1920 - 2004, Colombia
Enrique Grau was born in Panama City, Panama in 1920.
From 1940 to 1943, he studied painting and graphical arts at the Arts Students League in New York, NY and from 1955 to 1956 at the San Marco Beaux Art Academy in Florence, Italy.
His work has been exhibited extensively in major galleries and museums throughout the world and in several group exhibitions at Gary Nader gallery including the group exhibition Colombian Masters featuring selected Grau’s paintings, drawings and sculpture presented at Gary Nader fine art in Coral Gables, FL.
Grau received many awards and honors including Doctor Honoris Causa, Universidad de Cartagena, Colombia; Grade d’Officier dans l’ordre des Arst et des Lettres, Ministere de la Cultura et de la Communication, Paris, France, among others.
Enrique Grau died in Bogotá, Colombia on April 1, 2004.