Pablo Valbuena

 
 
STUDIES / ESTUDIOS
 
2003 Architecture graduate at Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid (E.T.S.A.M), Spain
 
AWARDS AND GRANTS / PREMIOS Y BECAS
 
2011 Artist in residence, The Mattress Factory Art Museum, Pittsburgh, USA
 
2010 Generación 2011 Award, Obra Social Cajamadrid, Spain
 
2009 Madrid Abierto, Public Art interventions (2009 - 2010), Spain
Ayudas a la creación contemporánea, Matadero Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Research and artist in residence program, WBK Vrije Academie / World Wide Visual Factory. The Hague, The Netherlands
 
2008 Honorary Mention, Prix Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria
 
2007 Artist in Residence. Casa de Velázquez. Madrid, Spain
 
 
EXHIBITIONS (SELECTION) / EXPOSICIONES (SELECCIÓN)

2013 Crono-grafía / Chrono-graphy,Galería Max Estrella, Madrid, Spain
Datascapes, Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey
Time Tiling [stuk], Artefact Festival, Stuk, Leuven, Belgium
Time Tiling [posco], Seoul, Korea
Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, Germany

2012 Site specific commission for the exhibition Mind the System, Find the Gap, Z33, Hasselt, Belgium
Construct, Deconstruct and Destroy, Curated by Carlos Garaicoa, Madrid, Spain
 
2011 Para-Site, The Mattress Factory Art Museum, Pittsburgh, USA
Real virtuality, Museum of the Moving Image, New York, USA 
Paris Photo´11, Galeria Max Estrella, Paris, France
Close your eyes and tell me what you see, Gothenburg Museum of Art and the Old Observatory ad Water Reservoir, USA
Generación 2011, La Casa Encendida, Madrid; Espai Cultural, Barcelona; Zaragoza, Spain
Art Brussels´11, Galeria Max Estrella, Brussels, Belgium
The Draughtsman Contract, Gallery Studio Sandra Recio, Geneva, Switzerland
ARCO´11, Galería Max Estrella, Madrid, Spain
 
2010 Museo ABC, Madrid, Spain
Almost Cinema´10, Ghent, Belgium
Puntos de Fuga / Vanishing Points, Galería Max Estrella, Madrid, Spain
Augmented Sculpture Series, Sala Parpalló, Valencia, Spain
Quadratura, Abierto x obras, Matadero de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Para-Sites, Laboral Centro de Arte, Gijón, Spain
Dynamic (in)position, MUAC, Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico D.F., Mexico
Torre, Madrid Abierto, Madrid, Spain
Paris Photo´10, Galería Max Estrella, Paris, France
Art Brussels´10, Galería Max Estrella, Brussels, Belgium
ARCO´10, Galería Max Estrella, Madrid, Spain
Encuentros Digitales, Centro de Arte Complutense, Madrid, Spain
Sobrestructuras, Espacio de Arte OTR, Madrid, Spain
 
2009 Extension series [yokohama], CREAM, International Festival for Arts and Media, Yokohama, Japan
DAF´09, Museum of Contemporary Arts Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
Extension series [vooruit], Almost Cinema´09, Vooruit, Gent, Belgium
Alter Arte 09, Murcia, Spain
Fluid Architectures, Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Mostravideo, Belo Horizonte and Vitoria, Brazil
Vrije Academie, Open studio, The Hague, The Netherlands
Hambre 09, Madrid, Spain
ARCO ’09, Galería Max Estrella, Madrid, Spain
 
2008 5th International Seoul Media Art Biennale,Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
OK Centrum for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria
Nowhere / Now Here, Laboral centro de arte, Gijón, Spain
Todaysart 08, The Hague, The Netherlands
Photoespaña ’08, Barrio de las Letras/Medialab Prado. Madrid, Spain
Hambre 08, Madrid, Spain
Sonorama, Centre d´Art Santa Mónica, Barcelona, Spain
Meduse, Mois Multi 9, Quebec City, Canada
ARCO´08, Área de las Artes Ayuntamiento de Madrid, Spain
 
2007 DAT exhibition, Singapore SC Museum, Singapore
Ars Electronica 2007: Goodbye Privacy, Second City exhibition, Linz, Austria
Noche en Blanco 2007, Medialab Prado, Madrid, Spain
Open Studio, Casa de Velázquez, Madrid, Spain
Interactivos 2007, Medialab Madrid, Centro Cultural Conde Duque, Spain
 
2006 Proyecta 2006. Arquitecturas, Madrid, Spain
Arquifoto: Proyecciones Atemporales, Centro Párraga, Murcia, Spain
 
PUBLIC ART PROJECTS
 
2012 N 19 26 10 W 99 09 16 [revolución], Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico
 
2011 N 40 24 58 W 03 41 48 [cortes], Plaza de las Cortes, Madrid, Spain
N 27 57 00 W 82 27 41 [poe garaje], Tampa, Florida, USA
 
2010 N 51 02 50 E 03 43 42 [vooruit], Almost Cinema, Ghent, Belgium
N 19 18 51 W 99 11 07 [muac], Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico D.F., Mexico
 
2009 N 37 59 02 W 01 07 48 [ayuntamiento murcia], Murcia, Spain
 
2008 N 52 04 37 E 04 19 00 [the hague city hall], The Hague, Netherlands
 
2007 N 40 24 39 W 03 41 37 [entramado], Plaza de las Letras - Medialab-Prado, Madrid, Spain
 
LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS
2012 Artist talk. Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Round table Cultura Visual Contemporánea, Fundación Mainel, Valencia, Spain
II Encontro de Artista Novos, Cidade da Cultura, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Paseo Project, Nuevos modelos creativos de experimentar la Ciudad, Zaragoza, Spain
 
2011 Curso de Inmersión en el Arte Actual, University Carlos III and Círculo de BBAA, Madrid, Spain
 
2010 Tampa Museum of Art, Florida, USA
St. Louis University, Madrid Campus, Spain
 
2009 Bern University, Joint Master of Architecture, Bern, Switzerland
Museo de Arte Abstracto Español, Cuenca, Spain
Space and perception workshops, Laboral Centro de Arte, , Gijón, Spain
Madrid Abierto: Urban Buddy Scheme, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain
 
2008 Space and Perception workshop/research group, Medialab-Prado, Madrid, Spain
V2 test_lab: urban play. V2-Noordkaap Foundation, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Arquiset´08, Lightscapes, Architecture Week, Barcelona, Spain
 
2007 Interactivos´08, Medialab-Prado, Madrid, Spain
 
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
 
- Vanderbeeken Robrecht. “Virtual Invaders. The Screen as a Mediator and Generator of Reality”. Virtual Invaders, Institute of Network Cultures, Amsterdam, 2011
- CUPtopia, “Ghost architecture…”. May 20, 2011
- Bennett Lennie, “Pablo Valbuena redifines parking garage for Lights on Tampa”. St. Petersburg Times. February 17, 2011
- Cereceda Miguel, “Suma y sigue”. ABC Cultural. February 6, 2011
- Close your eyes and tell me what you see, Gothenbourg, Pro Artbus Foundation, Eshibition Catalogue, 2011
- 11 Artist in a cold store. Conversations on Site Specific Art / 11 Artistas en una cámara frigorífica. Conversaciones sobre la práctica sitio específico, Matadero Madrid, Madrid, Exhibition Catalogue, 2011
- Generación 2011. Proyectos de Arte Cajamadrid, Obra Social Cajamadrid, Exhibition Catalogue, 2011
- Díaz Guardiola Javier, “Lo virtual puede ser muy real, ABC Cultural. September 8, 2010
- [In] Posición dinámica / Dynamic [in] position, Ars Electronica, Mexico, Exhibition Catalogue, 2010
- Edward Rothstein. “When Pictures Leap to Other Screens”. New York Times, Enero 2011
- Hontoria, Javier. “Pablo Valbuena, magia especial”. El Cultural, El Mundo. April 16, 2010
- Sánchez Argilés, Mónica. “La instalación, cómo y por qué” y “5x5”. El Cultural, El Mundo. June 26, 2009
- Van Bogaert, Pieter. “Projection-Injection-Incision. About Pablo Valbuena´s Extension Series”. Paper for Almost Cinema, Gent, Belgium. 2009
- Agotai, Doris. “Der Raum im Off. Die Leerstelle als inszenatorisches Gestaltungsmoment”, in: Frohne, Ursula; Haberer, Lilian Eds., Kinematographische Räume, München. 2009
- Agotai, Doris. “Starring Architecture”, in: Cultuur en media, 609, Mediafonds, Stimuleringsfonds Nederlandse Culturele Mediaproducties, Amsterdam. 2009
- Espejo, Beatriz. “Artistas con hambre”. El Cultural, El Mundo. June 6, 2009
- R. Klanten, L. Feireiss. “Beyond Architecture. Imaginative buildings and fictional cities”. Gestalten. February, 2009
- Hambre´09. Exhibition Catalogue. 2009
- Turn and widen. 5th Seoul International Biennale, Exhibition Catalogue. 2008
- Nowhere / Now here. Laboral Centro de Arte. Exhibition Catalogue. 2008
- Graham Coulter-Smith. “Pablo Valbuena, Augmented Sculpture v1.2”. artintelligence.net. January 2, 2008
- De Vicente, José Luis. “Pablo Valbuena ilumina el Barrio de las Letras”. El Cultural, El Mundo. March 6, 2008
- R. Bosco / S. Caldana. “Premios Ars Electronica”. Ciberpaís, El País. July 3, 2008
- Portinari, Beatriz. “La Vanguardia de la vanguardia”. El País. January 26, 2008
- “Esto es la Plaza de las Letras”. El País. January 26, 2008
- Peirano, Marta. “Menos interés por la tecnología y más por las ideas”. ADN.es. September 10, 2007
- R. Bosco / S. Caldana. “Ars Electronica invade el espacio urbano de Linz”. El País. September 6, 2007
- Albaladejo, Carlos / Peirano, Marta. “Ars Electronica ve la estrellas”. ADN.es. September 6, 2007
- Debatty, Regine. “Augmented Sculpture v1.0”. We-make-money-not-art.com. June 29, 2007
 

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