Artists

Gorka Mohamed

Gorka Mohamed (Santander, 1978) lives and works in London. He graduated in 2003 in Escuela Massana de Barcelona and finished his Fine Arts Master in 2008 in Goldsmiths, University of London.

Recently, Gorka Mohamed has been included in some publications of international prestige, such as 100 Painters of Tomorrow, by the editorial Thames & Hudson; or Young London 2011-2014, by Grey Tiger Books and V22.

Born in 1978, Spain.
Lives and works in London.

EDUCATION

2006-2008 Master in Fine Arts, Goldsmiths College, London, UK
1997-2003 Graduate in Art and Design, Escola Massana. Barcelona, Spain

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016

  • Raise Ravens and They will Pluck Out Your Eyes.Peter Von Kant. London, UK.

2015

  • Termite Painting & The Sick Feet. Galeria Juan Silio. Santander, Spain.

2014

  • Solo Project at Arte Santander Art Fair. Santander, Spain.

2011

  • Riendo Hacia Atras, Galería Distrito Cuatro. Madrid, Spain.

2010

  • Tautologies. Gallery b’one. Seoul, Korea.

2009

  • Toon Toon. Galeria Siboney. Santander, Spain.
  • Cota Uno (Project Room). Arte Santander. Spain.

2006

  • Puente de la Vision, Contemporary Museum of Santander, Spain.
  •  Ghosts and Premonitions.Galeria Luis Adelantado, Valencia

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015

  • ‘De La Mano’. Centro Centro.Palacio de Cibeles. Madrid, Spain.
  • ‘Tener Que Sentir’. Centro de Cultura Antiguo Instituto. Colección Los Bragales. Gijón, Spain.

2014

  • ‘100 Painters of Tomorrow’. One Art Space Gallery. New York. USA.
  • ‘Exeter Contemporary Open 2014’ Exeter Phoenix. Exeter, UK.
  • ‘Untitled (Unconscious) TJBoulting Gallery, London. UK.

2013

  • ‘Creekside Open 2011 Selected by Ceri Hand. A.P.T. Gallery.’, A.P.T Gallery, London. 
  • ‘Ultima pintura en las colecciones del DA2 y la Fundación Coca-Cola’. Museo de Arte Contemporán eo de Arrecife (MIAC). Lanzarote, Spain
  • ‘Meaning Making’ (curated by Monica Alvarez Careaga ), touring show: New York, Washington, Brussels.

2012

  • ‘Enlaces + Seis Contextos. Museo Patio Herreriano. Valladolid, Spain.
  • ‘Salon Art Prize’. Matt Roberts Arts gallery. London.
  • ‘Swollen Jungle’. Union Gallery, London.

2011 

  • ‘Creekside Open 2011 Selected by Dexter Dalwood’, A.P.T Gallery, London.
  • ‘Young London’, V22 Collection. London.
  • ‘Translate/Transcribe’, 15th Art Moscow. Moscow, Russia.
  • `Wonderpia’, Seoul Museum of Contemporary Art, Nanji Studio Gallery. Seoul, Korea.
  • ‘Ultima Pintura’ (Collections from DA2 & Coca-Cola Foundation), DA2. Salamanca, Spain.

2010  

  • Odd Place, Artside Gallery. Seoul, Korea.
  • TAG, Brown Gallery, London.
  • DA2. Acquisitions 2010 from Coca Cola Foundation. Salamanca, Spain.
  • ‘Enlaces+4’, Patio Herreriano Museum. Valladolid, Spain.
  • Bright Lights London Painting, Resy Muijsers contemporary art. Tilburg, Netherlands.
  • il alla A  lai de lA il, Crimes Town Gallery. London, UK.
  • Bragales Collection, Palacio de Sástago. Zaragoza. Spain.

2009  

  • Ventriloquist (curated by Emma Dexter), Timothy Taylor Gallery.London, UK.
  • Code of Being (Jill Mason, Eemyun Kang, Gorka Mohamed), Gallery With Space. Beijing, China.
  • Modern Times, Vegas Gallery. London, UK.
  • Notes from the underground, James Taylor Gallery.London, UK.

2008

  • Enlaces+3, Patio Herreriano Museum. Valladolid, Spain.

2007

  • Planes Futuros (curated by Lorena and Maria del Corral), Sala Baluarte, Pamplona, Spain
  • Celeste Art Prize: T2 The Old Truman Brewery, London. Lyon & Turnbull, Edinburgh
  • Beauty & Sadness (Juan Navarro Baldeweg, Juan Uslé, Eduardo Gruber, Gorka Mohamed, Manu Arregui amount others): Galeria Torreao Nascente da Condoaria Nacional, Lisbon.
  • Industrie-und Handelskammer. Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • ‘Fall-in Theatre’, V22 Basement, London.

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2014

  • Honourable Mention in the category of painting at 2013 Beers Contemporary Award for Emerging Art.
  • Finalist at Exeter Contemporary Open 2014. Exeter Phoenix. Exteter, UK.

2008

  • Winner of the Wardens Purchase Prize. Goldsmiths College

2005

  • Winner of the Pancho Cossio contest, Santander, Spain.
  • Selected in the contest Caja Madrid Generation 2005. Madrid, Spain.

2005

  • Arteleku Grant, San Sebastian, Spain
  • Residency in Piramidon, Barcelona, Spain

2002

  • ¨Winner of the Casimiro Sainz contest, Reinosa, Spain

2001

  • Grant of studies by Escola Massana, Barcelona, Spain

1997

  • Winner of the Pancho Cossio contest, Santander, Spain

COLLECTIONS

Olor Visual Collection. Spain
Patio Herreriano, Museum of Spanish Contemporary Art, Valladolid, Spain
Bank Caja Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Fundacion Coca-Cola. Madrid, Spain
Ayuntamiento de Reinosa. Reinosa, Spain
Culture Department of Cantabria, Santander, Spain
Goldsmiths College, University of London.
Colección Los Bragales, Spain.
Colección Norte. Santander, Spain.
Fundacion Centenera, Spain.

LECTURES

"La cultura alternativa como alternativa cultural", University of Cantabria. Cantabria, Spain. 2007

SELECTED CATALOGUES AND PUBLICATIONS

100 Painters of Tomorrow by Thames & Hudston (2014)
Young London 2011-2014 Catalogue by V22 Collection & Grey Tiger Books (2014)
2014/Antes de irse.40 ideas sobre la pintura by David Barro (2013)
Wonderpia, text by Lee Jinmung & Kira Kim (2011)
Odd Place, text by Lee Jinmyung (2010)  
Tautologies, text by Raúl Zamudio (2010)
Toon Toon, text by Kristian Leahy (2009)
Turpsbanana issue nº 6, Review by Sarah Douglas (2009)
Silenci? (2009)
Planes Futuros by Lorena & Maria del Corral. Text by Cedar Lewisohn (2007)
Celeste Art Prize (2007).
Emerging Art in Spain by Manuela Villa (2006 )
Beauty and Sadness by Monica Alvarez Careaga (2007)
Puente de la Vision by the Museum of Santander. Text by Isabel Portilla (2006)
D[x]i Magazine, issue 21 (2006)
Street Logos by Tristan Manco (2004)

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