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Carlos Motta 1978, CO

Rank (2014): 842 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 93

    Ongoing group exhibitions 2

    until 04 Jan 2015
    21 Artists Shortlisted for the Future Generation Art Prize 2014 - PinchukArtCentre, Kiev
    until 08 Feb 2015
    Inventing the Possible - Jeu de Paume, Paris

    Solo shows 16

    2013
    Carlos Motta - La Visión de los Vencidos - La Central, Bogota
    Carlos Motta - Nefandus (Part I) - Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisbon
    Carlos Motta: The Shape of Freedom - Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros - SAPS, Mexico City
    2012
    Carlos Motta: We Who Feel Differently - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    2011
    Carlos Motta - Deus Pobre, Modern Sermons Of Communal Lament - Y Gallery New York, New York City, NY
    Carlos Motta - Marceneiro, designer e arquiteto - Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Curitiba
    2010
    We Who Feel Differently - Other Gallery Shanghai, Shanghai
    Carlos Motta – Móveis de madeira reutilizada - Museu da Casa Brasileira (MCB), São Paulo
    2009
    Carlos Motta - Smack Mellon, New York City, NY
    Carlos Motta: The Immigrant Files: Democracy is Not Dead, It Just Smells Funny - Konsthall C, Hökarängen
    2008
    Carlos Motta - The KwaZulu Natal Society of Arts (KZNSA), Durban
    Carlos Motta: The Good Life - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    2007
    Carlos Motta - Winkleman Gallery, New York City, NY
    2006
    Carlos Motta: SOA: Black and White Tales - Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT
    2004
    Carlos Motta - The Missing Series - Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL
    Carlos Motta - Museu da Casa Brasileira (MCB), São Paulo

    Group shows 77

    2014
    Utopian Pulse. Flares In The Darkroom. Salón De Belleza [Beauty Salon] - Wiener Secession, Vienna
    The Unwritten - Marres - Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht
    10th Gwangju Biennale - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
    Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    TransVisible, 19 Bienal Paiz Guatemala - Artecentro Graciela Andrade de Paiz, Ciudad de Guatemala
    I see in the sea nothing except the sea. I don´t see a shore. I don´t see a dove. - ccny - The Camera Club of New York, New York City, NY
    The International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Cartagena de Indias - The International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Cartagena de Indias, Cartagena de Indias
    7.000.000.000 - Espai d´Art Contemporani de Castelló - EACC, Castellon de la Plana
    2013
    Global Activism - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    ritual of queer rituals - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
    Erinnerungsfelder/ Campos de Memoria - Galerie im Ratskeller, Berlin
    The Temptation of AA Bronson - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
    Disobedience Archive (The Republic) - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
    Ideas Y Presupuestos - Galeria Liebre, Madrid
    Without Reality There Is No Utopia - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
    Intersections - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
    Extranjero - Distrito 4 Contemporary Art Gallery, Madrid
    2012
    From Below, as a Neighbour - Drugo More, Rijeka
    Salvajes - Digesting Europe Piece By Piece - Traneudstillingen, Hellerup
    Required Reading: Printed Material as Agent of Intervention - The Center for Book Arts , New York City, NY
    Contested Territories - Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs (DGCP), New York City, NY
    Tercera Trienal Poli/Grafica de San Juan - Trienal Poli/Grafica de San Juan, San Juan
    Ñew York - Latin American + Spanish Artists In New York City - AMA Art Museum of the Americas, Washington, DC
    Welcome New Year:other Gallery Collection Exhibition - Other Gallery Shanghai, Shanghai
    2011
    The Walls That Divide Us - Apexart, New York City, NY
    Performa 11 - Performa, New York City, NY
    Time/bank: Time/food - Abrons Art Center, New York City, NY
    Patria o Libertad! Country or Liberty. The Rethoric of Patriotism - mocca - Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON
    Drawn to Disaster - Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
    Sin realidad no hay utopía - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla
    Patria o Libertad! Country or Liberty. The Rethoric of Patriotism - Cobra Museum, Amstelveen
    The Deutsche Bank Series at the Guggenheim: Found in Translation - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    Boundaries: Selections From The Molaa Permanent Collection - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
    2010
    Notes on memories - Galerie IG Bildende Kunst, Vienna
    To the Arts, Citizens! - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
    Politics of Art - National Museum of Contemporary Art - EMST, Athens
    DWELLING-IN-TRAVEL - Art Today Association - Center for Contemporary Art, Plovdiv
    The Creative Act - Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden
    Is There Any Hope for an Optimistic Art? - Moscow museum of modern art - MMOMA, Moscow
    OK | BIENNALE CUVÉE 10: Weltausstellung der Gegenwartskunst - OK Offenes Kulturhaus OÖ, Linz
    geography of transterritories - San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
    2009
    One Every Day - EFA Project Space - The Elizabeth Foundation for the Art, New York City, NY
    AVANT-GUIDE TO NYC: Discovering Absence - Apexart, New York City, NY
    Feedforward. El ángel de la Historia - Laboral - Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón
    10e Biennale de Lyon - The Spectacle of the Everyday - La Biennale de Lyon, Lyon
    Conversation Pieces - Cepa Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    28th Biennial of Graphic Arts - Ljubljana Biennial of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana
    Constellations: The First Beijing 798 Biennale - Beijing 798 Biennale, Beijing
    2009 International Incheon Women Artist's Biennale - International Incheon Women Artist's Biennale, Incheon
    5x5CASTELLÓ09 Premi Internacional d’Art Contemporani Diputació de Castelló - Espai d´Art Contemporani de Castelló - EACC, Castellon de la Plana
    The End. And... - Frederico Seve Gallery - Latincollector, New York City, NY
    Soft Manipzlation - Who is afraid of the new now? - Stiftelsen 3,14, Bergen
    Preemptive Resistances - Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT
    Things Fall Apart - Winkleman Gallery, New York City, NY
    2008
    Soft Manipulation - who is afraid of the new now? - Casino Luxembourg - Forum d'art contemporain, Luxembourg
    The Prisoner\'s Dilemma: Selections from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection - CIFO - Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, FL
    Alternating Beats - The RISD Museum - University of Rhode Island, Providence, RI
    OURS: Democracy in the Age of Branding - Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, New York City, NY
    The Greenroom: Reconsidering the Documentary and Contemporary Art - Hessel Museum of Art & Center for Curatorial Studies Galleries at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
    Archivo Sur - Futura, Prague
    In the Private Eye - Ise Cultural Foundation - NY gallery, New York City, NY
    2007
    Infinitu et Contini - Repeated Histories, Reinvented Resistances - Smack Mellon, New York City, NY
    Exposure - BRIC Rotunda Gallery, New York City, NY
    Making Good Luck - Y Gallery New York, New York City, NY
    System error - War is a force that gives us meaning - SMS Contemporanea, Siena
    2006
    10 Defining Experiments - CIFO - Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, FL
    Biennale Adriatica Arti Nuove 2006 - Biennale Adriatica Arti Nuove, San Benedeto del Tronto, AP
    pa.per.ing - Art in General, New York City, NY
    When Artists Say We - Artists Space, New York City, NY
    Sans Regard - La collection Dancing Bear de W. M. Hunt - Musée de l´Elysée, Lausanne
    Russia - The Anna Akhmatova Museum at Fountain House, St. Petersburg
    Surveillance - Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ
    2005
    Enemy Image - Momenta Art, New York City, NY
    El Museo's Nienal - The (S)Files/The Selected Files - El Museo del Barrio, New York City, NY
    2004
    Establishing Shot - Artists Space, New York City, NY
    2003
    XII Bienal de Cerveira - Bienal de Arte de Cerveira, Vila Nova de Cerveira
    Agitate: Negotiating The Photographic Process - SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA

    Dealer Directory 5

    Colombia
    Instituto de vision, Bogota
    Italy
    3)5 arte contemporanea, Rieti, RI
    Portugal
    Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisbon
    USA
    Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL
    Y Gallery New York, New York City, NY

    Collections 1

    USA
    CIFO - Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, FL

    Catalogs

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  • Tirangle from Shapes of Freedom, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Tirangle from Shapes of Freedom, 2012 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Deus Pobre: Modern Sermons of Communal Lament, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Deus Pobre: Modern Sermons of Communal Lament, 2011 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Nefandus, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Nefandus, 2013 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Ideological Graffiti from The Good Life, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Ideological Graffiti from The Good Life, 2005-11 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Ideological Monuments / Historical Relations, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Ideological Monuments / Historical Relations, 2012 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Nefandus, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Nefandus, 2013 Galeria Filomena Soares
    The Spirit and the Flesh, Galeria Filomena Soares
    The Spirit and the Flesh, 2013 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #4a, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #4a, 2013 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #10, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #10, 2013 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Instrument, date unknow 16th century, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Instrument, date unknow 16th century, Galeria Filomena Soares
    My dearly beloved R. (Monument to Alexander von Humboldt), Galeria Filomena Soares
    My dearly beloved R. (Monument to Alexander von Humboldt), 2013 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Nefandus, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Nefandus, 2013 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Untitled, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Untitled, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Shipwreck (Santa Maria), Galeria Filomena Soares
    Shipwreck (Santa Maria), 2013 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Taxonomy of the Wild, Galeria Filomena Soares
    Taxonomy of the Wild, 2013 Galeria Filomena Soares
    Tirangle from Shapes of Freedom, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Tirangle from Shapes of Freedom

    10 triangles: acrylic paint and mirror on wood 21,59 x 31,75 cm (each) Ed.1/5 + 1AP
    2012

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Deus Pobre: Modern Sermons of Communal Lament, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Deus Pobre: Modern Sermons of Communal Lament

    Digital chromogenic print in wooden frame 38,1 x 60,96 cm (/each) Ed. 5 + 1 AP
    2011

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Nefandus, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Nefandus

    Vídeo HD, cor, som, 16:9 | HD video, colour, sound, 16:9 13’05’’ Ed.5 + 1 PA / AP
    2013

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Ideological Graffiti from The Good Life, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Ideological Graffiti from The Good Life

    21 digital chromogenic prints 27,94 x 32,56 cm Ed.5 + 1 AP
    2005-11

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Ideological Monuments / Historical Relations, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Ideological Monuments / Historical Relations

    Professional digital inkjet print on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag Stain paper Ed.5 + 1 AP
    2012

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Nefandus, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Nefandus

    Vídeo HD, cor, som, 16:9 | HD video, colour, sound, 16:9 13’05’’ Ed.5 + 1 PA / AP
    2013

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    The Spirit and the Flesh, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    The Spirit and the Flesh

    Vinil mate preto sobre o chão | Matt black vinyl on the floor 114,3 x 114,3 cm Ed.5 + 1 PA / AP
    2013

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #4a, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #4a

    Digital chromogenic prints 152,4 x 101,6 cm (each) Ed.1/5 + 1 AP
    2013

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #10, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #10

    Digital chromogenic prints 152,4 x 101,6 cm (each) Ed.1/5 + 1 AP
    2013

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Instrument, date unknow 16th century, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Instrument, date unknow 16th century

    padlock Object: 11 x 9 x 2 cm – Vitrine: 35 x 30 x 25,5 cm Unique piece

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    My dearly beloved R. (Monument to Alexander von Humboldt), Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    My dearly beloved R. (Monument to Alexander von Humboldt)

    3 Digital inkjet print and one hand written letter 142,24 x 86,36 cm Ed.1/5 + 1 AP
    2013

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Nefandus, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Nefandus

    Inkjet print 76,2 x 50,8 cm Ed.1/10
    2013

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Untitled, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Untitled

    date unknow Stone carved penis in vitrine Object: 25,4 x 8,9 cm – Vitrine: 41,5 x 65,5 x 45 cm Unique piece

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Shipwreck (Santa Maria), Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Shipwreck (Santa Maria)

    Miniature replica of boat in vitrine Object: 64 x 68 x 30 cm – Vitrine: 187 x 127 x 81 cm Ed.1/3 + 1 AP
    2013

    Galeria Filomena Soares
    Taxonomy of the Wild, Galeria Filomena Soares

    Carlos Motta

    Taxonomy of the Wild

    Archival inkjet prints on Hahemule Satin paper 135,6 x 508 cm (installation) 33,9 x 50,8 cm (each) Ed.1/5 + 1 AP
    2013

    Galeria Filomena Soares

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