View ArtistFritzia Irizar

Artist's Biography
(Born in Culiacán Sinaloa, Mexico in 1977. She lives and works in Culiacán).

She studied Fine Arts in “La Esmeralda” Fine arts School in Mexico City, Sculture in Kalamazoo Institute of Arts in Michigan, USA. She has won a scholarship for Casa Velázquez (Velazquez House) in Madrid, Spain, The young artists scholarship o Fondo Estatal para la Cultura y las Artes (State found for Culture and arts) three times, and won twice the Young artists FONCA (National Found for Culture and Arts) scholarship (Beca para los jóvenes creadores) in Mexico City.
She has won the international “Union latina a la creación joven” (Latin union for young creators) award, The Statal Award “Antonio López Saenz”, and the Shaloense statal photograph award.
She has done Solo and group exhibitions in places like Germany, NY, Spain, Mexico and London just to mention a few.
Curriculum
Solo Exhibitions

2009
Ilusión y Decepción,(Illusion and dissapointment), Museo de la Ciudad (City Museum), Queretaro, Mexico.

2006
- Fritzia Irizar, Garash Galería, México City.


Group Shows

2010
- Arte y política... Y algo más (Art and Politics... and something else), Museo de Sinaloa , Sinaloa, Mexico.
- Crítica a la economía (Critics to economy), Centro Cultural 2 de Mayo (CA2M), Madrid España.
Tangible (Tangible), TalCual, México, D.F.

2009
El Resplandor (The Glow), Salón Los Angeles, Mexico City..

2008
Bolso Negro (black purse), Casa Vecina, Mexico City.

2007
Stealing Time, The Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Art Gallery, New York, NY, EUA.
Creación en movimiento (Creation in motion), (Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City.

2005
Jornadas de Puertas Abierta (Open doors work days), Casa de Velázquez, Madrid, España.

2004
Invasión, ocupación, expansión (invasion, ocupation, expansion), Centro Cultural España, México City.
El misterio del kilo de oro (The mistery of the kilo gold) Instituto de México en París, France

2002
Aktuelle Kunst Aus Mexico (Contemporary art from Mexico), Braunschweig, Germany.
21/05/20, La Estación Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City.
Despedida y Debut (Farewell and debut) Galería La Esmeralda, Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City.
Lo Zoo, Ex Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City.

2001
Sin título (Untitled), MUCA-Roma, Mexico City.

2000
1 metro cuadrado (1 square meter) Galeria Alikarnassus, Monterrey N.L., Mexico
1, Galería de Arte Joven DIFOCUR, Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico
Salón de la plástica sinaloense (Sinaloa’s fine arts show room) Galería Frida Kahlo, Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico.
Premio de pintura Antonio López Sáenz (Antonio Lopepz Saenz Paint award) Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico.

1997
Being In The Other Side, World Tree Center Espacio Alternativo, Michigan, EUA.


Reconocimientos y Becas

2008
Beca Creadores con Trayectoria FOECA (Creators with FOECA trajectory Scholarship), Fondo Estatal para la Cultura y las Artes

2007
Beca FONCA (Fonca Scholarship), Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes

2005
Beca FONCA,(Fonca Scholarship), Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes
Beca de Residencia,(Residence scholarship), Casa Velazquez, Madrid España

2004
Premio Estatal de Pintura Antonio López Sáenz (Antonio Lopez Saenz paint state award)
Premio Estatal de Fotografía Salón de Artes Plásticas ( Fine arts show room photography state award)

2003
Premio Internacional Unión Latina a la Creación Joven, Instalación (International award for youth development, Instalation).

2002
Jóvenes creadores FOECA (Fondo Estatal para la Cultura y las Artes) en escultura, (FOECA young artists, sculpture)

1999
Jóvenes creadores FOECA (Fondo Estatal para la Cultura y las Artes) en pintura (FOECA young artists, painting)
Artworks

Fritzia Irizar
Untitled, Pulido
2009

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Fritzia Irizar
Sin Título, Intervención en el Centro Cultural España
2004

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