Carlos Motta  (Colombian, 1978) 

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

 

Carlos Motta
My dearly beloved R. (Monument to Alexander von Humboldt)
2013

Galería Filomena Soares
Carlos Motta, Nefandus

 

Carlos Motta
Nefandus
2013

Galería Filomena Soares
Carlos Motta, Instrument

 

Carlos Motta
Instrument
Galería Filomena Soares
Carlos Motta, Untitled

 

Carlos Motta
Untitled
Galería Filomena Soares
Carlos Motta, Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #10

 

Carlos Motta
Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #10
2013

Galería Filomena Soares
Carlos Motta, Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #4a

 

Carlos Motta
Colonial Forts Series: San Felipe del Morro #4a
2013

Galería Filomena Soares
Carlos Motta, Shipwreck (Santa Maria)

 

Carlos Motta
Shipwreck (Santa Maria)
2013

Galería Filomena Soares
Carlos Motta, The Spirit and the Flesh

 

Carlos Motta
The Spirit and the Flesh
2013

Galería Filomena Soares
Carlos Motta, Taxonomy of the Wild

 

Carlos Motta
Taxonomy of the Wild
2013

Galería Filomena Soares
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Carlos Motta, San Felipe del Morro #4

 

Carlos Motta
San Felipe del Morro #4, 2013
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Carlos Motta, Table de milieu Muriqui

 

Carlos Motta
Table de milieu Muriqui, 2007
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Carlos Motta, Grande table basse

 

Carlos Motta
Grande table basse, 2002
jacaranda, steel

 

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1978   Born in Bogotá, Colombia
2001   Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography, The School of Visual Arts, New York, USA
2001   Fellowship, Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College, New York, USA
2001   Rhodes Family Award for Exceptional Achievement in Photo, The School of Visual Arts, New York, USA
2003   Master of Fine Arts, Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts at Bard College, New York, USA
2004   Workspace Program Residency, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA
2005   Workspace Grant for Emerging Artists, Center for Book Arts, New York, USA
2005 - 2006   Whitney Museum Independent Study Program, New York, USA
2006   Subvention Grant, Cisneros Fontanals Foundation (CIFO), Miami, USA
2006   Next Exhibition Award, Real Art Ways, Hartford, USA
2007   Grant, Art Matters Foundation, New York, USA
2007   DaNY Arts Grant (with HOMEWORK), Danish Arts Council, Aarhus, Denmark
2007   Artist Residency, International Artists Studio Program in Sweden (IASPIS), Stockholm, Sweden
2007   Swing Space Program, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA
2008   Guggenheim Fellowship, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, New York,USA
2008   New Commission, Art in General, New York, USA
2008   New Commission, Art in General, New York, USA
2008   Special Editions Residency, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, USA
2008   Finishing Funds, Experimental Television Center, New York, USA
2009   Artist Residency, Flaggfabrikken, Bergen, Norway
2010   Individual Artist Grant, New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA), New York, USA
2010   Jury Prize, Map Digital Space, Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF), Ithaca, USA
  Lives and works in New York, USA
2012   Museum as Hub: Carlos Motta: We Who Feel Differently, New Museum, New York, USA, (solo)
2012   III Trienal Poligráfica de San Juan, Puerto Rico
2011   Found in Translation Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
2011   The Walls That Divide Us Apex Art, New York, USA
2011   The Air We Breathe San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA
2011   Modo de empleo 3: Desobedecer a toda costa, video y manifestaciones Museo Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico
2011   The Unseen Eye: Photographs from the W.M. Hunt Collection George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rocherster, New York, USA
2011   Sin realidad no hay utopía Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Sevilla, Spain
2011   InSite: Art + Commemoration Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (Online), New York, USA
2011   Patria o Libertad! Cobra Museum, Amstelveen, The Netherlands; Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, Canada
2011   Deus Pobre: Modern Sermons of Communal Lament, Y Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2011   The Future Lasts Forever (com/with Runo Lagomarsino), Gävle Konstcentrum, Sweden (solo)
2011   Broken English, Performa 11 (com/with Julieta Aranda), New York, USA (solo)
2011   A New Discover: Queer Immigration in Perspective (com/with Queerocracy), Risk + Reward Series, Museum of Art, and Design, New York, USA (solo)
2011   Petite Mort: Recollections of a Queer Public (com/with Joshua Lubin-Levy) Forever & Today, New York, USA (solo)
2011   Normativo (com/with LTTR), Espacio de Arte Contemporaneo, Museo de La Tertulia, Cali, Colombia, (solo)
2011   We Who Feel Differently, Visningsrommet USF, Bergen, Norway (solo)
2011   The Good Life and Six Acts: An Experiment in Narrative Justice Wiener FestWochen, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2011   Multiple, Limited, Unique Center for Book Arts, New York, USA
2011   Drawn to Disaster Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, Portland, USA
2011   Motion of a Nation VM21 Arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy
2011   Aesthetic Justice The Lambent Foundation, New York, USA
2011   Boundaries: Selections from the Molaa Permanent Collection Molaa, Long Beach, USA
2011   Stuttgart Filmwinter, Estugarda, Stuttgart, Germany
2010   Six Acts: An Experiment in Narrative Justice Museo de Arte del Banco de la República, El Parqueadero, Bogotá, Colombia (solo)
2010   The Good Life and Six Acts: An Experiment in Narrative Justice Hebbel am Ufer (HAU), Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010   We Who Feel Differently Other Gallery, Shanghai, China (solo)
2010   To the Arts Citizens! Museu Serralves, Porto, Oporto, Portugal
2010   Notes on Memories IG Bildende kunst, Viena, Vienna, Austria
2010   smart Miami Dade College at The Freedom Tower, Miami, USA
2010   Second World Congress of Free Artists, Aarhus Kunstbygning, Denmark
2010   27th Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival, Kassel, Germany
2010   How To Do Things With Words, Parsons School of Design, New York, USA
2010   The Politics of Art, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Greece, Athens
2010   The Creative Act, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway
2010   Dwelling-in-Travel, Art Today Association - Center for Contemporary Art, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
2010   Kabul, Jenin, Tehran..., MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, USA
2010   2nd “Qui Vive?” Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Moskow Museum of Modern Art, Moskow, Russia
2010   The Mobile Archive, Stacion-Center for Contemporary Art, Pristina, Kosovo
2010   The Art of War, CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, USA
2010   Avenue of the America's, LMCC Lent Space, New York, USA
2010   39th International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR), Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2010   Geography of Trans-territories, Walter and McBean Galleries, San Francisco Art Institute, São Francisco, USA
2010   Biennale Cuvee 10, OK Center for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria
2009   Brief History MoMA/PS1, Long Island City, Queens, USA (solo)
2009   La Buena Vida/The Good Life Fundación Alzate Avendaño, Bogotá, Colômbia | Colombia; Smack Mellon, New York, USA; Festival Fabbrica Europa, Florence, Italy (solo)
2009   Le spectacle du quotidien, X Biennale de Lyon, Lyon, France
2009   Matrix: The Unstable Reality, 28 Biennial of Graphic Arts, Ljubijana, Slovenia
2009   Conversation Pieces, CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, USA
2009   5x5Castelló, Espai d'art contemporani de Castelló (EACC), Castellón, Spain
2009   Turn on, Tune in, Drop out, Beijing 798 Biennale 2009, China
2009   Feedforward- The Angel of History, LABoral Art Center, Gijón, Spain
2009   The 21st Cen., The Feminine Century, and the Century of Diversity and Hope, International Incheon Women Artists' Biennale, Incheon, Korea
2009   NO SOUL FOR SALE A Festival of Independents, X Initiative, New York, USA
2009   Special Editions, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, USA
2009   Turn On, Slag Gallery, New York, USA
2009   Biennale Democrazia, Torino, Italy
2009   t.error, Hungarian Cultural Institute, New York, USA
2009   Things Fall Apart, Winkleman Gallery, New York, USA
2009   The Immigrant Files: Democracy Is Not Dead, It Just Smells Funny Konsthall C, Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
2008 - 2009   Art in General, New York, USA (solo)
2008 - 2009   Johannesburg Art Gallery, South Africa (solo)
2008 - 2009   KZNSA Gallery, Durban, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa (solo)
2008 - 2009   ICA: Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA (solo)
2008   Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
2008   Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, USA
2008   Futura, Prague, Czech Republic
2008   RISD Art Museum, Providence, RI, USA
2008   European Social Forum (ESF) Screening Program, Mälmo, Sweden
2008   Art Space Diffusion138, University of Grenoble, France
2008   La Buena Vida/The Good Life ICA: Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, USA; Art in General, New York, USA (solo)
2008   The People... Johannesburg Art Gallery, África do Sul | South Africa; KZNSA Gallery, Durban, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa (solo)
2007   OPEN HOUSE WITH OPEN STUDIOS, IASPIS, Stockholm, Sweden
2007   INFINITU ET CONTINI, Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, USA
2007   Timeline: Human Speed and Technology Speed, Korea Cultural Service China, Hong Kong
2007   EXPOSURE, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, USA
2007   MAKING GOOD LUCK. Y- Gallery, Queens, USA
2007   PAWNSHOP, e-flux projects, New York, USA
2007   Atlante Latinoamericano, Centro de las Artes Conarte. En el Marco de el Forum Internacional de las Culturas, Monterrey, Mexico
2007   Tollé...Toleránce, Images Citoyennes, Festival International de la Vidéo, Belgium
2007   Unmarked Categories (com/with HOMEWORK), K2,Yzmir-Istanbul, Turkey (cat.)
2007   Quote Unquote, Nurture Art, Brooklyn, USA
2007   CHALLENGERS!: art-e-conomy Selected Video Screening, Laboratorio Occupato Morion, Venice, Italy
2007   Symbiotic/Synergy: Selections from The Center for Book Arts Community, Columbia College Center for Book and Paper Arts, Chicago, USA
2007   Carte Blanche á Heure Exquise!, International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Oberhausen, Germany
2007   in someone else’s skin, CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, USA (cat.)
2007   The Karma of War, Wang Center- Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, USA
2007   Oog-Eye, Foam_Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2007   Recorridos y Video Proyecciones Durante ARCO, ArtBus, Madrid, Spain
2007   System Error: War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning, Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, Italy (cat.)
2007   Leningrad Trilogy, Winkleman Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2007   The Good Life (Installation Sketch # 3) and Other Works in Progress, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA (solo)
2006   The Good Life (Installation Sketch # 1), rum46, Aarhus, Denmark (solo)
2006   SOA: Black & White Tales, Kevin Bruk Gallery at bâleLatina (June), Basel, Switzerland (solo)
2006   Kevin Bruk Gallery (October), Miami, USA (Catalog) (solo)
2006   Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program Exhibition Chelsea Museum, New York, USA
2006   El Museo's 4th Bienal: The (S) Files, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico (cat.)
2006   4ème Festival International du Cinéma Iranien en Exil, Art en Exil, Paris, France
2006   When Artists Say We, Artists Space, New York, USA
2006   Bzzzz, Fundacion C4rto Nivel Arte Contemporaneo, Bogota, Colombia
2006   Russia: Significant Other, ICA at the Anna Akhmatova Museum, St Petersburg, Russia (cat.)
2006   Surveillance, Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, USA (cat.)
2006   Moving Time, Gallery Korea, Korean Cultural Service, New York, USA (cat.)
2006   Featured Artist Projects, The Center for Book Arts, New York, USA
2006   Estrecho Dudoso, TEOR/éTica, San José, Costa Rica (cat.)
2006   OHNE BLICK, Musée de Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland
2006   pa.per.ing, Art in General at Deutsche Bank, New York, USA
2006   Festival des Cinémas Différents de Paris, Centre Culturel La Clef, Paris, France
2006   Estudio Abierto, Palacio de Correos, Buenos Aires, Argentina (cat.)
2006   10 Defining Experiments: cifo 2006 Grant Program Recipients, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation (cifo), Miami, Florida, USA (cat.)
2006   Manifesta 6 School (Cancelada/Cancelled), Manifesta 6, Nicosia, Cyprus
2006   Prevailing Climate (Screening), Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, USA
2006   3 Biennale Adriatica di Arti Nuove, San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy (cat.)
2005   El Salón de la Justicia, Galería Santa Fé, Bogotá, Colombia
2005   Co-dependent (com/with Julieta Aranda), College of Arts and Letters, Florida Atlantic University, Miami, USA
2005   New Vectors, Southern Panorama/15th International Electronic Art Festival Videobrasil, Sesc Pompeia, São Paulo, Brazil (cat.)
2005   BEOGRAD NEKAD I SAD, Prodajna galerija 'Beograd', Belgrad, Serbia
2005   El Museo's 4th Bienal: The (S) Files, El Museo, New York, USA (cat.)
2005   Enemy Image, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, USA
2005   Se acabó el rollo? La fotografia en Colombia de 1950 a 2000, Museo Nacional, Bogotá, Colombia (cat.)
2005   Selections from 'Dancing Bear' the Collection of W.M. Hunt, Arles: Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photo 2005, Arles, France
2005   The Generals (com/with Julieta Aranda, K8 Hardy e/and Gareth James), Art in General, New York, USA (cat.)
2005   Digital Cotton, Savannah Gallery at the Savannah College of Art, Savannah, USA
2004   The Book as Object and Performance, Gigantic ArtSpace, New York, USA (cat.)
2004   LMCC's Workspace 120 Broadway Open Studios, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA
2004   The Freedom Salon, Deitch Projects, New York, USA
2004   2 Biennale Adriatica di Arti Nuove, San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy (cat.)
2004   Free Roaming: Video Madness (Screening), El Museo, New York, USA
2004   Produciendo Realidad, Associazione Culturale Prometeo di Lucca, Italy (cat.)
2004   Urbes Interiores, Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango, Bogotá, Colombia (cat.)
2004   Outdoor Intervention, PS122 Gallery, New York, USA
2004   Establishing Shot, Artists Space, New York, USA (cat.)
2004   San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy
2004   Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA
2004   Bury them and keep quiet, Alliance Française, Bogotá, Colombia (Catalog) (solo)
2004   Ese Algo que Somos, Alonso Garcés Galería, Bogotá, Colombia (solo)
2004   The Missing Series, Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, USA (solo)
2003   Salón Regional de Artistas de Bogotá, Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá, Colombia (cat.)
2003   XII Art Biennial of Cerveira, Forum Cultural, Cerveira, Portugal (cat.)
2003   Visiones, Fotología Photography Festival, Universidad de Salamanca, Bogotá, Colombia (cat.)
2003   Translatability, Berliner Kunstproject, Berlin, Germany
2003   Agitate: Negotiating the Photographic Process, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, USA (cat.)
2003   No Money No Honey, Area (Contenitore d'Arte Contemporanea), Palermo, Italy
2003   [B L A N K]: In Pursuit of An American History, Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, USA
2002   Pesca Milagrosa, La Corte Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy (solo)
2000 - 2002   Mundos Creados: Constructed Photography from the Wider Caribbean, Noorderlicht Photofestival, Fries Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands (cat.)
200 - 2002   Fresh: New Photography, Peter Hay Halpert Fine Art, New York, USA
2001   Latin-American Photography from New York to Santiago de Chile, Fotografia, Primo Festival Internazionale di Roma, IILA, Rome, Italy (cat.)
2000   Tecnica Mista, La Corte Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy (cat.)
  Bronx Museum, New York, USA
  Cisneros Fontanals Foundation, Miami, USA
  Deutsche Bank, New York, USA
  Fundación Cisneros, Caracas, Venezuela, New York, USA
  Museum of Latin American Art (Mola), Long Beach, USA
  National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST), Athens, Greece
  Timeline, Konstfack’s Videotek, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden
  Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, USA
2011    The Future Lasts Forever (with Runo Lagomarsino) (224p. Ed. 500), Gävle Konstcentrum and Iaspis, Sweden
2011    BROKEN ENGLISH (48 pp., co-edited with Julieta Aranda), Performa 11, New York, USA
2011    Petite Mort: Recollections of a Queer Public (with Josh Lubin-Levy) (160p. ed. 500), Forever & Today, Inc.
2011    We Who Feel Differently (96p., Ed. 500), Ctrl+Z Publishing, Norway
2010    We Who Feel Differently (, Ed. 500), The Other Gallery, Shanghai, China
2009    La Buena Vida/The Good Life (136p., Ed. 500), Fundación Alzate Avendaño, Bogotá, Colombia
2009    The Immigrant Files: Democracy is Not Dead; It Just Smells Funny (185p., Ed. 500), Konsthall C, Stockholm, Sweden
2008    What is Democracy To You? (Ed. 2000), Originally published in 2008 for exhibition at ICA, Philadelphia, USA
2008    La Buena Vida/The Good Life (85p., On demand), Art in General, New York, USA
2005    Brief History of U.S. Interventions in Latin America Since 1946 (Poster, 4 editions of 2000 up to date), Originally published in 2005 for exhibition at Jersey City Museum, New York, USA
2005    Arts & LEISURE, (28 pages, co-edited with The Generals), 2005 by Art in General and e-flux, New York, USA
2000    Close (76 pp.), Deskubre, Rome, Italy