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MIGUEL SOLER-ROIG (Barcelona, 1961)

His education has been influenced by the Bauhaus and the new Swiss typographic style. He studied at the Basel Art School. Subsequently completed a Masters in Fine Arts at Rhode Island School of Design in Providence. For several years has been living and working in New York, and after his return to Spain he continued his studies in photography, completing a Master of Art in Photography at the European Institute of Design in Madrid (IED), and numerous international photography workshops.

Some of the most prominent spaces where he has shown his work are: RISD Museum of Art, Providence; Venice Arsenale; PhotoEspaña festival, Madrid; Valentin de Madariaga Foundation, Sevilla and CCDJ, Ibiza.


1983 Schule für Gestaltung, Basel. (Basel Art School, CH)
1985 BFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island, Providence (USA)
1987 MFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island, Providence (USA)
2010 MA in Photography, European Institute of Design (IED), Madrid (E)

lected Solo Exhibitions 


Flux Zone, Mexico City, Out of Silence
The Room Studio, Barcelona, Weightless Waves 
Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, Out of Silence


Emma Molina Gallery, Monterrey, The Ruin of Memory
Being3 Gallery, Beijing, Under the Andalusian Sky 


Being3 Gallery, Beijing, Sceneries for Reverie 
Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, The Ruin of Memory
Blanca Berlín Gallery, Madrid, The Ruin of Memory


Mondo Gallery, Madrid, Logical Ambiguities
Society for Photographic Education, Cleveland, Ohio, The Ruin of Memory


Photo España, Madrid, The Great American Nude


Galeria Alejandro Sales, Barcelona, Frontiers without Limits


Missoni, Madrid, Vogue Fashion Night Out

lected Group Exhibitions 


Benaki Museum, Athens Photo FestivalOut of Silence
Cultural Center Jesus, Ibiza, Animals 


Fotonoviembre, Photography Biennial. TEA Museum, Tenerife
Antonio Pérez Foundation, Cuenca
Nacional Museum of Photography, Huete
Cultural Center Jesus, Ibiza, Ibicenco II


Paris Photo 2016. J.P. Morgan Chase Collection
Photo London, Blanca Berlín Gallery
Being3 Gallery, Hudson, NY
Fotofest, Houston
Mondo Gallery, Ibiza, Ibicencos


Lianzhou Foto Festival, China, The Ruin of Memory
Photo London, Blanca Berlín Gallery
Zona Maco Foto, Mexico
Mondo Gallery Mondo Gallery, Ibiza, Under the Andalusian Sky
Segovia Foto Festival, The Great American Nude
Arts Libris, Barcelona


Lianzhou Foto Festival, China, Logical Ambiguities
Fotofever, Paris, Blanca Berlín Gallery
Matadero, Madrid, The Great American Nude
Fotofest, Houston


PINTA, New York, Blanca Berlín Gallery
Arte Laguna, Venice Arsenale, Longings
ABSOLUT Portfolio’s Show, Photo España, Madrid, The Great American Nude


Blanca Berlín Gallery, Madrid, Look, Feel, Collect, with Joaquim Paiva and Tony Catany
IED Group Show, Madrid, Stop Suffering
JustMad Art Fair, Madrid, Frontiers without Limits
Casa Encendida, Madrid, ”Mutants Books”, Stop Suffering


Copenhagen Photo Festival


Madrid Photo, Blanca Berlín Gallery
Lisbon Art Fair, Blanca Berlín Gallery


PhotoEspaña Festival, Madrid


American Institute of Graphic Arts, New York


RISD Museum of Art, Providence 


Schule für Gestaltung, Basel 


Benaki Museum, Athens
Royal Artistic Circle, Barcelona   
Foundation Luis Carulla, Museum Vida Rural, Tarragona  
Casa degli Italiani, Barcelona 
Foundation Valentín de Madariaga, Sevilla   
Cultural Center Jesus, Ibiza
TEA Museum, Tenerife
Nacional Museum of Photography, Huete
Antonio Pérez Foundation, Cuenca
RISD Museum of Art, Providence  

Being3 Gallery. Beijing
Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston
Emma Molina, Monterrey
Flux Zone, México City
Blanca Berlin, Madrid 
Mondo Galeria, Ibiza


2017 Finalist Passporte Prize for Surreal Photography
2014 Finalist NexoFoto Iberoamerican Photo Prize 2014, Madrid 
2013 Honorable mention PHE ABSOLUT Photography Prize 2013, Madrid 
2013 Finalist Arte Laguna Art Prize 12.13, MoCA Italy, Venice (IT)
1987 Award of Excellence “Design for the Public Good 1987,” AIGA, New York 
1986 Gerrit Rietveld Academie Award, ICOGRADA International Conference, Amsterdam 

Works in Collections:

JP Morgan Chase Art Collection, New York
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Fundación Valentín de Madariaga, Seville
Trilantic Capital, New York
Yolanda Santos, Monterrey
Illy Collection, Zurich
Private collections: Barcelona, Beijing, Geneva, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, Mexico, Miami and Paris

Books and Publications

The Great American Nude
, (Artist Portfolio) 2015, Madrid 
Sand Dreams
, 2014, Madrid 
The Great American Nude
, 2013, Madrid 
Arte Laguna Art Prize
 12.13, MoCA Italy, 2013, Venice 
, European Master of Fine Art Photography, 2012, IED Madrid 
Stop Suffering, Limited edition artist book, 2012, Madrid 
Fronteras sin Limites, 2011, Madrid 
From Time to Time
, 2010, Barcelona 


Artnet"Out of Silence", March 2018, New York
Diario de Ibiza, “Ibicencos II”, July 2017, Ibiza
 “Under the Andalusian Sky”, June 2016, Seville
La Razón,
 “The Ruins of Memory”, May 2016, Barcelona
L’Oeil de la Photographie,
 “The Ruins of Memory”, March 2016, Paris
El Periódico de Cataluña
, Desnudos en la Alhambra. October 2015, Barcelona
L’Oeil de la Photographie“Sous un ciel andalou”, September 2015, Paris
El Mundo Journal, “Bajo un cielo andaluz”, August 2015, Ibiza 
El Temps 
Magazine, “Nus encara”, May 2015, Barcelona 
Magazine, Collectors Edition, Gold, June 2014, Madrid 
That’s Life 
Magazine, January 2014, Madrid 
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