Born on January 8.
Enrolls at the Escuela de Bellas Artes y Oficios in Palma de Mallorca.
Has his first solo show, at Galería d’Art Picarol in Cala d’Or, Mallorca.
Joins the group Taller Llunàtic.
The Museo de Mallorca in Palma de Mallorca presents Cadaverina 15, an exhibition of Barceló’s work.
Exhibits at Galería Mec Mec in Barcelona.
Barceló’s work is shown in the Spanish Pavilion at the XVI Bienal de São Paulo.
Has his first solo exhibition outside Spain, at Galería Axe Art Actuel in Toulouse, France.
Participates in Documenta 7 in Kassel, Germany.
Establishes an ongoing relationship with Galerie Bruno Bischofberger in Zurich.
Barceló’s work is included in An International Survey of Recent Painting and Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Aperto section of the XLI Biennale di Venezia, and Terrae motus at the Villa Campolieto in Naples.