Forteza, Rafa

Palma de Mallorca, 1955. Palma de Mallorca, 1955. Painter, sculptor, grabador. He begins with the engraving Three totems, 1986, integrating fully in this means that will accompany him and combine in his career. He showed from this first engraving his capacity of reinventing his personal language and discover means to show us it and surprise us. Frequent visitor to the workshop ever since, manufactures a collection of engravings like Wall, 1989, of 1 x 2 metres; Series Maclas, 1992; Series Ancestors; Series Reunion. Important are his books of bibliophile, where the artist joins poets and men of letters, with whom he achieves to make himself understood and create: José Carlos Llop, Joan Brossa, José Ángel Valente, Friedhem Mennekes, Jochen Winter. Awarded at international level as engraver.

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