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Coming Soon: “Art and Exclusion” Exhibition at the University Autònoma de Barcelona. Curated by John Roberto

Exciting news is on the horizon as the University Autònoma de Barcelona eagerly anticipates the upcoming exhibition, “Art and Exclusion.” Although the grand unveiling is yet to take place, meticulous…
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“¡Hi Basquiat! Magilla Gorilla” a tribute to the great American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (73 x 100 cm)

The artwork “Hi, Basquiat! Magilla Gorilla” is a tribute to the great American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, famous for his unique artistic style that blends painting and graffiti. This piece is…
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Contributing Author in the book “Digital Humanities, Corpus & Language Technology” (University of Groningen Press)

A look from diverse case studies is an outstanding collection of research contributions that explores the intersection of technology and the humanities. The authors provide a  comprehensive overview of how…
john roberto artwork trump 2023

“Grab ’em by the bunny” a painting that questions the controversial figures of Trump and Berlusconi (81 x 100 cm)

“Grab ’em by the bunny” is a provocative acrylic painting that challenges the controversial figures of Donald Trump and Silvio Berlusconi, two leaders known for their extremely sexist and misogynistic…
john roberto painting prize 2023

I have won first prize in the IV Solidarity Painting Contest on Human Rights organized by Sánchez Butrón Abogados

The “Urban Tribute to Mahsa Amini”, a work by the Colombian researcher and artist based in Barcelona, John Roberto Rodríguez, has emerged as the winner of the first prize in…
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My acrylic painting titled “Urban Tribute to Mahsa Amini” has been featured in “Diario Levante” newspaper

IV Solidarity Painting Contest. For this edition, we have the pleasure of collaborating with the Un Abrazo de Luz Foundation, a non-profit organization that aims to support children aged 3…
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My painting “Urban tribute to Mahsa Amini” has been fetured in the section on culture at the “Information” newspaper

The exhibition hall of the Club INFORMACIÓN will host, starting next Monday, an exhibition featuring the 24 finalist works of the IV Solidarity Contest of Painting on Human Rights, organized…
John Roberto artwork pink cube 2023

“Pink cube” finalist painting in the “Primero de Fariña” National Painting Contest organized by Bodegas Fariña

El Primero is our youngest wine. The first wine of the harvest to go onto the market each year. We began making it in 1995, when a Dutch customer asked…
John Roberto artwork pupy queen 2022

My piece titled “Puppy Queen,” which satirizes Queen Elizabeth II, has been showcased at the Drapaire Art Association

Drapaire-art is an artistic association located in L’Hospitalet de Llobregat. We are dedicated to art in all its dimensions and have the mission of promoting it through design courses, painting,…
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Delve into my Spanish article “The Museum-Interface and Its Relationship with Outsider Art” on Hipertext.net

Starting from the concept of outsider art, this article deve-lops some of the ideas regarding the museum-interface proposed by Scolari in his book The Laws of the Interface. After briefly…