Julio Le Parc

Born 1928, Mendoza, Argentina


1950s   Moves to Paris, where he currently resides.

1964   Receives the Special Prize at the Premio Internacional Torcuato Di Tella.

1966   Receives an award at the International Painting Grand Prix at the XXXIII Venice Biennale, Italy.  First solo exhibition at Howard Wise Gallery, New York.

1967   First retrospective exhibition at the Instituto Di Tella, Buenos Aires. 

1968   Expulsion from Paris.  Travels to various countries in Europe for five months until the restriction is overturned. 

1970   Participates in Unofficial Latin America exhibition in Paris and the Medellin Biennial in Columbia. 

1972   Collaborates on the collective work Torture with the Denuncia group.

1975   Joins the International Brigade of Antifascist Painters. 

2013   Solo exhibition at Palais de Tokyo in Paris.

2014   Solo exhibitions at Casa Daros in Rio de Janeiro and the Museu de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires.

Le Parc has had many retrospective exhibitions in various cities including Havana, Düsseldorf, Montevideo, Caracas, Asunción, Mexico City, Stockholm, Berlin, Madrid, Barcelona, Santiago de Chile, and Porto Alegre.