Mr. Gironella was born November 7th, 1972 as a contemporary artist from a family of generations of prominent artists and architects from both sides of the family in Mexico.
Emiliano graduated from Interlochen Arts Academy where he majored in Photography, Sculpture and Wood Cut Engraving.
Mr. Gironella has made numerous exhibitions at Museums, Galleries, Public Places, Cultural Centers, and worked with Foundations, across Mexico and Europe. He has lived most of his life in Mexico, although he also lived in London and Madrid in 1997 where he worked at Armando Morales workshop. He moved back to Mexico City the same year and founded the gallery and art workshop, âEl Aire Centro de Arteâ with his mother Carmen Parra and Ofelia Pallares followed by the opening of a library called âEsto es Galloâ with the book collections from Alberto Gironella, Carmen Parra and his own in 2010. He did the limited edition boxes for Jose Cuervoâs most prestigious tequila âReserva de la Familiaâ and also the label for Dueto wine Sto. TomÃ¡s from Ensenada, Baja California. He made the graphic design and art at La Colina restaurant in Japan in 2007 as well as murals in the locally famous cantinas la Covadonga and La Providencia in 2006.
His work is in many prestigious collections around the world including the private collection of Bruno Bischofberger who acquired the piece âEl Caballo Blancoâ in 2005 from the series âY sigue siendo el Reyâ. He has numerous publications and press, including being featured for his painting âTribute To Jasper Johnsâ in the book â1001 Paintings you must see before you dieâ where all the most important masterpieces in our history in all genres are shown.
Mr. Gironella is currently working on putting together a show in Los Angeles and in Europe and resides between Mexico and Paris.
Mr. Gironella is an artist that experiments with almost every technique: oil, acrylic, watercolor, encaustic, mixed media, bronze, stainless steel, fiberglass, wood carving, acrylic/lucite casting, art objects/furniture, monotypes, light sculptures, graphics such us serigraphy, lithography, etching, engraving, woodcuts, photography, and video., etching, engraving, woodcuts, photography, video.
List of Exhibitions
Academic Exhibit in Photography, Sculpture and Wood Cut Engravings in Interlochen Arts Academy.
Museum Exhibit in photography and indigenous children paintings âColorÃn Coloradoâ in Palacio de Bellas Artes.
Other global destinations including Los Angeles International Airport.
Arte del Taurino award, 3rd place. Selected to participate with his work in the cartels of the high season (Temporada Grande).
Museum Exhibit âDe la Lidia y Otros Ojosâ at Museo Nacional de la Estampa, Mexico, D.F.
Collective Exhibit âPosthumous Homage to Luis Donaldo Colosioâ at Museo de La Antigua Escuela de MinerÃa.
Gallery Exhibit âEl Circo de Ojosâ, Centro Cultural Casa Lamm homage to AndrÃ© BretÃ³n for his hundredth birth anniversary.
Museum Exhibit âSol y Sombraâ, the realization of commemorative cartels for the 50th anniversary of the Plaza de Toros, Mexico at the Museum de la SecretarÃa de Hacienda y CrÃ©dito PÃºblico, Mexico, D.F.
Cultural Exhibit âRamÃ³nâ a plastic art version of the aphorisms of RamÃ³n GÃ³mez de la Serna at Centro Cultural de CÃrculo de Lectores Madrid, EspaÃ±a
Multiple Museum, Cultural, and Gallery Exhibits âY sigue siendo el Reyâ started during the international festival Cervantino, Guanajuato, Gto. at the Casa Estudio Diego Rivera followed by the Museo Nacional de Culturas Populares, CoyoacÃ¡n, Mexico, D.F., then at la GalerÃa de Arte ContemporÃ¡neo, Aguascalientes, Mexico. Galeria Arcos Itatti, Mexico, D.F. and closing its tour at the Centro Cultural, Tijuana.
Gallery Exhibit Â¡A San FermÃn Venimos! at El Aire Centro de Arte Mexico, D.F.
Cultural Exhibit âEn Esta Esquinaâ Antiguo Centro Cultural de Arte ContemporÃ¡neo, at the World Boxing Council Congress in MÃ©xico, D.F.
Museum Collective Exhibit âDÃa de Muertos 2000 Puerta a la Eternidadâ at the Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum, Chicago Illinois.
Jose Cuervo Exhibit âToros, Gallos, CanciÃ³n y Tequilaâ at the Hacienda La RojeÃ±a, and the production of the limited edition boxes for the âReserva de la Familiaâ, Tequila, Jalisco., Mexico.
Cultural Exhibit âGrÃ¡ficaâ at the Centro Cultural CÃ¡ndido Mendes, RÃo de Janeiro, Brasil.
Gallery Exhibit University Tec de Monterrey Edo. De Mexico, âEmiliano Gironella 1996-2001â Una Mirada completa.
Gallery Exhibit âEl Desnudo y la Miradaâ at the Galeria Arcos Itatti.
Exhibit âAl Toroâ at the Casino EspaÃ±ol de MÃ©xico.
Gallery Exhibit âEn esta esquinaâ at the GalerÃa Guereta, Madrid, EspaÃ±a.
Exhibit âUn DiÃ¡logo con el abandonoâ homage to Juan Rulfo en Pozos, Guanajuato. (published in Saber Ver magazine) inaugurated during the Festival Internacional Cervantino and then went onwards to Centro Cultural Isidro Fabela, MÃ©xico D.F., after at the Galeria 57 Madrid, EspaÃ±a, and ended in Tampico, Tamaulipas.
Public Exhibit âNopal Urbanoâ at Paseo de la Reforma Ciudad de Mexico.
Permanent Exhibit âUn Marco por la Tierraâ.
Museum Exhibit âBulls, Roosters, and Tequilaâ at the Hans Merensky Museum of the University of Pretoria in Johannesburgo, South Africa.
Exhibit âMaimÃ³nidesâ, en la casa de Alberto Gironella, in Valle de Bravo, Mexico.
Gallery Exhibit in collaboration with the artist DemiÃ¡n Flores âAl AlimÃ³n Cantineroâ at Galeria Arcos Itatti, MÃ©xico, D.F.
Gallery Exhibit âAcÃ¡ en el Rancho Grandeâ GalerÃa 417 Madrid, EspaÃ±a
Exhibit âMÃ©xico 70â, A decade within a generation, at the Casa del Lago del Bosque de Chapultepec. MÃ©xico, D.F.
Exhibit âRetrospectivaâ Torre Ejecutiva Pemex.
Exhibit inside the Taurine Fair of Arles, France, at LâEspace Van Gogh, and then at LâEglise de Precheures, coordinated by Bertrand Rosenthal.
Gallery Exhibit âRetour DÃrlesâ at the GalerÃa de la Casa de Francia, at Mexico City.
Gallery Exhibit âExpressarteâ, in collaboration with the Cadavieco Foundation Orphanage for Children, at El Aire Centro de Arte, MÃ©xico, D.F. and also at GalerÃa Lofft, Polanco Mexico, D.F.
Museum Exhibit âMuerte sin finâ inspired by the poem of JosÃ© Gorostiza at the Sala Internacional del Palacio de Bellas Artes.
Museum Exhibit âTauromaquiaâ at Museo Nacional de la Estampa, Mexico, D.F.
Public Exhibit âTizapÃ¡n EclÃ©cticoâ with local artists from the town of Tizapan.
Exhibit âA la RevoluciÃ³nâ, as tribute to the hundreth anniversary of the Mexican Revolution, at El Aire Centro de Arte, MÃ©xico, D.F.
Academic Exhibit âMÃ©xico al Filoâ, at the Universidad Ibero Americana, Sta. Fe MÃ©xico, D.F.
Exhibit âTrÃ³pico y Marâ, at the Lighthouse in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco.
Charities and Foundations
FundaciÃ³n Cadavieco A.C. , Mexfam, FundaciÃ³n Barrilito, A.C., FundaciÃ³n Chespirito, A.C., FundaciÃ³n Televisa, FundaciÃ³n para la Salud de los NiÃ±os IndÃgenas de MÃ©xico, Instituto Nuevo Amanecer, A.B.P.
His work is in many prestigious collections around the world such as:
Private Collection of Bruno Bischofberger
Collection ArtenciÃ³n Sandra AzcÃ¡rraga
Collection FundaciÃ³n JosÃ© Cuervo
Collection Museo de la Estampa