MFASO Lecture

Itziar Barrio

Monday, December 10, 2018

7:00pm - 9:00pm

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Itziar Barrio (1976, Bilbao) lives and works in New York City. Her recent survey exhibition, 'By All Means', curated by Johanna Burton (Keith Haring Director and Curator of Education and Public Engagement at the New Museum) took place at Azkuna Zentroa, Bilbao. Barrio's work has been presented internationally at: MACBA, Barcelona; Museum of Contemporary Art of Belgrade, Serbia; PARTICIPANT INC, NYC; Museo del Banco de la República, Bogotá, Colombia, Abrons Arts Center, NYC; Anthology Films Archives, NYC; Havana Biennial, Cuba; tranzit, Romania; (ENPAP) European Network of Public Art Producers; Espacio ODEÓN, Bogotá, Colombia; ARTIUM Museum, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain; Hudson Valley Center of Contemporary Art (HVCCA), Peekskill, NY; Festival of Ideas for the New City at New Museum, NYC; Storefront for Art and Architecture, NYC; acb Gallery, Budapest, Hungary; Rincón Projects, Bogota, Colombia; 404 Festival of Post-Electronic Art 2008, Trieste, Italy; PiST, Istanbul, Turkey; Academy of Fine Arts in Gdansk, Poland; The Kunsthaus Tacheles, Berlin; LOOP, Barcelona; and Galerie Thomas Henry Ross, Montreal. She has received awards including grants from the Brooklyn Arts Council, the Spanish Ministry of Culture, the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, Foundation for Contemporary Arts, NYC, as well as the New York Foundation for the Arts Individual Artist Grant and BBVA Foundation. She has participated in a number of residencies including the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, La Escuelita Nicaragua and The International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP). She has lectured at NYU, MICA, Montclair University and Parsons, The New School for Design, among many others. She teaches at the School of Visual Arts in NYC.