M A R I A
M U Ñ O Z



MARIA MUÑOZ
1980, Santiago de Chile

Studies

2009-2012 Meisterschülerin (MFA) at Prof. Robert Lucander Class, graduated with honors, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Arts (UdK), Berlin, Germany

2009-2010 DAAD- Scholarship, German Academic Exchange Service, University of Arts (UdK), Berlin, Germany

2002-2003 Student Exchange, Art School, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain

1999-2004 Bachelor in Visual Arts, Universidad Católica, Santiago de Chile

Grants and Awards

2013 FONDART, Project Grant, Ministry of Culture (Chile), for the Project The Color of your Space, Artists in Residence at Loft 8, Vienna, Austria

2012 Nomination for the Master Class Prize from the University of Arts (UdK), Berlin

2011 FONDART, Project Grant, Ministry of Culture (Chile), for the Project Migrant Sculptures or Perspectives from Zero Architecture, Santiago-Berlin

2009

DAAD- Scholarship, German Academic Exchange Service, University of Arts (UdK), Berlin

FONDART, Project Grant, Ministry of Culture (Chile), for the Project Asimetrías de Calce, Santiago, Chile

2005

1st Prize at the Contemporary Young Art Competition, Historical and Military Museum, Santiago, Chile

FONDART, Project Grant, Ministry of Culture (Chile), for the Project Lugares Postales, Santiago, Chile

2000 Honor Grant, Universidad Católica, Santiago, Chile

Solo Exhibitions

2015

Parallel Vienna, Contemporary Art Fair, Gallery Statement: Loft 8, Old Post Office, Vienna (AT)

2012

Calce, Galería Yono, Santiago (CL)*

2005

Lugares Postales (Postcards Serie), funded by FONDART, Project Grant, Ministry of Culture (Chile) and exhibit in Galería Gabriela Mistral, Centro Cultural de España, Galería Guillermo Núñez, Centro Cultural Matucana 100, Centro Norte de Quilicura, Sala Juan Egenau (Universidad de Chile) and Galería Metropolitana, Santiago (CL)*

Field Strategies, Historical and Military Museum, Santiago (CL)*

Economy of Space or the Need of the White, Goethe-Institut, Santiago (CL)*

2004

Untitled, Bachelor Exam from María Muñoz and Francisca Palomino, Faculty of Arts, Universidad Católica, Santiago (CL)*

Group Exhibitions

2016

4th International André-Evard-Art Award, Kunsthalle Messmer, Riegel am Kaiserstuhl (GER)

DOES EVERY NAME ALREADY HAVE A SOUND?, Kreuzberg Pavillon, Berlin (GER)

2015

Artists from the Pacific Alliance, Maria Reiche Hall, Embassy of Peru, Berlin (GER)

Standard International – #2 Post Spatial Devices, curated by Rüdiger Lange, Geisberg Berlin (GER)

Kopf - Hand – Werk. Eine Ausstellung zum Tag des offenen Denkmals 2015, KUNST IM TAUT HAUS, Hufeisensiedlung, Berlin (GER)

SALOON, Sexauer Gallery, Berlin (GER)

2014

Migrant I, Zhong Gallery, Berlin (GER)

Anonyme Zeichner 2014 - Based in Berlin, Pavillion am Milchhof, Berlin (GER)

2013

Du und ich im Quadrat, curated by Irene Gludowacz, Loft 8, Vienna (AT)

Schau Mal!, curated by Jan-Philipp Sexauer, Schaufenster, Berlin (GER)

Entering Space, curated by Tina Sauerländer, Kunsthalle M3, Mengerzeile, Berlin (GER)

Kellerkinder, Project Space, Historical Cellar (Spandau), Berlin (GER)

Master Class Prize – Nominees Exhibition, Foyer from the University of Arts (UdK), Berlin (GER)

2012

PREVIEW BERLIN - Focus Academy: University of Arts (UdK), Art Fair, Flughafen Tempelhof, Berlin (GER)

Rundgang, University of Arts (UdK), Berlin, (DE)

FINITUM, Master Class Exhibition, University of Arts (UdK), Berlin (GER)

7. Berlin Biennale, Participation at the Draftsmen`s Congress, St. Elisabeth-Church, Berlin (GER)

Kaltschale, Westpol-Westwerk, Leipzig (GER)

2011

JungArt Berlin, Alte Münze, Berlin (GER)

Outdoor (Sculpture Exhibition), DADA Post, Berlin (GER)

Rundgang, University of Arts (UdK), Berlin (GER)

17 Tage danach, 129 Gallery, Berlin (GER)

Veilchen, Uferhallen, Berlin (GER)

2010

Rundgang, University of Arts (UdK), Berlin (GER)

Graduated Exhibition, University of Arts (UdK), Berlin (GER)

Umsetzen, Freies Museum, Berlin (GER)

2009

Asimetrías de Calce, funded by FONDART, Project Grant, Ministry of Culture, Santiago (CL)*

2006

Masked Landscapes, Sala Gran Angular, Santiago (CL)*

2005

COMO EN CASA, Contemporary Young Art Exhibition, Historical and Military Museum, Santiago (CL)*

2003

3 X 3 TIMES FROM THE SAME, Conjunta II, Art Students Exhibition, Old Hospital San José, Santiago (CL)*

2001

Chile 3 Years: Second Year, Art School, Universidad Católica, Campus Lo Contador, Santiago (CL)

2000

Students from the Engraving Workshop of Prof. Klaudio Vidal, Galerie E. Bucci, Santiago (CL)

* All works made in collaboration with the artist Francisca Palomino.

Residencies and Projects

2013

Artists in Residence at Loft 8, Vienna (AT)

Collections

Ameron Hotel Art Collection, Davos, Switzerland

Privat Collection, Hang Zhou, China

Hall of Residence Donau Base, Vienna, Austria

Privat Collection, Vienna, Austria

Publications / Artist Talks

2013

Artist Talk with Frenzy Höhne and Günther Oberhollenzer (Curator from Essl Museum), Vienna Art Week, Loft 8, Vienna (AT)

Artist Talk mit Frenzy Höhne und Günther Oberhollenzer (Kurator des Essl Museums) im Rahmen der Vienna Art Week, Loft 8, Wien, (AT)

Panel Discussion with ?Axel Pichler (FU Berlin), ?Ursula Ströbele (UdK Berlin), ?Marc Wellmann (Haus am Lützowplatz), Eliana Heredia and Tina Sauerländer as part of the Exhibition Entering Space, Kunsthalle M3, Mengerzeile, Berlin

Panel Discussion mit Axel Pichler (FU Berlin), Ursula Ströbele (UdK Berlin), Marc Wellmann (Haus am Lützowplatz), Eliana Heredia und Tina Sauerländer im Rahmen der Ausstellung Entering Space, Kunsthalle M3, Mengerzeile, Berlin, (DE)

Kellerkinder, Exhibition Catalogue

2012

Accompanying Catalogue to Rundgang 2012, ISBN 978-3-89462-223-7

2011

JungArt Berlin, Exhibition Catalogue