Jorge Aquilar - Agon
Jorge Aguilar - Agon, born in Barcelona in 1936. After attaining a University degree, he left Spain for Europe and mixed with the Bohemian circles of the Schwabinger Kunstkreis in Munich and Parisian Montmartre and St Germain du Pres.
His first exhibition was launched at The Medici Society in London and his reputation as an artist quickly grew into one of international recognition and repute. His distinctive style of painting reflects a personal record of his travels and to date he has had 10 highly successful world tours and over 191 individual exhibitions.
He holds an extensive list of award-winning Fine Art reproductions to his credit and has received some of the highest ranking academic awards and distinctions to be bestowed within artistic circles. Working from studios in Prance, Spain and England he speaks seven languages fluently and is a regular contributor to Radio and Television art programs.
Founder member of the European Academy of Arts, his paintings are represented in exclusive private collections and museums all over the world and citations appear in several notable reference journals. Since 2012 his paintings are hanging on permanent display in the main hall of the new Parliament building in Muscat,Oman.