Artists

Rubén Santiago

Rubén Santiago Sarria, Lugo,

Studied sculpture in the Faculty of Fine Arts of the Complutense University of Madrid and the Massana School of Art, Barcelona

Lives and works in Porto (Portugal)

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • SUELO Y PARED – Site-specific project with Narelle Jubelin. ABM Confecciones, Madrid (Spain).
  • LA VOZ DE SU AMO– Installation. Encarnación González 8, Madrid (Spain).
 
  • HONORIS CAUSA - Video installation. Sala Alterarte, Campus de Ourense, Universidade de Vigo, Ourense, (Spain).
 
  • LONG DROP INTO WATER – Site-specific project. Iteration: Again - 13 Public Art Projects Across Tasmania, Hobart (Australia).
 
  • CÁLCULO - Site-specific project. The Interpreted city, CGAC, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
  • DESDE 1958 / DESDE HACE 1,18 MILLONES DE AÑOS - Site-specific project. Trampas, Tarjetas, Piojos y Billetes, CCEBA, Buenos Aires (Argentina).
 
  • EN CADENA – Site-specific project. OffLimits, Madrid (Spain)
  • MARKET - Video projection. Loop 2009, Galería Llucià Homs, Barcelona (Spain)
  • SILVER SPOON - Installation. Galería Llucià Homs, Barcelona (Spain)
 
  • BEND YOUR KNEES / HAND / GUIRIS - Video projection. Pantalla CCCB - Un Mes Un Artista, CCCB - Contemporary Culture Centre of Barcelona (Spain)
  • FUTURE – Video installation. Museu de Historia de la Ciutat - Loop 2008, Barcelona (Spain)
  • 1 : 1 - Installation. Galería DF Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago de Compostela (Spain)
 
  • MORRO PROJECT - Explaining constructions to a living pig - Site-specific project. Projecto 270, Costa da Caparica, Lisbon (Portugal).
  • TURNING A PUBLIC TOILET INTO A SPA – Site-specific project. Georges Orwell Square, Barcelona (Spain).
  • ID PROJECT - Site-specific project. Passage Souterrain, Paris (France)
 
  • STATMENT #1 - Site-specific installation and net art project. Galería DF Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago de Compostela (Spain)
 
  • ELEMENT 3.1 / 3.2 - Site-specific installation. Oficina – Galeria Fernando Santos, Oporto (Portugal)
  • UN MISTO - Video installation. TECA, Oporto (Portugal)
 
  • UMOS 04, Operación Rambla, Catalonia Square - Video Presentation. Context Live, Barcelona (Spain)
  • UMOS 03, Operación Pájaro Pollo, National Library of Catalonia – Superior Institute of Scientific Studies - Video Presentation. Context Live, Barcelona (Spain)
 
  • IDUS DE MARZO - Installation. Fundación La Lavanderia, Barcelona (Spain)
 
  • APUNTEN - Site-specific Installation. Cycle Procesália, Church chorus of the History College of Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
 
  • UMOS 01, Operación Gárgola, Barcelona Cathedral - Video Presentation. Context Live, Barcelona (Spain).
 
  • VENGANZA CON RIMA EN ON - Single exhibition. Galería Vacabú, Lugo (Spain).
  • 8888 OCTILLONES - Site-specific Installation. Ancient Psychiatric Hospice of Vilapedre, Lugo (Spain).

GROUP SHOWS (SELECTION)

     
  • TRABAJO, ABM Confecciones, Madrid (Spain).
  • SPACED 2 – FUTURE RECALL, Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, Geraldton, (Australia).
  • SPACED 2 – FUTURE RECALL, Umbrella Studios Contemporary Arts, Townsville City (Australia).
  • SPACED 2 – FUTURE RECALL, Moree Plains Gallery, Moree (Australia). 
 
  • REVOLUCIÓN, ABM Confecciones, Madrid (Spain).
  • SPACED 2 – FUTURE RECALL, Alcoa Mandurah Art Gallery, Mandurah (Australia).
  • SPACED 2 – FUTURE RECALL, Vancouver Arts Center, Albany (Australia).
  • SPACED 2 – FUTURE RECALL, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, Bunbury (Australia).
  • AMOR, ABM Confecciones, Madrid (Spain).
 
  • FISURAS NA VITRINA, Museo Provincial de Lugo, Lugo (Spain).
  • LA ANTIESPAÑA, ABM Confecciones, Madrid (Spain).
  • ERRE QUE ERRE QUE ERRE QUE ERRE, Encarnación González 8, Madrid (Spain).
  • ANARCO – ART LLIBERTARI VS ART LIBERAL, Valencia (Spain).
 
  • XVIII BIENAL DE CERVEIRA, Vila Nova de Cerveira (Portugal).
  • ARTE Y PROPAGANDA LIBERTARIA, Encarnación González 8, Madrid (Spain).
  • SPACED 2 – FUTURE RECALL, Western Australian Museum, Perth (Australia).
  
  • MONTE DE ESTÉPAR. Espacio Tangente, Burgos (Spain).
   
  • USEFUL ART MUSEUM. Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven (Netherlands). Co-production with Queens Museum, New York.
  • JORNADAS CONTRA FRANCO. Artistas Antifascistas, Encarnación Gonzalez 8, Madrid (Spain).
  • PROCESÁLIA. University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
  • RES PUBLICAE. Galería Proceso/Arte Contemporáneo, Cuenca (Ecuador).
 
  • A OBRA ELIXIDA. Mihl Museum, Lugo (Spain).
  • EXTRARRADIO. Mustang Gallery, Elche (Spain).
 
  • ARTE UTIL, OffLimits, Madrid (Spain).
  • RES PUBLICAE. OffLimits, Madrid (Spain) and Centre of Arts Frankston, Frankston, Victoria (Australia).
 
  • RES PUBLICAE. Cura Project Space, Rome (Italy).
  • SOBRE LA DEFENSA. Revista Sublime, ARCO 2010, Madrid (Spain).
  • VISIÓN : DESAFÍOS, Loop / Instituto Cervantes. Higher Institute of Cinema, Giza, Cairo (Egipt); Instituto Cervantes, New Delhi (India); Experiments in Cinema Festival, Albuquerque (USA); Impackt Festival, Utrecht (Neatherlands)
 
  • HYBRID GENERATIONS: Forms and Languages of Video-Art in Spain. CIGE 2009 - China International Gallery Exposition, Casa Asia, Beijing (China).
  • PANDEO, Festival LP' 09. CCCB, Barcelona (Spain).
  • VISIÓN : FICCIÓN, Loop / Instituto Cervantes. Art Beijing 2009, Beijing (China); Instituto Cervantes, Shanghai (China) and Centro Cultural Sao Paulo (Brazil).
  • DESTROY EVERYTHING YOU TOUCH. Espai d'Art Gandia, (Spain).
 
  • IDENTIDADES - ARTE Y SEXOS. Laboral, Gijón (Spain).
  • CARA O CECA - Miradas sobre el dinero en el arte. RedGaleria, Buenos Aires (Argentina).
  • FRAGIL - Jeune Création Vidéo en Europe. La Maison - Carré Bonnat, Bayonne (France).
  • ESTÉTICAS DEL DESASTRE. Wall & Video, Magatzems, Valencia (Spain).
  • SITUACIÓN. CGAC, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
  • INTERNATIONAL TRIENNALE OF CONTEMPORARY ART - Re-Reading the Future. ITCA, Praga (Czech Republic).
  • PROYECTO GÉNERO. Espace Cultural Ample, Barcelona (Spain).
  • PREVIEW BERLIN 08. Stand Galería DF Arte Contemporáneo, Berlin (Germany).
  • FRAGIL. Espai Ubú, Barcelona (Spain).
  • HANGAR AL CASM. Centre d’Art Santa Mònica, Barcelona (Spain).
  • VIDEO A LA CARTA II. Galería DF Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
     
  • RENCONTRES INTERNATIONALES PARIS / BERLIN. Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid (Spain) and Centre Pompidou, Paris (France).
  • HANGAR AL CASM. Centre d’Art Santa Mònica, Barcelona (Spain).
  • NOLENS VOLENS N. 1. Off Limits, Madrid (Spain).
  • NO FUTURO. Espacio ONG, Caracas (Venezuela).
  • O DEBUXO POR DIANTE. CGAC in cooperation with Auditorio de Galicia, Fundación Granell, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela and C Zona, Santiago de Compostela (Spain)
 
 
  • HANGAR AL CASM. Centre d’Art Santa Mònica, Barcelona (Spain).
  • FUEGO, CAMINA CONMIGO. Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas (Venezuela).
  • VIDEOURBANITAS. Espacio Movistar, Forum de Barcelona, Barcelona (Spain).
  • PULSAR. Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Museo Alejandro Otero and Cinemateca Nacional, Caracas (Venezuela).
  • VIII INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR YOUNG ARTISTS. Galería Luis Adelantado, Valencia (Spain)
  • X CERTAMEN UNICAJA DE ARTES PLASTICAS. Palácio Episcopal de Málaga, Málaga (Spain)
  • LABERINTO DE MUSEOS. Instituto Cervantes, Beijing (China).
  • DIFERENTES - Young Spanish Art In Asbach. Museum Kloster Asbach Rotthalmünster, (Germany).
  • IV ANNIVERSARY COLLECTIVE EXHIBITION. La Fabrica de Licors Arts Visuals, Palma de Mallorca (Spain)
  • VIII FESTIVAL DE POESIA DE LA MEDITERRÀNIA. Palma de Mallorca (Spain).
  • 5TH EMIRATES FILM COMPETITION, Haiku Cinema. Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates).
  • URBANITAS. MARCO, Vigo (Spain).
  • EMPORIOS INVISIBLES. Fundación Granell, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
 
  • V AWARD FOR NEW ARTISTS 2005. Auditorio de Galicia, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
  • XORNADAS ALG-A 05. Facultad de Bellas Artes de la Universidad de Vigo, Pontevedra (Spain).
  • RESISTENTE AL AGUA. Fundación Caixa Galicia, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
  • RENCONTRES INTERNATIONALES PARIS / BERLIN. Paris (France).
  • ZINEBI 47. Museo de Bellas Artes, Bilbao (Spain).
  • RESIDENTES. Fundación Caixa Galicia, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
  • L’ ALTERNATIVA – 12 Independent Film Festival. CCCB, Barcelona (Spain).
  • ASOLOARTFILMFESTIVAL XIV. Asolo (Italy).
  • VIDEOLISBOA 2005. Galeria Zé dos Bois, Lisbon (Portugal).
  • MECAL 2005. CCCB, Barcelona (Spain).
  • FEEDBACK 14 - Author’s documentary. La Otra – Telemadrid in cooperation with Espacio Feedback, Madrid (Spain).
  • VIDEO A LA CARTA. Galeria DF Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
  • IMAGIN@RTE. Fundación Caixa Galicia, A Coruña (Spain).
  • QUANDO UM MINUTO SE ARRASTA 2. Salão Olimpico, Oporto (Portugal)
  • INTERVENCIONES TV.6. Fundación Rodríguez, Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain).
  • INDIE LISBOA - Lisbon’s International Festival of Independent Cinema. Lisbon (Portugal).
   
  • STRADDLE. Sala Nil, Fundación Metronom, Barcelona (Spain).
  • LIBRO DE ARTISTA. Fundación Granell, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
  
  • LAS AGENCIAS - MACBA. Contemporary Art Museum of Barcelona, Barcelona (Spain).
  • II VIDEO CREATION FESTIVAL. Fundación La Lavandería, Barcelona (Spain).
 
  • ESPAI OBERT VII. Galería Ferrán Cano, Barcelona (Spain).
 
  • ESPAI OBERT V. Galería Ferrán Cano, Barcelona (Spain) in cooperation with Roebling Hall Gallery, Brooklyn, (USA).
  • NEW ART - Contemporary Art Fair. Stand Galería Ferrán Cano, Hotel Gran Sants, Barcelona (Spain).
   
  • SALÓN DE INVIERNO. Espacio Goya, Madrid (Spain).
 
  • ESTO NO ES UNA CRISIS. Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid (Spain).

RESIDENCIES

 
  • 2014 from August 1st until September 30th – in Derby (Kimberley, Western Australia), commissioned by Spaced 2 – Future Recall
  • 2007 - from September 15th until October 1st - at Projecto 270, Costa da Caparica, Lisbon (Portugal) 
  • 2006/2008 - from November 2006 until November 2008 - at Hangar - Production Centre, Barcelona (Spain)

CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS

 
  • Conference as one of the artists involved in the Arte Útil Archive. “Arte Útil / Broadcasting the archive #6”, MACBA – Contemporary Art Museum of Barcelona, Barcelona (Spain).
 
  • Artist talk at International Art Space (formerly IASKA), Perth (Australia).
  
  • 6 weeks seminar on Contemporary Art Practice, Universidad Europea de Madrid, Madrid (Spain).
  • Conference on the work "Intramuros", Espacio Crea, Elche (Spain).
 
  • Iteration:Again Symposium at Tasmanian School of Art, Hobart (Australia).
  • Art Forum presentation at Tasmanian School of Art, Hobart (Australia).
  • 5 weeks seminar on Contemporary Art Practice at Universidad Europea de Madrid, Madrid (Spain).
  • Conference on the exhibition "Visión : Desafíos", Instituto Cervantes, New Delhi (India).
  • Conference on Visibility platforms: strategies and processes, Fine Arts College of the Complutense University, Madrid (Spain).
   
  • Conference on Ready Made, ELISAVA | Barcelona School of Design and Engineering, Barcelona (Spain).
   

GRANTS AND AWARDS

  • VIII International Call for Young Artists, 2006, Galeria Luis Adelantado, Valencia (Spain).
  • V Award for New Artists, 2005, Auditorio de Galicia, Santiago de Compostela (Spain).
  • First Prize in Video Creation Imagin@rte, Fundación Caixa Galicia. Exhibition at Centro ON, A Coruña, (Spain).
  • Jury Award and Public Award - Intervenciones TV.6 - Fundación Rodríguez, Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain).

COLLECTIONS

 
  • CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela (Spain)
  • Fundación Caixa Galicia, A Coruña (Spain)
  • Mediateca C.C. Montehermoso, Ayuntamiento de Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain) 
  • Fundação PLMJ, Lisboa, (Portugal)
  • Luis Adelantado Collection, Valencia (Spain)
  • Private collections

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