Genoveva Fernández was born in Madrid in 1964.
- 2013-2016: Attends artist Kim Lieberman's open studio in Arts on Main, Johannesburg, South Africa.
- 2005-2006: Full academic year at the Institute of Fines Arts Surikov, Moscow, Russia
- 2002-2005: Post Baccalaureat studies in drawing and painting at the Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington DC, United States, with teachers such as Judy Southerland, Steve Cushner, Tom Morris and Mary Delpopolo.
- 2005-2007: Painting workshops organized by Corcoran teachers Judy Southerland and Mary Delpopolo in Montorno, Italy.
- 1983-1988: BA and MA in History of Art Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
- 2005: Faculty Award for Drawing and Painting of the Corcoran College of Art and Design “in recognition of excellence and outstanding achievement …”
- May 2016: "We, the People", AVA Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
- January 2016: “We, the People” Hazard Gallery, Arts on Main, Johannesburg, South Africa.
- January 2014: “Thinking in a Space” NIROX Proyects, Arts on Main, Johannesburg, South Africa.
- May 2012: 'Between the lines': Solo exhibit at Centro Cultural Eduardo Úrculo, Madrid
- May 2010: Solo exhibit 'As the morning shows the day', Larra Gallery, Madrid
- April-May 2008: Glances with the Art Studio at Artplay Center for Design and Architecture (www.artplay.ru), sponsored by the Instituto Cervantes.
- April 2008: Solo exhibit Three-legged at Gala HispanicTheatre at Tivoli (www.galatheatre.org), Washington DC.
- April 2005: Solo exhibit Primarily Colors at Gala HispanicTheatre at Tivoli, Washington DC
- July 2015: “TWENTY; Art in the time of Democracy” University of Johannesburg, South Africa.
- May 2015: “TWENTY; Art in the time of Democracy” Pretoria Museum of Art, South Africa.
- July 2014-February 2015: '“TWENTY; Art in the time of Democracy” Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Appalachian University, USA.
- February 2011: Group exhibit Fundación 'Raíces' in the Union of Swiss Banks (UBS) of Madrid.
- November 2009: Group exhibit Artists against AIDS III at the Central House of Artists, organized by the Tetryakov Gallery, Moscow.
- January 2009: Group exhibit Escape-Hatch 7 at the Art Gallery, 19 Neglinnaya Ulitsa in Moscow.
- January 2009: Group exhibit Artists against AIDS II at the Tetryakov Gallery, Moscow.
- November 2008: Group exhibit Artists against AIDS I at the Central House of Artists, organized by the Tetryakov Gallery, Moscow.
- March 2013-2016: Opens the Art Studio in Pretoria where she teaches drawing and painting.
- November 2013-March 2016: Holds drawing and painting workshops for children in Morija, Lesotho.
- August 2009-2014: Co-teaches with Judy Southerland in the Montorno Summer Workshops, Italy, organized by the Corcoran School of Arts.
- September 2009-2012: Opens the Art Studio in Madrid where she teaches drawing and painting, as well as summer workshops.
- September 2006-June 2008: Co-founded the Art Studio in Moscow, where she was the head of the drawing and painting courses, and organized seminars on art related matters.
Genoveva Fernández has lived in Algeria, El Salvador, Brazil, the United States of America and Russia, and she now lives and works in South Africa.