Pilar Muñoz del Castillo

Curriculum

Education

2008 MA Printmaking at Cambridge School of Art, ARU

2003 BA Fine Art, University of Seville,1st class Hons

2003 ERASMUS study exchange at Winchester School of Art

 

Artist Residencies

2010 Selected as an Artist in Residence at La Curtiduría in Oaxaca, Mexico

2010 Selected as an Artist in Residence at The Frans Masereel Centrum, Belgium

 

Awards

2009 Selected member of the Royal Society of Painters and Printmakers, RE London

2008 Winner of the Printmaking Today Prize, London, UK

2008 Commended for entrance into Original’s 08, Mall Galleries, London, UK

2008 Commended for entrance into national art competition in Seville XIV  Premio Nacional de Artes Plásticas, University of Seville, Spain

2007 Selected artist in the International Art festival “Eutopia07”, Cordoba, Spain

2007 Winner of the RE student printmaker award Royal Society of Painters & Printmakers, London, UK

2005 Grant from the Birgit Skiold Foundation to fund personal project “The Passage of Time”.

2005 Selected for the artists in the Amnesty International’s project Nine Artists One Cause, Spain

2004 Commended for entrance into annual painting competition, Certamen de Pintura Francisco Revelles, Madrid, Spain

2004 Commended for entrance into annual painting competition in Granada Royal Painting Academy, Granada, Spain

2004 3rd prize awarded for entrance to annual international painting competition Aires de Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain

2003 Commended for entrance into annual painting competition “ATENEO”, Seville, Spain

 

Work in Collections

  • La Curtiduria,Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, England
  • Hills Road College, Cambridge, England
  • Aires de Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain

 

Publications

  • Image used on the front cover of the anthology Lovelorn. Preston, M (2011) Troubador Publishing Ltd, Leicester, Uk
  • Artist profile in Printmaking Today. Vol 18 No 2 Summer (2009) Cello Press Ltd, Oxon,UK
  • Images used within the book Inspiring Writing in Art and Design Francis,P (2009) Intellect Books,Bristol, UK, (2009) Intellect Books , Chicago, USA
  • Printmakers’ Secrets.Dyson, A (2009) A & C Black Publishers Limited , London, UK
  • Printmaking Today, Vol 17 Nº 2 Summer (2008) Cello Press Ltd, Oxon,UK
  • Generacion Eutopia, Muestra de Arte Joven Cordobes (2007)Junta de  Andalucia,Cordoba, Spain
  • Memoria Visual Generacion Eutopia(2007) Junta de  Andalucia,Cordoba, Spain