Biography & Curriculum Vitae

Javier Iglesias by JEOSM

Javier Iglesias (Gnosick).

Multidisciplinary artist born in Madrid in 1977. Founder and CEO of Belio Magazine since 1999, through which he has developed an intense work as art curator and cultural promoter. He also works as a graphic designer with his studio Gee.Oh.Dee.

Gnosick is the alias Javier Iglesias uses to collect his different artistic expressions, from digital art and illustration to music and writing. All his work has an important burden of conceptual, symbolic and spiritual content. His imaginery has its roots in psychonautics, sacred geometry, mysticism and ancestral cultures from different parts of the world.


Photo portrait by ©JEOSM Photography.

SOLO SHOWS:

  • 2017: “Ataraxia Geométrica” Swinton Gallery, Madrid.
  • 2017: “Universe Inside” Centro de Arte Tomás y Valiente, Fuenlabrada.
  • 2015: “Atlántico” (with Saner) Swinton Gallery, Madrid.
  • 2013: “Portals” Twin Gallery, Madrid.
  • 2012: “Belio Unrevealed” (as Gee.Oh.Dee) Sala By Vazquez – ESDIP, Madrid.
  • 2009: “Belio Unrevealed” (as Gee.Oh.Dee) Box 32 Gallery, Berlin.
  • 2002: “Parking” Galería Zuloa, Vitoria.
  • 2002: “Proyecto Mirage” Galería Jamete, Cuenca.
  • 2001: Sala de Exposiciones Revuelta Grafica, Zaragoza.
  • 1999: La Guagua Café, Red Arte Joven, Madrid.
  • 1999: Sala Mercado Puerta Toledo, Red Arte Joven, Madrid.
  • 1999: Sala La Era, Red Arte Joven, Madrid.
  • 1998: Centro Cultural Usera, Red Arte Joven, Madrid.
  • 1998: Argensola C.C., Red Arte Joven, Madrid.
  • 1998: Sala Underwood, Red Arte Joven, Madrid.
  • 1997: El Gato, Red Arte Joven, Madrid.


COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS:

  • 2017: “Crashers!” show, Keystone Art Space, Los Angeles.
  • 2016: “Road to Mukono” show, Roule Petit Ougandais + Swinton Gallery, Madrid.
  • 2016: “Berlin Summer Edition” Swinton Gallery show at ReTramp Gallery, Berlin.
  • 2016: “DOS” show, Swinton & Grant 2nd Anniversary – Swinton Gallery, Madrid.
  • 2016: “Haciendo Barrio” show, Conde Duque Cultural Center, Madrid.
  • 2015: “Open Studio” with Victor Solana & S.A.M – Estudio Sierpe, Madrid.
  • 2015: “Color Invocation 3.0” audiovisual performance with Geso – Swinton Gallery, Madrid.
  • 2014: “Portals” Room 401 – Swinton Gallery, Room Art Fair #4, Madrid.
  • 2012-2013: “Timewave Zero” Espacio Valverde Gallery, Madrid.
  • 2012: “They Live” Art action & projection, L.E.V. Festival, Laboral Centro de Arte, Gijón.
  • 2011: “They Live” Art Installation, Capetown II, Madrid.
  • 2010: “Vivan Los Toros” show, Centre Cultural La Nau de la Universitat de Valencia.
  • 2010: “Belvedere2” Belvedere Festival, Istituto Europeo di Design, Rome, Italy.
  • 2010: “De Zines” independents publications show, La Casa Encendida, Madrid.
  • 2010: “Cartográfica. Madrid Diseña” design show, Central de Diseño, Matadero, Madrid.
  • 2010: “BX10: La generación del efecto 2000” show, Excorsador Cultural Center, Elche.
  • 2009: “BX10: La generación del efecto 2000” show, Espacio 8 Gallery, Madrid.
  • 2009: “BX10: La generación del efecto 2000” show, Ras & Miscelänea Gallery, Barcelona.
  • 2009: “BX10: La generación del efecto 2000” show, Neurotitan Gallery, Berlin.
  • 2009: “BX10: La generación del efecto 2000” show, Apetit Gallery, Bilbao.
  • 2008: “Futüra” show, Periferias, Diputación Provincial de Huesca, Huesca.
  • 2006: “Pixelia 1.0” show, Museo Provincial de Lugo.
  • 2005: “Molinos y Gigantes del Siglo 21” Tempo Festival, Paraninfo Campus UCLM, Albacete.
  • 2005: “All work and no play makes Jack a dull Boy” show, La Santa, Barcelona.
  • 2005: “Proyecto Mirage” Elektro Circus Festival, Centre Culturel La Charité, Carpentras, France.
  • 2004: “Design exhibition”, Visionica 0.4, Asturias.
  • 2004: “Energias Renovadas” design show, Observatori Festival, Valencia.
  • 2004: “Energias Renovadas” design show, Arenas Movedizas Festival, Asturias.
  • 2004: “Tiempos Muertos” design show, En La Frontera Festival, Zaragoza.
  • 2004: “Energias Renovadas” design show, Conde Duque Cultural Center, Madrid.
  • 2003: “K405” performance, Musica Ex Machina Festival, Bilbao.
  • 2003: “MAD-03” show, La Casa Encendida, Madrid.
  • 2003: “Design exhibition”, Fine Arts University of Mexico.
  • 2003: “K405” performance, Pronostica International Art Meeting, Ibiza.
  • 2003: “K405” performance, Evantec Festival, Madrid.
  • 2003: “Urban art” posters show in Tolousse, France.
  • 2003: “Stopwars Urban Act”, The Farm space, Madrid.
  • 2003: “K405” performance with Pistolo Eliza and CTRLer, ARCO art fair, Madrid.
  • 2002-2003: “Pasión. Diseño español” design show. Berlin, Viena and Salamanca.
  • 2001: “Remix project” organized by Rinzen, Sidney.
  • 2001: “Ahora Diseño!” show, Sala Amadís, Injuve, Madrid.
  • 2000-2001: “Circuitos 2000” show. Itinerant: Madrid, Vigo, New York and Alcalá de Henares.
  • 1999: “Diseño Grafico”, Art School nº10 show, Reina Sofía Museum, Madrid.
  • 1999: “Situaciones” flyers-design show, Fine Arts University, Cuenca.
  • 1999: “Artejoven” show, Palomeras Cultural Center, Madrid.