The Helios Gómez Cultural Association was legally
set up on 20 July 1998 in Barcelona, Catalonia (Spain).
The Association's aims are:
a.- The search and collection of data on the life and works of
the artist Helios Gómez.
b.- The rescuing and preservation of the artist's works and their
c.- The defence of the frescos of the oratory, know as Capilla
Gitana (the Gipsy Chapel) painted by Helios Gómez in the
Modelo prison in Barcelona.
d.- The collection of orals and written testimonies, of historical
documents, newspaper articles, photos and graphic documents, aimed at
enlarging the Association's documentations.
e.- The production of a reasoned catalogue of the artist's works.
f.- The publication of articles, essays or iconographical documentation
regarding Helios Gómez.
g.- The presentation of roving exhibitions on the artist's life
h.- The production of a film on Helios Gómez's life.
A board of directors elected by the members and chaired
by Gabriel Gómez, the artist's son, leads the association.
The Association needs external funding. It can receive
funds and appeal for funds from any individual or groups wishing to
supports its chosen tasc.
The association has not profit-making..
For any further information, please contact the association' registered
office. If you would like to support the restoration of the Capilla
Gitana, you are invited to send a bank giro transfer to the Association's
The intellectual property rights related
to Helios Gómez's works and those of the Association are represented