Gabriella Torres-Ferrer
mail@gabriellatorr.es
Puerto Rico, 1987
Selected works
Horizontal Reading Group    
Upcoming:
Unfinished Camp The High Line x Unfinished Live at The Shed, New York City, Sept 23-25
Labortoire Kontempo 2021/22 Kinzonzi Kinshasa/Berlin exchange in collaboration with Acud Macht Neu, Berlin, Germany, Kinshasa, Congo, Oct 5-21
Guest Artist, honorary mention at CERN Collide, Geneve, Switzerland, (COVID-postponed)

2021 —— Unfinished Camp The High Line x Unfinished Live at The Shed, New York City
2021 —— We Are All Under the Same Sky virtual solo exhibition curated by Mara-Johanna Kölmel at Priska Pasquer, Cologne, Germany.
2021 —— Hardware Almost Feels Real online exhibition as part of KI-Camp 2021, curated by The Real Office.
2020 —— NADA Miami Embajada, online viewing room.
2020 —— 9:16 on/offline exhibition curated by Nmenos1, Bogotá, Colombia.
2020 —— Future-framed Works online exhibition @unrequitedleisure.com.
2020 —— 1-31 @collecteurs curated by Adam Carr.
2020 —— ARCO Madrid Embajada, Madrid, Spain.
2020 —— Material Art Fair Embajada, Mexico City, Mexico.
2019 —— The Wrong New Digital Art Biennale with online-offline group shows in Brazil, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic.
2019 —— MECA International Art Fair Embajada, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
2019 —— Futuro Modular curated by Christopher Rivera at Rachel Uffner, New York, New York.
2019 —— Stage of Maneuvers with Alia Farid, Claire Fontaine, Gabriella Torres Ferrer, Georgia Sagri, curated by Anna Goetz at Gianni Manhattan, Vienna, Austria.
2019 —— XYXX010101000 with ASMA, Wendy Cabrera Rubio, Estrid Lutz, Adriana Martínez and Gabriella Torres-Ferrer, curated by Dorotheé Dupuis at Curro, Guadalajara, Mexico.
2019 —— This Synthetic Moment (Replicant) group show at Philip Martin, Los Angeles, California.
2019 —— The Scalability Project: For Information group show at A.I.R. cooperative feminist art collective, New York, New York.
2019 —— INDEX'19 Internacional Performance Festival, Santo Domingo, República Dominicana.
2019 —— Rather Than Más Bien Que Enlloc De group show at La Virreina, Centre de la Imatge, Barcelona, Spain.
2018 —— FUF: Symbolic Art for a Symbolic Country solo show at Embajada, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
2018 —— PM (Post-María) at Embajada, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
2017 —— El tan aclamado progreso, IS., San Juan, Puerto Rico.
—— Onlineum, @The Wrong - New Digital Art Biennale, World Wide Web.
—— Curating Spam Pavillion @The Wrong - New Digital Art Biennale, World Wide Web.
—— Debtfair, Puerto Rico Bundle, Museo del Barrio, New York.
—— Debtfair, a project of Occupy Museums, Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.
—— Souvenir, 154 Calle Fortaleza, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
2015 —— Armas de destrucción colectiva, Taller Secreto, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
—— This Ping Art Show, El Local en Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
2014 —— Caribbean: Together Apart, Imago Mundi, Fundación Luciano Benetton, Venice, Italy.
—— Santurce es ley, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
2013 —— FAD 3, National Gallery, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
2013/2015 —— Archizines™, Dublin, Columbus, Melbourne, Sydney, Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, Weil am Rhein, Venice, Lisboa, Chicago, Istanbul, Michigan, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Guadalajara, Beijing, Zurich, Bergen, Houston, Lausanne, Moscú, New York.
2009 —— RUS San Juan, Colectivo Basurama (España) en el Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Puerto Rico.


Press:
2021 —— Peer to Space online exhibition We Are All Under the Same Sky
Akademie Solitude The Horizontal Reading Group guest lecture series
e-flux Hybrid ways of knowledge production
Akademie Solitude fellows Gabriella Torres-Ferrer
2020 —— Nashville Scene An Outstanding Exhibition of Video Art Arrives Right on Time
—— Art Viewer Futuro Modular at Rachel Uffner Gallery
2019 —— Terremoto Magazine Marginalia #55 feature
—— Parnass Art Magazine Stage of Maneuvers curated by Anna Goetz in Gianni Manhattan, Vienna
—— Gallery Talk Vienna Absorbing atmosphere: Anna Goetz on performative encounters
—— El Informador Galería Curro reflexiona en torno al México contemporáneo
—— Arts at Cern Announcement of Collide International Awardees 2019
2018 —— Pazmaker Nº 14 by Adriana Lara, Mining Contest: Gabriella Torres-Ferrer/Jodi.org
—— Terremoto Magazine FUF: Symbolic Art for a Symbolic Country
—— Vulture NY Magazine With the MECA Art Fair, San Juan’s Art Community Rises Again
—— The Art Newspaper The young art fair re-opened in a new San Juan venue after Hurricane Maria damage
—— Puerto Rico Art News "FUF" exposición individual de Gabriella Torres Ferrer en Embajada, San Juan, Puerto Rico
—— Terremoto Magazine "PM" (Post-María) curated by Christopher Rivera, Embajada, San Juan, Puerto Rico
—— Art News "PM" at Embajada, San Juan, Puerto Rico
2017 —— Curating Spam Pavilion, artist profile,
project profile
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—— Onlineum “Exhibition: Federal Assistance Disaster Relief Emergency Management Magic 8 Ball (Puerto Rico)”
—— Mousse Magazine “Whitney Biennial 2017 Review”
—— El Museo del Barrio, NY “Occupy Museums: Debtfair On View July 19 – November 5, 2017”
—— Art News PR “Puerto Rico Bundle: 10 works by 10 Puerto Rican Artists at Whitney Biennial”
—— Periódico el Vocero “10 Boricuas en la Bienal del Whitney”
—— Frames and Stretchers “Puerto Rican Artists Explore Debt at the Whitney Biennial”
2015 —— Art Elsewhere “Various Artists at El Local”
2013 —— Archizines Wiindex™ Academia Edition
—— Imago Mundi, Caribbean: Together Apart Fundación Luciano Benetton, Google Arts and Culture
Fellowships, residencies and awards:
2020 —— Akademie Schloss Solitude international Artist-in-Residence fellowship, Stuttgart, Germany. —— Guest artist, honorary mention at CERN Collide, Geneve, Switzerland. 2018 —— Bar Project's BARTOOL Grant supported by Fabra i Coats, Visual Arts Practice Program, Barcelona, Spain. 2012 —— La Practica, Beta Local, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Workshops and lectures:
2021 —— Conversation on What is the future of art in a decentralized world? Moderated by Emma Enderby, Senior Curator of The Shed, with some of the artists involved in Unfinished Camp, including Thero Makepe of Botswana, Gabriella Torres-Ferrer of Germany, and Kiyan Williams of the U.S., New York City.
2021 —— 'Fiction, Exoticism and (Post)Colonial Aesthetic' artist talk on Zoom with Christ Mukenge (Congo), Lydia Schellhammer (Germany) and Gabriella Torres-Ferrer (Puerto Rico), as part of the exhibition ‘Fictions Might Be Speculative and Inspire Particular Developments’, Augsburg, Germany. 2020 —— 'Self-representation in the Digital Era: Beyond Binaries' round table talk with Toni Navarro, Clara Bascuñana and Gabriella Torres-Ferrer supported by @usergender and @proyectogalaxxia, Madrid, Spain. 2019 —— 'Resistance Strategies in Art and Their Practices' conversation with Dorothée Dupuis, Wendy Cabrera Rubio, Gabriella Torres-Ferrer and Lourdes Martínez in PAOS GDL residences and artistic training program, Guadalajara, Mexico. 2019 —— MeetingsPro LOOP Barcelona professional artists closed-door debates, Barcelona, España. 2017 —— Creation & Manipulation of the Digital Image, Puerto Rico Science, Technology, and Research Trust, San Juan, Puerto Rico. 2017 —— Making and Reutilization Lecture, Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico. 2014 —— Material Degrowth Workshop, International School of Design and Architecture, University of el Turabo, San Juan, Puerto Rico. 2013 —— Publications Workshop, La Práctica - Beta-Local, San Juan, Puerto Rico.