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LOURDES ARCHUNDIA
Born in Mexico City, Mexico. Lives and works in Geneva, Switzerland

                              

EDUCATION

 

Master of Fine Arts – Painting

National Autonomous University of Mexico          Mexico

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts   

National Autonomous University of Mexico          Mexico

                 

 

AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS

2016

UNESCO Art Residency. Ordino, Andorra (selected)

JOAP 2016. London, UK (selected)

2015

16th INTERBIFEP, International Gallery of Portrait, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

2014

Imagining Equality, IMOW / Global Fund for Women, San Francisco, CA, USA (selected)

Contemporary Art at HSG Tell,  University of St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland (finalist)

Bienal Nómada, Veracruz, Mexico (selected)

2012-2013

LIC, London, UK (finalist)

5th Biennial Miradas, CECUT, Tijuana, B.C., Mexico (selected)

3rd National Painting Biennial "Pedro Coronel", Museo Pedro Coronel, Zacatecas, Mexico (selected)

2011

V Yucatán National Visual Arts Biennial, ICY, Yucatán, Mexico (selected)

2010         

4th Biennial Miradas 2010. CECUT, B.C., Mexico (selected)

2nd Gómez Palacio National Painting Biennial. Durango, Mexico (selected)

2006-2008 

UNAM Graduate Outstanding Research Fellowship, Mexico

2008         

 National Prize in Painting “José A. Monroy”, Guadalajara, Jal. Mexico (selected)

1st Gómez Palacio National Biennial in Painting. Contemporary Art Museum, Durango, Mexico (selected)

2006          

National Prize in Painting “José A. Monroy”, Honorable Mention, Mexico

Imagining Ourselves. IMOW, San Francisco, CA, USA (selected)

2002           

XXII Encuentro Nacional de Arte Joven, Mexico (selected)

1997-1999 

Telmex Foundation Outstanding Student Fellowship, Mexico  

1995-1997  

UNAM Foundation Outstanding Student Fellowship, Mexico

   

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016
NPLH. Espacio Cienfuegos, Malaga, Spain

2010   

Profile Picture. Est, Switzerland

2008    

Me and the Other.  Detroit Hispanic Center for the Arts, Detroit, MI, USA

2005                                                                           

The aleph and other places.  Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, MI, USA  

2003-2004

  … (Petit Format)  Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico  

2003                                                                           

Desde este lado de la i-realidad.  José M. Velasco Gallery, INBA.  Mexico

 Contra la violencia: homenaje.  Delegación Iztacalco, Mexico City, Mexico

2001

Jugando con los zapatos.  CU, Mexico City, Mexico

2000

Prohibido el paso. Telmex  Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico

1998

Luz y arte contemporáneo.  Museo de la Luz, Mexico City, Mexico

Post-mortem.  Museo de la Luz, Mexico City, Mexico
                                
 
 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

Connections, Europe House, Zagreb, Croatia

Hegira and Other Passages, Gradska Galerija, Bihac, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Liminal Space, DMZ Museum, Gangwon, South Korea

Art Camp 2016, La Llacuna, Andorra La Vella, Andorra

Women Artists. Creative Energy for Peace, UN Headquarters, NY, USA

American Art: The Artnauts, Casa de la Cultura del Guaviare, Guaviare, Colombia (traveling show)

Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Amazonas, Colombia

Municipal Public Library, Guainía, Colombia

Artificio Gallery, Meta, Colombia

El Barrio La Madrid, Meta, Colombia

Taraira Municipal Library, Vaupes, Colombia

2017

Mass Tourism, Decumanus Gallery, Krk, Croatia
UNESCO Art Camp, Maison de l´Unesco, Paris, France

2016

UNESCO Art Camp, UN Headquarters, New York City, NY, USA

5th Art Camp. Cittadella Cultural Centre, Victoria, Gozo, Malta

  Casa Rossell, Ordino, Andorra

W-manpower International Art Festival 16. Lisbon, Portugal

2015

16th INTERBIFEP, International Gallery of Portrait, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sphinx Festival, Square St. Theodore, Thebes, Greece

2014

Imagining Equality, IMOW / Global Fund for Women, San Francisco, CA, USA
Borders, Gare de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
Bienal Nómada
, Museo Regional de Querétaro, Qro., Mexico
Galeria de SE, Mexico City, Mexico

2013

The HMC's Traveling Exhibit, Győr, Hungary 

9x12, Ferencvarosi Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

2012
LIC,
London, UK

HMC, Budapest, Hungary

Overture, Gallery 7, Tokyo, Japan

5th Biennial Miradas, CECUT, Tijuana, B.C., Mexico

3rd National Painting Biennial "Pedro Coronel", Museo Pedro Coronel, Zacatecas, Mexico

2011

V Yucatán National Visual Arts Biennial, ICY, Yucatán, Mexico

2010

4th Biennial Miradas 2010. CECUT, B.C., Mexico

2nd Gómez Palacio National Painting Biennial. Contemporary Art Museum, Durango, Mexico (traveling show)

      Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Ángel Zárraga. Durango, Mexico

2009

Y un poco más, Galerie Espacio, Morges, Switzerland

1st Gómez Palacio National Painting Biennial. Galería CONARTE, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico

 Modern Art Museum. Gómez Palacio, Durango, Mexico
 
Contemporary Art Museum Ángel Zárraga. Durango, Mexico

National Prize in Painting “José A. Monroy”.  Jalisco, Mexico (traveling show)    

2008

From ABC to XYZ.  Black Bridge Art Gallery, Beijing, China

From ABC to XYZ.  XYZ Art Gallery, Beijing, China

La Academia de San Carlos en Michoacán. Michoacán, Mexico

Exposición de Generación: Artes Visuales.  Academia de San Carlos, Mexico

Go Figure!  The ARTS Gallery, TX, USA

Arte y Matemáticas.  Galería Ollín Yolitzli, Mexico City, Mexico

AvisArte.  Corredor Cultural, Paseo de la Reforma, Mexico City, Mexico

2007                                                                           

Centers and Borders II.  Gallery of the School of Fine Arts, Yinchuan, China

Centers and Borders I.  Ningxia Exhibition Center, Yinchuan, China         

Estandartes.  Academia de San Carlos, Mexico City, Mexico

Intervenciones Divergentes.  Museo de la Ciudad de Querétaro, Qro., Mexico

Diversa y Múltiple Mirada. Galería Barandal. Mexico City, Mexico

2006

Crossing Borders.  University of Colorado, CO, USA (traveling show)

Día de muertos.  Academia de San Carlos, Mexico City, Mexico

Erotismo.  Academia de San Carlos, Mexico City, Mexico

National Prize in Painting “José A. Monroy”.  Jalisco, Mexico (traveling show)

Imagining Ourselves.  IMOW, San Francisco, CA, USA

2003       

Encuentro artístico contra el Feminicidio en Cd. Juárez.  Mexico City, Mexico

2002       

XXII Encuentro Nacional de Arte Joven (National Emerging Art Prize).  Mexico  (traveling show)  

Frontières/Borders.  Acadia Gallery. Toronto, ON, Canada

2001       

Ontos-¿’on toi? Zocalo Square, Fine Arts Museum. Mexico City, Mexico                                             

1997       

Deambular.  6ª Muestra Internacional de Performance (International  Performance Festival), ExTeresa, Casa de la Primera imprenta, Templo  Mayor and Museo José Luis Cuevas, Mexico

1997                                            

Aya con tres pechos.  XIII Festival del Centro Histórico, ExTeresa, Mexico City, Mexico
1996                                                                                   

Granbaileexposición.  Galería El Ranchito, Mexico City, Mexico           

 Tránsito.  ExTeresa, Museo Templo Mayor, Zócalo, Mexico City, Mexico

1995   

Presencia de la Academia de San Carlos.  Centro Regional de Bellas Artes, Nuevo León, Mexico
Homenaje al maestro Luis Nishizawa.  Centro Regional de Bellas Artes, Nuevo León, Mexico           

1994

Los Muertos en Taxco.  Centro Cultural Casa Borda. Taxco, Gro., Mexico


R
ESIDENCIES
2016
UNESCO Art Residency.
Ordino, Andorra

 

CONFERENCES  

2008       

Me and the Other. Detroit, MI, USA 

Go Figure!  The Arts Gallery, TX, USA

2000       

What is the alternative media? Telmex Foundation, Mexico 

1998       

Contemporary art and light, Museo de la Luz. Mexico City, Mexico  
 
 

PUBLICATIONS

2018

"Liminal Space", Exhibition Catalogue DMZ Museum, Text by Elaine H. Kim, George Rivera, South Korea

2017
"Robots", Make8elieve Magazine, Switzerland / USA

2016

"5th Art Camp", Catalogue, UNESCO, Andorra

2013

“El nuevo romanticismo en las artes visuales”, Revista Imágenes del Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas, May 2013, UNAM, Mexico City, Mexico

"LICC", Exhibition Catalogue, London, UK

"V Yucatán National Visual Arts Biennial", Exhibition Catalogue, ICY, Yucatán, Mexico

2012

"5th Biennial Miradas 2010”. Exhibition Catalogue, Fundacion CODET, BC, Mexico

"3rd National Painting Biennial Pedro Coronel", Exhibition Catalogue, Museo Pedro Coronel, Zacatecas, Mexico

2010   

4th Biennial Miradas 2010”. Exhibition Catalogue, Fundacion CODET, Mexico                                                                            

2nd Gómez Palacio National Painting Biennial”. Exhibition Catalogue, Mexico                                                                               

2009   

Accrochages. No. 113 Dec-Jan 2009-2010, Switzerland

La Gaceta del CUSur. May, 2009, Mexico

 “X Premio Nacional de Pintura José A. Monroy”, Exhibition Catalogue, CUCSur / U de G, Mexico

 1st  Gómez Palacio National Painting Biennial”, Exhibition Catalogue, Mexico

Revista Cultural Pathos y Ethos, Year 1, No. 2, CONACULTA, Mexico

2008 

“Centers and Borders: From ABC to XYZ,” Exhibition Catalogue text by Dr. George  Rivera, published by Artnauts, China

From ABC to XYZ, ArtNews, Beijing, China

Me and the Other, El Central, Detroit, MI, USA     

Me and the Other, Detroiter, MI, USA

Lourdes Archundia, Detroit Free Press, MI, USA

Plano Observer, TX, USA  

2004       

Cuerpo Magazine, Chicago, IL, USA

Offthemap Gallery Art Bulletin, Toronto, ON, Canada

2003   

Lourdes Artxundia. Cuestionar y Dialogar: el papel del artista en la actualidad. Notas de Hoy, CONACULTA, Mexico City, Mexico

El cuerpo humano en la obra de Lourdes Artxundia. Boletín 53. Mexico City,  Mexico

2000-2001

Nuni, CONACULTA, Mexico City,  Mexico