Eva Maria Espejo aka Eva Mirror
Is a visual artist based in Switzerland since 2014. Her digital paintings are mostly printed in big format, filled up with a subliminal femenine voice her “drops” are everywhere, maybe there is a kind of complexity about water’s poetic blends meanings but for sure with her ironic sense of humor.
She was born in Barcelona and then lived in several places as Brighton, Madrid, Torino, Buenos Aires and Berlin. Her paintings are diversity among cultures, women empowerment with some heart’s expressions in a dynamic avant-garde style where everything is growing up.
In Sevilla, she completed her studies of Scenography and Graphic Design, in the relationship with these techniques are the signs of the treatment in her images where lies also high emotional feelings with a Pop colourful symbolic language.
She studied some years of Sociology interested in Culture and Ethnology but soon saw the desire of creation by means of investigation.
Taking inspiration from Georgia O’Keeffe, Andy Warhol, Judy Chicago, Frida Kahlo… and always sharing the work process with her maternity life since 22 years old.
Education and professional improvements:
Sociology (not finished) – Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires and UNED, Spain.
Academy privat painting classes with the sculptor artist Claudio Barragan, Argentina.
Technical in Scenography, by the old “Scenics Arts School” CATS, Sevilla.
Technical in Editorial (layout and design), by the photographer’s school CDR, Sevilla.
Personal projects (Andalusia) :
“The Garden” Shop – 2003 – 2007.
CS (Caucho Sound – bike recycled rubber complements Brand) 2004 – 2008.
Poetry & Music Projects with Alt Saxophone, Melodica and more instruments:
Spoken word: “Otros Uni-versos”, “She plays Drums” 2010, Sevilla.
Music: The Art Ensemble of Sevilla 2010.
Music: “3753 Cruithne” 2008- 2012 (experimental and improvisation band).
Music: Band just for one concert: Ladyfest Sur Big Band …2009.
Street Art: Mother & Daughter (Madrehija) – Street Art collages with her daughter Sara 2007 – 2009.
New York – Stricoff Gallery in Armory Week, “Red Bird” picture, 2018 (collective).
Z am Park – Exhibition “You’re in my heart” one picture 2017 (solo)
EWZ Zürich Kraftwerk – Selnaustrasse 25 – Hub Impact Zürich 2016 (collective).
Kunst Salon 2014 (collective).
Kabinette der Visionäre, “Flug nach vorn” 2015 (collective).
Divas – Ausstellung in Fiese Remise – 2013 (solo).
Wild Sur – RTVA Gallery 2014 (solo).
Galeria Alxaraf 2012 (collective).
Galeria Taberna Anima – 2000 / 2009 (both solo).
Sala Rey Chico, Napna Magma 2009 (collective).
Tempo de Depot for Artifariti – She’s – Noche en Blanco 2010 (solo).
Lisboa – Alxaraf Gallery – Collective “Cruce oceanos hasta encontrarte” 2011.
Algarve – Magic Being Magic – La casa Azul 2010 (solo).