About me

Graduated in Painting by Fine Arts School of Lisbon, Carlos Santos Marques today's is the Portuguese watercolourist most internationally and awarded. His artistic activity is divided between France, Spain and Portugal, were he currently directing a school of painting in Lisbon. Assiduous attendance in the best French salons and at meetings and Spanish painting contests also has extensive experience as a performer in live painting shows, art exhibitions and artistic tertulias. He is president of Invent'Arte, Portuguese Association of Watercolor.

Most recent awards:

2013

1st Prize at Concurso Nacional de Acuarela Lucas Prado (Córdoba, Spain)

3rd Prize at concurso de pintura rápida de Olivença (Spain)

2014

1st Prize at concurso “Património Industrial de Sevilla” (Spain)

1st Prize at concurso “Cores de Constância 2014” (Portugal)

1st Prize at Simpósio Europeu de Aguarela (Córdova, Spain)

2015

Prize Special “Batigére” at Salon d’Aquarelle de Uckange (França)

1st Prize at concurso de pintura rápida “Minas de Herreria” (Spain)

1st Prize at concurso “Cores de Constância 2015” (Portugal)

3rd Prize at concurso de pintura rápida Velilla del Río Carrión (Spain)

1st Prize at concurso de pintura rápida “Minas de Herreria” (Spain)

3rd Prize at concurso de pintura rápida de Jerez de los Caballeros (Spain)

 

 

1st Prize at concurso “Cores de Constância 2015” (Portugal) 

 

 

Biennale d'Aquarelle de Brioude, 2011 -with Eugen Chisnicean, Noriko Imaï, Kristof Ludwin e Keiko Tanabe

Lisboa, 2012 - with Keiko Tanabe

Painting Show at Salon International de l'Aquarelle (Aiguillon - France) 2010