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Born 1981 in Bogotá, Colombia

lives and works in Berlin Germany and Bogotá Colombia

Studies

2000 - 2004
Fine Arts, Los Andes University, Bogotá, Colombia
2009 - 2011
Fine Arts, University of the Arts Berlin, Germany
2011 - 2012
Master of Fine Arts, University of the Arts, Berlin Germany

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017
"Pasaje" (Passage) at Nueveochenta arte contemporaneo in Bogotá, Colombia
2015
"Volviendo a mirar" (looking again) at Salon Comunal in Bogotá, Colombia
2011
„Die Zeit und ihre Farben“ (Time and its Colors) at Gallery Katja Krämmer in Berlin, Germany
2007
“De esta manera no afirmamos ni lo uno, ni lo otro” (This way we don't claim neither this nor that) at “El Bodegón (Contemporary art and social life) in Bogotá, Colombia
2004
“Intento (no puedo hablar más pasito)“ (Attemp -I can't talk more quietly-) at Los Andes University in Bogotá, Colombia

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
"Stories his Story" at Kunstraum Bethanien in Berlin Germany
2016
"En medio" (in between) at Espacio el Dorado in Bogotá, Colombia
2015
"Blinde Landschaften" (blind Landscapes) at Milchhof Pavillion in Berlin, Germany
"Tear down this wall" at MIAMI arte contemporaneo in Bogota, Colombia
2014
“Nuevas aperturas” (New Openings) at Museum Colsubsidio in Bogotá, Colombia
2013
“Viktor“ at Evelyn Drews Gallery in Hamburg, Germany
“Green Works“ at Artspace Salón Comunal in Bogotá, Colombia
“MELGART – Arte de Paseo“ (Melgart – tripart) at MAMBO; Museum of Modern Art Bogotá in Bogotá, Colombia
“Haupsache Grau #2 – Lebendiges Grau“ (Mainly Gray #2 – vivid gray) at Mies van der Rohe Haus in Berlin, German
2012
“Energien der Avant-garde“ (Energies of the Avant-garde) Project for the 12. International literature festival Berlin, Zweigstelle Gallery in Berlin, Germany
„Meisterschülerpreis des Präsident“ (President's Master-Price) at University of the Arts Berlin in Berlin, Germany
2011
„Sternklar“ (starlit) at Zweigstelle Gallery in Berlin, Germany
„Die Unendlichkeit im Detail“ (The infinity in detail) at Artspace Hamburger Platz in Berlin, Germany
„Free-Pies“, Exhibition of Pia Fries's students at OQBO – Space for word, sound and image in Berlin, Germany

Collaboration Projects

2014
"Still life for white walls", site-specific installation in colaboration with the artist Nestor Gutierrez at B32 in Maastrich, Netherlands
2013
„18qm“, In a 18 mt² Space 6 young interdisciplinary artists explored the space and developed collaborative concepts of artistic production. Contrary to classical exhibition concepts and art presentation forms, here was the process of finding ideas and collective work made visible.
Curatorial concept and work: Verena Emke und Coren D. Cooper
Shown in Berlin-Neukölln, Germany.
2004
“Depósito“ (Deposit), Thesis works of art students attending to Los Andes university from 1980 to 2004 were installed inside a 2m x 2m x 2m expedition woodbox.
Curatorial concept and work: “Cover group”; Sebastian Camacho, Mateo Cohen, Gonzalo García, Daniel Montero, Esteban Peña, Diego Piñeros, Gabriela Sanchez.
Shown at “Sala de Projectos”, Los andes University in Bogotá, Colombia

Distinctions

2012
Nominee for the Residence scholarship „Junge Kunst in Essen 2012 / 2013“
Nominee for the „Meisterschülerpreis des Präsidenten“ of the University of the Arts Berlin in Berlin, Germany
2007
Mention of honor for „o. T. (2)“ at the “III. Price for two dimensional art“ of the “Giberto-Alzate-Avendaño-Fundation” in Bogotá, Colombia
2005
Nominee for the “I. Botero-Price“ in Bogotá, Colombia
2004
Nominee for the “VII. District's Price for academic Excellence“ in Bogotá, Colombia

Publications

*En medio (In Between), Editorial la Bachué and Panamericana Formas e Impresos, Bogotá 2016
Exhibition's catalog of the exhibition "En medio" on 2016 at Espacio el Dorado in Bogotá, Colombia
*Hauptsache Grau (Mainly Gray), Matthias Bleyl, Michael Fehr, Wita Noack, form + zweck Verlag, Berlin 2013,
Exhibition's catalog of the exhibition series “Haupsache Grau“ (Mainly Gray) on 2013 at Mies van der Rohe Haus in Berlin, Germany
*MELGART, C.I. Litosanchez LTDA, Bogotá 2013,
Exhibition's catalog of „Mergart – Arte de paseo“ (Melgart – Tripart ) on 2013 at Museum of Modern Art Bogotá, Colombia
*Die Unendlichkeit im Detail, Joscha Kadegge, Vincenz Neuhaus, Joanis Walter, ASTA der Kunsthochschule Berlin Weissensee, Berlin 2011
Exhibition's catalog of the exhibition “Die Unendlichkeit im Detail“ (The infinity in detail) at Kunsthalle am Hamburger Platz in Berlin, Germany