Juarez Machado was born in 1941 in the city of Joinville, in the state of Santa Catarina, Brazil. He studied at the School of Art in the state of Paranâ, in the city of Curitiba, and participated actively in its artistic movement. In 1966 he took up residence in Rio de Janeiro, intensifying his activities. In addition to painting he also dabbled in illustrating, scenography, sculpture, drawing and engraving.

He has received a number of awards in Brazilian galleries and other international prizes. Machado has been living in Paris since 1986 and has frequently exhibited his works in Europe and the USA.

 

1961

2nd Place in Painting in the Beginners Salon

Curitiba Brazil

Honorary Mention in the 13th Spring Salon

Curitiba Brazil

1962

1st Place in Drawing and Sculpture in the Beginners Salon

Curitiba Brazil

Best Sculptor of Panama
19th Panama Salon Curitiba

Curitiba Brazil

Silver Medal -3rd Salon

Curitiba Brazil

Bronze Medal in the 14th Spring Salon

Curitiba Brazil

1963

Silver Medal at the 15th Spring Salon

Curitiba Brazil

Honorary Mention at the 20th Panama Salon

Curitiba Brazil

lst Place in the City of Porto Alegre Salon

Brazil

1964

Gold Medal in the 16th Spring Salon

Curitiba Brazil

1965

Acquisition Prize in the 22nd Panama Salon

Curitiba Brazil

1969

International Prize in the 5th Biennial of Humour in Art

Italie

1971

Prize in Scenario for Television

Rio de Janeiro Brazil

1974

Prize in Costumes and Scenario for Television

Rio de Janeiro Brazil

1977

"Barriga Verde" (Green Belly) Prize Santa Catarina Plastic Arts

Brazil

"Nakamori"' Intematioonal Prize -Best Children's Book

Japon

1980

Abril Prize Best Humour in Graphic Arts

Brazil

1981

Outstanding Award -Bloch Editores

Brazil

1982

Presented with the title of honorary citizen of the city of joinville

Santa Catarina Brazil

1990

Presented with the Rio Branco Order of Merit by the President of the republique of Brazil

Brazil

Medal of Honor of the town Champs-sur-Marne

France

Honourable diploma of the town of Curitiba

Brazil

1998

Receives the title " Manézinho da Ilha "

Florianopolis Brazil

The Order of Merit " Anita Garibaldi "

Florianopolis Brazil

1999

Price "Friendly of the Community "

Brazil

2000

" Twenty Personalities of XXe century ". Artist of XXe century. Trade union of the Press

Brazil

2001

Title "Docteur Honoris Causa " University of Joinville

Brazil

Inauguration of the theatre " Juarez Machado "

Brazil