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Florencia Almirón
Buenos Aires, 1982
lives and works in Berlin and Buenos Aires


Education
2016/17 Dutch Art Institute, MA Master Art Praxis, DAI, Arnhem/NL
2015 Programa de Artistas, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, Buenos Aires/AR
2008/09 Universität der Künste UDK, Berlin
2000/07 Instituto Universitario Nacional del Arte IUNA, Buenos Aires/AR


Solo shows (selection)
2018 (forthcoming) Zmud Projects, Buenos Aires/AR
2017 Automaton, The Kitchen/Not The Restaurant with Dutch Art Institute at Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven/NL
2014 Sacrifice, in collaboration with Ana Vogelfang, Platform Sarai, Frankfurt am Main/D
2013 Florencia Almirón, Ciclo de Videos, Zavaleta Lab Gallery, Buenos Aires/AR
2013 Florencia Almirón, Mittwochsbar BA, Buenos Aires/AR
2011 Million places to fuck, Matthew Bown Gallery, Berlin/A
2011 Florencia Almirón, Galería del Infinito, Buenos Aires/AR
2010 Florencia Almirón, Sammlung Oellerman, curated by Florina Limberg, Berlin/D
2010 Meandros, Souterrain Gallery, Sammlung Hoffmann, curated by Miriam Schoofs, Berlin/D


Group shows (selection)
2018 (forthcoming) Sleeping with a Vengeance, Dreaming of a Life, curated by Ruth Noack (touring exhibition) Yellow Brick, Athens/ Litost Gallery, Prague/ Institute for Provocation, Beijing
2018 Open Studio, La Fortuna at 100WCorsicana Residency, Corsicana/TX
2018 The Contraband Collection, curated by Catalina Urtubey, Linz/A
2017 Armillaria Ostoyae, Buenos Aires/AR
2017 The Griefers of Bandung, collective book presented at Walter Bookstore, curated by Tirdad Zolghard and Sarah Pierce, Arnhem/NL
2017 Maelstroom Slow Dance, Ostpool Theatre, Arnhem/NL
2016 Synchroniation Syncopations, London Biennial, curated by Josephine Turalba, Manila/PH 2016
2016 Re-framed Transart Triennal, UferStudios, curated by Josephine Turalba, Berlin/D
2016 One Minute Video, Reykjavik Film Festival (touring show), curated by Libia Castro y Ólafur Ólafsson, Reykjavik/IS
2016 Songs for a Deaf Ox, at Dutch Art Institute in the context of Sonsbeek Biennial, curated by Daisy Xun, Arnhem/NL
2015 Programa de Artistas, curated by Inés Katzenstein and Diego Bianchi, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella/AR
2014 Support Autocenter Berlin, Autocenter, Berlin/D
2014 Experiencia y Prestigio, Victoria Grayson Gallery, Buenos Aires/AR
2013 Young Art Biennial, Centro Cultural Borges, Buenos Aires/AR
2013 Rephrasing Memory, Amsterdams Centruum voor Fotografie, Amsterdam/NL
2012 Boesner Art Award, Märkisches Museum Witten/ D
2012 Open Studio, Boulogne Sur Mer, curated by Rodrigo Alonso, Buenos Aires/AR
2012 Premio Fundación Andreani, Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires/AR
2012 Get a mentor, Flute Duce Gallery, Frankfurt/D
2011 Emphasis and Silence, Siemens Sanat, curated by Melih Gorgün, Istanbul/TR
2011 Über/Gabe, Kunstverein Hildesheim, curated by Lisa Schmidt, Hildesheim/D
2011 JungArt Berlin, Alte MÜnze Halle, Berlin/A
2011 Call XIII, Galería Luis Adelantado, Valencia/ES
2011 Premio Fundación Andreani, MAC Salta, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Salta/AR and Museo Castagnino MACRO, Rosario/AR
2011 This Is A Recording, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, Arizona/US
2011 FIVA Festival Internacional de Videoarte Almirante Brown, Buenos Aires/AR

Grants / Scholarships /Residencies
2018 100WCorsicana International Residency, Texas/US
2018 Navarro Council for the Arts Texas/US
2015 IFA Program Künstlerkontakte (Berlin)
2014 DAAD for a Research Project at the Bauhaus Archive Berlin, Berlin /D
2014 Project Grant, Kulturamt Frankfurt am Main/D
2013 Civitella Ranieri International Residency, Italia
2013 UNESCO-Aschberg Bursary
2013 Fondo Nacional de las Artes, Buenos Aires/AR
2013 Fondo Metropolitano de las Ciencias, las Artes y la Cultura, Buenos Aires/AR
2012 Residency CIA, Centro de Investigaciones Artísticas, Buenos Aires/AR
2011 Fundación Andreani Prize, Argentina
2008/09 DAAD Scholarship, University of Arts UDK, Berlin/D
2008 MMSEN Scholarship (María Marta Sanchez Elías de Núñez), Buenos Aires/AR

Bibliography/Publications
Sleeping with a Vengaence and Dreaming of a Life exhibition catalogue, Publication Studio Rotterdam, Rotterdam/NL 2018
The Griefers of Bandung, collective novella, Dutch Art Institute and Werkplaats Typographie, Arnhem/NL 2017
Songs for a Deaf Ox, exhibition catalogue, Dutch Art Institute and Werkplaats Typographie, Arnhem/NL 2017
‘Live Coverage: Planetary Records Symposium for Contour Biennale’, review, e-flux Conversations, Mechelen/BE 2017
Civitella Ranieri Annual Catalogue, New York/US 2015
Young Art Biennial exhibiton catalogue, Buenos Aires/AR 2013
JungArtBerlin exhibition catalogue, Berlin/D 2012
Hatice Utkan, The theme of exhibtion reveals artistic healing, Hurryet Daily News, Istanbul/TR 2012
Luis Adelantado Valencia Edition XIII Press Release, Valencia/ES 2012
Mathew Bown ‘Million Places to Fuck’ Press Release, Berlin/D 2011
Diana Fernandez Irusta, Recorte del Presente, La Nación, Buenos Aires/AR 2011
Mercedes Azpilicueta ‘La Potencia de la Simulación’ artist writing, Buenos Aires 2011
Micaela Cartwright, Ramona Web, Buenos Aires
Florina Limberg ‘Tentakeln erobern Oellermann-Atelier’, Berliner Woche Zeitung, Berlin/D 2011
Florina Limberg in conversation with Florencia Almirón, Berlin/D 2011
Miriam Schoofs, Meandros Press Release, Souterrain, Berlin/D 2011