Javier Gómez was born in 1957 in Pedro Bernardo, Ávila, Spain. He is a self-taught artist who had his first contact with glass in his family’s industrial glass workshop in 1971, where he learned the techniques of industrial glass, the basis of his later artistic development.
Javier Gómez and the City Hall of Alcorcón are founders of the MAVA – Alcorcón Art Museum of Glass in the greater area of Madrid, Spain. He is also lifetime artistic advisor of the museum.
MEVJG - Javier Gómez Glass Sculpture Museum is a museum dedicated to his works, Pedro Bernardo City Hall, Avila - Spain.
2015 Wim Claessen & Javier Gómez, Glorie Art Office, Arnhem, The Netherlands
2008 Sam Francis & Javier Gómez, Museum Jan van der Togt, Amstelveen, The Netherlands