JUAN GUGGER

juangugger@icloud.com

Born in Dean Funes, Córdoba, Argentina.
Lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Education

2016 Artists Program, Torcuato Di Tella University, Art Department, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2012 Artists Program, Centro de Investigaciones Artísticas (Center for Artistic Investigations), START Foundation, Latin American Council of Social Sciences, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2005-2010 National University of Córdoba, Arts Faculty, Visual Arts Department.

Selected solo and two-person exhibitions

2018 Space in Progress, Paris, France.
2017 Humidité, CheLA, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2017 Satélites de satélites, Panal 361, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2016 Ver esa oscuridad (See that darkness), El Gran Vidrio Ecke Gallery, Córdoba, Argentina.
2014 La Actualidad es la Pausa Intercrónica en la que Nada Sucede (Actuality is the Interchronic Pause When Nothing is Happening), at Historic Old Town of Córdoba, Argentina
2013 Disco (Disc), at Contemporary Art Space, Montevideo, Uruguay.
2011 Sistemas, Pinturas y Procesos (Sistems, Paintings and Processes), at CePIA (Center of Investigation and Development in Arts) Córdoba, Argentina.
2011 How to Explain The“Managed World” to a Live Rabbit , at Galerías Efímeras, Córdoba, Argentina.

Selected group exhibitions

2017 Esto es temporal (This is temporary), La casita, Bogotá, Colombia.
2017 Open studios, Flora ars+natura, Bogotá, Colombia.
2016-2017 National Salon of Rosario, Santa Fé, Argentina.
2016 La cosa soy yo (The Thing is Me), Torcuato Di Tella University, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2016 Casa Tomada (House Taken Over), Bicentenary National House, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2016 Open Studio #11, BSM Art Building, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2015 IV Biennale of Art in Buenos Aires, CheLA, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2015 Modelos de Intercambio Temporarios (Temporary Exchange Models), Museo de la memoria Haroldo Conti, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2015 En el calor de la frontera (In the heat of the border), at MuMu Museum, Córdoba Argentina
2014 Linde, cidade especular (Edge, Specular City) Museu de Arte Contemporânea do RS – MACRS, Porto Alegre, Brasil.
2014 Colección (Collection), Un Muro Arte Contemporáneo, La Rioja, Argentina.
2014 Muva, Monserrat Castle, Unquillo, Córdoba (Curated by Romina Castiñeira).
2013 Espacios Parasitados (Parasitized spaces), Fine Arts Pavilion – UCA, Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Curated by Rodrigo Alonso)
2012-2013 Proyecto A Prize, at ProyectoA Gallery. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2012 Final, at Habla Contemporáneo Gallery. Córdoba, Argentina.
2012 Consideraciones Móviles D, at Genaro Perez Fine Arts Museum, Córdoba, Argentina.
2012 SCDFIII Rojas Fest Video Festival, at Ricardo Rojas Cultural Center. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2012 Progetto Umiditá 4.0 | Autenticity and Actuality of Art | Rotondus - 3 Rounded Acumulations | BANQUETE About Actuality and Autenticity of the Artworks According the Aesthetic Theory (T.W. Adorno) at CePIA (Center of Investigation and Development In Arts), Córdoba, Argentina.
2012 Google & Mozilla 1.0 - La Multisectorial Invisible, Petrobras Art Prize, ArteBA. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2011-2012 Proyecto A Prize, in ProyectoA gallery. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2011 Aplastar la utilidad (Crushing the Usefulness), in National Founding for Arts. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2011 FIVA International Video-art Festival, INCAA Space, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2010-2011 Sinestesia, un cruce entre la materia y los sentidos (Synesthesia, a cross between matter and senses), at Itau Cultural Space. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2010 Proyecto Delivery (Delivery Project), at National Founding for Arts. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2010 Progetto Umiditá 3.0 / Le Figure e le Icone + Inventario / Reactivation Laboratory, at CePIA. Córdoba, Argentina.
2010 Co-existence Project Córdoba-Miami, in Americans Art Gallery. Miami, Florida, US
2009 Simbiosis Semántica (Semantic Symbiosis), at Emilo Caraffa Museum. Córdoba, Argentina.
2009 Cruzando fronteiras, at Museu do retrato. Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil.
2008 Chateau des Reaux, at Chateau des Reaux. Sur de Loire, France.
2008 Popular art congress, at Yellow Pavilion, in Feriar. Córdoba, Argentina.

Residencies

2017 FLORA school residency, Bogotá, Colombia
2016 TAMACO residency, CheLA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2016 Fundación Tres Pinos, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2015 AIR Cuatro cuartos, Rosario, Santa Fé, Argentina.
2014 AIR La sala que habito, Córdoba, Argentina
2013 International residence Sala taller III .EAC, Montevideo, Uruguay.
2012 International residence ResidenCIA. Centro de Investigaciones Artísticas, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Colaborative works

2013 Exodo (with Tulio Pinto, Brasil) EAC, Montevideo.
2013 Labour-Ballmaker (with Praneet Soi, Amsterdam), National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi.
2010 Voto por demolición (with Gustavo Artigas, Mexico), Centro Cultural España, Argentina.
2010 Ouvido de corpo, ouvido de grupo (with Ricardo Basbaum, Brazil), CePIA, Córdoba, Argentina.
2010 Azules líneas rojas (with Lucas DiPascuale, Argentina), Paseo del Buen Pastor, Córdoba, Argentina.

Grants & fellowships

2017 Kenneth Kemble Grand Prize, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2017 Erica Roberts Collection Fellowship for Artists, for Flora School Art Program, Bogotá, Colombia.
2017 Education Fellowship, Fondo Nacional de las Artes (National Arts Fund).
2016 Coleccionismo Federal Fellowship for Artists, for Artists Program, Torcuato Di Tella University, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2015 Project Award, Bienale of Art in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires City Government.
2014 Fellowship of Inter-university National Council, Beca Estímulo a Jóvenes Vocaciones Científicas, National University of Córdoba.
2014 Oxenford Collection Fellowship for Artists, for development of an investigation at Getty Research Institute (Los Ángeles, U.S.A.)
2013 Financing of Ministry of Education and Culture (UY) for the AIR Sala_tallerIII, Montevideo .
2012 Education Grant, Center of Artistic Investigations, Fundacion Start.
2011 Roberto Jacoby forum. Center of Artistic Investigations, Fundacion Start.
2011 CCEC, Córdoba, Argentina.
2009 Itau Cultural, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Selected press/reviews

2015 Esto no es una Escultura (This is not a sculpture), by Verónica Molas, Suplemento VOS (newspaper).
2015 Arte. El Semillero (Art. The seedbed), by Celina Chatruc, La Nación (newspaper).
2014 Colección en Un Muro (Collection at Un Muro), by Oscar Rojas, El Independiente (newspaper)
2014 Castillo Encantado (Enchanted castle), by Verónica Molas, Suplemento VOS (newspaper)
2013 El Espacio Cuestionado (The space into question) by Laura Casanovas, Revista Ñ (magazine).
2013 Espacios Parasitados (Parasitized spaces), by María Paula Zacharías, La Nación (magazine).
2013 La Sensibilidad Diversificada (Diversified sensitivity), by Albino Diequez Videla, La Prensa (newspaper).
2013 Cuando el Arte es Parasitario (When Art is Parasitic), by Fabián Legenblik, Página 12 (newspaper).
2013 El Arte en una Simbiosis Perdurable (Art in a Lasting Symbiosis) by Laura Isola, Diario Perfil (newspaper).
2013 Sin domicilo fijo (No Fixed Abode), by Verónica Molas, Suplemento VOS (newspaper).
2012 Formas de la crítica de arte en Córdoba (Forms of Art Criticism in Cordoba), by Eva Finquelstein, Radio13.
2011 Entrevistas a artistas: Juan Gugger, (Artists Interviews: Juan Gugger) by Eva Finquelstein, Radio13.
2009 Operativo comando en el museo, (Commando Operation in the Museum) by Demian Orosz, suplemento Cultura, La Voz del Interior (newspaper).
2009 Apropiación del espacio: “Simbiosis Semántica” (Space Appropriation: “Semantic Symbiosis”), by Pamela Antón, Apartado de Cultura, Cba Noticias (newspaper).

Publications (selection)

2015 Montaje Ejemplar: Obra de Juan Gugger (Exemplary Montage: the work of Juan Gugger), in Montajes, Arte, Filosofía y Psicoanálisis en la Encrucijada (Montages, Art, Philosophy and Psychoanalysis at the Crossroads) Fernando Fraenza, Luis García y Pablo Moyano (Ed.) ISBN: 978-987-591-639-5
2011 Sobre un Hecho Artístico/Social: Apuntes Respecto de una Tensión (About an Artistic/Social Fact: Notes Respect to a Tension), in Pintura y Aledaños, Hacia una Crítica de la Institución Arte (Painting and Environs, Towards a Critique of the Institution of Art) Manuel Molina et alt. ISBN: 978-987-591-272-4
2011 Hasta la Victoria… Donda! (Until the Victory… Donda!) Juan Gugger. Sauna (art magazine)
2009 El lugar de la idealidad e idoneidad de la obra y del comentario de arte contemporáneo (The Place of the Ideal and Suitability of the Work and Commentary on Contemporary Art) Juan Gugger. Comunidadoffline (peer-reviewed academic journal)