Regina José Galindo  (Guatemalan, 1974) 

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Regina José Galindo Biography
1974   Born Guatemala
  Lives and works in Guatemala
  Awards
  2006 Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation
  2005 Golden Lion, Artist under 35, 51st Venice Biennial
  1999 Ganador del Proyecto Jóvenes Creadores, BANCAFE
  1998 Unico de Poesía Prize, Myrna Mack Fundation
  Residencies
  2009 Futura, Prague, Czech Republic
  2008 Art Pace San Antonio TX, USA
  2005 Le Plateau, Paris, France
Selected Exhibitions
2011   Ottomarzo, former Madonna del Duomo church, Arezzo, Italy (solo)
2010   Regina José Galindo: 12 Years: ROLLO Contemporary Art, London, UK (solo)
2010   Looting, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010   Urgent Issues, Mnac, Bucarest, Romania (solo)
2009   Regina José Galindo CRISIS (Cloth), EXIT Art, New York City, USA (solo)
2009   Regina José Galindo, Prometeo Gallery di Ida Pisani, Milan, Italy (solo)
2009   The Body of Others, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, UK (solo)
2009   The Body in Women’s Art Now, ROLLO Contemporary Art, London, travelling to New Hall Art Collection, Cambridge
2009   The Fear Society - Pabellón De La Urgencia, Collateral event of the 53rd International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
2009   10ma Bienal de La Habana, La Habana, Cuba
2009   The Prisoner's Dilemma: Selections from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection CIFO - Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, Florida
2009   Battleground: Regina José Galindo and Tania Candiani, Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts, The University of Texas at El Paso, Texas, USA
2008   Narrowcast: Reframing Global Video 1986/2008, Pitzer College Galleries in Claremont, California, LACE in Hollywood, California, USA (travelling exhibition)
2008   Prague Contemporary Art Festival, Prague, Czech Republic
2008   Video Crítico en América Latina y Caribe, CCE España, Mexico (travelling exhibition)
2008   Colectiva Visonarios, ITAU San Paulo do Brasil, UAM Xochimilco Mexico, Mérida Yucatán, Mexico (travelling exhibition)
2008   Nehoodoo, The Menil Collection, PS1 New York, USA, curated by Franklin Sirmans
2008   Regina José Galindo, Fundacion Ars TEOR/etica, San José, Costa Rica (solo)
2008   Naked Reality, Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem, The Netherlands (solo)
2008   America's Family Prison, Art Pace San Antonio, Texas, USA (solo)
2008   Let's Rodeo, Art Pace San Antonio Texas, USA (solo)
2007   Three Actions, Prometeogallery di Ida Pisani, Milan, Italy (solo)
2007   Confesión, performance, La Caja Blanca, Palma de Mallorca, Spain (solo)
2007   Regina José Galindo, Pari Nadimi Gallery, Toronto, Canada (solo)
2007   Progetto XX, prometeogallery di Ida Pisani, Milan and Lucca, Italy (solo)
2007   Cepo, Fondazione Volume!, Rome, Italy (solo)
2007   Mientras, ellos siguen libres, performance, Guatemala (solo)
2007   La Presencia, Latin American in the United States, Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, California, USA
2007   Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Visual Arts Museum, Bilbao 2nd Moscow Biennial, Moscow, Russia
2007   Turbulence, III Triennial Auckland, New Zealand
2007   Coercitive Atmospherics, d.u.m.b.o. arts center, New York, USA
2007   Beyond the Dust, The Archaelogical Museum, Naples, Italy
2007   Into me/ Out of me, Macro, Rome, Italy
2007   Otras Contemporareidades, Valencia Biennale, Valencia, Spain
2007   Timer, Triennale Bovisa, Milan, Italy
2007   Global Feminism, Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA
2007   Lo que las imágenes quieren, Video de Hispanoamérica, Fundación ICO, Madrid, Spain
2007   Hay algo revolucionario en esto, Sala Parpalló, Valencia, Spain
2007   Adiós Identidad, Centro Cultural de España, Guatemala
2007   Viva la muerte, Kunsthalle Wien, Wien, Austria
2007   Going staying, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany
2006   Venice-Istanbul, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey
2006   Into me/ Out of me, Kunstwerke, Berlin, Germany
2006   Into me/ Out of me, P.S.1 New York, USA
2006   Plomo, Cisneros-Fontanals Art foundation, Miami, USA
2006   Mankind: The Story of a Wound, SMAK & CRKC, Leuven, Belgium
2006   Eretica, Complesso di Sant’Anna, Palermo, Italy
2006   Recent Works, Galerie Du Jour Agnes B, Paris, France (solo)
2006   Corona, más de 6040 asesinatos en el Año de la Paz Plaza Central, Guatemala (solo)
2006   Peso, various locations, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (solo)
2006   Tanatosterapia, Antiguo Palacio de Correos, Guatemala City, Guatemala (solo)
2006   Isla, Performance, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (solo)
2006   Es mou et mou, galeria CANEM, Castellon, Spain
2006   The Power of the Women, Galleria Civica di Trento, Trento, Italy
2006   I Biennial of Architecture, Art and Landscape, Canary Islands, Spain
2006   Estrecho Dudoso, Teorética, Costa Rica
2006   Courants Alternatifs, PARVIS Paris, Bordeaux, France
2006   Biennale Adriática, San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy
2006   Semiotics and Performance of Gender, World Psychiatric Congress, Istanbul, Turkey
2006   The Pain of Others, Miami, USA
2006   Mash, Miami, USA
2006   Un espejo para la pequena muerte, performance, Estrecho Dudosa, Teoretica, Costa Rica
2006   1st Architecture Biennial, Art Landscape, Canarian Islands, Spain
2006   Camisa de fuerza, performance, Mens, SMAK, Gent, Belgium
2006   Carnada, Performance, Al Limite, S.to Domingo, Dominican Republic
2006   Action Zone, prometeogallery di Ida Pisani, Balelatina, Basel, Switzerland
2006   Yesoterapia, performance, Barcelò Nuevas Propuestas, Dominican Republic
2006   Courants Alternatifs, PARVIS, Paris, Bordeaux, France
2006   Biennale Adriatica, San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy
2006   Jukebox2, LOOP Video Festival, CCCB Barcelona, Spain
2005   Always a Little Further, 51st Venice Biennial, Italy
2005   Vertigo, Performance, 3rd Tirana Biennial, Albania
2005   Toque de Queda, performance, Le Plateau, Paris, France (solo)
2005   Perra, performance, prometeogallery di Ida Pisani, Milan, Italy (solo)
2005   Recorte por la Línea performance, together with Dr.Billy Spence Festival
2005   Mundial de Arte Corporal, Galería de Arte Nacional, Caracas, Venezuela
2005   ARCO Art Fair, Madrid, Spain
2005   Prague Biennial, Prague, Czech Republic
2005   Picacebollas Performance, Fuega de Lugar, Dominican Republic
2004   Millennium, Guatemalan Contemporary peinture, Modern Art Museum, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2004   Produciendo Realidad, Associazione Prometeo, Lucca, Italy
2004   Himenoplastía, performance, Colectiva Cinismo, Contexto, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2004   Todo Incluido, imágenes Urbanas de Centro América, Centro Cultural Conde Duque, Madrid, Spain
2004   Boda Galindo-Herrera, performance, Comunicarte e Invitados, Casa Santo Domingo, Antigua, Guatemala
2004   El Peso de la Sangre, performance, Plaza Central, Guatemala City, Guatemala (solo)
2003   ¿Quién puede borrar las huellas?, Caminata de la C.C. al Palacio Nacional, Guatemala City, Guatemala (solo)
2003   A Puño Limpio, performance, Días Mejores, Cultural Center of Spain, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2003   Proxémica, performance, Días Mejores, Cultural Center of Spain, San José, Costa Rica
2003   Ella permanece, Maternidades Plus, Center of Spanish Culture, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2002   Sin Título, (Hasta Ver), 3rd Lima Biennial of Contemporary Arts, Lima Perù
2002   Angelina, Nacional Selection, Colloquia, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2002   Lucha, Blanco & Negro, Edificio de Correos, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2002   Angelina, performance, Guatemala (solo)
2001   Sobremesa, performance & installation, proyecto Jóvenes Creadores Bancafé, Guatemala (solo)
2001   Tendencia del Lodo, Galería Sol del Río, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2001   10 piedras de Crack, Contemporary sculpture of Guatemala, Nacional Theatre, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2001   Piel, 49th Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy
2001   Bandera Nuestra, Group exhibition Suyo-Ajeno, Ex-Teresa Actual Art, México
2000   Encierros, Colectiva Paréntesis, (PAI) Zoológico Nacional La Aurora, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2000   Todos estamos muriendo, Simposio Centroamericano Temas Centrales,TEOR/ética, Costa Rica
2000   Valium 10ml, Vivir Aquí Group exhibition, Museo Ixchel, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2000   No perdemos nada con nacer, 9th Festival Performance, Ex-Teresa, Zócalo, México
2000   No perdemos nada con nacer, Festival Octubre Azul, Basurero Municipal, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2000   Esperando al príncipe azul, Tripiarte Group exhibition, Festival Octubre Azul, Edificio de Correros, Guatemala City, Guatemala
1999   (PAI) Plaza G&T, Guatemala City, Guatemala
1999   El cielo llora tanto que debería ser mujer, performance, Belia de Vico Arte Contemporáneo “Gallery”, Guatemala City, Guatemala (solo)
Selected Public Collections
  Princeton University Art Museum, (Princeton, USA)
  Castello di Rivoli - Museo d'Arte Contemporanea (Turin, Italy)
  Daros Foundation (Zurich, Switzerland)
  Blanton Museum of Art (Austin, Texas)
  Meiac - Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte
  Contemporáneo (Badajoz, Spain)
Literature
2008   Text by Fernando Contreras Castro
2007   EXIT: 100 Latin American Artists
2006   Regina José Galindo, Vanillaedizioni, Italy.Text by Emiliano Valdes, Contemporary Annual
2005   BOMB magazine: Interview with Francisco Goldman, New York
2005   ARTNEXUSArticle by Mariana David
2005   EXIBART onlineReview on Prometeogallery Exhibition 2005 (PERRA Action)
2005   FLASH ARTInterview with Ilaria Bombelli. 51 Venice Biennale
2005   IL MANIFESTO Article by Arianna di Genova on the 51 Venice Biennale
2005   ART IN AMERICAReview on the 51 Venice Biennial, Mention of Regina Galindo’s Lion Award
2005   LITERATURA GUATEMALTECA: El cuerpo políticamente incorrecto. Text by Rosina Cazali
2005   LITERATURA GUATEMALTECA: Texts by Moises Barrios &Thomas Micchelli
2005   KULT Magazine, Article by Lorenza Pignatti, December 2005
2005   ARTE Magazine, Article by Cristina Campanini
2005   WORK, Art in Progress, N.15 Article by Caroline Bourgeois
2005   Latin American Literature and Arts No.62: Profile of Regina Jose Galindo on the Phillips Art Expert homepage