Covadonga Valdés Overcave


Born in Asturias. He lives and works between London and Asturias.

Covadonga Valdés Sobrecueva has a degree in Fine Arts from Chelsea College of Art in 1992 and a Master’s degree from Slade University, London in 1994. In 2012 she received the Abbey Fellowship in Painting from the British School in Rome.

He participated in artistic residencies as well as: The Ricklungarden Museum in Sweden, Azan Contemporary in Lisbon, Hickster Projects in Siena and the British School in Rome, Italy. Her individual exhibitions include: Turps Gallery, London. Bruno Alonso Foundation, Santander. Arancha Osoro Gallery, Asturias. House of Culture, Cangas de Onis, Asturias. Contemporary Art Projects, London. Cajastur Cultural Center. Pump House Gallery, London.

Valdés has exhibited internationally in group exhibitions. Among the most recent are: The Gray Gallery, London. The Copeland Galley, London. The Sluice Art Fair, Berlin. The Royal Academy of Arts, London. Standpoint Gallery, London. Turps Gallery, London. Cheng Center for Contemporary art, Beijing, China. Jerwood Space, London. APT Gallery, London. Art Britannia, Miami. Torrance Art Museum and Garboushian Gallery, California. Charlie Smith Gallery, London. The British School in Rome and Galleria Marabini, Bologna, Italy. John Moores Painting Prize, Liverpool Museums, England.