MARIA GIMENO




Performance : Si muere el soñador mueren los sueños, 2015, Paramo (Antigua Dieresis) Guadalajara, Mexico

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Every Day an Artist 365 drawings on paper
Solo exhibition at Cutlog, Paris 2012
Exhibition: Voyage sans Frontières, May - June 2011

Biography



Born in 1970, Zamora, Spain
Lives and works in Madrid, Spain.

Education

1990 Lorenzo de Medici Institute, Florence.
Estudio Arjon, Madrid.
1990-91 Video, T.A.I., Madrid.
1991-92 Fotografia C.E.V., Madrid.
1996 Fine Art license (painting), University Complutense, Madrid.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016 - Entre Hilos y filos, Galeria Rafael Pérez Hernando. Madrid
2015 - Si muere el soñador mueren los sueños, Páramo (Antigua Diéresis) Guadalajara, Mexico
2012 - The Hidden Side of the Moon. Women in Landscape, Cutlog art fair, with Gowen Contemporary, Paris
2012 - Walking Sana'a , 2 weeks residency and solo show at the Spanish Embassy Residence in Sana'a, Yemen
2011 - Voyage sans Frontières, Gowen Contemporary, Geneva
2011 - Destejiendo el Tiempo, performance in Grassy, Madrid Abierto Festival
2010 - Mar Interior, Cervantes Institute, Belgrade
2009 - Il Buco/Saturno, Lucas Carrieri Art Gallery, Berlin
2008 - Mar Interior, Palacio de la Alhondiga, Zamora
2008 - Tejido de Fragilidades, Fragil Arte Contemporaneo. Curated by Giulietta Speranza
2007 - Mapa Personal, Esfera del Arte, Madrid
2006 - 223 Running Horses, Pilar Parra y Romero Gallery, Xanxenxo
2005 - Solo Puedo Ser Yo, Pilar Parra y Romero Gallery, Madrid
2004 - Mapa Personal II, Catálogo General Art Gallery, Bilbao
2004 - Estudios Para un Mapa Personal, Artificial Gallery, Madrid
2002 - En Blanco y Negro, Catálogo General Art Gallery, Bilbao
2001 - La Bestia Negra, Gallery de arte Espacio F, Madrid
1999 - Una imagen al Pasar, Gallery La Fábrica, Madrid. Curated by Eugenio Ampudia
2000 - Del Proyecto Escultórico, Art Center Joven, Madrid. Curated by J. Marín Medina

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 Every day an Artist, Gallery Collectionair.com artgenève, Geneva
2016 Artists of the Gallery, Gowen Contemporary, Geneva
2016 - Equilibrio IV, Espacio Valverde, Madrid.
2015 - Cuerpo y Poder, Pasaje de Fuencarral, Madrid
2014 - Maniera, (Una formula para perder la identitad) MURA Museo Raul Anguiano, Guadalajara Mexico.
2014 - 'Mil caras'Fondation Musée Slaoui, Casablanca, Marruecos
2013 - Mil caras, Centro de Arte de Moderno de Tetuán, Marruecos. Exhibition’s catalogue
2013 - Confessios Sessions,Kasko, Basilea.
2013 - Correspondencia II, Palazzo Lucarini contemporanea. (in connection with the workshop ‘Jannis Kounellis’ in 2009) Curated by Maurizio Cozzia. Trevi, Italia.
2012 - Cortar Lastres: Poligamia, Rafael Perez Hernandez Gallery, Madrid
2011 - Correspondencia (in connection with the workshop ‘Taller Jannis Kounellis’ in 2009), Antico Municipio, San Donato Val di Comino, FR. Curated by Bruno Corrà. Exhibition’s catalogue
2010 - Diálogo a Tres ( y +), Madrid.
2009 - Encuentro, La Nave Gallery, Altamira, Gijon
2009 - Taller Jannis Kounellis, Villa Iris, Santander
2009 - X Bienal de La Habana, Cuba. Exhibition’s catalogue
2009 - El Espejo Canalla, Artificial Gallery, Madrid
2009 - ARCO, Pilar Parra & Romero Gallery, Madrid
2008 - Ajenos, Palacio San Isidoro, Palermo
2008 - ARCO, Pilar Parra & Romero Gallery, Madrid
2007 - Premio Bancaja. IVAM. Exhibition’s catalogue
2007 - Sawb. Barcelona, Pilar Parra Gallery
2007 - Duesseldorf Contemporary. Alemania Galería Pilar Parra
2007 - ARCO, Pilar Parra & Romero Gallery, Madrid
2006 - ARCO, Pilar Parra & Romero Gallery, Madrid
2005 - ARCO, Pilar Parra & Romero Gallery, Madrid
2004 - XIV certamen Gregorio Prieto, Valdepenas
2004 - Painting Identities, Pilar Parra Gallery
2004 - Generaciones 04, itinerant exhibition for Spain. Exhibition’s catalogue
2002 - Generaciones 02, Caja Madrid. Itinerant exhibition for Spain. Exhibition’s catalogue
2000 - Circuitos de artes Plasicas XIII, edition, Arte Joven Center, Madrid. Exhibition’s catalogue
1998 - Art Futura, Estacion del Norte, Madrid
1998 - Homeless, video performance, Tenerife, Madrid, Cordoba

Selected Actions and Performances

2015 - Si muere el soñador mueren los sueños, Páramo, Guadalajara, Mexico
2014 - Queridas Viejas ciclo de tres conferencias y performance, Los Martes del Arte, Santa Isabel, Madrid.
2014 - 'Cuando seas padre comerás dos huevos' Fondation Slaoui, Casablanca, Marruecos.
2013 - La Mirla, Palazzo Lucarini contemporanea. Trevi, Italia.
2012 - Un-tittlede Unweaving a cage?, Gowen Contemporary, Cutlog art fair , París.
2012 - Lugares Sagrados, intervención en Calle Veneras, Madrid.
2012 - Es una mujer, podría ser yo,Local Gastronómico, Madrid
2011- Destejiendo el tiempo, Grassy Madrid with the collaboration of Justin Randolph Thompson

Awards

2007 - Selected for the 34th painting, sculpture and digital art Bancaja bank’s Award. Exhibition Catalogue
2005 - Mention of honour in the competition of artistic creation by the Gª Jiménez Foundation. Exhibition catalogue
2004 - Mention of honour by Caja Madrid Generaciones 04. Exhibition catalogue
1999 - First price in sculpture, Creative Young Artists Award, Madrid. Exhibition catalogue

Grants


2009 - Resident at the Jannis Kounellis workshop, Foundation Marcelino Botin, Santander, Spain

Collections

Juan Entrecanales Foundation
UBS Collection
Coca-Cola Foundation
Caja Madrid Foundation
Museum Arte Huete Cuenca
Collection of the Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, Tasmania