Alejandro Ospina

 





EDUCATION:

2002 Slade School of Fine Art. University College London. England-MFA

2000 New York Studio School. NY-Certificate Program.

1994 Duke University. Durham, NC, USA-Double Major Degree in Electrical Engineering/Fine Arts.

1988 Parsons in Paris. Parsons School of Design. Paris, France. Exchange Program.

COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS:

2014
Pangaea II. Saatchi Gallery. London March 3-June 3

2013
De-pict.Gallery Nosco. London. June 30-July 30


Matter. Departure Foundation, London Mar 23-apr 26

2012
俺たちの愛情で世界中を燃えあがらせてやるぜ。やりまくるぞ. Angus-Hughes Gallery curated by Mark Jackson. London. Oct5-Nov 4

Transient Façades. Wells Gallery, London College of Communication Oct 15-25

System of Objects. Departure Foundation. London. Sep 7-Oct 7

Swarms of Black Flies Make the Roses Purple. IMT Gallery, London. July 19-Aug 30

Collective. Gallery Artists. Artstation Gallery. Tel Aviv Aug 1-30

Bitacora’s Book. Performance with Eva Recacha. Noche en Blanco. Zaragoza Spain. Jun 30

Undercurrent. Departure Foundation. London. June 15-July 15

Royal Academy Summer Show invited by Tess Jaray. 4 June-Aug 12

2011
Bitacora’s Book. Performance with Eva Recacha. Bloomberg SPACE. London. Nov 27

ArtBo. Bogota, Colombia, Oct. 18-22

The Shape of Things. Ferrate Gallery. Feb 10-April 7. Tel Aviv, Israel.

Colombia Underground. Hardcore Art Gallery. Feb 12-April 2. Miami. USA.

2010
Shortlisted for the John Moores Painting Exhibition. Liverpool, UK. Sep-jan.

SCOPE Miami. Dec 1-5.

Contemporary Colombia. Witzenhausen Gallery. New York. Nov.15-Dec.15.

SCOPE Basel. Switzerland. June 15-19

PINTA Art Fair. London. Christopher Paschall XX21. June 4-6

Intercambios. Christopher Paschall XX21. Bogota. May 24-June 30

Beijing Art Fair. Beijing, China. Christopher Paschall XX21. April 24-26

CIRCA Puerto rico . Christopher Paschall XX21. Jan 29-Feb1

MIA Art Fair. Miami, Florida. Christopher Paschall XX21. Jan 7-11

2009
SCOPE Miami. Christopher Paschall XX21. Dec 2-6

PINTA Art Fair. New York. Christopher Paschall XX21. Nov 19-22.

La Muerte Esta Viva. Galeria Mundo. Bogota. Oct1-30

ArtBo, Camara de Comercio de Bogota, Entrearte Gallery. Oct 18-22

2008
ArtBo, Camara de Comercio de Bogota, Entrearte Gallery. Oct 16-21

ArteAmericas, Miami Beach Convention Center, Entrearte Gallery

2007
Creekside Open selected by Victoria Miro. APT Gallery, Deptford. London May 19-30

Dionysian Duty. Mezkalito Gallery. London. June1-30

2006
Group Show. Paradise Row. London. Oct1-Nov1

Drawing Collective. Arteria Magazine. Bogota Nov 1- Dec 1

2005/06
New Names; Locality No Locality. Luis Angel Arango/Bank of the Republic. Bogota. Dec 7-April 10

2004
Trackers. Pitshanger Manor Gallery, London. May 29-July 7B

Beguiled, dance collaboration with ‘Solas’ dance group. Resolution Festival. The Place , London.

2003
Painting in the Park. Woburn Square Gardens. London. May 25

Hang the Curator. Center Space Gallery. London. Feb 14-27.

1996
5 Caras Artists in Residence/Spring ‘96. Gallery Altos de Chavon.Dominican Rep.

1995
Artists in Residence Autumn ’95. Gallery Altos de Chavon, Dominican Republic

INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS:

2014 Heaven on Mars. PSH Gallery with Benedetto Pietromarchi. Bogota, Colombia. March 18-April 25

2013 Megalopolis. IMT Gallery, London. Jan 24-Mar10

2012 Algorithms. Centro Cultural Colombo-Americano curated by Carlos Blanco.Bogota. Sep27-Oct 20

2011 PINTA London solo booth. June 3-6

2010 fotolog. IMT(ImageMusicText) Gallery. London. Oct 15-Dec 15.

2008 Blog. Galeria EntreArte. Gallery Inauguration. Bogota, Colombia. Sep 15-Oct 25

Ventana. Center Design Marseille. Marseille, France. Feb 1-29

2007 Ventana. Cultural Center University of Salamanca, Bogota, July1-Aug1

1997 Diners Gallery(Casas-Reigner). Bogota, Colombia. Nov. 13-Dec. 31

1994 Diners Gallery(Casas-Reigner). Bogota, Colombia. Oct 1-30

1992 Galeria Arteria/Jenni Vila. Cali, Colombia. June 1-25

1991 Museum of Contemporary Art. . Bogota, Colombia. Sep 2-30

CURATORIAL:

2004 Exhibitions Manager. Zoo Art Fair. London Zoo, London.

2004/03 Co-curator Trackers Exhibition. Pitshanger Manor Gallery, London. Catalogue Publication.

2002 Co-curator Hang the Curator Exhibition. Riverside Studios, London.

HONORS and AWARDS:

2003-04
Venini Project Sponsorship for ‘CYCLE’, Glass installation. Murano, Italy.

Thomas Goode Project sponsorship for ‘CYCLE’, Glass installation. London, England.

Swarovski sponsorship of hardware design and production for random light symphony computer. London.

2001-02
Jean Spencer Award. Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London, England.

Individual Project Award. Slade School of Fine Art.

Group Project Award for ‘Hang the Curator’. Slade School of Fine Art.

2000-01
Hearst Foundation Scholarship. New York Studio School. New York, NY. USA.

1996
Artist in Residence. Spring ’96 and Autumn ‘95. Altos de Chavon, Dominican Republic.

Professor of Drawing and Painting. Parsons School of Design/Altos de Chavon. DR.