Manolo Valdéz was born in Valencia, Spain on March 8, 1942. In 1957 Valdéz entered the École des Beaux-Arts of San Carlos in Valencia. He left in 1958 to devote his life to painting. In 1964 Valdés formed the group Equipo Crónica with Joan A. Toledo and Rafael Solbes. Toledo left the group after a year, but Valdés and Solbes continued their association until the death of Solbes in 1981. From 1965 to 1981 through Equipo Crónica, Valdés participated in over sixty solo exhibitions and numerous group exhibitions. The artist lives and works in New York City.
Artworks by Manolo Valdés