Luca Benites

Luca Benites

Gota a gota,

Glass and silver with ashes from burned works

Luca Benites

Gota a gota,

Glass and silver with ashes from burned works

FOGO series

Cenizas de obras quemadas y vidrio soplado sobre base de madera Imbuia.

Luca Benites

1981, Brasília, Brasil

Lives and works in Barcelona, Spain.

 

 

Education

 

2011 I 2013

Master´s degree in Artistic Productions and Research. - University of Barcelona. ProdArt. Spain.

2010 I 2011

Master´s degree in Theory and Practice of Architecture. - Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Spain.

2000 I 2006

Architect from School of Architecture. - ORT University. Uruguay.

 

 

Solo Shows

 

2016

" VER / TICAL ". L´Auberge gardens. Punta del Este, Uruguay

2015

" Construction of vacuum ". Zielinsky Contemporary Art. Barcelona, Spain

2015

" UNSTABLE ". Pablo Atchugarry Foundation. Punta del Este, Uruguay

2014

" North - South ". Alejandrogallery. Barcelona. Spain

2014

" twothousandandfourteen ". Alejandrogallery. Barcelona. Spain

2014

" 10m2 ". Galpón del Molino. Garzón, Punta del Este. Uruguay

2014

" 5m2 ". L´Alberge. Punta del Este. Uruguay

2013

" Between walls ". Solo exhibition Centro Cívico Guinardó. Barcelona, Spain

 

Group Shows

 

2019

" Geometrías urbanas ". Zielinsky Contemporary Art. Barcelona, Spain.

2019

Murilo Castro Gallery. Miami, United States of America.

2018

" Art Brazil ". Invited Artist. International Art Fair. Miami, United States of America (Coming soon - September)

2018

" ProSodre ". Exhibition and Auction. Fundación Pablo Atchugarry. Punta del Este, Uruguay

2017

" MISTERIOSO ESPACIO ". Ansorena Gallery. Madrid, Spain

2017

" ArtBrazil 2017 ". INVITED ARTIST. Miami, United States of America

2017

" Casacor 2017 ". INVITED ARTIST. Sao Paulo, Brazil

2017

" Waiting ". KAVLIN Centro Cultural. Punta del Este, Uruguay

2016

" Art Basel Week - Miami 2016 ". ADGallery. Miami, United States of America

2016

" Ruta del Arte ". INVITED ARTIST. Europe Itinerant exhibition with seven Brazilian artists. Barcelona, Spain

2016

" Exhibition #7 ". Zielinsky Contemporary Art. Barcelona, Spain

2016

" Waiting ". INVITED ARTIST. Este Arte Fair. Punta del Este, Uruguay

2015

" Pop-up ". Loft da Vasco, Zielinsky Contemporary Art. Porto Alegre, Brazil

2015

" 25 al quadrat ". Piramidón - Centre D´art Contemporani. Barcelona. Spain

2015

" Exposición colectiva n2_2015 ". Piramidón - Centre D´art Contemporani. Barcelona. Spain

2015

" Exposición colectiva_n1 ". Piramidón - Centre D´art Contemporani. Barcelona, Spain

2014

" Hace falta un aislador ". Piramidón - Centre D`art Contemporani. Barcelona. Spain

2014

" Permanent exhibition". Tierra Garzón Sculpture´s Park. Piero Atchugarry Gallery. Pueblo Garzón, Uruguay

2014

" Exposición colectiva_ n2 ". Piramidón - Centre D`Art Contemporani. Barcelona, Spain

2014

" PanRooms ", Pantocrátor Gallery. Barcelona, Spain

2013

" Group exhibition Bund18 - Temporary Art Space". Shanghai, China

2013

" Permanent collective exhibition ". Sculpture´s Park Pablo Atchugarry Foundation. Punta del Este, Uruguay

2013

" Exhibition with Hans Gullickson" (NY). Pantocrátor Gallery. September. Shanghai, China

2013

" Urbanization ". Pantocrátor Gallery. August. Shanghai, China

2013

“ Superimposed geometry ”. Pantocrátor Gallery. July. Shanghai, China

2013

“ Mounting a precarious reality ”. UB. Barcelona, Spain

2013

" Urban games 2016 (Brazil) ". Barcelona, Spain

2013

" Imposible etiquetar " Sala EFTI. Madrid, Spain

2013

" Imposible etiquetar ". Sala Escenario Santander - Santander, Spain

2013

" Imposible etiquetar ". Sala Bilbao Arte - Bilbao, Spain

2013

" Imposible etiquetar ". Sala SETBA - Barcelona, Spain

2013

" Club de Golf del Uruguay ". Sculptures National Contest. Montevideo, Uruguay

2012

“ Una muestra sobre nada ”. F. Pablo Atchugarry. Punta del Este, Uruguay

2012

" 120 euros. IVA incluido ". Installation at Barcelona University Barcelona, Spain

2012

" STRIPART - XVII mostra d'art jove Guinardó ”. Barcelona, Spain

2012

" Concurso Nacional de Esculturas ". Club de Golf del Uruguay. Montevideo, Uruguay

2011

“ Fotografía Arquitectónica ”. FARQ – UDELAR. Montevideo, Uruguay

2011

" Encuentro Internacional de Fotografía FG 2011". Montevideo, Uruguay

2011

" Group exhibition with 19 international artists Fotoclub UY". Montevideo, Uruguay

2010

“ Architecture photography ” Fotoclub. Montevideo, Uruguay

2010

" Group exhibition CGU ". Montevideo, Uruguay

2009

“ Hortensia ”. Photo journalism. Ciudad Vieja, Montevideo, Uruguay

2008

" Permanent exhibition Matriz Gallery". Montevideo - Uruguay

2008

" Juntos " (MNAV). Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales. Montevideo, Uruguay

2007

" Casablanca II". Contemporary Art Center. Montevideo, Uruguay

2006

" Casablanca I ".Contemporary Art Center. Montevideo, Uruguay

2004

“ Miradas ”. Bienal - National painting contest. Montevideo, Uruguay

 

 

Awards and Scholarships

 

2017

Invited artist. "ArtBrazil 2017". Miami, United States of America (coming soon)

2016

Invited artist. Ruta de l’Art de Castellò d’Empúries. Catalunya, Spain

2014

Finalist "Bolsa Funarte de Estímulo à Produção em Artes Visuais 2014". Brazil.

2014

Selected Artist. Finalist- WTC - National Sculpture Competition. Montevideo, Uruguay

2013

Scholarship Government. Generalitat de Catalunya (AGAUR) / July. Barcelona, Spain

2013

Scholarship, Enrollment of honor. Master Prodart. Barcelona University. Barcelona, Spain

2013

Selected Artist. Contest "Imposible de etiquetar". Spain

2012

Selected Artist. Finalist - National Sculpture Competition. Montevideo, Uruguay

2012

Selected Artist. "Una muestra sobre nada". F. Pablo Atchugarry. Punta del Este, Uruguay

2010

Selected Artist. Concurso interno CGU. Montevideo, Uruguay

2008

Selected Artist. Finalist – European Union Competition "Juntos". Montevideo, Uruguay

 

 

Residencies

 

Artist in Residence at Piramidón. Center of Contemporary Art. Barcelona, Spain. March 2014 - July 2016

Artist in Residence at Pantocrátor Gallery - M50 Shanghai Art District. July to September. Shanghai, China, 2013