Juan Manuel Echavarría

Born in Medellin, Colombia in 1947, Juan Manuel Echavarría lives and works in New York and Bogotá. His work has been exhibited extensively throughout Latin America, Europe, and the United States. In 2017-2018,  an expansive 20-year career survey exhibition was on view at MAMBO Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá, CO. A 200-page monograph was published by Toluca Editions on this occasion. Select exhibitions include: Tate Modern, London, United Kingdom.  The Artist and Society: Citizens wall. Requiem NN (2020); North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, USA. POWER : EMPOWER (2019); Centro Cultural Salmona, Universidad de Caldas, Manizales, CO (2018); Hemeroteca Nacional Universitaria Carlos Lleras Restrepo, Bogotá, CO (2016); Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris,  (2013-2014), traveling to Museo Amparo, Puebla, Mexico (2014); Musée du quai Branly, Paris, France (2013 – 2014), Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum, Germany (2014);  Casa Daros, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2013);  Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2013),  Museo de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia (2013 - 2015), 18th Biennale of Sydney, Australia (2012); Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia (2012);  Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico, D.F., Mexico (2012); Phoenix Art Museum, AZ (2012); Bienal Do Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil (2011);  Media Art Sammlung Goetz, ZKM; Museum of Contemporary Art, Karlsruhe, Germany (2010); Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris,  (2006); Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy (2005).

Press

On Art and Aesthetics | February 2021
Screendaily | October 2018
ViceVersa | April 17, 2018
El Espectador | October 22, 2017
Le Monde | June 30, 2017
The New Yorker | 2014
La Guerra Que No Hemos Visto | 2013
Director Talk | October 10, 2013
Film Journal International | October 9, 2013
EL TIEMPO | October 8, 2013
Cinespect | October 7, 2013
The New York Times | October 7, 2013
EL DIARIO | October 5, 2013
The Seattle Times | March 21, 2013
El Espectador | March 18, 2013
arte al dia | December 2011
La "O" | 2011

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