Juan Petry – Bio – Exhibitions


lives and works in Spain and Germany

Co – founder of MUARCO – Museo de Arte Contemporaneo (2019)

Founder of UNIIE – free university of informal education (2015)

Founder of Jardi de colors – laboratori d’Artistas – colour garden – supported by Sevengardens.org and UNESCO (2014)

Founder of ARTSURPRISE (2011)

Member of Platoon network (2010)

Founder of the Artist Residence CASAdelDRAGON (2007)

Founder of FamiliaFeliz an art project according to the concept of social scupltures:


Founder of the European art network EL-DRAC (2007)

More info on https://www.petry.eu

Exhibitions (selection)


Exhibitions (selection)

Where Beauty lies, De Souza Gallery, Spain
Revelations, Bloom Gallery, Valencia, Spain
Habla – Speak, Cervera del Maestre, Spain

Relics of Future’s Past, Valencia, Spain

The greater Re:set – Video podcasts – August 2020

all about love – painting sessions in Penyaflor Tortosa (ESP), Kuefo Remagen (GER) and CTS/Apeal Bucharest – selected artworks exhibited in the gallery EL-DRAC

de Copii din Ciocanesti – die Kinder von Ciocanesto – the kids of Ciocanesti – group performance featured by lifebusteR

The Ray of Hope – light sculpture project by lifebusteR – Castellon and Girona (ESP) / Cologne and Bad Neuenahr (GER)

AMAL social art sculptures – CASAdelDRAGON, Spain

CTS/Apeal summer school Romania – workshop and performance and trencadis en espacios publicos, Bucharest, Romania – July

Second single – theater performance – as part of the long term performance of Nicole Bartel and Rolf Habel in Rheinbach, glass house pavillon, school of glass art, Germany – May

Eco-Prints – workshop and exhibition in collaboration with Burg Giebischenstein, Halle (Saale), Germany –  March

xTalk III. | performance – as part of the long term performance of Nicole Bartel and Rolf Habel in Rheinbach, glass house pavillon, school of glass art, Germany

xTalk II. | performance – as part of first May street art festival Galerie Die Brücke, Asbeck, Germany

xTalk I. | performance – gallery Luzia Sassen, Cologne, Germany

the final message – as part of European art project pilars of freedom – CASAdelDRAGON – Spain

Masonry – Raum für die Kunst, Windeck, Germany

Gallery Luzia Sassen | “rent the art” – one-day-exhibition – 100 works – amazing citizens – Cologne

Family Constellation – a seduction | performance – as part of the long term performance of Nicole Bartel and Rolf Habel in Rheinbach, glass house pavillon, school of glass art

Gallery Luzia Sassen | – Bonn, Germany

Amor en guerras civiles | Morella – Salas Goticas – Ayuntamiento – Valencia – Spain

AAF Brussels | -Turn & Taxis, Brussels, Belgium

EXTRASCHICHT | “The world of ARTSURPRISE” Zeche Zollverein, Essen, Germany

Amor en guerras civiles | Fundacion Fita Girona Catalunya

RELEVANCE | Art on the road 
– art intervention between Berlin and Valencia

Barceloneta Sonora – CC, Barceloneta (October)

– Format::Projekt Gallery, Berlin (October)

– Kulturbunker Koeln, Germany (September)

Pop up in Spain
– Casa del Dragon, Cervera del Maestre (May)

Aigua – VVV, Barceloneta, Spain (April)

Liebe in Bürgerkriegen – Herne, Germany (April)

Stop | Now | Start – Casa del Dragon and Ermita de Sant Sebastia, Cervera del Maestre, Castellon, Spain

Liebe in Bürgerkriegen – Kulturbunker Mülheim, Cologne, Germany

Skulpturenmeile Bochum – Bochum, Germany

foc II. – installation, La Farinera, Barcelona, Spain

foc I. – installation, Barcelonetta, Spain

Arte Contemporani Celra, L’Ateneu, Celra, Catalunya

Pastamas en la Guerra Civil – La Nevera, Morella, Spain – Solo exhibition from Igor Pastamas – featured by Juan Petry

GLÜCK – installation, Rheinbach, Germany

act of humanity – paintings, Casa del Dragon, Cervera del Maestre, Castellon, Spain

tgv in 50 seconds – animation film – preview – Kulturbunker Mülheim, Cologne as part of co.ar.co film festival Marseille, France

urban nights – photo and video installation gallery P5, Bochum, Germany

Love in Civil Wars – international art project and exhibition in Contemporary Art Museum Benicarlo MUCBE, Castellon, Spain

25 Anniversairy Saint Henri, Aude, France

GAP – Gallery, Barcelona, Spain

keep cool – group exhibition of EL-DRAC in Siegburg, Germany

Vuelta del arte – Installation as part of the art festival in Baix Maestrazgo, Castellon, Spain

Art Project and installation as part of a summer festival in Troisdorf near Cologne, Germany