Born on June 17.
Moves to London.
After receiving a grant from the British Council, enrolls at the Central School of Art and Design in London, where he will earn a degree in lithography.
After receiving a second grant from the British Council, studies at the Croydon School of Art in London. Meets Cristina Iglesias, whom he will later marry.
Receives a Fulbright grant from the Comité Conjunto Hispano-Americano and continues his studies at the Pratt Institute of Art and Design in New York. Meets Richard Serra.
Moves to Torrelodones in Madrid. Creates his first welded metal sculptures.
Holds his first solo exhibition, at Galería Fernando Vijande in Madrid.