Tienda

EXHIBITIONS

1973. June. Palacio de la Virreina, Barcelona. One-man photographic exhibition organized with the cooperation of the Caja de Pensiones and the Barcelona City Council. The official opening is staged by His Excellency the Mayor of Barcelona and Dr. Luis Miratvilles.?1974. Sausalito Gallery, Barcelona. Retrospective on the Third World.

1978. Brussels University, Belgium. Alexis de Vilar introduces the film Raoni. The event organized by the Tribal Life Fund is sponsored by the Belgium Minister of Culture, the Woluwe St. Pierre City Hall, the Leopold III Fund for Nature, the Tribal Life Fund, the World Wildlife Fund, Amnesty International and the UICN (the International Union for Nature and its Resources). The film receives acclaim of the biggest auditorium in Belgium (1.500 people attend including 7 Ministers of the Belgian Government and representatives of King Baudouin and King Leopold III).

1978. October. RTL (Luxemburg). The author is invited as special guest together with Haroun Tazieff and the Paul Emile Victor Group to a major TV debate on saving the Earth.

1979. Due to his long experience with the world of children Alexis de Vilar is selected as the writer for the official TV series that UNESCO produces to celebrate the International Year of the Child in cooperation with 7 countries including India and China.

1979. March. Mann’s Chinese Theater, Los Angeles. Première of the film Raoni, nominated for the Academy Award in the Best Documentary Feature section. Alexis de Vilar organizes te gala with the Tribal Life Fund and personally presents the film together with Will Sampson, Jon Voight and the cooperation of Marlon Brando, who narrates the film. Frank Wells, then president of Warner Brothers, and Terri Simel sponsor the event.

1979. Kempinsky Hotel, Berlín. Presentation by Alexis de Vilar of the book Rettet die Natur Völker (There is no place left for the wild men), for which he also writes the introduction. The event is sponsored by the Tribal Life Fund. 1980. Passage 44,Brussels. Alexis de Vilar presents the film Bushmen sponsored by the Tribal Life Fund.

1982. Cinema Puerto Banús, Marbella / Spain. Presentation by Alexis de Vilar of the première in Spain in original version of the film Gandhiby Richard Attenborough. The gala is attended by 2,000 people including His Excellency the Indian Ambassador to Spain and the Minister of Industry Carlos Solchaga. Alexis de Vilar presents the Human Condition Award to Sir Richard Attenborough.

1983. Cinema Oasis, Marbella. Alexis de Vilar organizes the première of Under Fire to protest against the backing of the United States for the dictator Somoza.The event is attended by the Ambassador of Nicaragua to Spain and American filmmaker Jean Negulesco. Alexis de Vilar honours Roger Spottiswood, represented by Antonio Llorens of Lauren Films, with the annual Human Condition Award.

1993. February. Aboard the Mermoz, along the coasts of Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion and South Africa. The author gives several talks about South African politics and about the relationship between primitive tribes and the last wild ecosystems on the planet. Among the speakers at these conferences are the French academic writer Jean d’Ormesson, and the writers Daniel Vaxelaire, Jean Louis Racault and Jean Louis Joubert.

1994. December. Círculo Ecuestre, Barcelona. Presentation by Alexis de Vilar of a documentary on South Africa. The event is introduced by the Ambassador of South Africa in Madrid, His Excellency Mr. Awie Marais. The film is followed by a slide show of Alexis de Vilar pictures’ on the Bushmen of South Africa. The author pleads again for the fate of the Bushmen in order to prevent their decline.

1994. June. Gran Casino de Madrid. Slide show on the Bushmen of South Africa. The event is introduced by the Ambassador of South Africa to Spain, His Excellency Awie Marais. Once more Alexis de Vilar pleads to help prevent the disappearance of the Bushmen.?1995. Real Club de Tenis Barcelona 1899. Alexis de Vilar lectures on Tanzania, the land of Kilimanjaro and Zanzibar.

1996. Auditorium of La Caixa in Pedralbes Centre (Barcelona). Alexis de Vilar lectures on Tanzania, the land of Kilimanjaro and Zanzibar.

1996. Auditorium del RACC (Real Automóvil Club de Cataluña). Official opening of the new auditorium in the RACC headquarters in Barcelona with a lecture by Alexis de Vilar on South Africa.

1997. March. Pedralbes Centre (Barcelona). Retrospective one-man exhibition.?1998. December. Bookstore FNAC, Barcelona. Presentation of the book Kenya & Tanzaniaby Alexis de Vilar published by GeoPlaneta.

2000. March. Internet Gallery, Barcelona. Exhibition: Madagascar, the first wife of God.

2001. December. Alliance Française of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Alexis de Vilar is invited to participate in the exhibition Art in Tanzania.

2002. March. Maison Française of Nairobi, Kenya. Group exhibition Artistic Perception at Home introduced by the French Ambassador for Kenya, His Excellency Mr. Pierre Jacquemot.

2002. July. Café de Nuit 1888 (Café Van Gogh), Arles, France. One-man show on Africa during Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie 2002.

2002. September. La Cabaña of the Almenara Hotel, Sotogrande, Cádiz (NH Hotels). One-man show on Africa. 2003. September. María José Castellví Gallery, Barcelona. One-man show African Song.2003. December. Hotel Majestic, Barcelona. Presentation of the novel The Dove & the Hawk by Alexis de Vilar (Mestizajes). In Cadiz he creates the European Film Institute of which he is elected president.

2004. December. María José Castellví Gallery, Barcelona. One man-show Dreaming of the South Seas / Rêves des Mers du Sud. He creates the travel magazine ISLAS in Spain.

2005. September. Imaian Gallery, Madrid. One-man show African Song. In Barcelone he creates the European Geographic Society of which he is elected president.

2006. April. Galeria do Ollar, Salvador de Bahia. Group exhibition

2006. October. The Barcelona Design Gallery, Barcelona. In search of paradise lost.

2007. December. Luzio, Barcelona. One-man show In Search of paradise lost.

2008. June. Art Vietnam Gallery, Hanoi. Group exhibition.

2008. October. Galería Marga Sennacheribbo, Barcelona. One-man show Portraits of the Desert.?2009. April. Domaine Jnane Tamsna, Marrakech. One-man show Portraits of Africa.

2010. April / September. Design & Cook Gallery, Marrakech. Africa, Africa. One man exhibition at the Sofitel Marrakech / Space Atrium .

2011. July / October. Aina Nowack Gallery, Madrid. One man show In search of paradise lost.

2012. June. Château de Kergrist, Bretagne, France. In search of paradise lost.

2013. June. Lisa Christtofersen Home Gallery, Nairobi, Kenya. Group exhibition.

2013. June. TRIBE hotel, Nairobi, Kenya. Group exhibition.

2013. December. Four Seasons Resort Marrakech, Morocco. One man show In search of paradise lost.