Showcase & Discover Creative Work Sign Up For Free
Hiring Talent? Post a Job

Bēhance

JShare
Project Views
Appreciations
139
Followers
44
Following
29
My work is an exercise of a rethinking my own mixed-race identity, based on a dialogue between my memory and that of the others. Memory is not only remembering but also inventing. It is history, but also utopia. My works are meant as a critique of the stereotypes that have been largely characterizing the historica… Read More
My work is an exercise of a rethinking my own mixed-race identity, based on a dialogue between my memory and that of the others. Memory is not only remembering but also inventing. It is history, but also utopia. My works are meant as a critique of the stereotypes that have been largely characterizing the historical relationship between the old and the new world. Still nowadays the terror of the stranger, who comes to occupy a site and devour the local culture (not passively but with the premeditated intention of regurgitating it) remains as the main terror of the "first world".
This is an ethical proposal of the art object, combined with an extraordinary economy of language, which makes more effective the archaeological, documentary and political possibilities of art. Read Less
Born in Buenos Aires, Argentine. Live and work in Berlin, Germany

Studies
1979 – 1983 Architectur studies at the University of Buenos Aires, Argentine.
1983 – 1987 Art studies at the National School of Arts "Prilidiano Pueyrredón“, Buenos Aires.
1988 – 1990 Master studies in art at the University of Valencia, Sp… Read More
Born in Buenos Aires, Argentine. Live and work in Berlin, Germany

Studies
1979 – 1983 Architectur studies at the University of Buenos Aires, Argentine.
1983 – 1987 Art studies at the National School of Arts "Prilidiano Pueyrredón“, Buenos Aires.
1988 – 1990 Master studies in art at the University of Valencia, Spain.

Solo-exhibitions (selected)

1990 - Gallery Nave Diez, Valencia, Spain.
1991 - Gallery Ad Hoc (Katalog), Vigo, Spain.
1992 - Gallery Signe (catalog), Aachen, Germany.
1994 - Gallery Kreiter-Kuhnt, Mainz, Germany.
1995 - Rechtsanwaltskanzlei Friedhoff & Partner (Installation), Aachen, Germany.
1998 - „My last days among you“, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst (catalog), Aachen, Germany.
2001 - "Home sweet Home" BBQ Gallery, Berlin, Germany.
2002 - "La Ofrenda“, St. Peters Church, Aachen, Germany.
2009 - Südwind" Gallery, Berlin, Germany.

Groupe-exhibition (Selected)

1987 - Gallery Van Riel, Buenos Aires, Argentine.
- Federico Lanús Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentine.
1988 - Plural Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentine.
- National Founds of Arts, Buenos Aires, Argentine.
- Gallery Marienbad, Buenos Aires, Argentine.
1989 - Gallery Nave Diez, Valencia, Spain.
1991 - Caja de Ahorros de Valencia Art Prize (catalog), Valencia-Altea-Castellón-Albacete, Spain.
- Galery Weiße Stadt, Köln, Germany.
- Gallery Signe, Aachen, Germany.
1993 - Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen, Germany.
- „Strömenland“ Theater aan het Vrijthof, Maastricht, Holland.
1994 - St. Peters Church, Aachen, Germany.
- Art Frankfurt, Gallery Kreiter-Kuhnt, Frankfurt, Germany.
- Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst (Installation), Aachen, Germany.
- V. Bienal de la Habana (Installation/catalog), Centro Wifredo Lam, Havana, Cuba.
1995 - Transit 1, Kratzenfabrik Schwartz (Installation/catalog), Aachen, Germany.
- „Lebenlesen“, Openbare Bibliotheek, Heerlen, Holland.
- „River Art“, Festung Kalemegdan, Goethe Institut and Ludwig Forum (Installation/catalog), Belgrad (Yugoslavia).
1996 - „Mouvement-Inertie“, Les Brasseurs, Liege, Belgique.
- „De Tropische tuin van ir. Dinger“ (Installation/catalog), ABP, Heerlen, Holland.
- Gallery Signe, Heerlen, Holland.
- „Post Aktion“, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany.
- „Movimiento Inercia“, Reales Atarazanas (Installation/catalog), Valencia, Spain.
- „Lebensterbenleben“,St. Peters Church, Aachen, Germany.
1997 - „28 Freie Seiten“, G.A.M.E.S. of art (Installation), Mönchengladbach, Germany.
- „Transit 2“, Kratzenfabrik Schwartz (Installation/ catalog), Aachen, Germany.
- Kunstcentrum Sittard (Installation/catalog), Sittard, Holland.
- „Lebenlesen“, Käthe-Kollwitz-Museum, Köln, Germany.
1998 – „My last days among you“, Ludwig Forum für internationale Kunst (Installation/catalog), Aachen, Germany.
2001 – „Home Sweet Home“ Galerie BBQ, Berlin, Germany.
2003 – Gallery Babouniak, Gmund am Tegernsee, Germany.
2004 – „Der Golem“ Convent Steinfeld, Eifel, Germany. Read Less
Member Since: Jul 29, 2011