Macarena Ruiz-Tagle

b. 1981, Santiago de Chile
Lives and works in Berlin

Education
2011-2013

Institut für Raumexperimente, class of Olafur Eliasson, Universität der Künste Berlin, DE

2008-2010

MFA Sculpture, Concordia University Montreal, CA

2000-2005

BFA Universidad Católica, Santiago, CL

2002-2003

Faculty of Philosophy, Exchange at Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, ES

Solo Shows
2023

Seda, Galería Patricia Ready, Santiago, CL

2023

Poemas Antárticos, Parque Cultural de Valparaíso, Museo Ruinas de Huanchaca de Antofagasta, Museo de Arte Moderno de Castro, Museo de Historia Natural Río Seco de Punta Arenas, CL

2016

Atardeceres Perfectos, Galería Gabriela Mistral, Santiago, CL

2015

Relation of Aspect, Aurelia Nowak Gallery, Berlin, DE

2015

Estructuras de Trance, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santiago, CL

Selected Group shows
2023

A Well-trained Eye, curator Maria Emilia Fernandez, Visual Arts Center, Texas University, Austin, US

2020

Where are the Lions? Curator Eva Riebová, Meet Factory Prague, CZ

2020

La Deriva del Gesto y la Forma, Museo de Artes Visuales, Santiago, CL

2018

12th Shanghai Biennale, curator Cuauhtémoc Medina, Power Station of Art, CN

2018

La Deriva del Gesto y la Forma, Parque Cultural de Valparaíso, CL

2018

Triangular Project, Ionion Center for the Arts & Culture, Kefalonia, GR

2017

Beobachtung, Dittrich & Schlechtriem Galerie, Berlin, DE

2017

Festival of Future Nows, Hamburger Bahnhof Museum Berlin, DE

2014

Inventory: an incidental collection, Cecilia Brunson Gallery, London, GB

2014

Festival of Future Nows, Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin, DE

2012

13th Architecture Venice Biennale, Case Studio Vogt Zurich, IT

2012

The Great Worlds Exhibition, Raumlabor, Tempelhofer Feld, Berlin, DE

Grants
2023

Creation Grant Fondart, Ministry of Culture & the Arts, CL

2023

Neustart Plus Stipendium, Stiftung Kunstfonds, Berlin, DE

2022

Neustart Kultur Stipendium, Stiftung Kunstfonds, Berlin, DE

2022

Uniklinik Köln, Kunst und Bau, shortlist, Köln, DE.

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

2016

Paso Bajo Nivel Renca Public Art, shortlist, Ministry of Public Works, CL.

2015

Artist In Residency Grant, Fundacion Arauco, Pro Helvetia & Canada Council, CL

2015

Exhibition Grant Fondart, Ministry of Culture & the Arts, CL

2014

Preis Jaqueline Diffring Foundation, Berlin, DE

2012

13th Architecture Venice Biennale, Gunther Vogt Architekten, CH

2010

DAAD Stipendium, Berlin, DE

2008

Academic Excellence Grant, Concordia University, Montreal, CA

Artist in Residency
2017

Ionion Center for the Arts & Culture, Triangular Project, Kefalonia, GR

2015

CasaPoli, in collaboration with Triangular Project, Coliumo, CL

Artist Talks
2020

Where are the Lions? Artist Talk, Meet Factory Prague, CZ

2017

Exploring Spatial Awareness, Masterclass by Triangular Project, Ionion Center, Kefalonia, GR

2016

Light Show, Artist Talk, CorpArtes, Santiago, CL

2015

Triangular Project Conference and Workshop, U. de Chile, U. de Concepcion, U. de Antofagasta, and Casa Poli Workshop, CL

2013

Spectrum of Spaces Workshop, Leon Eixenberger, U. Católica del Norte, CL

Prints
2023

Cyanometer Postcard and Sunset Postcard, 2nd edition, 3,000 copies, Berlin, DE

2018

Atmospheric Pollution Postcard, A6 recycled paper, edition of 500 copies, CN

2016

Sunset Postcard, A6 recycled paper, edition of 500 copies, Santiago, CL

2012

Cyanometer Postcard, A6 recycled paper, edition of 500 copies, Berlin, DE

Art Fairs
2018

Art Fair Cologne, Dittrich & Schlechtriem Gallery, Köln, DE

2016

Room Art Fair Madrid, Aurelia Novak Gallery, ES

2015

The Others Art Fair Turin, Aurelia Novak Gallery, IT

2015

Parallel Vienna Art Fair, Aurelia Novak Gallery, AT

2015

Poppositions Art Fair Brussels, Aurelia Novak Gallery, BE

2015

Zona Maco Art Fair C. México, Galería Patricia Ready, MX

2014

Ch.Aaco Art Fair Santiago, Galería Patricia Ready, CL

SELECTED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Mario Miyazawa, JP
Fundación CA.SA, CL
Richard Hoskins, US
Fundación Engel, CL
Fabrice de Kerchove, BE
Museo de Arte Moderno Castro, CL

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Photo: Franziska Strauss
© Macarena Ruiz-Tagle, 2024