García, Dora

CV

Born in Valladolid, Spain in 1965.

Lives and works in Barcelona.

Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

1991

  • “The Drawing Room”. Stelling Gallery, with Johann Slabynck. Leiden, The Netherlands.
  • “The Drawing Room”. Zaal Gallery. Delft, The Netherlands.
  • “Stichting de Appel”. with Albert Goederongd and Q.S. Serafijn. Ámsterdam.*

1993

  • “Hop Frog”. Juana de Aizpuru Gallery. with Ana Laura Aláez. Madrid.

1994

  • “Fiction”. Zaal Gallery. Delf, The Netherlands.

1995

  • “Ficción”. Juana de Aizpuru Gallery. Seville, Spain.

1996

  • “Años Luz”. Juana de Aizpuru Gallery. Madrid.
  • “Años Luz”. Zaal Gallery. Delft, The Netherlands.
  • “Dream”. Galería Mot & Van den Boogard. Brussels.

1997

  • “Sueño”. Joan Prats Gallery. Barcelona.
  • “Sueño”. Stedelijk Museum Bureau. with Sane Cam. Amsterdam.*
  • “CD Project”. Artimo Foundation. ArtBook. Breda, Amsterdam.
  • “CD Project”. Galería Mot&Van den Boogaard, Brussels.

1998

  • “BOX”. Galería Mot & Van den Boogaard. Brussels.
  • “Intro/Fin”. Galería Caracol. Valladolid, Spain.

1999

  • “Secretamente, y sin que nadie se diera cuenta hasta ahora…”. Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo. New Artists Venue. Seville, Spain.
  • “Heartbeat Internet Project”. LostArt. Amsterdam; Frac Languedoc-Roussillon, Montpellier, France.
  • “Heartbeat Soundtrack”. Huis a/d werf. Utrecht, The Netherlands.
  • ”Coreografías”. Juana de Aizpuru Gallery. Madrid.

2000

  • ”Choreographies”, Etablissement d’en Face, Brussels.
  • ”Sleep (Close Up)”, ARCO Project Rooms, IFEMA, Madrid.*
  • ”Sleep Project”, Ellen de Bruyne Projects, Amsterdam.
  • ”Va a Desaparecer”, PhotoSpain, Juana de Aizpuru Gallery, Madrid.

2001

  • ”Two Mirrors”, Ellen de Bruyne Projects, Amsterdam.
  • ”Inserts in Real Time”, Jan Mot Gallery, Brussels.
  • ”1101001000infinito”, Fundación La Caixa, Barcelona.*
  • ”La Pared de Cristal”, La Gallera, Valencia, Spain.*
  • ”Mínimo Denominador Común”, Sala Montcada, Barcelona.

2002

  • ”The Breathing Lesson”, Jan Mot Gallery, Brussels.
  • “Dora Garcia” Juana de Aizpuru Gallery. Madrid. Spain
  • Jan Mot Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

2003

  • ”The Kingdom”, MACBA, Barcelona.*
  • ”The Locked Room”, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam.

2004

  • ”Forever”, Permanent commissioned work for the Frac Lorraine, France.
  • ”Luz Intolerable & La Esfinge”, Museo Patio Herreriano, Valladolid, Spain.
  • ”It was a pleasure to burn”, Joan Prats Gallery, Barcelona.

2005

  • ”Letters to Other Planets”, Michel Rein Gallery, Paris.
  • ”Introduction to a Scientific Aesthetics” (with Mathew Buckingham), Fundación Telefónica, Madrid.*
  • ARCO Project Rooms, Juana de Aizpuru Gallery. ARCO Madrid.*
  • ”Vibraciones”, MUSAC, León,*
  • ”Des Messages, des Instructions, des Questions”, Frac Bourgogne, Dijon, France.
  • ”Dora García: Festival de Performance y Video” Espacio 1, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid.*

2006

  • ”Code inconnu”, SMAK, Gent, Belguim.*
  • ”Rooms, Conversations/ Cellule Cité Lenine”, Les Laboratoires d’Aubervilliers, Paris.*
  • ”Habitaciones, Conversaciones”, Juana de Aizpuru Gallery, Madrid.
  • ”Múltiples y Colectivos”, Museo del Empordá, Figueres, Girona, Spain.*
  • ”Instant Narrative”, projectrooms, Artissima, Turín, Italia with Michel Rein Gallery and Ellen de Bruijne Gallery.*

2007

  • “Rezos”. Madrid Abierto. Madrid, Spain. www.rezosprayers.org
  • “Zimmer, Gespräche/Chambers, Conversations”, Galerie Michel Rein, Paris.
  • Festival Internacional de Cine de Rotterdam. Presenting: “Zimmer, Gespräche” Rótterdam, The Netherlands.
  • “The Beggar’s Opera”. Performance in the public space. Münster, Germany. www.thebeggarsopera.org
  • ”Zimmer, Gespräche” GFZK, Leipzig, Germany.
  • ”Contes Choisis”, Centro de Arte Santa Mónica, Barcelona.
  • ”Untitled”, Galería Ellen de Bruijne, Amsterdam.
  • “The Crowd”, Performance in ‘Poetry and Dream’ Section at Tate Gallery, London.
  • “Habitaciones, conversaciones”, Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid.
  • “Dora García” Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst – GfZK, Leipzig, Germany.

2008

  • “Según San Mateo” Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid.
  • “Dora García, The first image is an unconditional close up of an eyelid” Wilkinson Gallery, London.
  • “The Innocents”, performance.Carlrsberg Tap E, Valby.
  • “Be an outlaw, be a hero” Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2009

  • “What a fucking wonderful audiance*” Galerie Michel Rein, Paris.
  • “Playing the City”. Schirn Kunsthall Frankfurt, Römerberg, Germany.
  • “Men I Love“. ProjectSD, Barcelona, Spain
  • Kunsthalle. Berna. Switzerland
  • “¿Where do characters go when the story is over? Centro Gallego de Arte Contemporáneo. Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • “A lecture of William Holden by William Holden, El principi d´incertesa”, MACBA.
  • “William Holden in Frankfurt”. for Playing the City, Schrin Kunsthalle, Frankfurt (Alemania)
  • “DDR: Ostalgie & Paranoia”. Dora Garcia – Maix Mayer. Gemak. Den Haag. Netherlands
  • “Prayers/Jerusalem”. Al Ma’mal Foundation for contemporary Art. Jerusalem.
  • “Piezas Habladas”. Juana de Aizpuru Gallery. Madrid, Spain.

2010

  • “For Nothing, Against Everything / Por nada contra todo”. OPA. Guadalajara, Mexico
  • “I am a judge – Index”. – The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation. Stockholm, Sweden/ Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland
  • “Real artist don´t have teeth”. Performance Actor: Jakob Tamm. Moderna Museet Biografen. Included in Index – The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation. Stockholm, Sweden.
  • “The Deviant Majority”. Galeria Civica di Trento. Italy
  • “Printemps de Septembre” Toulouse, France

2011

  • “Videos y Fotografías”. Exhibition with Georg Herold in Juana de Aizpuru gallery, during 40º anniversary progam.
  • 54 Bienal de Venecia. ”IllumiNations”, with the work “The inadequate”. Venice, Italy
  • “Forever”. Dora García, Joe Scanlan, Isidoro Valcárcel Medina. Galería ProjecteSD. Barcelona.
  • “Die Fünfte Säule”. Secession. Wien
  • Dora Garcia, Aubette 1928. Strasbourg (France)
  • Real Artists don’t have Teeth (RijksakademieLIVE #1). Rijksakademie, Amsterdam

2012

  • “The Beggar’s Thing”. Galerie Michel Rein. Paris

2013

  • “Dora Garcia: The Umbrella Corner (4/7) – I Can’t Believe Al Didn’t Come”. Projecte SD. Barcelona
  • “Exposition XLV Prix Internacional d’Art Contemporain”. Fondation Prince Pierre de Mónaco. Bienal de Venecia
  • “CONTINUARRACION: sobre sueños y crímenes”. Centro José Guerrero. Granada
  • “Die Sinthome-partitur”. KUB Arena. Kunsthaus Bregenz. Austria
  • “Dora García: Here comes everybody”. Projecte SD. Barcelona.

2014

  • “Autour des Crimes et des Reves”. Montreal

2015

  • “A letter from Joyce to Isben. The Inadequate”. Gallery F15 and Moss. Noruega
  • “I see words, I hear voices”. The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery. Toronto.