About the Artist
SANTIAGO YDÁÑEZ Born 1969, Spain. Santiago Ydañez has studied Fine Arts at the University of Granada and has conducted workshops with Juan Genoves among others. He has received several awards and is now one of Spain's most prominent contemporary painters. Selectively: ABC Painting Award in 2002 Generation Painting Prize of Caja Madrid Fellowship in 2002 Fellowship Foundation Marcelino Botin in 1998 Recently, along with other four artists originating in the Iberian peninsula, have self-managed an initiative to show their latest works in Berlin. Santiago Ydañez currently lives and works in Berlin (Germany) and Granada (Spain).