During the inauguration ceremony - held on June 10, 2022 at the Ateneu, Cultural Center of the Iluro Foundation - the verdict of the Jury was read with the proclamation of the winner and the five winners of the 9th Prize Torres García-City of Mataró Painting Biennial 2022.
In this call, 335 works have been submitted to the competition. The Jury has selected the forty finalists that make up the exhibition, the winning work and five award-winning works
The five winners are (in alphabetical order):
The inauguration ceremony was presided over by the Mayor of Mataró, Ilm. Sr. David Bote - who presented the award to the winner - and was attended by the Director of the Territorial Services of Culture of Barcelona, Mr. Andreu Felip, and the Consul General of Uruguay in Barcelona, Hble. Sr. Pedro Valenzuela.
The Jury of this 9th Torres García-Ciutat de Mataró Biennial Painting Prize has been formed by Mr. Juan Manuel Bonet, Mrs. Gloria Bosch, Sr. Emmanuel Guigon, Sr. Julio Vaquero, Mrs. Eva Vázquez, and Mr. Antoni Luis,
The exhibition of the 40 finalist works can be seen in the Ateneu-Cultural Center of the Iluro Foundation (La Riera 92, Mataró - Barcelona) from June 10 to August 28, 2022.