BIO

ESTUDIES, GRANTS, PRIZES

2021

Grant of the University of Cadiz. University Extension of the Vice-rectorate of Culture
for the realization of the editorial project «The Mexicanas» and production of the
individual exhibition at Sala Kursala, Cadiz, Spain.

2019

PICE Grant AC/E Programme for the Internationalization of Spanish Culture (PICE)
FONCA grant for the production of the piece «I want to dance as Tongolele», Mexico
Shortlisted PHOTOESPAÑA Photo Festival. Best photobook published by a foreign editorial (Hydra/Inframundo)

2017-19

Grant Scholarship. Master Degree in Fine Arts. National Autonomous University of Mexico ( UNAM ) Mexico City, Mexico.

2016-17

Grant Scholarship. Artistic creation scholarship from the Office of Cooperation and Development. Government of Mexico, Mexico.

2016

Grant residency at CASA WABI FOUNDATION. Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca de Juárez, Mexico.

2015

Grant Art residency at Carpe Diem Arte E Pesquisa, Lisbon, Portugal.

2014

Grant Scholarship. Artistic creation scholarship from the Office of Cooperation and Development. Government of Mexico, Mexico.

Finalist Grant Residency at «Casa Velázquez», Madrid, Spain.

Finalist Grant «Arte y Desarrollo», Madrid, Spain.

2013

Grant artist residency Fundación Entrecanales, Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

2012

Artistic production grant for production and exhibition by Centro de Arte Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain.
Honourable Mention Fnac Photo Prize, Spain.

2002-03

Post graduated scholarship. Institut Superiéur des Beaux-Arts st Luc, Brussels, Belgium.

1997-02

Bachelor of Fine Arts by Complutense University of Madrid. Degree in Fine Arts. Madrid, Spain.

1995-96

Foundation Course at Chelsea School of Arts. London, U.K

SOLO EXHIBITION

2022

Next solo show, Salón Silicón, Mexico City, Mexico.

2021

The Mexicanas, Sala Kursala, Cádiz, Spain.

Pájaras, La Taché Gallery, Barcelone, Spain.

The Mexicanas, PhotoEspaña 2021, El Águila Exhibition room, Madrid, Spain.

2020

I want to dance Like Tongolele, Libertad Gallery, Enfoque 2020 PhotoFair, Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico.

2019

I want to dance Like Tongolele, Photo Fair FotoVisión 2019, Centro de las Artes San Luís Potosí, San Luís Potosí, Mexico.

2018

Mambo lesson, Centro Cultural De España en México, Mexico City, Mexico.

2016

No es mesa, Photoespaña 2016, Centro Cultural Tomás y Valiente, Madrid, Spain.

2015

Carpe Diem Arte E Pesquisa, Lisbon, Portugal.

2014

Cleopatra Stomp, AVAM Space at «Matadero», Madrid, Spain.
Center of Art Laboral, Gijón, Spain.

2013

Raval Berlin à Paris, Colegio De España in Paris, Paris, France
Golden West, Exhibition Grant awarded By Centro de Arte Alcobendas. PhotoEspaña 2013, Madrid, Spain.

2012

Raval-Berlín, La Taché Gallery, Barcelone, Spain.

2008

EGO, Exhibition Room Alcalá 31, Madrid, Spain.

2007

Photoespaña 2007, Vacionueve Gallery, Madrid, Spain.

2006

Waiting on you, Butzlab Gallery, Hamburg, Germany.

2003

Ella ama, Vacío 9 Gallery, Madrid, Spain.
Once upon in Paris, Usagexterne Gallery, Paris, France.

2002

Mis mujeres exquisitas, Usagexterne Gallery, Brussels, Belgium.

Mis mujeres exquisitas, Usagexterne Gallery, Paris, France.

GROUP EXHIBITION

2021

ZonaMaco Art Fair, Salón Silicón, Mexico City, Mexico.

2020

Acción por el arte, curated by Alejandro Castellote, Madrid, Spain.
Entre amigos, Exit Gallery, curated by Rosa Olivares, Mexico City, Mexico.

2019

Printed Matter´s art Book Fair, MOMA PS1, N.Y, USA.
Les Rencontres dÁrles, Photo Fair, Arles, France.
Biblioteca Nacional de España, Photoespaña 2019, Madrid, Spain.
LA Art Fair, La Hydra Gallery (Mexico), L.A, USA.
Folio photo festival, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico.
ZonaMaco Art Fair, La Hydra Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico.

2018

PARISPHOTO, La Hydra Gallery (Mexico), Paris, France.
The family of no man, Les Rencontres d`Arles, Arles, France.
Modelo colectivo para una institución afectiva, Sala Arte Público Siqueiros, Mexico City, Mexico.
About Fotolibro, La Hydra, Curated by Ana Casas, Mexico City, Mexico.
Unseen Fair, La Hydra (Mexico City), Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Macofoto, La Hydra Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico.
Escuela de Arte Útil, with Tania Bruguera, MUAC, Mexico City, Mexico.
Capital Animal, Sala Las Cigarreras, Alicante, Spain.

2017

MacoFoto, Exit Gallery, Mexico City

2016

From Madonna to Madonna, Castagnino Museum, Rosario, Argentina.
Capital Animal, Casa Encendida, Curated by Rafa Doctor, Madrid, Spain.
Descubrimientos PhotoEspaña. PhotoEspaña Photo Fair 2016, Madrid, Spain.

2015

From Madonna to Madonna, Centro Cultural Matucana, Santiago de Chile, Chile.
Tijuana International Photo Festival,  Tijuana, México
ZonaMaco ArtFestival,  Slowtrack Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico.
Solo Project Site Specific Antara  ZonaMacoMacoFoto. Curated by Pablo Del Val, Mexico City, Mexico.
Avam Prize video session with the piece  Cleopara Stomp, MNCARS. National Museum Of Contemporary Art Queen Reina Sofía. Madrid, Spain

2014

Voices OFF, Reencontres de la Photographie, Arles, France.
PhotoEspaña 2014, Telefónica Fundation, Curated by Alejandro Castellote y Nerea Ubieto, Madrid, Spain.
Center of Art Laboral, Gijón, Asturias, Spain.
Arco Art Fair, Carles Taché Gallery, Barcelone, Spain.

2013

La New Gallery, Madrid, Spain.
ARCO, La Taché Gallery, Barcelone, Spain.
Paddle 8. New York, U.S.A.
From Madonna to Madonna, Da2 Museum, Salamanca, Spain.
Centro Cultural De España in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

2012

ARCO. Carles Taché Gallery. Barcelona, Spain.

2011

ARCO. Carles Taché Gallery, Barcelona, Spain

2010

Porfolios collection with Albero García-Alix, Ramón Massats, Luis Baylón, Javier Camapano, Manel Esclusa, Bernard Plossu, Nicolás Combarro y Paola Bragado. Carles Taché Gallery, Barcelona, Spain.

2006

ARCO Art Fair. Vacío 9 Gallery. Madrid.

ZonaMACO ART FAIR. Vacío nueve Gallery, México City, Mexico

2005

ARCO. Vacío 9 Gallery, Madrid, Spain

2004

Tiempos de crisis. Edición Madrid, Madrid, Spain.

2003

“Compémentaires”. Photography. Vacío 9 Gallery, Madrid, Spain.

2000

II Edition Complutense University Foundation of Fine Arts Award. Museum of Antropology of Madrid, Madrid, Spain.
Mujer e igualdad Show. Conde Duque Museum, Madrid, Spain.

1999

I Edition Complutense University Foundation of Fine Arts Award. Museum of Antropology of Madrid, Madrid, Spain.

1995

Final show, Chelsea School of Arts. London, U.K.

OTHER ACTIVITIES

2019

Coordination Exhibition,  Accidents in the border, by artists Nico Munuera and Carlos Maciá. Marso Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico. Pice Grant

2017

Direction and coordination for the piece Pu. Collaboration of the artist Carlos Maciá for the brand Purificación García México. Stand for Maco Foto Mexico, Purificación García Boutique in Antara and Palacio de Hierro de Polanco.

2015

Photo direction » Reconstructions » Luís Úrculo, Video Piece at Met Museum, NY

2010-15

Head chef of the laboratory for Chema Madoz

2006-10

Head chef of the laboratory for Alberto García-Alix

2014

Exhibition and catalogue coordination Chema Madoz exhibition Rencontres D Árles, Árles, France.

2013

Editorial coordination:
» Ars combinatoria » Catalogue, Chema Madoz exhibition, La Pedrera, Barcelone, Spain

2012

Editorial coordination:
Catalogue Chema Madoz exhibition Hermitage Museum Kazan, Russia

2011

Editorial coordination:
Chema Madoz at “ Chema Madoz “ International House of Photography, Moscú, Russia

2008

Editorial coordination:
“Siempre el mismo cielo” Alberto García-Alix. Carles Taché Gallery. Barcelone, Spain
“Far from home” Alberto García-Alix and Daido Moriyama. Kamel Mennour Gallery, París, France
“De donde no se vuelve” Alberto García-Alix. Nationa Museum Of Contemporary Art Queen Reina Sofía. Madrid, Spain
“Moriremos mirando” . Alberto García-Alix. La Fábrica Editorial, Madrid, Spain
Production coordination:
“La línea de sombra.” Nicolás Combarro exhibition. Moriarty Gallery, Madrid, Spain
“De donde no se vuelve..” Alberto García-Alix. Show. MNCARS.National Museum Of Contemporary Art Queen Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain

2007

Still image for the film “De dónde no se vuelve” written and directed by Alberto García-Alix.
Editorial coordination:
“Siempre el mismo cielo” Alberto García-Alix. Carles Taché Gallery. Barcelona, Spain.

2003-10

Regular contributor to Rolling Stone, FM, MTV, Ruta 66, Rojo (Barcelona), Onboard (Chamonix), Tendencias, Vanidad and Neo 2 magazines and national newspaper El Pais.
Backstage photographer for EGO de Cibeles in Madrid Cibeles Fashion Week for sponsor CocaCola.
Contributor to Record Companies: EMI Music, Virgin Music, Universal Music, Subterfuge, El Volcán, Locomotive and SZNA Records for CD
Covers and promo photos for bands such as Sex Museum, G-5 and Kiko Veneno, Los Delincuentes, Los Coronas, Pitingo, La vacazul, El buho real, Poliéster, Loca María, Conchita, Hanna, La ley de Murphy, Adrede and Josete, for the Record Company: EMI Music, Virgin Music, Universal Music, Subterfuge, El Volcán, Locomotive and SZNA Records