Realism in the painting
PABLO SANTIBÁÑEZ SERVAT (1972 Chile). Born on February 20, 1972. In 1996 he obtained a degree from the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile. He has made five individual exhibitions, highlighting those done in 2003 and 2004 at the Treccanni Museum (Milan) ,Plus One Gallery (London), as well as at the Drexel gallery in Monterrey (Mexico) in 2013 also at the Diego Rivera Museum ( Guanajuato Mexico) in 2015 and in 2019 at Benjamin Eck Gallery (Munchen Germany). He has successfully participated in New York in at least 8 Latin American art auctions at Christie ”s and Sotheby” s. He has been awarded both in his country and abroad, highlighting his prize at the Palais De Glace of the Biennial of Sacred Art of Buenos Aires (Argentina). He has also participated three times in the final selection of the MEAM contest of the museum of figurative arts in Barcelona (Spain) where he has a work in permanent exhibition. In 1998 he won the Fondart Award from the Government of Chile. In 2002 he obtained a postgraduate scholarship at the Arauco Academy taking classes with the Chilean painter Guillermo Muñoz-vera and later becoming part of the academics of that Academy. In 2003 he obtained a scholarship from the Complutense University of Madrid as a student of Antonio López , "Painting and Drawing lessons" (El Escorial). He has also participated in multiple international art fairs such as Dallas Art Fair, Houston Art Fair, Monaco Fair, Bologna Fair. as well as in numerous collective shows.