Featured artist: Luis Burgos
Luis Burgos, WineFest No. 18 artist
Award-winning artist Luis Burgos is one of the most distinctive figurative painters from the contemporary art scene in Spain.
With a colorful career spanning three decades and more than 50 exhibitions in Spain, London, Belgium, and New York City, Burgos enchants the art world with the passionate characters depicted in his work.
Burgos studied drawing at the School of Arts and Crafts of Logroño, Spain, and later moved to Barcelona, where he studied at the San Lluis Circle and a private academy. He also studied under painter and restorer Arnaldo Lodosa, with whom he perfected his technique.
Burgos, who specializes in painting figures, is known for the arresting facial expressions exhibited in his work. Behind every one of them is a story of Burgos’s own adventure.