SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016  
Alligators Situation. USF Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa (Florida) U.S.A.
Artistas trabajando. Windsor Kulturgintza gallery, Bilbao.
2015  
Artists Working. Bryan Arts Center, Ohio, USA.
2010  
Crossover. Técnicas 2003-2010. Galería Windsor Kulturgintza. Bilbao.
2007  CLOSING TIME. Bilbao Arte Foundation, Bilbao.
2004  NINGÚN ARTISTA JOVEN. Quito, Ecuador.
The Necessity of the real. MEM 04. La Hacería, Bilbao.
2002  Work [1.02] Galería Catálogo General, Bilbao.
1998  club . Sala Rekalde, Bilbao.

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 Artist Working / Workshop MIX Gallery, Bryan Arts Center. Ohio, USA.
2011              Windsor Kulturgintza Gallery. Bilbao. 
2008  A Listening Room. Galerie Anne+. Paris.
La Forme Teorié. Laboratoire Artistique Internationale du Tarn, Le LAIT. Albi, France.
2007  CLOSING TIME. Bilbao Fine Arts Museum.
ZINEBI Film festival, EBA cycle.
2006  XV Biennale of París. France, Spain, Ecuador. –Closing Time.
2005  Música Ex Machina. MEM 2005. Kaleidoskop, Copenhagen. Denmark.
Música Ex Machina. MEM 2005. Bilbao.
2004 Artists of the Catálogo General Gallery, Bilbao.
2003  Collective Photography. Catálogo General Gallery, Bilbao
2002 Artists of the gallery. Catálogo General Gallery, Bilbao.( I y II )
Artists of the gallery. Catálogo General Gallery, Bibao.
2001  Llueve sobre mojado. Palacio de Montehermoso, Vitoria.
Artists of the gallery. Catálogo General Gallery, Bilbao.
2000 Koldo Mitxelena Exhibit hall. "Gure Artea 2000". San Sebastián.
Bilbao Arte Foundation. Grants 2000. Bilbao.
1999  Biennale de "Arte Joven" of Europe and the Mediterranean. Rome, Italy.
Kunstruimte Gallery. Berlin.
1998  Licht Infection. AIDS LOUNGE, – Parabolic Spaces. Berlin.
Ceterum Censeo. Marshtal Museum, Galería Kunstruimte. Berlin.
Indoor Games. Foundation Stiftung Starke, Löwen Palais, Berlin.
Galería Amasté, Bilbao.
Sala Rekalde, Bilbao. Grants of the Regional Government of Bizkaia.
1997  Hochschule der Künste, HdK. Berlin.
1996 Manfred Giesler-Georg Nothelfer Gallery. Berlin.
Fine Art Rafael Vostell Gallery. Berlin.
Gallery Raab. Berlin.
Weinhaus Huth Foundation. Deimler Benz. Berlin.
Malovany Düm Gallery. Czech Republic.
Sala Rekalde. "Gure Artea 96". Bilbao
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1995 Sala Rekalde. "Gure Artea 94". Bilbao.
Koldo Mitxelena Center. San Sebastián.
Sala Amárica Center. Vitoria.
Hochschule der Künste, HdK. Berlin.
1994 BBVA Center. Bilbao.
1993 Sala Rekalde. "Bizkaiko Artea 92". Bilbao.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2003-2009       Professor. Sculpture Department, Fine Arts.
University of the Basque Country. UPV-EHU Bilbao.
2008-2012 AlhóndigaBilbao Programming Manager, Bilbao.
1999-2002 Guggenheim Bilbao Museum. Multimedia and technology Art supervisor.
Since 2002 Independent Curator: Basque Museum-Center of Contemporary Art, ARTIUM, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain.
Kunstlerhaus Bethanien KB, Berlin, Germany.
–Gure Artea– Basque Country Art Biennial. Basque Country Government.
XV Biennal de Paris, France.
Bilbao Arte Foundation, Bilbao.
I Ecuador University Biennale of Contemporary Art. Quito.
University of the Basque Country UPV-EHU.
MEM Festival Música Ex Machina, Bilbao.
Basque Country Government, Art adviser.
Jury: KREA, Contemporary Expression Center. Vitoria-Gasteiz,
Bilbao Arte Foundation, etc.

Museumstechnik GmbH, Berlin. Germany.
among others international Institutions and Art Galleries.

 

EDUCATION

2017 PhD in Fine Arts. Cum Laude. University of the Basque Country UPV-EHU,
Nominated for Extraordinary Doctorate Award:
ART DISCONTINUITY AND NON|SENSE.
From the configurative discontinuity of the Art Object in the Sense production,
to the cut and co-presence of the Non|sense in the Art Project.
1999-2002        Master, Diploma in Advanced Studies, DEA. New Technologies in Art.
Doctorate programme. Technology and the artistic Fact.
University of the Basque Country UPV-EHU, Bilbao. Spain.

1996-1997 Master in Multi-media. Rebecca Horn Class. HdK. (UdK) Berlin. Germany.
University of Fine Arts. Hochschule der Künste, HdK. (UdK) Berlin. Germany.
1995-1996 Degree in Fine Arts. Sculpture. Multi-media.Proff. Rebecca Horn Class.
University of Fine Arts, Hochschule der Künste, Hdk (UdK) Berlin. Germany.

1994-1995 ERASMUS Programme of the European Union. Rebecca Horn Class.
University of Fine Arts, Hochschule der Künste, HdK. (UdK) Berlin. Germany.

1990-1995 Degree in Fine Arts. Painting. University of the Basque Country UPV-EHU, Bilbao, Spain.
Degree in Fine Arts. Audiovisual. University of the Basque Country UPV-EHU, Bilbao, Spain.

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2016     Basque Country Government Grant.
2012-2013       Art Help Grant from the Regional Government of Bizkaia for Artists Working Project.
2007 Art Help from the Regional Government of Bizkaia for Edition of Closing Time.
2006 Selected by the Basque Government to represent the artistic institution in Paris Biennale. Closing Time.
2001  First prize, Foundation ESPAIS in the section of unpublish essay of contemporary art critic.
2000  Art prize "Gure Artea 2000" selection. Basque Government.
1999 -2000 Grant for artistic creation Foundation Bilbao Arte.
1996 -1997 Grant of "La Caixa" Foundation and the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, DAAD.
Help for artistic creation. Regional Government of Bizkaia.
1995 -1996 Grant for artistic creation. Regional Government of Bizkaia.
Art prize "Gure Artea 96" selection. Basque Government.
1994 -1995 Art prize "Gure Artea 94" selection. Basque Government
1992 Art prize "Bizkaiko Artea 92". Third prize.
Regional Government of Bizkaia.
1991 Biennale of Lemona, Bizkaia. Second prize.

 

INVESTIGATION. PARTICIPATION IN COURSES AND SEMINARS

2005                Workshop with Gabriel Orozco. Marcelino Botín Foundation. Villa Iris. Santander, Spain.
2003 Arte y Saber (A + S) / Art + Knowledge.. Directed by Juan Luís Moraza.
Permanent committee: José Luís Brea – Juan Martín Prada. Lecturers: Yves Michaud, Sarat Maharaj, Joseph Kosuth,
Charles Harrison (Art & Language), Gérard Wajcman. ARTELEKU 2003 -2004, San Sebastián,
In collaboration with the International University of Andalucía UNIA Art and Thought, Spain.
2006-2007 Head director of the Vice-rector investigation project, University of the Basque Country UPV-EHU. Closing Time program.
Closing Time- Bureau de Hypotheses, Salle Michell Journiac, Paris 1, La Sorbonne. France.
Bilbao Arte Foundation, Spain. Universidad San Francisco de Quito, USFQ, Ecuador.

 

COURSES AND WORKSHOPS IMPARTED

2016 Workshop. Discontinuity: The Revival of Sense. Kennedy Family Foundation Artists in Residence.
Master in Fine Arts, University of South Florida USF, USA.

Workshop. Artistas trabajando: Discontinuidad. Windsor Kulturgintza Gallery. Bilbao Art District / Bilbao Ekintza - UPV-EHU.
2015 Workshop/ seminar –Artists Working: Discontinuity–. Bryan Arts Center. DENISON University. Ohio, USA.
2007              
Workshop. Visual Appointments. Fundación Bilbao arte. Con Jeppe Hein, Isabell Heimerdinger, Peio Irazu, Juan Pérez Agirregoikoa, Democracia.
Medialab – Inclusiva-net. Centro Cutural Conde Duque, Madrid. Closing Time.
Workshop. API -Sevilla-UPV – St. Edwards University (USA).
2006 Workshop. Closing Time. XV Biennale de Paris. Bureau de Hypotheses, Salle Michell Journiac, Paris 1, La Sorbonne.
Fundación Bilbao Arte, USFQ Quito (Ecuador). UPV-EHU.
2005 On Air. Seminar. UPV-EHU. Bilbao.
IN & OUT. Con José Luis Brea. UPV-EHU. Bilbao.
WS#2 MEM, The Necessity of the Real. Música Ex Machina MEM, La Hacería, Bilbao.
2004 Workshop. Laboratorio, UTE, I. Bienal Universitaria, Quito (Ecuador).

 

CATALOGUES, BOOKS, AND PUBLICATIONS


CLOSING TIME. Book & DVD. UPV-EHU / Biennale de Paris, France 2007.
Art Fiction.Inclusiva-net. Nuevas dinámicas artísticas en modo web 2. e-book. VV.AA 2007
Ed. Medialab Prado. Área de las Artes de la Comunidad de Madrid, Spain.
Catálogo Biennale de París XV edition. France 2006.
MEM CODEX 4 Festival Música ex Machina, Bilbao. 2004.
Cat. I. Ecuador University Biennale of Contemporary Art. Quito. 2004.
MEM CODEX 3 Festival Música ex Machina, Bilbao. 2003.
Llueve sobre mojado. Palacio de Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain 2002.
Nueva Objetividad, CONTEMPORARY ART CRITIC AWARD 2001. Fundación ESPAIS. Girona, Spain 2002.
Bilbao Arte Foundation 2000.
Catalog Gure Artea 2000. Basque Country Government.
Catalog. Europe and the Mediterraneo Biennale. Rome, Italy, 1999.
"Kunstruimte 1997-98", Kampen, Nederland – Kunstruimte Berlin 1999 1998, Germany.
Diputación de Bizkaia Grants 1999.
Club. Sala Rekalde Bilbao, 1998
Ceterum Censeo. Marshtal Museum, Berlin, Germany 1998.
Indoor Games. Foundation Stiftung Starke, Löwen Palais, Berlin, Germany 1998.
Catalog Gure Artea 96. Basque Country Government.
Catalog Gure Artea 94. Basque Country Government.
Catalog Bizkaiko Artea 92. Diputación de Bizkaia.
Cat. Eriz Moreno Aranguren. 18/19/2013. Fundación Bilbao Arte [s/t 2014 – open], 2014.
Cat. Irantzu Sanzo –Una cosa–, Huarte, Centro de Arte Contemporaneo. Navarra 2013.



CONFERENCES

2018 La investigación de la discontinuidad artística / Art Discontinuity Research.
Master en Investigación y Creación en Arte / Master in Fine Arts, Universidad del País Vasco – Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea UPV-EHU. Bilbao.
2016 Discontinuity: The Revival of Sense. School of Art and Art History, College of the Arts, USF University of South Florida, Tampa. U.S.A.
Tra(n)sproject. The artistic research of the imaginal in the multiverse era. Ephotography + (con) text. Photography in Academic Research

University College of London, UCL Museum and Cultural Heritage Studies, Institute of Archaeology, Birkbeck Department of Politics, London.
2015 Artists Working. KNAPP Performance Space, DENISON University. Ohio. USA.
Studio Art Program, Modern Languages Departments, LACS, Fopresman Fund & Vail Visiting Artists Series. Ohio. USA.
Artists Working. Herrick Hall, Higley Auditorium, DENISON University. Ohio. USA.
Artists Working. Modern Languages Department, DENISON University. Ohio. USA.
2014                When Art Project -Maybe- no Lies. Extinction and Discontinuity in the Photo Object.   Sense + Nonsense.
Faculty Of Philosophy, National Research University Higher School Of Economics. Moscow. Russia.
Conference Program: What Do We Talk About When We Talk Photography?
2011 El proyecto artístico contemporáneo y la natural falta de comprensión de lo Real. Güeñes Council. Enkartur.
2007  Closing Time. Bilbao Fine Arts Museum. ZINEBI Festival. EBVA.
2007 Fenomenología de lo escultórico en la era del Fabbing / Teoría de cruce para la discontinuidad cuerpo (arte)-epistemología (ciencia).
Un paisaje de proyectos. Güeñes Council. Enkartur.
2007  Closing Time.−Art Fiction− Medialab/Inclusiva-net. Centro Cutural Conde Duque, Madrid.
2006  La Sorbonne, Paris 1. Fundación Bilbao Arte, USFQ, Ecuador. Programme for XV Biennale de Paris. Closing Time.
2006 Closing Time. University of the Basque Country. UPV-EHU. Faculty of Fine Arts. Bilbao. With Alexandre Gurita, Paris Biennale Dir.
2005 On Air. University of the Basque Country. UPV-EHU. Faculty of Fine Arts. Bilbao.
2004 MEM 04. Videoconferences and live broadcasting on the WS#2MEM. Necessity of the real. With the participation of Franck Larcade (Consonni), Fernando Castro Flórez, Marcelo Expósito.
2004 Fine Arts Faculty. UPV- EHU. " Formats of production and emission case of MEM." With Mikel Arce and Txema Aguiriano.
WS#2 MEM. La Hacería Foundation, MEM 04 festival, Bilbao.
2004 "GENERAL STRUCTURES AND THE REPROGRAMMING OF CONTEMPORARY VISUALIZATION AND DIFFUSION MODELS".
Universidad San Francisco, USFQ. Quito, Ecuador.
Universidad de Cuenca, Ecuador.
Universidad Catolica del Ecuador,
Universidad Tecnologica Equinoccial, UTE, Quito, Ecuador.
Universidad Central de Quito, Ecuador.
2002 Architecture Faculty. " Exhibition design and museology" Catholic University of Córdoba. Argentina.
2001 Gernika Council Cultural Centre. Museology and management of the models of contemporary visualization.
Art congress "Superkongresua". DAE (Donostiako Arte Ekinbideak).
Área de Cultura de Donostia, Arteleku and the Culture Department of the Basque Government.
2000 Art Prize. Gure Artea 2000. Basque Government. Koldo Mitxelena centre. San Sebastián.
1999 "Art enccounters 99 " Gernika Council Cultural Centre "Landscape of leisure, Art installations"
1997 "Artists Word". Sala Rekalde. Bilbao.
1994 "Expressionism and anticipation cinema" University of the Basque Country, UPV-EHU Bilbao.

 

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

Contemporary Art Museum, Institute for Research in Art. CAM
USF University of South Florida, Tampa, U.S.A.
Bryan Arts Center (Oh) U.S.
Regional Government of Bizkaia.
Bilbao City Council.
Bilbao Arte Foundation.
Windsor Kulturgintza Gallery, Bilbao.
Anne+ Art Projects. Paris, France.
Kunstruimte Gallery. Berlin, Germany.
ABEL Raum Für Neue Kunst Gallery. Berlin, Germany.
Stifttung Starke Foundation. Berlin, Germany.
Catálogo General Gallery. Bilbao.
Private Collections.