Bogotá, Colombia 1989

Bachelor degree: Master in Media Arts. Universidad de los Andes 2012. Co-founder of Atractor Studio. For inquiries please contact Hyphen Hub.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

• Fables About Chaos. Los Heroes Monument, Bogotá. March 2018

• The map is not the territory. Otros 360 grados Gallery. October 2016

• Uncertainty Principle. Nohra Haime Gallery, Cartagena de Indias. August 2016

• Natural Order. Valenzuela Klenner Gallery. April 2016

• Transmission. Valenzuela Klenner Gallery. October 2013

• Magnetic Landscapes. Espacio Alterno Gallery. February 2012

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

•Cuántica CCCB, Barcelona  Spain April 2019

•Broken Symmetries, FACT, Liverpool UK November 2018

•Strata MAC, Ciudad de Panamá Panamá October 2018

•Les faits du hasard, at centre 104, Paris France december 2017

• Sluice, International art fair, London England September 2017

•Intervalo, Cigarreras Cultural Center, Alicante Spain July  2017

• Feria del Millón, Contemporary Art Fair, Mentorship program. October 2016

• Odeon, Contemporary Art Fair. October 2016

• La Garza, Claustro de la Congregación de Nuestra Señora del Rosario. October 2016

• Aparato, Casa Hoffman Gallery, April 2016

• Art Salon, Creative Tech Week NYC, April 2016

• Artecámara, Artbo, Contemporary Art Fair, Bogotá. October 2015

• Vide o Art House Madrid, CMA Center for the arts, Madrid España. 2013

• Sin/Fonías. Project Room, Universidad de los Andes. 2011

• La Otra Contemporary Art Fair, Bogotá. 2011

 

SELECTED CONCERTS

• Hyphen Hub Salon- Art and Science.  presented by Hyphen Hub  NYC.  January 2019

• Visions of the Future III- presented by Hyphen Hub  NYC.  November 2017

• ISEA 2017. Swarm - presented by Hyphen Hub  Manizales.  2017

• Is This for Everyone Design for the common good. MoMA Museum of Modern Art. NYC. Noviembre 2015

• A ras de tierra, C T-SWaM concert series. Fridman Gallery. NYC. Noviembre 2015

• Origin. Mutek Festival. Bogotá. September 2015.- with David Vélez-

• Origin. Radar Festival. Bogotá. October 2015.

• Electromagnetic Variations. Festival of the image (Manizales, Col) April 2015 -with David Vélez-

 

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

 

• Hybrid. MoMA Museum of Modern Art. NYC. November 2015

• Non-Linear Narratives. Invited professor. Undergraduate course of Universidad de los Andes. July- December 2016.

• Electromagnetic Workshop. Odeon Contemporary Space, Bogotá. August 2016.

• SATÉLITE sound art workshops. Valenzuela Klenner Gallery. Bogotá 2014

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

• Intersections, Clave Magazine, Universidad de los Andes, ISSN 2011-401X.

• Mundos Circundantes. Paper and conference presented at CAC 6. Guanajuato, México 2018

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

 

• Co-founder and curator RADAR Video art festival. Cine Tonalá- Valenzuela Klener Gallery- MAC Museum of contemporary art. Bogotá,2015

• Co- founder and curator SATÉLITE sound art festival. Valenzuela Klenner Gallery. Bogotá 2014

 

RECOGNITIONS

• Collide International. ARTS at CERN   Honorary Mention. 2018

• VII award for the arts. Universidad de los Andes 2013. • PRAC award, Ministry of Culture, Colombia. 2014

• Sonema IV award, Cartagena de Indias 2014.

 

RESIDENCIES

• arts at CERN - Artist in Residence Abril - 2019

• Cooperartes Bogotá - January- October, 2014

• Hyphen Hub NYC – October-November, 2015 

 

COMMISSIONED PROJECTS

 

• Sound for Ejercicios Espirituales – winner project of the Luis Caballero Award, for Jose Alejandro Restrepo, 2013

• Video director and production for “Hacia un Lugar Común”- winner project of the Luis Caballero Award, for Juan Mejia – 2015

• Editor and sound for Jose Alejandro Restrepo, Pioneer of video art in Colombia. 2011 - ongoing.

 

SELECTED PRESS

 

• Art Nexus Issue 101. Natural Order. by Ricardo Arcos Palma. Junio 2016

• ArteriaNewspaper http://www.periodicoarteria.com/#!juan-cortes-en-el-moma-9657/cbwm

• Rolling Stone Magazine http://rollingstone.com.co/n_juan_cortes.html

• Anthony Haden Guest The Daily Beast http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/03/27/requiem-for-a-rock-dream-nyc-sred-door-cl oses.html

•Vice Magazine http://www.vice.com/es_co/read/emociones-y-low-tech-hablamos-con-juancorts-ydavid-vlez-l os-culpables-de-que-radar-est-en-la-capital

• Sonic field Magazine http://sonicfield.org/2016/03/orden-natural-an-exhibition-by-juancortes-and-david-velez-by-fel ipe-rodriguez-2/

• Metrónomo Magazine http://www.revistametronomo.com/artista/juan-cortes/

• Exclama Magazine http://www.revistaexclama.com/arte/juan-cortes-y-david-velez-lacontundencia-delaudiovisual

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