Japan Print Association Executive Committee and Japan Print Association will present an international prints exposition, "Prints Tokyo 2012" for our 80th anniversary of the foundation of the association.

Francisco LARANJO portugal

" UP, 2011 "

Stone Lithography
43 cm × 33 cm

丸山浩司 / Hiroshi MARUYAMA


Francisco Laranjo is head of the fine arts department at Universidade do Porto as well as a well-known painter in Portugal. Forms and materials that recollect the origin of human spirits are hidden in the apparent simplicity of his works.


Born in 1955

Solo Exhibitions:2010 Francisco Laranjo, Watercoulors, 9arte Gallery, Lisbon.2009 Francisco Laranjo, Recent Work, Galleri Arntzen, Copenhagen, Denmark.2009 Francisco Laranjo, Occident and Orient, Casa Nuseu Teixeira Lopes e Galerias de Macedo, Gaia.
2008 Francisco Laranjo, Da Materia, Sao Mamede Gallery, Lisbon

2009 Awared Gold Medal , Porto City Council
1986 Painting First Prize , for the Spanish Government at Fine Arts Exhibition, Casa – Museu Teixeira Lopes, Gaia.
2004 Awaerd by Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisboa, from the Júri Continuity of Anatomy and Geografy in the Arts.