Javier Zorrilla, Born in Madrid (Spain) studied painting in the workshops of the painters José Luis Ferrer and Teresa Muniz. Talleres del Círculo de Bellas Artes de Madrid (Workshops of the Fine Arts in Madrid).
Javier Zorrilla is a member of the Association of Painters and Sculptors, Agrupación Española de Acuarelistas (Spanish Association of watercolorists) and Agrupación de Acuarelistas Vascos (Association of Basque watercolorists).
He teaches watercolor workshops at the Cultural Center of Guadalajara IberCaja. He also teaches at the gallery Becuadro of Madrid. He has given numerous workshops fairs in various places in Spain.
Javier has received a long list of awards among which we mention the first prize painting Timanfaya National Park, First prize Juan Fontanal watercolor, Watercolor Award of Caja Madrid “Madrid Threads,” First Prize “Villa de Mijas” , Tisa Award Tormo in Watercolor, Watercolor award pimer MAP and MAGRAMA etc
His work has been acquired by institutions like Ferrandiz Foundation, Municipalities, National Museums of Watercolor or National Heritage.
He has been selected to represent the Spanish Association Biennial Watercolor on watercolor Spain, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Colombia, Canada and Korea.
A characteristic of his painting is light achieved in every scene he paints. With a loose style, he does simplify complex scenes allowing the viewer to complete the picture in his mind.
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