Education

2005-2008 • Master MA “Art in Context” at the Institute for Art in Context, University of the Arts Berlin, Germany

Major: Artistic work and artistic intervention in the public space. Artistic work with cultural institutions and artistic museum studies.

1998-2002 • Master MA “Artist Designer” at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest, Hungary

Major: Interventions in public spaces / Analog and digital photography / Sculpture

Solo exhibitions

2018 • Tropical Eggs. Lollapalooza Festival, Glockenturm Olympiastadion Berlin (D)

2015 • Apographon, or the Beasts of the Blacksmith. Odalys Gallery, Caracas (VEN)

2014 • The Angel of Budapest. Csilla v. Böselager and the Summer in Hungary 1989. Sziget Festival, Budapest (H)

2012 • KuZo. Odalys Gallery, Caracas (VEN)

2012 • Movimiento en Tiras. curated by Alberto Asprino. Casa 22, Caracas (VEN)

2012 • A_Tiras, curated by Alberto Asprino. Parenthesis Gallery, Caracas (VEN)

2011 • The Way to the Top. Interactive Hierarchy-machinery. Sziget Festival, Budapest

2009 • Der Weg nach Oben, eine hierarchische Struktur in Bewegung! Wohnlabor, Berlin

2001 • A_TIRAS. Nautico Club Gallery. Maracaibo (VEN)

Selected group exhibitions

2017

• RESISTANCE – curated by Tomás Opitz. TOBE Gallery, Budapest (HUN)

2016

• TRANSDIVERSO – curated by Benjamin Villares Presas. Odalys Gallery, Madrid (ES)

• REFLEXIONES DE LA HABANA – Elemental Project. Odalys Gallery, Madrid (ES)

2015

• 12th HAVANA BIENNALE – MOR Museo Orgánico Romerillo, curated by KCHO with the DAEMON project, Havana (CUB)

• RECONSTRUCTIVISMO 2.0 – Odalys Gallery, Madrid (ES)

• FORMATO PI´XELES – GBGArts, Caracas (VEN)

• FIGURA Y FONDO – Odalys Gallery, Madrid (ES)

• ELECTROESTETICAAMBIENTAL.VE – Centro Cultural BOD, curated by Benjamin Villares Presas, Caracas (VEN)

2014

• RISOGRAPHY # 3 – Geuenhuis, Gent (B)

• ASIA CONTEMPORARY ART SHOW – Odalys Gallery, Hong Kong (CHN)

• SUMMA – Odalys Gallery, Madrid (ES)

• OFF CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR BRUSSELS – Odalys Gallery, Brussels (B)

2013

• ELEMENTAL 1-4 – Odalys Gallery, Madrid (ES)

• ARTE E INDUSTRIA – Conindustria, Eurobuilding Hotel, Caracas (VEN)

• KULTURAL ZONE – Sziget Festival, Budapest (HUN)

2012

• HASTA 30 – Parenthesis Gallery, Caracas (VEN)

• HYDROMEMORIES – Museo Regionale di Ciencia Naturale, Turin (I)

• XXI F.I.A. FERIA IBEROAMERICANA DE ARTE – Parenthesis Gallery, Hotel Tamanaco Intercontinental, Caracas (VEN)

2011

• HASTA 50 – Parenthesis Gallery, Caracas (VEN)

• TRANSHUMANTES, URBANOS E INTIMOS – Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Caracas Sofia Imber, curated by Benjamin Villares Presas, Caracas (VEN)

2010

• TRANSHUMANTES, URBANOS E INTIMOS – 1st Contemporary Art Bienale Mérdia, curated by Benjamin Villares Presas, Mérida (VEN)

• 13 NACHT UND NEBEL – Berlin (D)

• EU TRIO TREE – Sziget Festival, Budapest (HUN)

• ESTA CASA ESTÁ SONADA – X. Velada Santa Lucía, Maracaibo (VEN)

2009

• AUS DEM KONTEXT – Universität der Künste Berlin (D)

• HIDROMEMORIAS – Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Caracas Sofía Imber, Caracas

2008

• MUSEUMSBAUHÜTTE – Werkbundarchiv-Museum der Dinge, curated by Michael Fehr, Berlin (D)

• HOHLRÄUME DER GESCHICHTE – Kunst Universität Linz (A)

• PALM FICTION – Palmöl Speicher Stralau, curated by White Elephant Collective, Berlin

• SOHO IN OTTAKRING – CLOSE ENCOUNTERS – curated by Caroline Kaiser, Ragnarhof, Wien (A)

• GREY AREA, The Banality of Violence – Galerie der Künste, curated by Gillian Holt, Berlin

• ART & IDENTITY – Art Museum Guangzhou GAFA (CHN)

2007

• HYDROMEMORIES – Stadtbad Steglitz, Berlin (D)

• RECORDANDO A REVERÓN – Salón Venezuela, Berlin (D)

• VII VELADA SANTA LUCÌA – Maracaibo (VEN)

2005

• 32 SALÒN NACIONAL DE LAS ARTES DEL FUEGO – Ateneo de Valencia (VEN)

• THE NUDE – Magyar Fotográfiai Múzeum, curated by Károly Kincses, Kecskemét (HUN)

2004

• TRANSFLEXIÒ – Gödör Club, Budapest (HUN)

• KIVETITÈS – Vaszary Pinakotéka, Kaposvár (HUN)

• VOLKS PALAST – Palast der Republik, Berlin (D)

2003

• THE ONE`S THAT CAME…II – Magyar Fotográfiai Múzeum, curated by Károly Kincses, Kecskemét (HUN)

• 7 FOTO SALON MAOE – Vigado Gallery, Budapest (HUN)

• ZOOM-FESTIVAL FOR DIGITAL ARTS – Apollo Cinema, Pécs (HUN)

• LOS 11 DEL MICHELENA, 59th Salón Arturo Michelena prized works exhibition – Sala Cultural PDVSA, Pto. La Cruz (VEN)

2002

• LOS 11 DEL MICHELENA, 59th Salón Arturo Michelena prized works exhibition – Museo de Barquisimeto (VEN)

• LOS 11 DEL MICHELENA, 59th Salón Arturo Michelena prized works exhibition – Centro de Arte Lía Bermúdez, Maracaibo (VEN)

• LOS 11 DEL MICHELENA, 59th Salón Arturo Michelena prized works exhibition – Centro para las Artes Arturo Michelena, Fundación Banco Industrial, Caracas (VEN)

• PORTRAIT-SELFPORTRAIT – Hungarian month of Photography, Budapest (HUN)

2001

• 59th SALÒN ARTURO MICHELENA – Ateneo de Valencia (VEN)

Selected interdisciplinary and curatorial projects

since 2013 • ELEMENTAL Project, Initiative of Odalys Foundation to generate an insertion of emerging artists in the art world through cultural and artistic exchange, allowing the development of a self-sustaining artists residency program. Curated by Odalys Sánchez de Saravo and Zoltan Kunckel. In cooperation with: Victor Zarza, Dr. Michael Fehr, Katharina Jedermann, María Luz Cárdenas, Henry Vicente, Dietrich Kunckel, Vladimir Péter, Alberto Asprino. Supported by: Fundación Odalys. Partners: Goethe-Institut Caracas, IFA Institut für Auslandbeziehungen, Institute for Art in Context – UdK Berlin, Universidad Central de Venezuela – Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo – Taller Equis, MOR Museo Orgánico Romerillo – Havana. • https://odalys.com/elemental/

2011-2012 • KUZO – CULTURE ZONE, displace contemporary art from it´s institutional context thus amplifying cultural communication and interaction. Curated by Zoltan Kunckel. In cooperation with: Fruzsina Szép, Pablo Campos, Benjamin Villares Presas and Réka Nagy Borbála. Supported by: Sziget Kft., ArtExport, Bázis Store Budapest.

2007-2012 • HYDROMEMORIES, an interdisciplinary artistic project on the theme of water. Curated by Irina Novarese, Zoltan Kunckel and a.titolo. In cooperation with: Engineers Without Borders (Turin and Berlin groups), CISV Torino. Supported by: Goethe-Institut, Institute for Art in Context – UdK Berlin, Glocalstudio Caracas, Cultura Chacao – Caracas, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Caracas, Corea Art Council, Regione Piemonte, Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali – Turin. • www.hydromemories.com

2010 • EU TRIO TREE – Artistic Exchange between Belgium, Hungary and Spain, spotlight the common and specific cultural values of the EU at the Sziget Festival. Curated by Zoltan Kunckel and Fruzsina Szép. Supported by: European Union Cultural Office, Sziget Kft.

Since 2004 • PATRIA (HOMELAND) – Multidisciplinary artistic project emphasizing the decay of human rights and values through the resurgence of violence and populist politics specially in the context of Venezuela and Latin America. In cooperation with: Luck Bank Lee, Silvina Morbo, Rezuma Loquearan, Ouzo Acid Alan, Requiems or Zag, Darer Version, Zeal Alas Joyriding.

Grants and scholarships

2005-2008 • DAAD-Fundayacucho scholarship – for studies at the Institute of Art in Context – UdK Berlin (D)

2005 • Vitrum Glass Investigation Grant – glass grant at the 32nd Salón Nacional de las Artes del Fuego, Valencia (VEN)

2001 • Erasmus scholarship – for studies at the Elisava Escola Superior de Disseny, Barcelona (ES)

2001 • Premio Francisco Narváez – art photography grant for VIZ at the 59th Salón Arturo Michelena, Valencia (VEN)

1998-2002 • MOME scholarship – for studies at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest (HUN)

Residencies and workshops

2015 • 12th HAVANA BIENNALE – MOR Museo Orgánico Romerillo, international residency curated by KCHO, Havana (CUB)

2009 • Caracas Ciudad de Agua – International workshop in cooperation with Glocalstudio-CCS, Goethe-Institut Caracas, Cultura Chacao, Universidad Simón Bolívar, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Caracas Sofia Imber (VEN)

2007 • 7th Velada Santa Lucía – International resindency curated by Clemencia Labin and Edgar Gonzalez, Maracaibo (VEN)

2004 • Bárdudvarnok Glass Workshop – Workshop in cooperation with the Association of Young Glass Artists, International Glass-Art Center, Bárdudvarnok (HUN)

2000 • Bárdudvarnok Glass Workshop – Workshop in cooperation with the Association of Young Glass Artists, International Glass-Art Center, Bárdudvarnok (HUN)

1999 • WorkSopron, The Nothing – Workshop in cooperation with the MOME-Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest and the Simonyi Károly Müvézseti Kar, Sopron (HUN)

Lectures and panel discussions

2016 • Reflexiones de la Habana – Panel discussion about the experience of creating in extreme conditions, Odalys Gallery, Madrid (ES)

2014 • Human Nature, Uli Westphal solo exhibition – Panel discussion within the framework of the exhibition, Odalys Gallery, Caracas (VEN)

2014 • ELEMENTAL 2-4 – Panel discussion within the framework of the exhibition, Odalys Gallery, Madrid (ES)

2013 • ELEMENTAL 1-4 – Panel discussion within the framework of the exhibition, Odalys Gallery, Madrid (ES)

2009 • Museums Bauhütte, Zwölf künstlerische Museen und Museumsentwürfe – Lecture about the Simon Bolivar Museum (from the series: Patria), Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge, Berlin (D)

Collections

Public:

• Ateneo de Valencia, Valencia (VEN)

• Hungarian Museum of Photography, Kecskemét (HUN)

• Art Museum Guangzhou GAFA (CHN)

• International Glass-Art Center, Bárdudvarnok (HUN)

Private: Barcelona, Berlin, Bogotá, Budapest, Caracas, Cologne, London, Madrid, Maracaibo, Medellín, Miami, Panama, Santiago de Chile, Wien.

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