Katrin Alvarez


Katrin Alvarez was born in Güstrow/ Germany on July 9, 1944. She successfully graduated from her studies of Law, worked as an editor and issued several satires and a novel. In 2007, she won the Allan Edwards Award der Federation of Canadian Painters (SFCA) in Vancouver and was granted the Grande Médaille d’Or M.C.A. Cannes Azur in 2012. In 2013, she won the first prize of the Leonardo Awards(Applied Arts)  from the Chianciano Art Museum. Katrin Alvarez sees life through the eyes of an editor; however, as artist she does not use words, but describes life with colour and line. The artist includes and finds artistic expression for all aspects of life, both the beautiful and positive sides as well as the dark and negative sides of being. The Neurologist Dr. Gosciniak once wrote about her works: ‘Alvarez’ paintings neither want to explain, nor educate , nor teach- they do not contain any message either. However, they leave a strong imprint on the viewers’ mind. As if a stone cast into a lake, the emotions and dreams disseminate like ripples, and a new way to the Inner self inside opens up.’ Alvarez’ paintings unite technical skills with a multidimensional pictorial language, thus leading to a unique way of expression, a so called personal “fingerprint’, a quality frequent called for, but seldom achieved. Katrin Alvarez has successfully shown her works in many exhibitions worldwide. She is represented by LDXArtodrome Gallery worldwide.
Solo shows (selected) • 2016 galerie m beck, Homburg, Germany • 2015 The gallery STEINER, Vienna, Austria Group shows (selected) 2017 ATIM´s Top 60 Masters of Contemporary Art 2017, Premio Alla Carriera Award, Florence,Italy 2017 Ernst Fuchs: Begegnungen, KunstRAUM Obervellach, Obervellach, Austria • 2017 Kunst und der virtuelle Raum (LDXArtodrome Gallery) • 2016 ATIM´s Top 60 of Contemporary Art 2016, Montagnac, France • 2016 LDXArtodrome Gallery, Berlin, Germany • 2016 WOMAN´S ESSENCE, Milan, Italy • 2015 Mnemosyne at LuminArté Gallery, Dallas, USA • 2015 London Art Biennale 2015, London, UK Fairs (selected) • 2017 Yia Art Fair (LDX Artodrome Gallery), Paris, France • 2017 Spectrum Miami (Arttour International), Miami, USA • 2017 LA Artshow 2017 (LDXArtodrome Gallery) • 2017 London Art Biennale 2017 • 2017 Art Beijing 2017 (LDXArtodrome Gallery) • 2016 Luxembourg Art Week (galerie m beck), Luxembourg • 2016 Art Innsbruck 2016(Kitz Art Gallery), Innsbruck, Austria • 2015 Red Dot Art Fair (The gallery STEINER), Miami, USA • 2015 Art Expo New York (The gallery STEINER), New York, USA • 2015 Art Expo New York (Artavita Gallery), New York, USA • 2015 Art Fair Köln (LDX Artodrome Gallery), Cologne, Germany • 2015 Art Innsbruck 2015 (Kitz Art Gallery), Innsbruck, Austria