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Apparent Position
Simultaneity is not an invariable concept, 2012
Collodion wetplate photographs (ambrotypes).8 x 10 inches glass plates.
Installation view at Reina Sofia Museum. Madrid




Apparent Position
Simultaneity is not an invariable
concept, 2012
Collodion wetplate photographs
(ambrotypes).8 x 10 inches glass plates.
(Detail)
Installation view at Reina Sofia Museum. Madrid




Apparent Position
Simultaneity is not an invariable concept, 2012
Collodion wetplate photographs (ambrotypes).8 x 10 inches glass plates.
Installation view at Reina Sofia Museum. Madrid




Apparent Position
Simultaneity is not an invariable
concept, 2012
Collodion wetplate photographs
(ambrotypes).8 x 10 inches glass plates.
(Detail)

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Apparent Position
Simultaneity is not an invariable
concept, 2012
Collodion wetplate photographs
(ambrotypes).8 x 10 inches glass plates.
(Detail)

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Apparent Position
Simultaneity is not an invariable
concept, 2012
Collodion wetplate photographs
(ambrotypes).8 x 10 inches glass plates.
(Detail)


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Apparent Position
Action at a Distance,2012
16 mm film transferred to HD video. 19’35’’
Installation view at Reina Sofia Museum. Madrid

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Apparent Position
Action at a Distance,2012
16 mm film transferred to HD video. 19’35’’




Apparent Position
Action at a Distance,2012
16 mm film transferred to HD video. 19’35’’


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The Path of Totality
Thrown Shadow, 2011
Framed photocopy. 138x91 cm

Concepts of Simultaneity, 2011
16mm film. Color and sound.15’22’’
Loop

Installation view at CGAC, Centro Galego
de Arte Contemporánea, 2012

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The Path of Totality
Thrown Shadow, 2011
Framed photocopy, 138x91 cm









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The Path of Totality
Concepts of Simultaneity, 2011
16mm film. Color and sound.15’22’’
Loop

Installation view at CGAC, Centro Galego
de Arte Contemporánea, 2012

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The Path of Totality
Concepts of Simultaneity, 2011
16mm film. Color and sound.15’22’’
Loop

Installation view at CGAC, Centro Galego
de Arte Contemporánea, 2012.



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The Path of Totality
Stills from Others’ Views
2011
192 photographic prints from 16mm film stills. The 16 mm film is never shown as such. 6 photographic prints
Installation view at CGAC, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, 2012

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Enough Redundancy in the System, 2010
Video installation. HD. Color, no sound
Two videos: 33’18’’/ 12’29’’
(Film stills of video 1&2)




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Enough Redundancy in the System, 2010
Video installation. HD. Color, no sound.
Two videos: 33’18’’/ 12’29’’
(Film stills of video 2)











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EXHIBITIONS


2015


2013


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PUBLICATIONS
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2015


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BIOGRAPHY

Madrid, 1983


STUDIES, RESIDENCIES, ACADEMIC WORK

2016
- Les Laboratoires D’Aubervilliers. Research and creation institution. Paris.

2014 - Visiting Research Fellow at the Center for International Studies. University of the Philippines Diliman.

2013- Adjunct professor at the Center for International Studies. University of the Philippines Diliman. Manila.

2010 - Gasworks international residency program. London.

2009 - De Ateliers art residency program. Amsterdam.

2006- Fine Art Degree at Complutense University. Madrid.
            -Erasmus Grant at Camberwell College of Art. University of the Arts of London.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
- Unrest. In collaboration with Radha D’Souza. Parra & Romero. Madrid.

2014 - Unrest. Galleria Umberto di Marino. Naples.

2012 - Apparent Position. Kurimanzutto gallery. Mexico city.
           -  Apparent Position. Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. Madrid.
           -  Action at a Distance. Casa Barragán. Project by curatorial platform De_Sitio. Mexico City.

2011 - The Path of Totality. Frieze Art Fair. Frame. Maisterravalbuena gallery. London.
           -  Modo de Empleo 2. Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil. México City. Curated by Manuela Villa.

2010 - “Enough Redundancy in the System”. Montehermoso Cultural Centre. Vitoria.

2007 - “The Precarious State. The Inkijk. Skor. Ámsterdam.


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 - Hold Everything Dear. Ishmael Bernal Gallery. University of the Philippines Diliman. Manila.
              Curated by Antares Bartolome.
            - Darker and Darker Grows the Landscape (la possibilité d'une île). Le Commun. Bâtiment d'art Contemporain. Geneva.    
              Curated by Bénédicte le Pimpec and Isaline Vuille.

2014 - La Construcción del Paisaje. Centro de Arte Andaluz Contemporáneo, CAAC, Seville. Curated by Yolanda Torrubia

2013 - Il Palazzo Enciclopedico. 55th Venice bienial. Curated by Massimiliano Gioni.
           - The Progress Dysfunction. Collection VIII. Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo. CA2M. Madrid.
           - Jetztzeit (El Tiempo de Ahora). La Panera Art Centre. Lleida. Curated by Manuel Segade.
           - THINGS FROM BEFORE / BESIDE / THINGS FROM AFTER / AROUND / THINGS OF THE MOMENT, Inaugural exhibition,
              Parra & Romero | Ibiza, Spain.

2012 - The gate to the invisible must be visible. Casa del Lago Juan José Arreola. México City. Curated by Catalina Lozano.
           - Gravity and Disgrace. Centro Gallego de Arte Contemporáneo. CGAC. Galicia. Curated by Miguel von Hafe.
           - The Rescue of the Effects. General Public. Berlin. Curated by Lorenzo Sandoval.
           - Behind the light. Pedro Cera gallery. Lisbon. Curated by Jorge Pallarés
            - Ciencia, territorio y narrativas subjetivas. Can Felipa. Barcelona. Curated by Lorenzo Sandoval.

2011 - Modelling Standart. Gallery Joan Prats. Curated by Jorge Satorre y Erick Beltrán. Barcelona.
            - Space for the imagination. Turner Contemporary. Margate. Curated by Sepake Angiama.
            - Bosch Young Talent Show. Stedelijk Museum 's Hertogenbosch.
            - Zomertentoonstelling. Paul Andriesse Gallery. Amsterdam. Curated by Marien Schouten.
            - Narratives in Progress. Regional Museum Celje (Slovenia). Curated by Juan de Nieves.
            - Experimental Station. CA2M (Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo).Madrid. Curated by Andrés Mengs and Virginia Torrente.
            - Video(S)torias. Artium Museum, Vitoria. Curated by Blanca de la Torre and Imma Prieto.
            - Que sais-je?. Agencia Vera Cortés. Lisboa. Curated by Ricardo Nicolau.
            - In situ. Contrapuntos de Arte Actual. Spanish Cultural Centre at Buenos Aires. Curatedby Rodrigo Alonso.
            - New adquisitions exhibition, CGAC (Centro Gallego de Arte Contemporáneo), Galicia. Curated by Miguel von Hafe
              Pérez.

2010 - Miami Art Basel. Maisterravalbuena gallery.
            - Five Platonic Solids. Halfhouse. Barcelona. Curated by Alberto Peral.
            - Ins Blickfeld gerückt. French Institute. Berlin. Curated by Gaëlle Boucand and Francisca Würz.

2009 - Circuitos. XX edition. Centro de Arte Joven. de la Comunidad de Madrid. Curated by Javier Díaz Guardiola.
            - Offspring 09. De Ateliers. Amsterdam. Curated by Brejge van Woensel.

2008 - “Aptitud para las Armas” Amadis. Injuve Madrid


AWARDS, GRANTS

2012 - Contribution to the working budget. Fonds voor Beeldende Kunsten Vormgevin en Bouwkunst. Holland.

2010 - Contribution to the working budget. Fonds voor Beeldende Kunsten Vormgevin en Bouwkunst. Holland.

2010 - Startstipendium. Fonds voor Beeldende Kunsten Vormgevin en Bouwkunst. Holland.
              Production grant MUSAC, Museum of Contemporary art of Castilla y León.
              Generación 2011 award. Fundación Caja Madrid. Spain.

2009 - Art and Research 09. Montehermoso. Vitoria.
              First Price at the Visual Art Contest INJUVE. Madrid.
              Mention of honour X Visual Art Contest ABC (Spanish newspaper).
              Selected in the International Audiovisual Festival ZEMOS 98.

2008 - Prize at the internacional art contest EXPLUM. Murcia. Spain.
              First price of audiovisual contest “Instantes de Paisaje”. Centro de ArtNaturaleza.CDAN. Huesca. Spain.
              Second prize XVIII Drawing contest Gregorio Prieto. Valdepeñas. Spain.
              Prize “International mobility of artists”. Matadero. Madrid

2007 - Production grant. Visual Arts Contest. Injuve. Madrid.
              Awarded at the Young Art Contest of the Community of Madrid.

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