Antonio Vega Macotela

Plato Vaso, 2008

Latas, 2008

Parilla, 2008

Tres, 2008

Antonio Vega Macotela

Born in Mexico-city, Mexico, 1980

Education

2003-2008 Multiple Media Seminary
2000-2004 Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas, Mexico City, Mexico
2000-2005 Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas, Mexico City, Mexico (BA)

Residencies

2011 Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Fellowships/stipends

2011 Jumex Foundation, Mexico
Fonca, National Fund for Arts and Culture, Mexico
Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Mexico
2008 Jumex Foundation, project stipend for Siqueiros Public Art Hall, Mexico
Jóvenes Creadores, Fonca, National Fund for Arts and Culture, Mexico

Awards

2006 Arts Everywhere, Scholarship, Government of Mexico City, Mexico
2005 Arts Everywhere, Scholarship, Government of Mexico City, Mexico

(Selected) group exhibitions

2012 The generational, Second New York Triennial, New Museum, New York, United States of America
The hive, 3rd Poligraphic Trienial, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
2011 RijksakademieOPEN, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Modelling standard, Galeria Joan Prats, Barcelona, Spain
Informal Economies, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Colectiva, Honor Fraser Gallery, Los Angeles, United States of America
Galeria Fernando Santos, Porto, Portugal
XI Cuenca Biennial, Ecuador
Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Göteborg, Sweden
Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, United States of America
Guest Projects, London, Great Britain
Rio de Janeiro Modern Art Museum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Calit2, UCSD, San Diego, United States of America
2010 29th Sao Paulo Biennale, Brazil
Third Moscow Young Art Biennial, Moscow, Russia
2009 Presuntos culpables, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City, Mexico
Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico
Bolso Negro, Casa Vecina, Mexico City, Mexico
2008 Multimedia images of a complex world, Granada, Spain
Multimedia images of a complex world, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Multimedia images of a complex world, Havana, Cuba
Multimedia images of a complex world, Mexico City, Mexico
Zona MACO, Contemporary Mexican Art Fair, Mexico city, Mexico
Time Divisa, Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros, Mexico City, Mexico
Zona MACO, Contemporary Mexican Art Fair, Mexico City, Mexico
EstacionArte, Visual Arts Forum, Mexico City, Mexico
2005 Sin nombre, Faro de Oriente, Mexico City, Mexico
2004 Momentito, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City, Mexico
Visual Poetry, Galleries 2 y 3, Mexico
 2003 National Biennial of University Art
Third Dimension National Biennial
 2001 Object Art, The Hacienda Cultural Center, Mexico City, Mexico

(Selected) Publications

2008 The Mexican Issue – Vice Magazine
2007 mArt, Emergent Artist Catalogue

(Selected) articles and reviews

2008 RIM magazine, winter issue
Chilango Magazine, Mexico, April

Other

2007 Arteria, presentation on tv-program