Emerging Media Lecture Series presents: Carlos Motta


Carlos Motta
Location: HN 502
Website: http://carlosmotta.com/

Carlos Motta is a Colombian-born, New York based artist whose work has been individually presented at MoMA/PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York; Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin; Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), Philadelphia; Konsthall C, Stockholm; Museo de Arte del Banco de la República, Bogotá; Fundación Alzate Avendaño, Bogotá; Smack Mellon, Brooklyn; and Art in General, New York.

His work has been included in group exhibitions such as The Politics of Art at the National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens; To the Arts Citizens!, Serralves Museum, Porto; The Creative Act, Henie Onstad Kunssenter, Oslo; Geography of Trans-territories, San Francisco Art Institute and Biennale Cuvée at the OK Center for Contemporary in Linz, Austria in 2010. Past group exhibitions include the X Biennale de Lyon; The Greenroom, CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY; Soft Manipulation, Casino Luxemburg; 5×5 Castelló, Espai d’Art Contemporani de Castelló, Spain; System Error, Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, Italy; and Democracy in America, Creative Time, New York, amongst others.

Carlos Motta is a graduate of the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program, was named a Guggenheim Foundation Fellow in 2008, and received grants from the Art Matters Foundation (New York, 2007), the Cisneros Fontanals Foundation (Miami, 2008) and the New York State Council of the Arts (NYSCA) (New York 2010).