Nicolás Paris






Cinco lecciones sobre topologia
Puntos de encuentro o En busca de la línea de Euler / Meeting points or In search of the Euler line
Ambos lados de la línea [Both sides of the line]
Radical learning
Waiting exercises or exercises for the next month
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
Estructuras que ceden / estructuras en contracción, oxímorom
Estructuras que ceden / estructuras en contracción
Estructuras que ceden / estructuras en contracción
Estructuras que ceden / estructuras en contracción (detalhe)
Estructuras queceden / estructuras en contracción
Estructuras queceden / estructuras en contracción,
Estructuras queceden / estructuras en contracción
Estructuras queceden / estructuras en contracción, (detalhe)
Interaction Method * Random Order (Dice)
Interaction Method * Random Order
Folding Architecture
Live in a Rectangle
Differentiate what is not different / Identify what is not identical

Born in 1977, Bogota D.C., 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

    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

     

    TWOFOLD (DOBLEFAZ). La Silueta editions. First edition 2008 / Second edition 2011.

2012

  • 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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