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Jose Arpa y Perea


Bio
Jose Arpa y Perea was born in Carmona, Spain in a small village outside of Seville. He attended the School of Fine Arts in Seville under the instruction of Eduardo Cano de la Pena. He traveled and exhibited extensively in Europe, the United States, Mexico, South America and Africa before he came to reside in the U.S. in San Antonio, Texas in the early 1900's. While in San Antonio, Arpa was a pro... MORE
Artist Bio
Jose Arpa y Perea was born in Carmona, Spain in a small village outside of Seville. He attended the School of Fine Arts in Seville under the instruction of Eduardo Cano de la Pena. He traveled and exhibited extensively in Europe, the United States, Mexico, South America and Africa before he came to reside in the U.S. in San Antonio, Texas in the early 1900's. While in San Antonio, Arpa was a prolific painter, taught classes, and developed friendships with local artists. In 1932 he returned to his native Spain where he died in 1952 at the age of ninety-four.

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