Gianfranco Foschino

Gianfranco Foschino was born in 1983 in Santiago de Chile. He graduated in Cinema Studies from UNIACC University (Santiago). Foschino, acknowledged for his videos & installations, is one of the key artists of a new generation in Chile. In 2010 had his first exhibition ALMOST ROMANTIC curated by Christopher Eamon at I-20 Gallery, New York. In 2011 his work was featured at the Latin American Pavilion of 54th Biennale di Venezia.

 

In 2014, he participated as guest artist of MONOLITH CONTROVERSIES Chilean Pavilion at 14th International Architecture Exhibition, awarded with the Silver Lion prize. He currently lives & works in Santiago, Chile.

 

 

 

Solo Shows

 

2019    Sed. Centro Cultural Matucana 100, Santiago, Chile

2018    Das Kind. Weltkunstzimmer, Dusseldorf, Germany.

2017    Humboldt. Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Mónica, USA.

2017    Atmosphere. Baeckerstrasse 4, Vienna. Austria.

2016    Locus. Visual Art Museum, Santiago, Chile.

2016    Time Lapse.  Metales Pesados Visual & Ekho Gallery, Santiago, Chile.

2016     Isla. Galería Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.

2015    Hidden Stories. Standtgalerie, Saarbrucken, Germany.

2015    Eclipse, Here & Now. Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Monica, USA.

2014    A Silent Passage. Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart, Germany.

2013    Estados Insulares. Galería Casa E, Valparaíso, Chile.

2013    A New Landscape. Galería Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.

2012    Im Oberlichtraum. Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart, Germany.

2012    Cinco Historias. Galería Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.

2011    La Escena Del Crimen. Galería González y González, Santiago, Chile.

2010    Fragmentos De Tiempo. G44 Centre for Contemporary Photography,

Toronto, Canada.

 

 

Group Exhibitions

 

2020    Gran Sur. Sala Alcalá 31, Madrid, Spain.

2020    Casa Chilena. Centro Cultural Palacio La Moneda, Santiago, Chile.

2019    La Naturaleza De Las Cosas. Museo de Arte de la Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. Colombia Humboldt Forum, Berlin, Alemania.

2019    Something Is Missing. Accompanied by Tsubasa Kato. Instituto Cervantes, Tokyo, Japan.

2019    Courage In Transience. Aomori Contemporary Art Center (ACAC), Aomori, Japan.

2019    Foreshadows. Tokyo Arts & Space HONGO, Tokyo, Japan.

2019    Inexterior. MAPFRE Foundation, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.

2019    Marea: Arte Y Espacio Maritimoc. ENTEX, Valparaiso, Chile.

2019    Espiritu Santo #1. 2nd Kronos Art, Barcelona, Spain.

2018    Warum Kunst? Ulm Museum & Kunsthalle Weishaupt, Ulm, Germany.

2018    The Swindle: Art Between Seeing And Believing. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, USA.

2018    Ethereal. Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Mónica, USA.

2018    Horizonte De Sucesos. Espacio de Arte OTR, Madrid, Spain.

2018    1065591. Visiones Laterales. Centro Nacional de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago, Chile.

2017    Lo Que Ha Dejado Huellas. Centro Nacional de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago, Chile.

2017    Post 90. Contemporary Art Museum, Santiago, Chile.

2017    Barbie. Rotative Repository of Latin American Video Art, Galería Die Ecke, Santiago, Chile.

2017    El Museo del Barrio, New York, USA.

2017    67 Ludlow, New York, USA.

2016    WE WERE HERE: Absence Of The Figure. Orange County Museum of Art, Orange County, USA.

2016    Des-Tiempo. Sala Gasco, Santiago, Chile.

2016    Febrero Untitled. Metales Pesados Visual, Santiago, Chile.

2016    Friends With Benefits. Galeria Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.

2015    Kaleidoscope: Abstraction In Architecture. Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Mónica, USA.

2015    Images From The Anthropocene. Accompanied by Michael Bergman. LA Projects, Landshut, Germany.

2015    Lineas De La Mano. Sicardi Gallery, Houston, USA.

2015    Between Spheres. Daniels Spectrum, Toronto, Canada.

2015    Utopia Is No Place. Galería NF, Madrid, Spain.

2015    Wir Sind Utopia. Galería Video Concreta, Matucana 100, Santiago, Chile.

2014    Ilusión Optica. Mondern Art Museum, Mexico City, Mexico.

2014    Futbol. Nassauische Kunstverein Wiesbaden, Berlin, Germany. SESC Vila Mariana, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Caraffa Museum, Córdoba, Argentina. Contemporary Art Museum, Caracas, Venezuela. Contemporary Art Museum, Santiago, Chile. Contemporary Art Center, Quito, Ecuador.

2014    Puro Chile. La Moneda Palace Cultural Center, Santiago, Chile.

2014    Sub 30. Contemporary Art Museum, Santiago, Chile.

2014    Territorios Fronterizos. Matucana 100, Santiago, Chile.

2014    Doppelgang. Galería Arróniz Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico.

2014    Tales Of Mistery & Imagination. Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart, Germany.

2014    Video Art. Galeria Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.

2014    Tierra De Nadie. Galería González y González, Lima, Peru.

2013    Southern Panoramas/ 18th Videobrasil SESC Pompéia, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2013    Miradas Insobornables. Hotel de Imnigrantes, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2013    Futbol. Bienal SIART. La Paz, Bolivia. MUNTREF, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Palacete Das Artes, Salvador do Bahia, Brazil. SESC Quitandinha, Rio do Janeiro, Brazil. National Museum of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil. Banco República, Montevideo, Uruguay.

2013    25th Anniversary. Modern Art Museum, Castro, Chile.

2013    Reality Based. Galería Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.

2013    Video Arte Chile. Galería Video Concreta, Matucana 100, Santiago, Chile.

2013    Salón De Invierno. Galería González y González, Santiago, Chile.

2013    The Kids & The Axe. Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid.

2012    Poetas En Tiempo De Escasez. Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, Quito, Ecuador. Caraffa Museum, Córdoba, Argentina. Galería Juan Pardo Heeren, Lima, Perú. Centro Cultural Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, Bolivia.

2012    Subte. Montevideo, Uruguay.

2012    Ensayos Autonomos. Espacio de Arte OTR, Madrid, Spain.

2012    Latinoamerica. Miheliceva Gallery, Ptuj, Slovenia.

2012    Dicen Que Somos El Atraso. Galería Gabriela Mistral, Santiago, Chile.

2012    Retorna. Centro Cultural de España, Santiago, Chile.

2012    The Second Seating For The Last Supper. Galería Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain. 1065591. 25th Les Instant Video, Marseille, France. 1065591. 1st Moving Images Biennale, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2011    Hohenrausch 2. O.K. Centre of Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria.

2011    Videosphere: A New Generation. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, USA.

2011    Southern Panoramas/ 17th Videobrasil SESC Belenzinho. Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2011    A Carta Da Jamaica. Fundaçao Oi Futuro, Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Museo de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia. Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires, Argentina. National Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago, Chile.

2011    Less Time Than Space. Museo de Arte Raúl Anguiano, Guadalajara, Mexico.

2011    Silencio Para 5 + En la Pampa. National Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago, Chile.

2011    Antologia Visual De Jovenes Fotografos Chile 2010-2011. Contemporary Art Museum, Santiago, Chile.

2011    Lota. 22th FIDMarseille, Marseille, France.

2011    La Espera. 23rd FICViña, Viña del Mar, Chile.

2011    Home. Region 0. New York, USA.

2010    To The Elements!  Wyoming Building. New York, USA.

2010    Agua Na Oca. OCA Auditorium/ Ibirapuera Park, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2010    Tempest. Goethe Institute, Hong Kong, China.

2010    Vacuna. Wschodnia Gallery, Lodz, Poland.

2010    Almost Romantic. Accompanied by Cecilia Nygren, I-20 Gallery, New York, USA.

2010    Less Time Than Space. Museo de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia. Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires, Argentina. National Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago, Chile.

2010    A Carta Da Jamaica. Fundaçao Oi Futuro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

2010    Transcripcion Local. Palacio Astoreca, Iquique, Chile.

2010    Barbie. 12th Festival des Cinemas Differents, Paris, France

2010    Home, La Espera & Barbie. 19th Visionaria Festival, Siena, Italy.

2010    Home. 23rd Images Festival, Toronto, Canada.

2010    La Espera. 7th Exis. Seoul, South Korea.

2010    La Espera. 17th Valdivia Film Festival, Valdivia, Chile.

2010    Home, Barbie & La Fenetre. 7th Les Inattendus, Lyon, France

2009    La Espera. 6th Cinema Itineraires, Brussels, Belgium.

 

 

Biennials

 

2019    El Cuarto Mundo / 14th Media Art Biennial. Centro Cultural Matucana 100, Santiago, Chile.

2017    Temblor / 13th Media Art Biennial Centro Nacional de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago, Chile.

2016    Impermanencia / 13th Cuenca Biennial Pumpapungo Museum. Cuenca, Ecuador.

2014    Monolith Controversies / 14th International Architecture Exhibition

Chilean Pavilion. Arsenale, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice. Italy.

2014    Unsettled Landscapes / 9th Santa Fé Biennial. SITE Santa Fé. Santa Fé, USA.

2014    Hiperrealidad / 19th Santa Cruz de la Sierra Biennial Contemporary Art Museum, Santa Cruz, Bolivia.

2014    500 Años De Futuro / 2nd Montevideo Biennial Banco República. Montevideo, Uruguay.

2012    Deus Ex Media / 10th Media Arts Biennial. Contemporary Art Museum, Santiago, Chile.

2011    Between Forever And Never / 54th La Biennale di Venezia. Latin American Pavilion. Arsenale, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice. Italy.

 

 

Talks

 

2019    Acac (Aomori Contemporary Art Centre). Aomori. Japan.

2017- 2016     Inach (Chilen Antarctic Institute). King George Island. Antarctic.

2012    Art Stays. Ptuj. Slovenia.

2012    Galeria Gabriela Mistral. Santiago. Chile.

2011    National Museum Of Fine Arts. Santiago. Chile.

2010    Video Is The Only Constant. London. England.

2010    Art Complex Video Lab. Edinburgh. England.

2010    Yonsei University. Soul. South Korea.

2009    Patricio Guzman’s Documentary Film Seminar. Santiago. Chile.

 

 

Grants & Residencies

 

2019    Acac. Aomori Contemporary Art Centre. Aomori. Japan.

2018    Tokas. Tokyo Arts & Space. Tokyo. Japan.

2017    Heima Art Residency. Sey›Isfjör›Ur. Iceland

2017    Bosque Pehuen Residency Program. Pucón. Chile.

2014    Iscp. International Studio & Curatorial Program. Nyc. Usa.

2012    Faap Artistic Residency. Sao Paulo. Brazil.

2011    Fondart. National Council Of Culture And The Arts. Chile.

2010    Dirac. Chilean Department Of Foreign Affairs. Chile.

 

 

Awards

 

2014    Silver Lion prize of 14th International Architecture Exhibition.

2014    Monolith Controversies (guest artist) - Chilean pavilion.

 

 

Public Collections

 

Albright-Knox Art Gallery. Buffalo, NY. USA.

Orange County Museum Of Art. Orange County, CA. USA.

National Gallery Of Victoria. Melbourne. Australia.

Borusan Contemporary. Istanbul. Turkey.

Fundacion Sorigue. Lleida. Spain.

Fundacao Videobrasil. Sao Paulo. Brazil.

Contemporary Art Museum. Santiango. Chile.

Galeria Gabriela Mistral. Santiago. Chile.

 

 

Publications

 

2019    Depetris, Irene, Urzúa Macarena. Mas Allá De La Naturaleza. Uah Ediciones, Santiago, Chile.

2018    Segimoto, Katsuhiko. TOKAS Anual Report. Tokyo Arts & Space, Tokyo, Japan

2018    Jahn, Andrea. Hidden Stories. Kerber, Berlin, Germany.

2017    Aldunate, Carlos. Cabo De Hornos. Editorial Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino, Santiago, Chile.

2017    Zapata, Cristóbal, Cameron, Dan. Impermanencia. Bienal de Cuenca, Cuenca, Ecuador.

2017    Loewenthal, Florencia. Coleccion De Arte Contemporaneo 2017, GGM, CNCA. A Impresores, Santiago, Chile.

2016    Mellado, Justo. Locus. Imprenta Italiana, Santiago, Chile.

2016    Silva-Avaria, Cristián, Rosenblut, Yael. Des-Tiempo. Ediciones Gasco, Santiago, Chile.

2015    Walker, Ellyn. Indigenous Land As Common Ground. Prefix #31, Toronto, Canada.

2015    Andaur, Rodolfo. Tarapaca Landscapes. Ediciones Metales Pesados, Santiago, Chile.

2014    Alonso, Pedro, Polmarola, Hugo. Monolith Controversies. Hatje Cantz, Germany.

2014    Hoffman, Irene. Unsettled Landscapes. Site Santa Fé. Santa Fé, NM, USA.

2014    Berger, Daniela. Puro Chile. E.Centro Cultural Palacio La Moneda, Santiago, Chile.

2014    Hug, Alfons. 500 Años De Futuro. Editorial Mosca, Montevideo, Uruguay.

2014    Iglesia, Claudio. Falsa Conciencia. Ediciones Metales Pesados, Santiago, Chile.

2014    González Lohse, Jorge. Sub30. Ediciones C, Santiago, Chile.

2013    Farks, Solange. 18th Panoramas Do Sul. SESC Editions, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2013    Hug, Alfons. Futbol. UNTREF, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2013    Hug, Alfons. Miradas Insobornables. UNTREF, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2013    Goffard, Nathalie. Imagen Criolla. Ediciones Metales Pesados, Santiago, Chile.

2012    Olhagaray, Nestor. Deus Ex Media. Corporación Chilena de Video, Santiago, Chile.

2012    Serrati, Valentina. Retorna. Nuevos Medios Cultura, Santiago, Chile.

2012    Quijano, Rodrigo. Dicen Que Somos El Atraso. P. Cultura, Santiago, Chile.

2011    Sturm, Martin. Hohenrausch 2. OK Books, Linz, Austria.

2011    Sloane, Patricia. Lingua Franca. Landucci, Mexico City, Maxico.

2011    Hug, Alfons. Entre Siempre Y Jamás. Sala Editori, Venice, Italy.

2011    Farkas, Solange.17th Panoramas Do Sul SESC, Sao Paulo, Brazil.