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School of Industrial and Electronic Design. Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain.

School of Fine Arts, Design, Sculpture & Painting. Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain.

RECENT AWARDS AND PRIZES

            2016: Winner public art commission:

- Team Award: Design Excellence Awards; Edgemont Commons, Vancouver, Canada

- Vaughan Brothers Tribute Art Project at Kiest Park, Texas, USA.

- Como Campus Public Art; St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.

Current Finalist:

- Tribute to E.L. Doctorow; New York, US.

- Worcestershire Parkway. UK.

- San Pedro Creek Tricentennial Artwork, San Antonio, Texas, US.

 

2015: Winner public art commission:

-Spruce Grove - Sport & Recreation Facility, Ca.   

-Garden of Reflexion; Londonderry, UK.

        Finalist public art commission: Public Art for Meadowvale Community Centre; Mississauga, Ca.

                                                           River Farset Public Art Project; Belfast, UK.

                                                           Public Art Commission, Strabane, North Ireland, UK.

           2014: Winner; public art commission:  Plaza Roberto Maestas, Seattle, US

                       Commissioned artist: Realization of a public sculpture; Jeju, South Korea.

       Finalist; Public art commission: Bangor Christian Heritage; Bangor, North Ireland.

                                                           CS Lewis Square; Belfast, UK.

                                                            Newtownabbey Borough Public art; Newtownabbey, UK.

                              Short listed artist: Novel Circle; Boulder, Colorado, US.

                                                            Freedom Public art competition; Los Angeles, California, US.

                                                            Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Major Sculpture Commission, UK.

            2013: Winner  public art commission: Edgemont Commons; Vancouver, Ca.

          Finalist public art commission: Saskatoon 1812 Monument Project; Canada.

                                                             WBA, Cultural Public Art Commission; Belfast, UK.

            2012: Gold medal: 30th Anniversary International Art Salon Vittel; FR.

                   Special exhibition project: Art Monaco; Monaco.

            2011: Winner; public art commission: Ondarroa Seaport; Basque Country, ES.

                     Public and artist's prize: Art Vittel; Vittel, France.

              Jury's special mention prize: Florence Biennale; Italia.

                                       Silver medal: Paris Grand Palais; SNBA, París, France.

            2010: Winner; public art commission: Museum of Human Evolution of Burgos; Burgos , ES.

                              Jury's Honor Prize: Carrousel du Louvre, Société Nationale Beaux- Arts, Paris, FR.

         Finalist; Public art commission: Architect   Anibal Gonzalez; Seville, ES.

                                                                    Public Commission; Villanova i la Geltrú, ES.

ARTWORKS IN PUBLIC SPACES

2016: WE ARE MUSIC & MUSIC IS US; Currently in realization, Dallas, USA.

           GOLDEN TREE; Currently in realization, Spruce Grove, CA.

           TOGETHERNESS; Currently in realization, Seattle, USA.

LITTLE GIANTS: Currently in realization. ST. Paul, Minnesota. USA.

2015: THE LIFE PROTECTOR; Vancouver, CA.

            PERSISTENT LIFE; Garden of Reflexion, Londonderry, North Ireland, UK.

2014: EVOLUTION IN JEJU; Cheonjiyeon Park, Seowipo,  Jeju, Shouth Korea.

2012: WOMEN WORKERS OF THE SEA; Ondarroa,   Basque Country, ES.

2010: PATH OF HUMAN EVOLUTION; Burgos, Museum of the Human Evolution, ES.

2008: THE PILLARS OF GASTEIZ; Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, ES.

2007: THE NAVIGATOR; Valencia, Cup of America, ES.

2002: MERCURY CHILD; Bilbao, Basque Country, ES.

2001: GATE OF THE HONORABLE; Bilbao, Guggenheim Museum Square, ES.

2000: El MIRADOR; Baracaldo, Basque Country, ES.

           THE JUDGE; Baracaldo, Basque Country, ES.

1999: CHE AND CHILD; Santa Clara, Cuba.

1998: GOVERNOR AND CHILD; North Africa, Ceuta, ES.

1997: INTELECTUAL AND CHILD; Sestao, Basque Country, ES.

1996: VAGAMUNDO; Madrid  airport, ES.

           NEPTUNE AND MUSE; Castrourdiales, Santander, ES.

1995: THINKER CHILD - Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, ES.

1994: CONFIDENCE; Almerimar, Almeria, ES.

1992: CONCORD; Sevilla / Expo 92, ES.

           THE RETURN; Bermeo, Basque Country; ES.

1991: MINOTAUR; Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, ES.

1989: RAINBOW MAN; Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, ES.

1984: MATERNITY;    Vitoria-Gasteiz,Basque Country; ES.

           PATERNITY; Plentzia, Basque Country, ES.

           FREEDOM; Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, ES.

Casto Solano / Professional Resume;experience of working in the public realm.

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