Nicolás Paris






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Born in 1977, Bogota, Colombia.
Lives and work in Bogota, Colombia.

Education

     

    Prêmios e Bolsas:

    2013

  • Artist in residency – KADIST Paris, France
  • 2013-2012

  • Residency “Museum as Hub” / The Ungovernables – New Museum Triennial, Nova York, USA
  • 2012

  • Artist in residency – FAAP / 30th Sao Paulo Biennial, Brazil
  • 2009

  • Residency “Artistas en Disponibilidad” – 7th Mercosur Biennial, Porto Alegre, Brazil
  • 2008-2007

  • Grant: MUSAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
  • 2007-2006-2005
  • Fund for Ambiental Action and Childhood – selected project, Asociación Macarena, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2006

  • Art Salon BBVA, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2006-2005-2004
  • Apoyos Concertados – selected project, Instituto Distrital Cultura y Turismo, Bogota, Colombia

Awards

    2019

  • CIFO Grants & Commissions Program Award

Scholarships

    2013-2012

  • Residency “Museum as Hub” / The Ungovernables – New Museum Triennial, Nova York, USA
  • 2012

  • Artist in residency – FAAP / 30th Sao Paulo Biennial, Brazil
  • 2009

  • Residency “Artistas en Disponibilidad” – 7th Mercosur Biennial, Porto Alegre, Brazil
  • 2008-2007

  • Grant: MUSAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
  • 2007-2006-2005
  • Fund for Ambiental Action and Childhood – selected project, Asociación Macarena, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2006

  • Art Salon BBVA, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2006-2005-2004
  • Apoyos Concertados – selected project, Instituto Distrital Cultura y Turismo, Bogota, Colombia

Residencies

    2019

  • Govett-Brewster Art Gallery Residency, New Plymouth, Aotearoa, Nova Zealand
  • 2013

  • Artist in residency – KADIST Paris, France
  • 2013-2012

  • Residency “Museum as Hub” / The Ungovernables – New Museum Triennial, Nova York, USA
  • 2012

  • Artist in residency – FAAP / 30th Sao Paulo Biennial, Brazil
  • 2009

  • Residency “Artistas en Disponibilidad” – 7th Mercosur Biennial, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Individual Exhibitions

    2019

  • ko ngā herenga kei waenga i a tātou, lo que nos une, what connects us, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery / New Plymouth, Aotearoa, New Zealand
  • 2018

  • ejercicios por demostración (una sustancia intermedia) la geometría del polvo, Ladera Oeste, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • entre mañana y ayer o los caminos del desvio, Galeria Luisa Strina, São Paulo, Brazil
  • 2017

  • ejercicios para sembrar relámpagos, Caixa Forum, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2016

  • Petricor, NC-Arte, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2015

  • Quatro variações à volta do nada ou falar do que não tem nome, Museu Berardo, Lisboa, Portugal
  • Micro-eventos o la posibilidad de equivocarnos, Fórum Eugénio de Almeida, Évora, Portugal
  • 2013

  • Room for us, Kadist Art Foundation. Paris, France
  • 2012

  • Resistance Exercises, MUAC Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Unlearn, Galeria Luisa Strina, São Paulo, Brazil
  • 2010

  • Interaction Method * Random Order, LABOR, Mexico City, Mexico
  • 2009

  • Classroom, MAMM Museo de Arte Moderno, Medellin, Colombia
  • 2008

  • As simple as a line or a circle (with Ignacio Uriarte), MUSAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
  • Twofold, El Tintal Manuel Zapata Olivella (public library), Bogota, Colombia
  • Twofold, Galería Valenzuela Klenner, Bogota, Colombia

Collective Exhibitions

    2019

  • Constelaciones – Una coreografía de gestos mínimos, Museo Colección Bernardo, Lisboa, Portugal
  • 2018

  • Courage! Near Infra Red, Rinomina, Paris, France
  • An Unstoppable Force, CoBRA Museum Cobra Museum of Modern Art, Amstelveen, The Netherlands
  • The House of Oscar Wilde (as imagined by Arthur Cravan), Trinity Oscar Wilde Centre for Irish Writing, Dublin, Ireland
  • Postdata / Correspondencias de artista en la escuela – Educación primaria, MACBA Museu d’Art Contemporani, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2017

  • Libretas de dibujos: reencuentros de memoria gráfica, Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango, Bogota, Colombia
  • Ser Humano Ser Urbano – public space project, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Boa sorte com os vossos esforços naturais, combinados, atrativos e verdadeiros em duas exposições, Fórum Eugénio de Almeida, Évora, Portugal
  • 2016

  • El curso natural de las cosas, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain
  • De lo espiritual en el arte, MAMM Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín, Colombia
  • Everything You Are I Am Not, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, USA
  • 2015

  • United States of Latin America, MOCAD Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, USA
  • Bonne chance pour vos tentatives naturelles, combinées, atractives et véridiques en deux expositions, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, Switzerland
  • LARA – Latin American Roaming Art, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City
  • XII Bienal de La Habana, Havana, Cuba
  • Drawing Biennial, Drawing Room, London, England
  • 2014

  • Ernesto, CEAAC Centre Européen d’Actions Artistiques Contemporaines, Strasbourg, France
  • An infinite conversation, Museu Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal
  • The peacock, Grazer Kunstverein. Graz, Austria
  • Autodestrucción4: Demolición (invited by Abraham Cruzvillegas), Thomas Dane Gallery, London, England
  • A pause for reflexion, MUSAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
  • 2013

  • Saber desconocer, 43 Salón (inter) Nacional de Artistas, Medellin, Colombia
  • Do it (travel exhibition), Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, England
  • A Possibility of Escape. Storming the Reality Studio and Retaking the Universe, EACC Espai d’art contemporani, Castelló, Spain
  • Do it (outside), Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, USA
  • New links, Hacienda la Trinidad, Caracas, Venezuela
  • Untapped Capital, New Museum, New York, USA
  • Don’t blame anyone, CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, USA
  • When attitudes became form become attitudes (travel exhibition), MCA Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit, USA
  • 2012

  • 9th Shanghai Biennale, China
  • When attitudes became form become attitudes (travel exhibition), CCA Wattis Institute, San Francisco, USA
  • The imminence of the Poetics / 30th Sao Paulo Biennial, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Industrial Park, Galeria Luisa Strina, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Parapatetic School (travel exhibition), Museo Banco de la República, Bogota, Colombia
  • The Ungovernables, New Museum Triennial, New York, USA
  • MUMO Mobile Museum (mobile exhibition for children supported by UNESCO), travelled throughout France and Africa
  • 2011

  • The air we breathe, SFMOMA San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA
  • Modify, as needed, MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, USA
  • Parapatetic School, Drawing Room, London, England
  • Parapatetic School, MIMA Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Middlesbrougt, England
  • A terrible beauty is born – 11th Lyon Biennial, France
  • Illuminations – 54th Venice Biennial, Italy
  • Maraloto, Museo Banco de la República, Bogota, Colombia
  • Além da biblioteca, Museu Lasar Segall, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Fat chance to dream, Galería MaisterraValbuena, Madrid, Spain
  • An other place, Lelong Gallery, New York, USA
  • Des(enho), Galeria Casas Riegner, Bogota, Colombia
  • You us, CCE/G Centro Cultural de España, Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • The draughtsman’s contract, Carlos Garaicoa Open Studio 5.0. Madrid, Spain
  • 2010

  • Vanishing points, possible architectures, Ibero-american Biennial of Architecture, Medellin, Colombia
  • Model Kits, MUSAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
  • Panamericana, kurimanzutto, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Tentative d’expansion d’un lie parisien, Mor Charpentier, Paris, France
  • Meeting areas, Galería Ignacio Liprandi, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 2009

  • Grito e Escuta – 7th Mercosur Biennial, Porto Alegre, Brazil
  • House of Appointments, Museo de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
  • Asymmetries and convergences, Galeria Vermelho, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Vamos, Galería Nueveochenta, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2008

  • Urgent Cali: 41 Salón Nacional de Artistas, Cali, Colombia
  • One plus one, crowd, Domestico, Madrid, Spain
  • Bis_08, Ibero-american Biennial of Design, Madrid, Spain
  • Edges and Ends, Casa del Encuentro, Museo de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
  • Imagin+a, MAMM Museu de Arte Moderno, Medellin, Colombia
  • 2007

  • One collection, Centro Colombo Americano, Bogota, Colombia
  • Recycle, Projects VK, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2006

  • Topology: Field in Transit, Salon de Arte BBVA / Museum Casa de la Moneda, Bogota, Colombia
  • Kromatica, Galería Laduarte, Bogota, Colombia
  • Procesos de Intercambio y conversión, Project Room ASAB / Academy of Fine Arts, Bogota, Colombia
  • N.N., Galería El Garaje, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2005

  • Invisibility, Galería Good Man Duarte, Bogota, Colombia
  • Mini, Galería El Garaje, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2002

  • Ideographic, Universidad Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia

Public Collections

     

  • Banco de la Republica Collection, Bogota, Colombia
  • Jumex Collection, Mexico
  • La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain
  • MAMM Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín, Colombia
  • MoMA Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
  • MUSAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Spain
  • Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza (TBA21), Vienna, Austria
  • NC-Arte, Bogotá, Colombia
  • Tate Collection, England

Bibliography

    2016

  • Four variations on nothing or talking about that which has no name, Berardo Museum, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Petricor, Autodiccionary (Autodiccionario), NC-Arte, Bogota, Colombia
  • Petricor, Exercises Archive (Archivo Ejercicios), NC-Arte, Bogota, Colombia
  • 2014

  • A Room for us, Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, France
  • 2013

  • Study for Pedagogical Material (Estudio para Material Pedagógico), 43 Salón Nacional de Artistas, Medellin, Colombia
  • 2011

  • Twofold (Doblefaz), La Silueta Editions. First edition 2008 / Second edition 2011

2018

  • entre mañana y ayer o los caminos del desvío

2012

  • An Inquiry – Modes of Encounter. Institucional, December 14 2019 — February 16 2020 Guangzhou, CN
  • An Emphasis on Resistance: 2019 CIFO Grants & Commissions Program Exhibition. Institucional, October 30 2019 — February 02 2020 New York, US
  • Postdata. Correspondencias de artista en la escuela.. Notícia, October 07 2019 — June 28 2020 Barcelona, ES
  • A moment for the unexpected. May 18 — July 21 2019 Aotearoa, NZ
  • Constelaciones – Una coreografía de gestos mínimos. Notícia, April 10 — September 22 2019 Lisbon, PT
  • ko ngā herenga kei waenga i a tātou, lo que nos une, what connects us. April 06 — July 21 2019 New Plymouth, Aotearoa, NZ
  • POSTDATA. Correspondencias de artista con la escuela. March 01 — May 31 2019 Barcelona, ES
  • Courage! Near Infra Red. Thursday December 06 2018 Paris, FR
  • An Unstoppable Force. October 06 2018 — February 17 2019 Amstelveen, NL
  • ejercicios por demostración (una sustancia intermedia) la geometría del polvo. September 13 — November 10 2018 Guadalajara, MX
  • The House of Oscar Wilde (as imagined by Arthur Cravan). Thursday August 30 2018 Dublin, IE
  • Postdata. Correspondencias de artista en la escuela. Educación primaria. March 26 — July 22 2018 Barcelona, ES
  • Libretas de dibujos – reencuentros de memoria grafica. October 19 2017 — June 18 2018 Bogota, CO
  • Ser Humano Ser Urbano. July 09 — September 24 2017 Mexico City, MX
  • BOA SORTE com os vossos esforços naturais, combinados, atrativos e verdadeiros em duas exposições. May 06 — October 01 2017 Évora, PT
  • The Valise. Tuesday April 18 2017 New York, US
  • Ejercicios para sembrar relámpagos. February 09 — May 01 2017 Barcelona, ES
  • La Situación 2016. October 19 — 21 2016 Cuenca, ES
  • Ejercicios para sembrar relámpagos. October 14 — 15 2016 Madrid, ES
  • El curso natural de las cosas. October 13 2016 — January 08 2017 Madrid, ES
  • De lo espiritual en el arte. July 14 — September 11 2016 Medellin, CO
  • Everything you are I am not. May 01 — August 12 2016 Jersey City, US
  • Petricor. February 20 — April 16 2016 Bogota, CO
  • Quatro variações à volta do nada ou falar do que não tem nome. November 18 2015 — March 06 2016 Lisboa, PT
  • United States of Latin America. September 18 2015 — January 03 2016 Detroit, US
  • Bonne Chance pour vous tentatives naturelles, combinées, attractives et véridiques en deux expositions. June 18 — September 20 2015 Altkirch, CH
  • LARA – Latin American Roaming Art. May 30 — October 04 2015 Mexico City, MX
  • XII Bienal de Havana. May 22 — June 22 2015 Havana, CU
  • Micro-eventos o la posibilidad de equivocarnos. April 18 2015 — April 18 2016 Évora, PT
  • Drawing Biennial 2015. March 05 — April 30 2015 London, GB
  • The Peacock. December 06 2014 — February 15 2015 Graz, AT
  • Ernesto. November 29 2014 — February 15 2015 Strasbourg, FR
  • Do it. Notícia, September 04 — 13 2014 Cape Town, ZA
  • Laboratorio Cano: Estado de Ruina 2015. September 01 2014 — August 30 2015 Bogota, CO
  • New additions. Notícia, June 06 — August 03 2014 Graz, AT
  • soft [cover] revolution. April 26 — May 26 2014 Madrid, ES
  • Una Pausa Para Reflexionar. January 18 — June 08 2014 León, ES
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