GABRIEL ACEVEDO VELARDE  l  Biography

 

1976               Born in Lima, Peru

                       Lives and works in Berlin

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

 

2014                Interruptions on decrees and stages. Mori Museum, Tokyo (Feb.)

2013                Ciudadano Paranormal. Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

2012                Visitas. Museo Experimental El Eco, Mexico City

                        Escorpião e/ou Fotocopias de 1999. Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo

2011                 Art pieces / Tonotono. Arratia Beer, Berlin

2010                Territorial (in collab. with Rafael Polar). Sound installation at Museu de Arte Moderna de Sao Paulo, Brazil

                        Cone Flow. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. FW, Texas, USA

2009               Runway Dance. Maribel Lopez Gallery. Berlin, Germany

                        Quorum Power. Museo Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico

2008               No matter what happens to you, we will keep growing. Y Gallery. Queens, New York, USA

                        Incorporación, desprendimiento. Galeria OMR, Mexico City, Mexico

                        Maratón. Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2006               Sinapsis insurrección. Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros, Mexico City, Mexico

                        Sinapsis 1. Galeria OMR, Mexico City, Mexico

                        Prehistoria. Animations and drawings. The Agency Contemporary, London, UK

                        Prehistoria, Escenario. Subzone2 Galerie Adler, Frankfurt, Germany

2005               Conmemoración. Museo Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico 

                        Simplesmente Elas Exalam. Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo (with Juan Pablo Macías), Sao Paulo, Brazil 

                        Prehistoria. ÍNDICE ESPACIO (one night/one work show), Mexico City, Mexico 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2013                Biopic. Maria Stenfords gallery. London.

                        Así van las cosas. Fischli & Weiss + Videos Malba. Malba, Buenos Aires.

2012                Pop Politics. Activismos a 33 Revoluciones, CA2M, Madrid (Nov.)

                        Remesas: flujos simbólicos/movilidades de capital, cur. by Rodrigo Quijano. Fundación Telefónica, Lima.

                        Positioning Osmotic Impulses, ex-prision Gefängis Karl-Marx-Strasse, Berlin.

                        Culturas en tránsito. Panorámica del videoarte en Perú, Centro Cultural de España, Santiago de Chile.

                        Berlin Status (1). Künstlerhaus Bethainen, Berlin.

                        Aire de Lyon. Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires.

2011                 Biennale de Lyon. Lyon.

                        Uro. IMO, Copenhagen.

                        Belvedere. Galeria Estrany - De la Mota, Barcelona.

                        Arte al paso. Colección contemporánea del Museo de Arte de Lima. Estaçao Pinacoteca de Sao Paulo.

2010                Audience as subject. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, USA

                        Like a river that stops being a river or like a tree that is burning in the horizon without knowing it is burning. Temporary Gallery,

                        Cologne, Germany

                        Cosmopolitan Routes: Houston collects Latin-American Art. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA

                        Bienal de Sao Paulo. Sao Paulo, Brazil

                        Bienal de las Américas. Denver, USA

                        Auto-Kino. (a project by Phil Collins). Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin

                        Polimorfos Perversos. Galeria Fernando Padilla, Madrid

                        When lives become form. (Olinda Celeste, in collab. with Lucia Koch). Yerba Buena Centre for the Arts, San Francisco, USA

                        The mole’s horizon. Bozar, Brussels, Belgium

2009               7aBienal do Mercosul (as part of Erick Beltrán curatorial project) Porto Alegre, Brazil

                        Restraint. Oboro and Maison de la culture Marie-Uguay, Montreal

                        Juntos acordaron adelantar el atardecer. Fundación Sa Nostra, Mallorca

                        Yo uso perfume para ocupar más espacio. Museo Carrillo Gil, Mexico City

                        Amplificadores - A Outra Vertigem. Museu Murillo La Greca, Recife, Brazil

2008               Fuck you human. Maribel Lopez Gallery. Berlin

                        Guangzhou Triennial. Guangdong Museum of Art. Guangzhou

                        Panorama da Arte Brasileira. Museu de Arte Moderna. Sao Paulo / Sala Alcala 31, Madrid.

                        Proyecto Cívico. CECUT. Tijuana

                        I/Legítimo. Paço das Artes, Sao Paulo

                        One of these things is not like the other things. Unosunove Arte Contemporanea. Roma

                        The Culture Clash. Working Rooms Project Space, London

                        E-Flux Video rental. Centro de arte Moderna José de Azeredo Perdigão - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon

                        Old News 4. Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis

                        Choose 1. Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin

                        Berlin Zoótropo. 7 proyectos de animación. Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City

                        Zeichen unterzeichnen. artTransponder, Berlin

2007               En perfecto desorden. Museo Nacional Reina Sofia, Madrid

                        STUK START. STUK Artcenter. Leuven, Belgium

                        Geopoliticas de la animacion. Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Sevilla

                        FACE UP. Galerie Adler, New York

                        The Most Curatorial Biennial of the Universe. Apexart, New York

                        Curacion Geometrica. The Reliance, London

                        Glorieta. Muestra de video sobre la ciudad. X-Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City

                        Borderling moving image 2007. Beijing Film academy. Beijing

                        e-flux video rentals. Carpenter Centre, Harvard University, Cambridge.

2006               Version animeé. Centre Pour L’image Contemporain, Geneve

                        Prevailing Climate. Screening program, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York

                        VideoZone 3. The Center for Contemporary Art. Tel Aviv

                        Media City Seoul 2006. The fourth Seoul International Media Arts Biennale. Seoul Museum of Arts. Seoul

                        Contemporary Video Art from Brazil. Galerie Adler, Frankfurt 

                        NTSC-MX-PAL conversiones de videos. El Instituto de México en España. PHOTOESPAÑA 2006, Madrid

                        d/Lux/MediaArts’ annual showcase of international video, mobile and web art. (VideoBrasil Festival Videos). The Studio, Sidney Opera House, Sidney

                        Eastern Alliance 3 Teledivision Show. Muzeul National de Arta Contemporana. Bucarest

                        Still Beauty. Center of Contemporary Art Zamek Ujadowsky. Warsaw

                        Tinta. Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo.

2005               Inscriptions murales. Piano Nobile. Geneve

                        Come Closer. Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin./ Isola Art Center, Milan / Piano Nobile, Geneve / Indice Espacio, Mexico City

                        Festival da Arte Electrónica VideoBrasil (15 Edition). SESC Pompeia, Sao Paulo

                        El sutil vértigo de la imagen. Fotografía y video-arte latinoamericanos. Galerías del Centro Cultural Parque de España. Rosario, Argentina

                        I am he as you are he and we are all together. Central de Arte, Guadalajara, Mexico Matemática Moderna

                        * (video Olinda Celeste, made in collaboration with Lucia Koch). Galeria Casa Triangulo, Sao Paulo.

                        Contiene Glutamato. Galería OMR, Mexico City

2004               Lactumen. Espacio e21, Cuernavaca, México 

                        Sábados 2004. Ficción en vivo. Parking Lot in Mexico City’s Centro Histórico

2003               Fraternidad Bondarchuk. Galería Art & Idea. Mexico City

                        Reversible, foro sobre arte en espacios públicos. Intervención en el periódico El Independiente. SAPS,

                        Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros. Mexico City

2001               Retrato. Galería Laalvaca. Puebla, Mexico Enviado del Profeta. Performance at Galería Laalvaca, Puebla,

                        Mexico

2000               Supermodernismo (improvisado). X-Teresa Arte Actual. Mexico City Re-Visiones. Galería La Esmeralda.

                        Centro Nacional de las Artes. Mexico City

1999                El Último Lustro - 36 artistas jóvenes del Perú. Centro Cultural Ricardo Palma. Lima Concurso Arte Joven,

                        Sala Luis Miró Quesada Garland. Lima Ésta sí es la última. Centro Cultural Ricardo Palma. Lima

 

Other Projects

                        Olinda Celeste, animation made in collaboration with Lucia Koch, exhibited in her solo show Matemática

                        Moderna in Galería Casa Triángulo, Sao Paulo (June 2005).

 

Presentations/Performances

 

2012               Cinema sincopado, ex-prision at Karl Marx Strasse, Berlin, as part of the “Osmotic impulses” exhibition.

2010               The lecture that turns into a party. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, USA (Dec. 7th)

2009               Hexagonal Hackers. Bielefelder Kunstverein

                        Quorum Power. Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid

                        Hexagonal Hackers. MACBA, Barcelona

                        Marathon-II. Fundación Sa Nostra, Mallorca

                        Quorum Power. Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City

2008               Quorum Power. Maribel Lopez Gallery, Berlin

                        Quorum Power.  Working Rooms. London

                        Marathon-II. Y Gallery. Queens NY

                        Marathon-I. Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo

 

Prizes/Grants

 

2007               Grant by Fundacion Jumex for video project “Cancion de Cuna”, finally intitled “Incorporación,

                        desprendimiento”.

2006               Grant by Re:New Media, a division of The Rockefeller Foundation, for project “Marathon”.

2005               First Prize, Experimental Shortfilm category, Bienal de Cortometraje Cuadro 2005. Mexico City

                        Honorific mention, 15th Festival de Arte Electronica VideoBrasil. Sao Paulo

1999                Concurso Arte Joven. Municipalidad de Miraflores, Lima, Perú. First Prize with I.R., specific site project for public space in Lima, Peru.

 

Publications

 

                        Quorum Power. Exhibition catalogue. Museo Carrillo Gil, Mexico, 2009

                        Mexico City Memorias 2003. SAPS. Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros, Mexico City GPB04.

 

Education

 

2002-2004    Film production house La Alcachofa Films. Mexico City.

2000-2003    Licenciatura en Artes Plásticas (BA Fine Arts), Universidad de las Américas Puebla. Mexico

1998                Instituto Gaudí, Photography Department. Lima, Perú

1995-1997       Facultad de Artes (Fine Arts Department), Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú. Lima, Perú

1993-1994       Facultad de Letras (Humanities Studies Department), Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.