Alvar Sunol |  Save Up To 70% Off Retail Prices! | Free Artwork Giveaway | Best Offer | Weekly Deals |  Have Questions? Call 1-888-851-5650  
Find the Perfect Artwork!
New to or want to find the perfect artwork fast? Pick a starting point below!
New Arrivals
Artwork On Sale (Up to 70% off)
Weekly DealsHot!
Top Artists & Best SellersHot!
Browse Entire Collection
Featured CollectionsHot!
Browse by Artist Name
Artists In The Spotlight
Browse by Subjects of InterestHot!
Browse by Medium
Browse by Artwork Title
Browse by Dominant Color
Browse by Price Range
Browse by Artwork Dimensions Custom Framing & Online Frame ShopCustom Framing!
Save Time & Money! Fast Turnaround. Learn more...

Best Offer empowers you to negotiate a lower price for an item just like in real life!Like to Negotiate?
Submit an Offer and save a bunch of money! Learn more...

Get the art you want with the Layaway Program!Lay-It-Away!
Buy now and pay later. No Interest or Fees! Learn more...

Listen to eclectic music while you shop!I-Radio!
Shop & listen to eclectic sounds from around the globe! Launch I-Radio. Newsletter
Enjoy exclusive discounts and offers, new product information, decorating tips, educational content, and much more...
View Sample Opens In New Window. | Zero-Spam Policy
Featured Artists

Alvar Sunol


Alvar Sunol Munoz-Ramos was born on January 29, 1935, in Montfat, a Catalan fishing village on the Mediterranean coast. He attended the Escuela Superior de Bella Artes de Alhambra de Granada, a summer scholarship study trip to Granada. He returned home and entered a painting in a competition for the Young Painters Prize sponsored by the City of Barcelona. He won the Grand Prize. The painting is now in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art, Barcelona, Spain.

In 1957, at the age of 22, Alvar gave his first One Man Show at the Galleries Layetana, Barcelona. Because of the success of this exhibit, Alvar received many invitations for shows in other Spanish cities. During his military service he entered one of his canvases for the annual painting competition at the Institut Francais, Barcelona. He won the Grand Prize, a spring time trip to Paris.

Alvar arrived in Paris to paint in 1959. He met Juan Fuentes, a fellow Spaniard and director of the prestigious Parisian Galerie Drouant. Fuentes encourages Alvar in his painting and brought Alvar's first group of Paris oil paintings to the gallery. Fuentes' gallery sold the paintings in one week.

Alvar returned to Barcelona in 1960 to marry his childhood sweetheart, Rosella Berenguer. They returned to Paris and lived there for ten years. Alvar's paintings were exhibited in the United States for the first time at the Monede Gallery, New York in 1962. Alvar produced his first original lithographs for a one man show at Galerie Drouant in 1963.

Since that time Alvar has exhibited regularly throughout Europe, the United States and Canada. Alvar's graphic art received public praise at an exhibition given by the Musee Hyacinthe Rigand in Perpignan, France in 1978.

The Utah Museum of Fine Art, Salt Lake City, Utah and The Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, Kansas, held major exhibitions of his lithographs, paintings and sculptures in 1982 and 1983. Kansas, held major exhibitions of his lithographs, paintings and sculptures in 1982 and 1983.

The Galerie Takashumaya, Tokyo, was his first exposure in Japan in a group showing with Picasso and Chigall. The Kumanoto Museum and Fukuola Museum purchased his lithographs for permanent display.

Explore Alvar Sunol Collection Explore Alvar Sunol Collection
Print Alvar Sunol Biography Print Alvar Sunol Biography
Download Alvar Sunol PDF Biography Download Alvar Sunol PDF Biography

Disclaimer: The biography shown on this page is not meant to be a complete and comprehensive exploration of the life of the featured artist and is not guaranteed to be up-to-date. While information provided about each artist is carefully studied and reviewed prior to publishing; assumes no liability for the content provided on this page. Biography was last updated on . Please let us know if any information is out-of-date or inaccurate.

Copyright Notice: All videos and media are used with permission and are copyright of their respective owners. The unauthorized copying or distribution of such material is prohibited and is punishable by law.

Go to top of page.
Top Artists Subjects Collections Medium Price Size
Michel Delacroix
Peter Max
Aldo Luongo
Gail Rodgers
Steve Barton
Lucelle Raad
Fanch Ledan
Jesus Fuertes
Richard E. Aaron
Phillip Anthony
All Artists
Top Artists
Astronomy & Space
Religion & Belief
Celebrities & Movie Stars
Dance & Ballet
All Subjects
Walt Disney
Canvas Artwork on Demand
Salvador Dali Divine Comedy
Marc Chagall Hadassah Windows
KAT - The Artist of the Stars
Miami River Art Fair
Fine Art Photography
Art Director's Picks
Masters of the Louvre
Ann Storck Center
All Collections
Silkscreen on Panel Board
Original Animation Cel
Giclee on Canvas
Original Photograph
Plate (Collectors)
Mixed Media on Metal
Seriolithograph On Canvas
Original Acrylic Painting
Restrike Etching
Hand Embellished Giclee on Paper
All Media
$0 - $100
$100 - $400
$400 - $900
$900 - $1500
$1500 - $2500
$2500 - Over
Specify Price
Specifty Size
Dominant Color
Beige | Black | Blue | Brown | Crème | Gold | Green | Grey | Orange | Pink |   Specify Color
  Go to top of page.
About ArtRev.comContact InformationAffiliate ProgramCustomer ServiceTerms of UsePrivacy Toolbar
See on Houz