Carlos Motta

(Bogotá, 1978)

Carlos Motta is a Colombian-born, New York-based artist whose work has been presented in solo exhibitions at the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), Philadelphia; Art in General, New York; Smack Mellon, Brooklyn; Konsthall C, Stockholm; Fundación Alzate Avendaño, Bogota; Winkleman Gallery, New York; Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami.
Recent group exhibitions include, among others, The Greenroom: Reconsidering the Documentary and Contemporary Art, CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on- Hudson; Convergence Center, Democracy in America, Creative Time at Park Avenue Armory, New York; Ours: Democracy in the Age of Branding, Vera List Center for Art and Politics at Parsons, New York; Soft Manipulation, Casino Luxembourg; System Error: War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning, Palazzo delle Papesse, Sienna. Motta received a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2008, an Art Matters Foundation Grant in 2007, and a Cisneros Fontanals Foundation Subvention
Grant in 2006.

The Good Life (2005-2008)

Wooden structure, multi-channel video, photos. Courtesy: the artist

Feedforward. El ángel de la Historia

Cleaning up after the 20th century. What is progress now?

Dialogues with students. Conversation with the artist Carlos Motta

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