My biography

Clara Sánchez Sala

 

1987 Alicante, Spain

Lives and works in Madrid

 

Education

 

2013/14
 MA Art, Creation and Research Complutense University of Madrid (UCM), Madrid, Spain

2012/13 MA Photoespaña: theories of photography and art projects, European University of Madrid (UEM), Madrid, Spain

2007/12 BA Fine Art. Faculty of Fine Art, Castilla la Mancha University (UCLM), Cuenca, Spain

 

Residencies

2020 

Marso Foundation. Mexico City, Mexico

2017

Hangar International residence at Lisbon, Portugal

2016

PLUS Artist residency on creation and research in contemporary Art. Museum of the university of Alicante (MUA), Spain

2014

Aquemarropa, Artist residency at Alicante, Spain

 

Solo Show (Selection)

2020

Nous avons voulu capter la cohérence de son ouvre. Museum of Art of Alcobendas, Madrid , Spain

2018

El primer obstáculo: La experiencia básica.ATM Gallery, Gijón, España

2017

Fazer Horas.Curator. Fátima Lambert. Quase Galeria, Oporto, Portugal

Fazer Viagens. Curator. Fátima Lambert. Museu Nacional Soares Dos Reis, Oporto, Portugal

 

Group show ( Selection; art fair participations are not includes)

2020

Una conversación sensible al poder. Curator: Lola Iglesias. Museum Cervantes Birthplace, Madrid, Spain

El Arca. Lecturas contemporáneas del Archivo de la Villa. Curator: Pía Ogea. Conde Duque, Madrid, Spain

2019

A play of Boundaries. Curators: Jaime González, Manuela Padrón and Maria do Mar Fazenda. Carlos Carvalho Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal.

2018

Pulsión Tectónica. Cruce: Arte y pensamiento, Madrid, Spain

Idea, matéria y forma: Nuevo paradigma de la escultura actual. Curators: Cristina Anglada and Gema Melgar. Red Itiner, Madrid, Spain

 

2017

Adventus. Curator. Pablo L. Álvarez. ATM Gallery, Gijón, Spain

Anábasis. Curator. Bernardo Sopelana. MAG, Alicante, Spain

Narraciones Ficcionales. Curator Semíramis González. 6más1 Gallery, Madrid, Spain

 

2016

El Gran Tour. Curator. Beatriz Escudero. Sant Andreu Contemporani, Barcelona, Spain 

Desdecirse. Curator. Carlos Copertone. 6más1 Gallery, Madrid, Spain 

Casa Leibniz. Curator. Cristina Anglada.Santa Bárbara Palace, Madrid, Spain

La materia errante. Curator. Bernardo Sopelana. Alimentación 30, Madrid, Spain

 

2015


Nowhere: barcos y volcanes. Curator. Eduardo Hurtado. Salón, Madrid, Spain

 

2014


La Vietnamita. Curator. Marlon de Azambuja. OTR, Madrid, Spain

Pasado, Presente, Futuro. Curators. Tania Pardo, Sergio Rubira. C arte C, Madrid. Spain

Saque de Puerta. Curator. Daniel Silvo. C arte C, Madrid, Spain

 

2012


Encolectivo. Antonio Pérez foundation, contemporary art center, Cuenca, Spain

Audart. Auditorium theatre, Cuenca, Spain

 

2011

Entorno al dibujo. Curator. Gonzalo Puch. Faculty of Fine Art, UCLM, Cuenca, Spain

 

Awards and Grants 

2019

Drawing Room 2019, acquisition prize. Navacerrada Collection

2018

Awards for young creation XXIX Circuitos de Artes Pásticas, Comunidad de Madrid. Madrid, Spain

2017

Awards for young creation INJUVE. Prize in the modality of Visual Arts Projects. Madrid, Spain

Hangar International residence at Lisbon, Portugal

Grant for artists in foreing residency programmes 2017. Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Drawing Room 2017 acquisition prize. Kells Art Collection

2016

ESTAMPA 2016 acquisition prize. Los Bragales Art Collection

Plus Artist residency on creation and research in contemporary art. Museum of the University of Alicante (MUA), Alicante, Spain

 

2015

V Encontro de Artistas Novos. Cidade da Cultura. Santiago de Compostela
, Spain

Getxo Arte. Bilbao
, Spain

Selected award XVI Arte Joven Complutense, Madrid
, Spain

 

2014

SCAN. International photography festival, Tarragona, Spain

A Quemarropa artist residency, Alicante, Spain

2012


Ojo de Pez Photoespaña: international photography meeting. La Virreina centre de la imatge, Barcelona, Spain

 

Collections

 

Foundation Otazu, Spain

Kells Art Collection, Spain

Los Bragales, Modern and Contemporary Art. Spain

 

Selected bibliography (books, exhibition catalogues, press articles)

 

2016

Cristina Anglada, Nosotros Magazine, Spain

 

2015

Javier Díaz Guardiola, Darán que hablar, El Cultural, Spain

Ianko López, Nuevas Artes, Architectural Digest, Spain

 

2014


Hugo Álvarez, Geografía Utópica.Input Magazine, Spain

Exh.Cat. XVI Edición premio joven artes plásticas. Centro de arte Complutense, Madrid, Spain

Ana María Gallinal. La Atlántida. El mito en la creación artística. Spanish Institute of Oceanography, Madrid, Spain

Exh.cat. Getxo Arte. Aula de Cultura de Getxo, Bilbao, Spain