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Taiwan Fellowship 2020

Treasure Hill Artist Village (Taipei)


Shows

2019


10 08 / Las acciones duran
Summer Screening, Labor Berlin

06 06 - 07 07 / LEVE, exposici√≥n n¬ļ 2
Centro José Guerrero, Granada


18-31 05 / Resistance (Femlink)
Museo de Mujeres
, San José, Costa Rica

15 05 / Things Said Once
Ambulante, Ciudad de Mexico


13 05 / We Only Guarantee the Dinosaurs
Centro de Arte Digital (Ambulante)
Ciudad de México


05 05 / Things Said Once
International Short Film Festival Oberhausen


08 03 / Things Said Once
Escuela de Arte M√°laga


19 01 / Things Said Once
PdV, Cinematek Brussels



2018


30 08 / Talking Pictures
Tabakalera Donostia


03 05 / Talking Pictures
Matadero Madrid


16-19 04 / LEVE, exposición y escucha
La sala 7.44 x 3.57m

Facultad de Bellas Artes Cuenca

08 03 / Things Said Once
Punto de Vista, Pamplona



2017


16 12 / Evenly Balanced, Almost
Berlin Experimental Film Festival


7-10 12 / Light Field
The Lab, San Francisco


30 09 / Unconscious Archives Festival
Close-Up Film Centre, London


28 09 / Things Said Once
BEEF, Bristol

19-23 06 / The Writing Hand
Spaces of Apparition: Sleep, Writing and performance (Ric Allsopp workshop), Azala Espazio, √Ālava


29 05 / Things Said Once
Montehermoso Kulturunea
, Vitoria


2016


28 10-20 11 / Puertos de Entrada
Diputación de Huesca


11 10 / Cosas dichas una vez
Centro Cultural de Espa√Īa Montevideo

07 10 / We Only Guarantee the Dinosaurs
Museo de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires


22 09 / Play Videoarte
Corrientes Argentina


15-16 09 / Vis a Vis
Museo Histórico Cartagena de Indias


14 07 / Things Said Once
Bulegoa z/b, Bilbao


25 05 / LEVE #4
M√ļltiplos, Barcelona


26 05 - 04 06 / Things Said Once/Cosas dichas una vez
La KINO y Festival Loop Barcelona


20 05 / Cosas dichas una vez
Master LAV, Madrid


22 04 / We Only Guarantee the Dinosaurs
Images Festival, Toronto


04 02 / LEVE #4
MUSAC, León


09 01 / We Only Guarantee the Dinosaurs
Palais des Beaux Arts Bruxelles



2015


01 12 2015-15 01 2016 / La relève
The Film Gallery Paris

21 04 / LEVE #3
Apollo 4 Boucau France

20 11 / Le film et son double
MAC VAL Paris

23 10 / Spectral Presence
Art Cinema OFF-off Ghent


30 09 / Experimental Film Society
Museum of Contemporary Art of Tehran

25 09 / Exterior, Night
Lajevardi Foundation Tehran

24 09 / Things Said Once
Lajevardi Foundation Tehran


18-27 09 / Luminous Void
Lajevardi Foundation Tehran


04 07 / Experimental Film Society
Lichtblick-Kino Berlin

12 06-03 07 / Femlink: Collage
MAMU Gallery Budapest


30 06 / We Only Guarantee The Dinosaurs
Temple Bar Gallery Dublin


06 06 / We Only Guarantee The Dinosaurs
12th Biennial of Havana


01 06 / LEVE #3
12th Biennial of Havana


04-11 04 / Video Before / Video After
Mamia Brétéché Gallery Paris

16 03 / Experimental Film Society
Kinodromo Bologna Italy

15 02 / Absences and (Im)possibilities: Traces of an Avant-Garde Cinema in Ireland
CCCB Barcelona

30 01 / LEVE #3
MUSAC León

05 01 / Absences and (Im)possiblities: Traces of an Avant-Garde Cinema in Ireland
Glasgow Film Theatre


2014

19 12 / Experimental Film Society
Vista Art Gallery Tehran


27 11 / We Only Guarantee The Dinosaurs
Laboral Centro de Arte Gijón


10 11 / Immortal Stories (Fergus Daly)
Cork Film Festival


24 11 / Experimental Film Society
Temple Bar Gallery Dublin


23 11 / Absences and (Im)possibilities: Traces of an Avant-Garde Cinema in Ireland
Hackney Picturehouse London


07 11 / Las Hermanas Diego
Bulegoa z/b Bilbao


18-19 10 / The Box
Art Centre Ongoing Tokyo


31 10 / The Box
Spazio Rita Nagoya


04 11 / The Box
Doshisha University Kyoto


07 10 / Sess√Ķes do Udigrudi
Image and Sound Laboratory
SUC S√£o Paulo


13 09 / Las Hermanas Diego
Centro de Arte Matadero Madrid


30 08-07 09 / Experimental Film Society
Fronteira Film Festival Brazil


04 07-01 10 / Solus & Guests
Loft Project Etagi Saint Petersburg


28 06 / We Only Guarantee The Dinosaurs
Bulegoa z/b Bilbao


28 06 / LEVE #2
Bulegoa z/b Bilbao


25 06 / A Piece of Broken Mirror Suspended on a String
Tabakalera San Sebastian


05 06 / We Only Guanrantee The Dinosaurs
[S8] Mostra de Cinema Periférico


18 04 / Experimental Film Society
Picture Show New York


17 04 / Cameraless Films: Made in Spain
Experiments in Cinema
Albuquerque New Mexico


20-30 03 / FemLink
Nod Art-Centre Prague


08 03 / FemLink
Gallery Tir Mostovna


17 02 ‚ÄĒ 18 05 / Llora cuando te pase: Laida Lertxundi
Alhóndiga Bilbao


13 02 / Femlink
Gallery of Fine Arts Split Croatia


09 02 / We Only Guarantee The Dinosaurs
Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo


30 01 / LEVE #2
Museum Contemporary Art León


18 01- 08 06 / Una Pausa Para Reflexionar
MUSAC León


2013

12 11 / Absences and (Im)Possibilities: Traces of an Avant-Garde Cinema in Ireland
Irish Film Institute


10 10 / Ensayos de la Evaporación
Laboratorio 987 / Cine de acción: camina o reinventa MUSAC
León

24 09 / The Illuminating Gas
Lucca Film Festival Italy


12 09 / While John Was Dreaming
MUSAC León


05 09 / Experimental Film Society
MUSAC León


01-12 07 / Tacita Dean Workshop and exhibition
Villa Iris, Fundación Botin Santander


24-29 05 / Primavera Alucinante: Encuentro Cine Hipnótico-Expansivo
Azala Espacio
√Ālava

11 05 / FemLink Video Collage
Kino-Lab Centre for Contemporary Art
Ujazdowski Castle Poland


11 01 / The Gas Works
Festival de Collage
CCCB Barcelona


11 01 / Operation Rewrite:
Threaded Cocktails. Funded by Culture Ireland
CCCB Barcelona


2012

18 07-28 10 / The Tanks: Art in Action
Tate Modern


07 10 / Operation Rewrite: Manila Sand Trap
The Guesthouse Cork


21 09 / Matter and Return: New Film Works of Aoife Desmond and Esperanza Collado
The Guesthouse Cork


21 09 / Of Ruins and Light

Culture Night Cork

13 07 / The Illuminating Gas
Museo del Ferrocarril Gijón


25 06 / Moon + The Buzz Aldrin Allstars
Black Rock Castle Observatory
Cork


24 05-16 06 / Operation Rewrite III
Cork Film Centre Gallery


24 05 / Feather Mirror
Cork Film Centre Gallery


26 03 / Friends of (An)Other Irish Cinema
University of Philippines Film Institute


20 03 / Experimental Film Society
Sample Studios Cork
Selected Works

Ac√ļmulo arpegio
Talking Pictures
Evenly Balanced Almost
Las acciones duran
Estados alterados
Things Said Once
Exterior, Night
La relève
The Box
Loose Ends / Cabos sueltos
We Only Guarantee the Dinosaurs
Cinema...Corpus vs Cerebrum
Ensayos de la evaporación
A Piece of Broken Mirror Suspended on a String
The Gas Works
While John Was Dreaming
The Gas Thus Cuts in Bits
The Illuminating Gas
Odio el movimiento
Operation Rewrite
45:37


Selected Texts

Los espacios cualesquiera de Gordon Matta-Clark: building cuts bajo una óptica deleuziana (I) (Luis Bouille de Vicente)
Un lenguaje por llegar
(Alejandro Alonso)

Un elogio al cine desde las artes performativas (Diario de Navarra)
Narrativize, at the Close-Up Film Centre (Tom Matchett)
Perpetual Motion fanzine
(Sally Golding)

La pantalla negra...(N√ļria G√≥mez Gabriel)
Cine sin cine (√Črik Bullot)
Becoming Screen (Peio Aguirre)
Reopening Experience (Alice Butler)
Love Letter (Jodie Mack)
Yo, un japonés (Julius Richard)
We Only Guarantee the Dinosaurs
(Jorge N√ļ√Īez)

Paracinema: la desmaterialización del cine (Fernando Huerta)
Personal Notes on Operation Rewrite (Rouzbeh Rashidi)
Entre la caja negra y el cubo blanco (Celeste Ara√ļjo)
Cinema as Magic: Notes Towards Reinvention (Donal Foreman)
What is M√°rgenes?
(Maximilian Le Cain)

Experimental Spaces (Donal Foreman)




Book

Paracinema: la desmaterializacion
del cine en las prácticas artísticas

VII Premio Escritos sobre Arte
Fundación Arte y Derecho
Editorial Trama, Madrid, 2012


Editions

LEVE: 8 site-specific field-recordings editions with works by invited artists
10" 45rpm vinyl silk-screen printed by hand

Cerca de aquí. LEVE artists book.
Centro de arte José Guerrero, Granada 2019


Things Said Once / Cosas dichas una vez
Limited edition. La KINO & Loop Festival Barcelona 2016


Selected Writing

Pantalla negra. Metafísica en el cine. En Vicente Vázquez, Fragua / Procedimiento general / Consistente / Eterno transitorio / De lo cierto a lo pintado (Galeria Nordés y Tractora Coop 2020)

Michael Snow in conversation. In Xcèntric Cinema. Conversations on the creative process and the filmic vision
(Ed. Gonzalo de Lucas, CCCB 2018)


Du film performatif (√Črik Bullot, dir.). Avec √Črik Bullot, Filipa C√©sar, Esperanza Collado, Thomas Clerc, Alexis Guillier, Franck Leibovici, Silvia Maglioni & Graeme Thomson, Peter Miller, Rabih Mrou√©, Uriel Orlow, Simon Ripoll-Hurier, Roland Sabatier, Clara Schulmann
(It: éditions, Faucogney-et-la-Mer, 2018)


Walking On and Off the Path: A Conversation with Hamish Fulton
(Concreta Editorial 2017)

El alfabeto como ideograma
(Festival Periferias 2017)

Walking On and Off the Path: una conversación con Hamish Fulton
(Concreta Editorial 2017)


Things Said Once
(La Furia Umana 2015)


Film and Its Resonance in Space: Expanded Cinema in Spain
(Experimental Conversations 2015)


Aqu√≠ y ahora: el cine de Laida Lertxundi (Lumi√®re n¬ļ7 2014)

Paracinema: the dematerialization
of film in art practices
(Experimental Conversations 2013)


El cine y su resonancia en el espacio: una aproximaci√≥n al cine expandido contempor√°neo en Espa√Īa
(Arte y Políticas de Identidad 2013)


Cine... Cuerpo o Cerebro
(Salon Kritik 2012)


Projection as a Magnetic Field: the Overflowing of Val del Omar
(Experimental Conversations 2010)


Maximilian Le Cain: Beyond the Cretinous World of Images
(Basement Project Space 2010)


Takahiko Iimura in Interview
(Experimental Conversations
& Blogs and Docs 2010)


El cine pedía un cuerpo o la política de la alfombra roja (Blogs and Docs 2009)

Val del Omar ó cómo pegar fuego a los hombres (Centro de Arte Guerrero 2010)

Cinema Now Wants a Body or the Politics of the Red Carpet
(Experimental Conversations 2009)


Flecks of Interruption
(Experimental Film Club 2009)


T:O:U:C:H:I:N:G the Architectures of Perception: Cinematic Enchainment and Sentient Machines
(Experimental Film Club 2008)


Experimental Features in Arrebato (Experimental Conversations 2007)


Notes towards paracinema and interruption (unpublished 2007)

Calling the Elephant: the Folds of Representation (Project Arts Centre, Dublin 2007)



Curatorial Work and Film Programming

Cineinfinito #79: Joyce Wieland
(Centro Cultural Doctor Madrazo 2018)


ABC del cine: √Črik Bullot
(MUSAC 2017)

Bruce Elder: películas y vídeos
(MUSAC 2017)


Viaje-deriva a 24FPS: Arrieta / V√°zquez (MUSAC 2017)

RR: James Benning
(MUSAC 2016)


Landscape Plus: el cine de Laida Lertxundi (Biennial of Havana 2015)

Tronco, Ramas, Delta: Amaia Urra
(Facultad BBAA Cuenca 2015)


Una fuerza com√ļn es algo que tiene casi todo el mundo (MUSAC 2014)

Devoted Songs: The Films of Nathaniel Dorsky (Irish Film Institute 2014)

Antoni Pinent: PRESENTROSPECTIVA (MUSAC 2014)


Absences and (Im)possibilities: Traces of an Avant-Garde Cinema in Ireland 
(Irish Film Institute 2013)


Experimental Film Society
(MUSAC 2013)


Spectres of Memory (Irish Film Institute and Temple Bar Gallery 2013)

Unrolling Processes
(Irish Film Institute 2013)


Of Ruins and Light
(Culture Night Cork 2012)


El Cine como Máquina de Guerra: Crítica y Sublevación en la Vanguardia más Radical (MUSAC 2011)

More or Less Annihilated by Saccadic Enchainment by the Sea II
(Close-Up Film Centre 2010)


Flecks of Interruption
(Experimental Film Club 2010)


The Films of Vivienne Dick
(Biblioteca Histórica UCM 2009)


More or Less Annihilated by Saccadic Enchainment by the Sea
(Biblioteca Histórica UCM 2009)


Venom, Eternity, and Other Discrepancies (Experimental Film Club 2009)

T,O,U,C,H,I,N,G the Architectures of Perception (Experimental Film Club 2009)

Experimental Film in Spain (The Joy Gallery / The Joinery, Dublin 2008)

The Practice of Anti-Illusion
(Experimental Film Club 2008)


M√°rgenes: Experimento y Praxis - A month of Spanish art and experimental film (thisisnotashop gallery, National Gallery of Ireland, public space 2008)

Play and Destruction
(Experimental Film Club 2008)


Structural Film and Paracinema
(Irish Film Institute and Filmbase 2007)
Talking

Leaving the Movie Theatre: the Spaces of Film. Encuentro internacional de curaduría (Montehermoso, Vitoria 2019)

Re-pensar la proyección: el cine como acontecimiento espacial (Universidad de la Comunicación, Ciudad de México 2019)

Radicales libres. Una aproximación al cine experimental (Xcèntric 2017)

El cine como experiencia: contracciones y expansiones (Montehermoso 2017)

Paracinema: la desmaterialización del cine en las prácticas artísticas
(UNTREF / BIM Buenos Aires 2016)


El cine y su resonancia en el espacio: aproximaciones al cine expandido en Espa√Īa (Centro Cultural de Espa√Īa, Montevideo 2016)

Transversales // Zeharkakoak: Feminismo y Procesos Artísticos (UPV/EHU Bilbao 2016)

Experimental Film Society (Museum of Contemporary Art of Tehran, Iran 2015)

Cine y coreografía
(12 Bienal de La Habana, Cuba 2015)


Hacer, Sumar, Desaprender
(Facultad Bellas Artes Cuenca 2015)


Performance's Only Life in the Present: a conversation with Takahiko Iimura
(S8 Mostra de Cinema Perif√©rico, A Coru√Īa 2014)


The Consecutive Impostors
(Instituto Cervantes Dublin 2011)


Paracinema: Definición y Tendencias
(Universidad Murcia 2013)


Paracinema. Presentación del libro
(MUSAC León 2012)


Cinema as Experience: Overflows and Expansions ‚ÄĒArchipelago Val del Omar
(MNCARS Madrid 2010)


The Performative, Bordering of Performance (Market Studios / The Lab Dublin 2009)

Lines of Creation. (Xperimenta Symposium CCCB, Barcelona 2009)

D-Generación: experiencias subterráneas de la no-ficción (Instituto Cervantes, Dublin 2008)

Re-Visions of Experimental Film Seminar (CCCB Barcelona 2008)

Cinema...Corpus vs Cerebrum
(AA Workshop Siggen Germany 2007)


Forum on Artists and Filmmakers: New Practices in Production, Exhibition and Education (Filmbase Dublin 2007)

Paracinema: Film Beyond its Limits
(The Model Arts / Niland Gallery Sligo, Ireland 2007)


Paracinema: Film Beyond Its Limits
(Filmbase Dublin 2007)


Selected Seminars & Workshops

Elías Querejeta Zine Eskola
(Tabakalera Donostia 2018, 2019)


Master LAV (Madrid 2016, 2018)

Master en Pr√°ctica Esc√©nica y Cultura Visual (Artea / MNCARS 2012 ‚ÄĒ 2017)

Y ahora que Mallarmé ha muerto, tiremos los dados sobre la noción de cine
El libro por venir / The book to come (Bulegoa z/b Bilbao 2016)


Seminario Paracinema
(Tabakalera Donostia & Bulegoa z/b 2014)