Udane Juaristi is a basque artist based in Spain. She was born in Azkoitia in 1985.
She studied Fine Arts in Bilbao (UPV) and she took a preparatory stay in Paris (Ecole Nationale Supérieure Des Beaux Arts).
The artist is known as Udatxo, her artistic name.
She learnt different techniques to use them in her work and little by little discovered her own style. Her paintings have a personal and recognizable style. Urban scenes are the main focus of her work. This urban style has been transforming her work, and nowadays she also paints walls and street murals. In fact, the street has always been a source of inspiration for Udane. She creates scenes using the photos that she takes in her walks through the world, giving to this photos life and color by her paintings.
She loves to capture people walking in the street, their movement, color and light in her work. Daily urban scenes.
She has shown her work in different galleries and she made murals in public spaces in different parts of Spain, Germany, France and Morocco.
Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts specializing in Painting at the University of the Basque Country. After a stay at the l’Ëcole Nationale de Beaux Arts in Paris, she studied an airbrushing course at C10 school. After that, she continues showing her work in different galleries and she starts doing mural paintings and street art. About her work we can underline:
Collective exhibition in 90 GRADOS, San Sebastian.
Solo exhibition in ARTEZTU gallery , San Sebastian.
Solo exhibition in ARTEZTU gallery , San Sebastian. (ESPERIMENTAZIOA). MIRADAS DE MUJERES Festival.
Solo exibition in ISPILU gallery , Zarautz.
Solo exhibition in Espazio B eta B gallery , Lekunberry.
Solo exhibition in NON GALLERY, San Sebastian. (URBANue).
Solo exhibition in TIRIKITAUKI gallery, San Sebastian. (ERAIKIZ)
Solo exhibition in KULTUR LEIOA , Leioa.
Solo exhibition in OSFORD gallery , Zumaia.
Solo exhibition in ISPILU gallery , Zarautz. (HABANERA)
Solo exhibition in ARTEUPARTE gallery. (PROTAGONISTAK). San Sebastian
Solo exhibition in TIRIKITAUKI gallery. (GERTUTIK). San Sebastian
Collective exhibition in COLAB GALLERY. ( POWER PLAY ). Weil am Rhein / Germany
Collective exhibition in LA CAUSA GALLERY , Madrid.
Solo exhibition in ARTEUPARTE gallery.( TRANSIT). San Sebastian
Solo exhibition in TORRE ZURI, Azkoitia
Solo exhibition in BASTERO , Andoain
2nd prize in the GOIART visual arts contest, in Ordizia.
1st Accesit in Francisco Pradilla painting contest, in Zaragoza.
Honourable mention in Premi Canyelles painting contest.
1st prize in Villa de Durango
1st prize / Certamen nacional de pintura de gibraleon
1st prize / Carta Puebla, Ciudad real
Urban art festivals / Street paintings
Mural in Irun, curated by GazteARTEAN.
Mural in Madrid, in PINTAMALASAÑA festival.
Mural in Hospitalet de Llobregat curated by CONTORNO URBANO.
Mural in Lekunberry, for KALEKO ARTEA, curated by Espazio B eta B gallery.
Mural in FESTIVAL ASALTO , Zaragoza
Mural in Bayone, PDV street art festival
Mural in DONOSTIA SAN SEBASTIAN, ARTEUPARTE gallery
Mural in Mauleon
Mural in Oviedo, PAREESFEST
Mural in Hendaye
Mural in Markiña-Xemein
Mural in Rabat, JIDAR STREET ART FESTIVAL
Mural in Azkoitia
Mural in Getaria
Two murals in Ludwigshafen, Germany.
Mural in Carballo, REXENERAFEST
Mural in Santiago Conpostela, DELAS FEST
Mural in Azkoitia
Mural in Orio
Mural in Donostia, San sebastian, DONOSTIAPAIN