico.

His art can also be found in the following MUSEUMS and PUBLIC COLLECTION, around the world:

Art Institute of Chicago.

  • Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana (BAV), Citta del Vaticano.

  • Biblioteque National, Paris.

  • Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.

  • Brooklyn Museum, New York.

  • Calcografia Nacional, Madrid.

  • Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio.

  • Collection of Latin American Art. Univerity of Essex.

  • Cornell College, Iowa.

  • Des Moines Art Center, Iowa.

  • Graphische Sammlung Albertina, Vienna.

  • Hope College, Holland, Michigan.

  • Mc Nay Art Institute, San Antonio, Texas.

  • Museo del Dibujo, Castillo de Larres, Sabiñanigo, Huesca.

  • Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid.

  • Museum of Art, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.

  • Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin, Texas.

  • Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

  • Museum of Modern Art (MOMA). New York.

  • Rice University Art Collection, Houston, Texas.

  • Smithsonian Institute, Washington, D.C.

  • Universidad Pontificia de Comillas.