Palamós (1990) Lives and works in Barcelona
fruizabad(at)gmail(dot)com
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Studies
Bachelor Degree, The University of Barcelona
Invited student in attendance, Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst Leipzig.

Solo Shows
Copy to Learn, Learn to Copy. The LODGE (Los Angeles 2017)
I Didn’t Know I Was Collecting. Arranz-Bravo Fundation (L’Hopsitalet de Llobregat 2016)
DINGSBUMS: Coses que brillen quan cauen. El Passadís (Barcelona 2016)
Elefants, sabates i paper. L’Indiscret/Heliogàbal (Barcelona 2015)
Jeder kann zeichnen. Theatre Impermanent (Leipzig 2013)

Selected Group Shows
Biennale Jeune Creation Européenne. Le Beffroi (Paris 2017)
Sortir-se de la línia. Bòlit. Centre d’Art Contemporani/MAC Mataró Art Contemporani (Girona/Mataró 2017)
Call 2017. Luis Adelantado Gallery (Valencia 2017)
El Gran Tour. Sant Andreu Contemporani (Barcelona 2017)
Do You Belive? Fabra i Coats Art Center (Barcelona 2016)
El Temps Invertit. CC Can Felipa (Barcelona 2014)
Yo, misil. Loop Festival (Barcelona 2014)
Zeichnung Protests- GfZK (Leipzig 2013)

Lectures
Paper Exhibitions. New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1 (NYC 2016)
Curator Or The One Who Takes Care Of. Multiplos Book Store (Barcelona 2015)
Hiding Maps, Yarat Art Center (Azerbaijan 2014)

Grants
Grand Prix JCE – Bourse Crédit Agricole (Paris 2017)
Finalist in Mardel Prize (Valencia 2017)
Finalist in Miquel Casa Blancas Award (Barcelona 2016)
Arranz-Bravo Visual Arts (Barcelona 2016)
Sala d’Art Jove Production Grant (Barcelona 2015)
Felicia Fuster Prduction Grant (Barcelona 2015)
Fundació Guasch Coranty (Barcelona 2013-2014)

Press
Wall Street International “Copy to Learn, Learn to Copy” (ENG)
Arte10 “XIX Call” (ESP) Video
Gisela Chillida “Se ofrece pintor joven (zona Barcelona)” (ESP)
Jordi Garrido “Francesc Ruiz Abad. On the road” (CAT)
Anna Dot “I didn’t know I was collecting” (CAT/ESP/ENG)
Albert Mercadé “La pintura en trànsit” (CAT/ESP/ENG)
Caterina Almirall “DINGSBUMS: Coses que brillen quan cauen” (CAT)
Bòlit. Contemporary Art Center Girona “Interview with Francesc Ruiz Abad” (CAT)
Quantum Art Review “Conversation with Jacob Hicks” (ENG)
Bernat Daviu “Elefants, Sabates i Paper” (ENG/CAT)
Tuli Márquez “Subvertint l’Erasmus” (CAT/ENG)
Manuel Christoph Horn “Interviewing Francesc Ruiz Abad”(ENG)
Interview with Txell Bonet (CAT) Video
Eigen Art Magazine: Peter Wagner “Exzess des Bleistifts” (ENG)
El Punt Avui: Maria Palau “La pintura més jove agafa el vol” (CAT)

Designed by Marc Munguilod
Coded by Marià Codina