This October, Opera Gallery London is proud and excited to present the first solo exhibition dedicated to Manolo Valdés in the Mayfair district of the city.
Internationally acclaimed both as a painter and as a sculptor, Manolo Valdés, born in 1942 in Valencia, Spain, is a pioneering and adventurous explorer of image, form and materials. Having gained recognition as one of the most established and distinctive Spanish artists living today, Valdés is known not only for his extraordinary vision and creativity, but also for his adept technical ability to make manifest his thoughts and feelings, through active engagement with a multitude of materials.
Come and discover the magic and genius of Manolo Valdés, which make him one of the most influential artists of the 21st century.
Manolo Valdés, Cabeza Alabastro con Nube de Mariposas, 2018
Alabaster and steel
79 x 125 x 61 cm | 31.1 x 49.2 x 24 in
Manolo Valdés, Matisse como Pretexto en Azules, 2018
148 x 137 cm | 58.3 x 53.9 in
Manolo Valdés, Jackie, 2017
Mixed media on canvas
355 x 232 cm | 139.8 x 91.3 in
Manolo Valdés, Reina Mariana, 2019
Resin with pigment
173 x 123 x 87 cm | 68.1 x 48.4 x 34.3 in