Macarena Ruiz-Tagle
b. 1981, Santiago de Chile
Lives and works in Berlin
Represented by Galería Patricia Ready 
Contact macarena.ruiztagle.a@gmail.com 

Education
2011-2013 — Institut für Raumexperimente, class of Olafur Eliasson, Universität der Künste Berlin
2008-2010 — MFA Sculpture, Concordia U. Montreal
2000-2005 — BFA U. Católica, Santiago de Chile
2002-2003 — Faculty of Philosophy, U. Autónoma Barcelona

Solo Shows
2023 — Poemas Antárticos, Galería Patricia Ready & Parque Cultural, Valparaíso
2022 — Poemas Antárticos, Museo del Desierto, Antofagasta & Museo de Arte Moderno, Chiloé
2016 — Atardeceres Perfectos, Galeria Gabriela Mistral, Santiago
2015 — Entre Atmosferas, Galeria Patricia Ready, Santiago 
2015 — Relation of aspect, Aurelia Nowak Gallery, Berlin
2015 — Estructuras de Trance, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santiago

Selected group Shows
2020 — Where are the Lions? Meet Factory Prague 
2020 — La Deriva del Gesto y la Forma, Museo de Artes Visuales, Santiago
2018 — 12. Shanghai Biennale, Power Station of Art
2018 — La Deriva del Gesto y la Forma, Parque Cultural, Valparaíso
2017 — Beobachtung, Dittrich & Schlectriem Galerie, Berlin
2018 — Triangular Project, Ionion Center for the Arts & Culture, Kefalonia 
2018 — Festival of Future Nows, Hamburger Bahnhof Museum Berlin
2014 — Inventory: an incidental collection, Cecilia Brunson Gallery, London
2014 — Festival of Future Nows, Neue Nationalalerie Berlin
2012 — 13. Venice Architecture Biennale, Case Studio Vogt Zurich
2012 — The Great Worlds Exhibition, Raumlabor, Tempelhofer Feld, Berlin

Grants
2022 — Neustart Kultur Stipendium, Stiftung Kunstfonds, Berlin
2021 — Exhibition Grant Fondart, Ministry of Culture & the Arts, CL
2021 — Travell Grant Fondart, Ministry of Culture & the Arts, CL
2016 — Exhibition Grant, Galería Gabriela Mistral, Ministry of Culture & the Arts, CL
2015 — Artist in Residency Grant, Fundación Arauco, Pro Helvetia & Canada Council
2015 — Exhibition Grant Fondart, Ministry of Culture & the Arts, CL
2014 — Preis Jaqueline Diffring Foundation, Berlin
2012 — 13. Architecture Venice Biennale, Günther Vogt Architekten
2010 — DAAD Stipendium, Berlin
2008 — Academic Excellence Grant, Concordia U. Montreal

Kunst am Bau
2022 — Zentrum für Stoffwechselforschung, Uniklinik Köln (current competition)
2016 — Paso Bajo Nivel Renca, CorpArtes, Santiago (2nd place)

Artist in Residency
2017 — Ionion Center for the Arts & Culture, Triangular Project, Kefalonia  
2015 — CasaPoli, Triangular Project, Coliumo

Publications
2017 — Los Atardeceres Perfectos, catalogue, Ograma Editores, Santiago
2015 — Entre Atmósferas, catalogue, Ograma Editores, Santiago
2014 — TYT Vol. 6, Institut für Raumexperimente 2009–2014: How to Make the Best Art School in the World
2012 — Spontaneous Engagements-Works, Institut für Raumexperimente, Berlin

Talks
2020 — Where are the Lions? Artist Talk, Meet Factory Prague
2017 — Exploring Spatial Awareness, Masterclass by Triangular Project, Ionion Center for the Arts & Culture, Kefalonia 
2016 — Light Show, Artist Talk, CorpArtes, Santiago
2015 — Triangular Project, Artist Talk at INACH Institute for Antarctic Research, U. Católica del Norte, U. de Chile 
2013 — Spectrum of Spaces Workshop, Leon Eixenberger, U. Católica del Norte

Prints
2018 — Atmospheric Pollution Postcard, A6 recycled paper, edition of 500 copies
2016 — Sunset Postcard, A6 recycled paper, edition of 500 copies
2012 — Cyanometer Postcard, A6 recycled paper, edition of 500 copies

Art Fairs
2018 — Art Fair Cologne, Dittrich & Schlechtriem Galerie
2016 — Room Art Fair Madrid, Aurelia Novak Gallery
2015 — The Others Art Fair Turin, Aurelia Novak Gallery
2015 — Parallel Vienna Art Fair, Aurelia Novak Gallery
2015 — Poppositions Art Fair Brussels, Aurelia Novak Gallery
2015 — Zona Maco Art Fair C. México, Galería Patricia Ready
2014 — Ch.Aaco Art Fair Santiago, Galería Patricia Ready

Selected Press
Artishock revista de arte contemporaneo
Circulo criticos del arte
Revista La Panera Nr.
Revista Artes y Letras, diario El Mercurio
Revista Vivienda y Decoracion, diario El Mercurio

Collections
Mario Miyazawa, JP
Fundación CA.SA, CL
Richard Hoskins, US
Fundación Engel, CL
Fabrice de Kerchove, BE
Santa Cruz-Yaconi, CL
Private Collections

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Portrait photo: Franziska Strauss
© Macarena Ruiz-Tagle, 2022