There is a story of a lifetime in many encounters. Curiosity to explore and memories captured when we’re unexpectedly faced with something challenging, or experience something different.
Jose Gonzalez Iglesias explores this relationship, building into much of his work the expression of a bond that connects memories with present experiences
From humble foster care beginnings in Venezuela, Jose moved to Spain where in 1969, aged 9, he joined "Los Muchachos Circus” touring the world for 7 years as a circus performer.
In 2001 he moved to England to coach gymnastics in Yorkshire, got married and began to paint.