Algus Greenspon

Adriana Lara

Adriana Lara

Born 1978 in Mexico City, lives and works in Mexico City, Puerto Rico and New York City

 

Forthcoming Exhibitions

2014

 Marrakech Biennale 5, Marrakech, Morocco, Opening: February 16, 2014

2013

United Artist, Ltd., Marfa, San Antonio, Fall 2013

Martos Gallery, Curated by Bob Nickas, New York, NY

 

Projects

Since 2006

PAZMAKER, Art Quarterly Publication, Editor In Chief

Since 2003

PERROS NEGROS, Collective Curatorial Project with Fernando Mesta, Agustina Ferreyra

Since 2002

LASSER MODERNA, Musical Project in Collaboration with Emilio Acevedo

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013

 

Rien Faire et Laisser Rire, Curated by Bob Nickas, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Adriana Lara, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, Missouri

Adriana Lara, Frieze Art Fair, Frame Section New York, New York

2012

NY-USA, Algus Greenspon, New York, New York

S.S.O.R., Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Scryyns and Interesting Theories, Air de Paris, Paris, France

2011

La Pintura (Lasser) Moderna, House of Gaga, Mexico City, Mexico

2010

Screens, Frieze Art Fair, Frame Section, London, United Kingdom

Salt 1: Adriana Lara, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, Utah

2009

Artificial, Artpace, San Antonio, Texas

2008

Art Performa, Art Basel Miami, Miami, Florida

Cosas, House of Gaga, Mexico City, Mexico

2007

380°, Galeria Comercial, San Juan, Puerto Rico

A Problem Has Occurred, Air de Paris, Paris, France

 

Group Exhibitions

2013

The Picnic, Algus Greenspon, New York, New York

Adriana Lara and Torbjørn Rødland, Art Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Out of Memory, Curated by Eleanor Cayre, Marianne Boesky, New York, New York

Standard Escape Routes, Standard, Oslo, Norway

One After One, Vilma Gold, London, United Kingdom

2012

Inside the Banana, Algus Greenspon, New York, New York

The Still Life of Vernacular Agents, Kraupa-Tuscany, Berlin

Topsy Turvy, De Appel arts centre, Amsterdam

This & There, curated by Claude Closky, Fondation Richard, Paris

Resisting the Present, Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris

dOCUMENTA13, Kassel, Germany

Perros Negros Presents Perros Negros A Post-Posteriori, Curated by Daniel Baumann, New Jerseyy, Basel

2011

Videoshow, House of Gaga, Mexico City, Mexico

Modify as Needed, MOCA, Miami, Florida

The Art of Climbing Mountains, 303 Gallery, New York, New York

How to Work (More For) Less, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Colective, Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, California

What Happened to the Other Dollar?, Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City, Mexico

How to Work, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Nature Morte Vivant, Gallery Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

Zine Library, Unit B (Gallery), San Antonio, Texas

2010

CGEM, Notas sobre la emancipación, Musac, Leon de Castilla, Spain

Like a River That Stops Being a River or Like a Tree That is Burning in the Horizon Without Knowing it is Burning, curated by Felipe Mujica, Temporary Gallery, Cologne, Germany

Laokoon, COCO, Vienna, Austria

Flowers, COCO, Vienna, Austria

Zine Library, Trouser House, New Orleans Never very far apart, Redcat, Los Angeles, California

Never very far apart, Redcat, Los Angeles, California

Panamericana, Kurimanzutto, Mexico City, Mexico

2009

»Revolver«, COCO, Vienna, Austria

The Exhibition Formerly Known as Passengers: Stowaways, curated by Jens Hoffmann, Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, California

Triennal Poli-gráfica de San Juan, Adriano Pedrosa, Jens Hoffman, Julieta Gonzalez, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Celebration, Curated by Isabella Bortolozzi & Karl Holmqvist, Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin, Germany

2008

Alexander Wolf (Screening), Kunstverein Münster, Munich, Germany

Possession, curated by Montserrat Albores, Petra, Mexico City, Mexico

This is Not a Void, Jens Hoffman, Galeria Luisa Strina, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Galeria Sentimental, Tensta Konstall, Stockolm, Sweeden

The Unruly History of Readymade, Colección Jumex, Ecatepec, Mexico

Present?, Blow de la Barra, feMACO, Mexico City, Mexico

Circa, Blow de la Barra, San Juan, Puerto Rico

2007

Pawn Shop, E-flux, New York, New York

La Otra, Perros Negros, Bogotá, Columbia

Comercial, Nicole Klagsbrun, New York, New York

The Space Between, Drorit Gur-Arie, Petach-Tikva Museum, Petach-Tikva, Israel

Una Noche en el Museo o lo Gue Vio Betty Boop, Raimundas Malasauskas, Museo Nacional de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain (screening)

CAC TV, Vilnius, Lithuania (screening)

Pink TV, France (screening)

2006

Looking To Something To Look At, Frederick Janka, Mambo Jambo Gallery, New York, New York

Cuarteto de Fantasía, Mauricio Limón, Museo Experimental «EL ECO», Mexico City, Mexico (screening)

La Mamain et la Putain, Eva Svennung, Galería Air de Paris, Paris, France

Creación en Movimiento, Jóvenes creadores, FONCA, Morelia and Mexico City, Mexico

2005

Diseño Muerto, Edgar Orlaineta, GAM, Mexico City, Mexico

2004

Nuevos RIcos, Prometeo Associazione Culturale per l’Arte Contemporanea, Lucca Localismos,

Perros Negros. Mexico City, Mexico

2003

GNS, Nicolas Bourriaud, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

Incomprehension, Emilie Renard,Jean Luc Vilmouth, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

Instant City, Ma. Ines Rodriguez, Institute de Mexique, Paris, France

2002

Arte, Vestido y Sustento, Xavier Rodriguez, Museo Ex-Teresa, Mexico City, Mexico

 

Education

2005-09

Philosophy, Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, Universidad Autonoma de México, Mexico City, Mexico

1999-02

Photography at Escuela Activa de Fotografía, Mexico City, Mexico

 

Grants

2007

Apoyo para publicaciones, Fundación- Colección Jumex

2004-05

Jovenes Creadores, FONCA, México

2002-03

Le Pavillon, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

2011

Beca de creación artística MUSAC, Leon de Castilla, España

 

Selected Bibliography

2013

Obrist, Hans Urlich, “Do It: The Comependium”, May 2013

Apisdorf Soto, Ximena, “In and Out: A Brief History of the Mexican Art Scene”, Flash Art, Mar/Apr, p. 77 – 79

Guthrie, Kayla, “Adriana Lara”, Art in America, February 1, 2013

Schaad, Gabrielle, “Adriana Lara, Kunsthalle Basel”, Frieze, January 2013

Russeth, Andrew, “Adriana Lara: NY – USA at Algus Greenspon”, The New York Observer, January 14, 2013

2012

Laleg, Dominique, “Adriana Lara in der Kunsthalle Basel”, Text Zur Kunst, December 2012

Rabel, Eduardo Alexander, “Changing it Up, or Down”, Art Slant, August 4

Johnson, Ken, “’Inside the Banana’”, New York Times, August 2, 2012

Lara, Adriana, “Top Ten”, Art Forum vol. 50 n°9, May, p. 115 -116

“Resisting the present”, Technikart n° 161, April, p. 130

Calderon, Miguel “Illusion Myopes”, MAY n °8, February, p. 168-175

Svennung, Eva, “Wild Guess”, Peeping Tom

2011

Rehberg, Vivian, “CGEM: Notes About Emancipation”, Frieze n° 137, March

Gonzalez, Rita, “Invisible Hand by Adriana Lara”, X-tra Contemporary Art Quarterly, Winter

Peret, Paul, “Volume 13 n °2: Adriana Lara”, Revista La Tempestad

2010

Wichert, Geoff, “Art Salts Its Own Tale: Adriana Lara at the UMFA’s salt 1”, 15 bytes Utah’s art Magazine, p. 4

Dawkins, Chad, “International Artist-In-Residence 09.3 Artpace”, Art-Lies A Contemporary Art Journal, n°  65

2009

Brion, Raphael, “Banana Peel Installation by Adriana Lara at the New Museum’s ‘The Generational: Younger

Than Jesus’ Show [food art]”, Eatmedaily.com, April 13

2008

Cuy, Chong, Hernandez, Sofia, “Adriana Lara–Introducing”, Modern Painters, December 2007- January 2008

Hernandez, Edgar A., “Objetualizar el arte para reinterpretarlo”, Excelsior, Mexico City

“OTRA DE VAQUEROS Mexico City and Geneva, 2007”, Parkett Magazine, 2008

2007

Arriola, Magali, “Otra de Vaqueros”, Spike Magazine, Vienna, 2007

2006

De la Barra, Pablo Leon, “La maman et la putain”, Frog magazine Frog n° 3, Paris

Sansone, Valentina, “Perros Negros, interview with Valentina Sansone”, Flash Art n° 249

2004

Pohlenz, Ricardo, “Localismos”, Flash Art n° 237

 

Selected Publications by Adriana Lara

2013

Pazmaker, Perros Negros, (self-published, catalogues, contributions & records) 2006-present

2008

Otra de Vaqueros, exhibition catalogue by Toasting Press, Perros Negros, Stenberg Press, 2008

2007

Life Size, Non-monograph by David Benjamin and Soo-in Yang, Columbia University, 2007

2006

Club BW, Interview with Karen Franco, Pacemaker 12 , Toasting Agency, Paris, 2006

La Maman et la Putain, exhibition catalogue, web publication, 2006

2005

NAAP, website, Nuevo 2005

Archivo de arte público (www.naap.info), 2005 

Creación en Movimiento, exhibition catalogue, FONCA, 2005

2004

Lasser Moderna. EP Vynil record by Nuevos Ricos, 2004 

Nuevos Ricos. CD record label compilation, 2000, 2004 Espejismos, ESETÉ, n °15, Bilbao

2003

GNS, exhibition catalogue, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, 2003

Ideas, Versions n °5, Gabriela Vanga & Mircea Cantor, Paris, 2003