1925 Modest Cuixart Tàpies was born in Barcelona on November 2.
Magazine Cover 1948 Dau al Set with Joan Brossa , Joan Pontius , Antoni Tàpies , Joan Arnau Puig and Josep Tharrats . Meet Juan Eduardo Cirlot , who joins that group from a position mythical rebellious and edgy arid stirred postwar art scene in Spanish . (See video Continuarà TVE program " Dau al Set and spirit Anti - System")
1951-1952 Travel across different European countries. Seasons in Paris and Lyon , city to mark the change from the magic of the Dau al Set the material informalism .
1953 Marries Goday Mariona who have three children ( Marc , Judith and Naomi) .
Receives 1958 Torres García . Stay in Paris where he first exponde individually (Galerie René Drouin ) . Visit to Picasso . Invited to the XXIX Venice Biennale . Appears Cirlot devotes monograph . It opens a period of great national and international exhibition activity .
1959 Get the most international recognition to obtain the First International Prize for Painting at the V Biennial of Sao Paulo , where finalists are as Francis Bacon and Alberto Burri , and abstract painting Prix de Lausanne . Participate in exhibitions such as Documenta in Kassel , " Treize peintres espagnols " at the Museum of Decorative Arts in Paris ...
1960-1961 selected remains avant-garde art exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum in Nova York , the Tate Gallery in London and at the exhibition " L' objet " at the Museum of Decorative Arts in Paris, also at the MOMA in Washington and galleries Japan and the Middle East.
1963 causes a great impact with the tragic "Children without name" ( sinister compositions broken wrists ) , exposed in the gallery René Metras , fully three-dimensional pieces that other based on the manipulation of objects . Exhibition at the Guggenheim and headquarters of Unesco. Collective " Le dessin " in Paris together with Appel , Ernst , Fautrier , Giacometti , Rauschenberg , Tobey , Miró , Picasso ... Start your facet of collaboration with the performing arts.
1964 Exhibition tribute to Bertolt Brecht ( René Gallery Metras ) . Solo exhibition at the Bonino Gallery , Nova York.
1970 Set to Palafrugell with Victória , mother of his son John born in 1980 . Meet the writer Josep Pla . Stage caracteritzada effusive creativity with a figure that fluctuates between the lyricism , the baroque and some sinister tone that extends to late 80s .
1972 Exhibition at the Palace of Congresses and Exhibitions of Madrid.
1945-1975 Dau al Set Gallery .
Receive 1984 King Juan Carlos I the " Commendation of the Order of Isabel the Catholic ." Exhibition at the National Art Museuo Mexico and the Center for the Fine Arts , Miami .
Ceramic Exhibition 1986 at the Spanish Museum of Contemporary Art.
1991 Retrospective Exhibition ( 1941-1991 ) at the Palau Robert in Barcelona sponsored by the Generalitat de Catalunya . Start a stage marked by introspection pictorial in nature from abstraction.
1993 traveling exhibition " Cuixart . Recent Work " organized by the Department of Culture of the Generalitat de Catalunya .
1998 participates in several events and exhibitions comemorativas the 50th anniversary of Dau al Set (Centre d' Art Santa Monica de la Generalitat de Catalunya i Museu d ' Contemporary Art of Barcelona MACBA ) . Creating Cuixart Foundation based in Palafrugell.
2000 Award of the "Gold Medal for Merit in Fine Arts" of the Ministry of Culture. Exhibition at the Museum Rigaud Perpignan.
2001 Retrospective exhibition at the Museo Camon Aznar - Ibercaja , Zaragoza . Exhibition " Cuixart , enigmatic landscapes " Torre Vella Cultural Centre , Salou -Tarragona .
2002 Exhibition " Joan Pontius Cuixart " Ceret . Exhibition " Cuixart , Geometries " at the Museu del Suro and Municipal Theater of Palafrugell. Modest Opening Cuixart Plaça de Palafrugell. Workshop Opening Cuixart NCB Cuixart Foundation headquarters in Barcelona.
2003 Exhibition " Cuixart Ara " Verdaguer Sala -Generalitat de Catalunya - Barcelona. M.A.C.U.F Retrospective Exhibition , La Coruna . Exhibition Gallery Canals , Sant Cugat del Vallès . Chamber of Owned Exhibition in Barcelona.
2007 Last exposure Vilacasas Foundation " Cuixart , the designation of the form" . He died at age 81 , the morning of November 1 in Palamos.