Nicolás Paris






Whale (Conversations at the speed of light)
ORDEN ALEATORIO (ÁTOMO)
Mappa mundi
Petricor (detalhe)
Petricor (detalhe)
Petricor
Controle de Massas
Salón de clase para pensar con el cuerpo (pensando en Merce Cunninghan)
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Salón de clases para el error
Salón de clase para leer entre líneas
Salón de clase para la dislexia o para el pensamiento tipológico
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Salón de clase para desaprender
Puntos de encuentro o En busca de la línea de Euler / Meeting points or In search of the Euler line
Radical learning
Waiting exercises or exercises for the next month
Hurry Slowly, 2007/2011
Hurry Slowly (detalhe)
Utopia in Waiting or Diagrams of a Contracting Territory
Classroom: Partial exercises
Estructuras que ceden / estructuras en contracción
Estructuras que ceden / estructuras en contracción (detalhe)
Folding Architecture
Differentiate what is not different / Identify what is not identical

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

Education

     

    Grants:

  • Artist in residency Fall 2013 – KADIST Paris. Paris, France.
  • Artist in residency 2012 – FAAP/30th Sao Paulo Biennale. Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • Museum as Hub residency 2012-2013 – THE UNGOVERNABLES. New Museum Triennial. New York, USA.
  • Residency program “Artistas en Disponibilidad” 2009– 7ª Biennial of MERCOSUR. Porto Alegre, Brazil.
  • MUSAC Grants 2007/2008 – Museum of Contemporary Art of Castilla and Leon. Leon, Spain.
  • BBVA Art Salon 2006 – Acquisition, BBVA Colombia Collection. Bogota, Colombia.
  • Fondo para la Acción Ambiental y la Niñez 2005- 2007– Selected Project, Asociación Macarena. La Macarena-Bogota, Colombia.
  • Apoyos Concertados. Instituto Distrital Cultura y Turismo de Bogota 2004/2005/2006 – Selected Project, PRANA. Bogota, Colombia.

Individual Exhibitions

    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. Contemporary Art University Museum MUAC. Mexico D.F, Mexico.
  • UNLEARN. Luisa Strina Gallery. Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • 2010

  • INTERACTION METHOD * RANDOM ORDER. LABOR. Mexico D.F, Mexico.
  • 2009

  • CLASSROOM. Museum of Modern Art of Medellin MAMM. Medellin, Colombia. (On going).
  • RESISTANCE EXERCISES. Zona Maco Sur. Mexico D.F, Mexico.
  • 2008

  • AS SIMPLE AS A LINE OR A CIRCLE (with Ignacio Uriarte). LABORATORY 987. MUSAC. Leon, Spain.
  • TWOFOLD. Public Library ¨El Tintal¨ Manuel Zapata Olivella. Bogota, Colombia.
  • TWOFOLD. Valenzuela Klenner Gallery. Bogota, Colombia.

Collective Exhibitions

    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. Centre Européen d'Actions Artistiques Contemporaines (Ceaac). Strasbourg, France.
  • AN INFINITE CONVERSATION. The Berardo Collection Museum. Lisbon, Portugal.
  • THE PEACOCK. Grazer Kunstverein. Graz, Austria.
  • AUTODESTRUCCION4: DEMOLICIÓN (invited by Abraham Cruzvillegas). Thomas Dane Gallery. London, England.
  • A PAUSE FOR REFLEXION. MUSAC. Leon, Spain.
  • 2013

  • SABER DESCONOCER.43 Salón (inter) Nacional de Artistas. Medellin, Colombia.
  • DO IT {travel exhibition}. Manchester International Festival at Manchester Art Gallery. Manchester, England.
  • APOSSIBILITY OF ESCAPE STORMING THE REALITY STUDIO AND RETAKING THE UNIVERSE. EACC. Castello, Spain.
  • DO IT (outside). Socrates Sculpture Park. New York, USA.
  • NEW LINKS. Hacienda la Trinidad Parque Cultural. Caracas, Venezuela.
  • UNTAPPED CAPITAL, IDEAS CITY Festival. New Museum. New York, USA.
  • DON’T BLAME ANYONE. CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art. Annandale-on-Hudson/NY, USA.
  • WHEN ATTITUDES BECAME FORM BECOME ATTITUDES {travel exhibition}. Museum of Contemporary Art. Detroit, USA.
  • 2012

  • INTER-CITY PAVILLIONS (BOGOTA). 9th Shanghai Biennale. Shanghai, China.
  • WHEN ATTITUDES BECAME FORM BECOME ATTITUDES. CCA Wattis Institute. San Francisco, USA.
  • THE IMMINENCE OF THE POETICS. 30th Sao Paulo Biennale. Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • INDUSTRIAL PARK. Luisa Strina Gallery. Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • PARAPATETIC SCHOOL {travel exhibition}. Museum Banco de la República. Bogota, Colombia.
  • THE UNGOVERNABLES. New Museum Triennial. New York, USA.
  • MUMO Mobile Museum. Mobile exhibition for children supported by UNESCO. Travels throughout France and Africa.
  • 2011

  • THE AIR WE BREATHE. SFMOMA. San Francisco, USA.
  • MODIFY, AS NEEDED. MOCA North Miami. Miami, USA.
  • PARAPATETIC SCHOOL Drawing room. London, England. Travel to MIMA. Middlesbrougt, England.
  • A TERRIBLE BEAUTY IS BORN. 11th Biennale de Lyon. Lyon, France.
  • ILLUMInations. International exhibition 54th Venice Biennale. Venice, Italy.
  • MARALOTO. Museum Banco de la República. Bogota, Colombia.
  • ALÉM DA BIBLIOTECA. Museum Lasar Segall. Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • FAT CHANCE TO DREAM. MaisterraValbuena Gallery. Madrid, Spain.
  • AN OTHER PLACE. Lelong Gallery. New York, USA.
  • DES(ENHO). Casas Reigner Gallery. Bogota, Colombia.
  • YOU US. CCE/G. 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. Leon, Spain.
  • PANAMERICANA. kurimanzutto. Mexico D.F, Mexico.
  • TENTATIVE D´EXPANSION D´UN LIE PARISIEN. Mor Charpentier Gallery. Paris, France.
  • MEETING AREAS. Ignacio Liprandi Gallery. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  • 2009

  • GRITO E ESCUTA: 7th BIENNIAL OF MERCOSUR. Porto Alegre, Brazil.
  • HOUSE OF APPOINTMENTS. Museum of Antioquia. Medellin, Colombia.
  • ASYMMETRIES AND CONVERGENCES. Vermelho Gallery. Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • VAMOS. Nueveochenta Gallery. 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, Museum of Antioquia. Medellin, Colombia.
  • ARTIST BOOK. International Book Fair. Bogota, Colombia.
  • IMAGIN+A. Museum of Modern Art of Medellin MAMM. Medellin, Colombia.
  • 2007

  • ONE COLLECTION. Centro Colombo Americano. Bogota, Colombia.
  • RECYCLE. Projects VK. Bogota, Colombia.
  • COLLECTIVE. Valenzuela Klenner Gallery. Bogota, Colombia.
  • 2006

  • TOPOLOGY: FIELD IN TRANSIT. Salon de Arte BBVA. Museum Casa de Moneda. Bogota, Colombia.
  • KROMATICA. Laduarte Gallery. Bogota, Colombia.
  • PROCESOS DE INTERCAMBIO Y CONVERSIÓN. Project Room ASAB, Academy of Fine Arts. Bogota, Colombia.
  • N.N. El Garaje Gallery, Bogota, Colombia.
  • 2005

  • INVISIBILITY. Good man Duarte Gallery. Bogota, Colombia.
  • MINI. El Garaje Gallery. Bogota, Colombia.
  • 2002

  • IDEOGRAPHIC. Project Room, Los Andes University. Bogota, Colombia.

Public Collections

     

    JUMEX Collection. Mexico City, (MX).

    MUSAC. Leon, (SP).

    MAMM. Medellin, (COL).

    BBVA Collection. Bogota, (COL).

    Tate Modern, London, (U.K.).

    MoMA – Museum of Modern Art, New York, (US).

Bibliography

    2016

  • Four variations on nothing or talking about that which has no name (Quatro variações de nada ou falar do que não tem nome), Museu Coleção Berardo, Lisboa, 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.

2012

  • Quatro variações à volta de nada ou falar do que não existe
  • 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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