BAR module 2017

BAR module is an intensive working week which aim to create learning opportunities from different topics and dynamics. As part of BAR TOOL#0 Training Program 2016-2017, the two BAR module sessions, that focus on the politics of control of human behaviour and public programming practice, will be opened to a larger public. Besides of lectures,…

Cristina Ochoa: PHARMAKON. Cure or poison

Tuesday 29th November, 7pm, Galeria Àngels Barcelona* Pharmakon is an artistic research project that opens the discussion to demystify the ambivalent concept of ‘drug’. An experimental, biochemical and aesthetic laboratory is proposed in Pharmakon, which examines the historical use of different substances and their effects on behavior, questioning social and cultural taboos regarding to drug…

[Bio] Jungju An

Obtuvo la Licenciatura en Bellas Artes en la Universidad Nacional de Seúl (Corea) y el título de master en la Universidad de Yonsei en Seúl, Corea. Jungju An arroja luz sobre una serie de temas que preocupan a la gente en diferentes lugares de todo el mundo, dando expresión universal a esos temas en sus obras de…

[Bio] Jungju An

he received his BFA degree from the Seoul National University in Seoul, Korea and his MFA degree from the Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea. Jungju An sheds light on a range of issues that concern people in different places across the world, giving universal expression to such themes in his video works by employing a…

[Bio] Sojung Jun

(South Korea, 1982) received a BFA in Sculpture from Seoul National University and an MFA from Yonsei University. She is known for her video and per­for­mance art­works. Sojung Jun has been intrigued by the con­cept of time and the repet­i­tive expe­ri­ence of emo­tion in our life. She takes the life sto­ries of indi­vid­uals she comes…

[Bio] Mónica Restrepo

Mónica Restrepo, Born in Bogotá – Colombia, 1982. Has lived in Cali (Colombia), Marseille, Paris, Lyon (France) and Beirut (Lebanon). Studied at the local Fine Arts School in Cali and did the Postgraduate program in the École Nationale Supérieure de Beaux Arts de Lyon and the Homework Space Program in Beirut – Lebanon. Through out…

[Bio] Cristina Ochoa

(Bogotá, Colombia, 1976. Vive y trabaja en Mexico DF) realiza estudios Arquitectura y Artes Visuales en La Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, y en la Universidad Nacional en Bogotá, Colombia. Ha trabajado en diversos campos del mundo del arte. Educación, gestión, escritura y curaduría. Expone activamente su trabajo desde 2005, tanto en Colombia como internacionalmente, en diferentes…

[Bio] Cristina Ochoa

(Bogotá, Colombia, 1976. Lives and works in Mexico DF) is graduated in arquitechture and visual arts at  La Pontificia Universidad Javeriana and Universidad Nacional in Bogotá, Colombia. She has developed projects in education, mediation, writing and curating. Selected exhibitions are Salón Nacional de Artistas in Colombia 2010, La Creciente, Ex Teresa Arte Actual, México, 2011,…

We have some great news!

Tenemos buenas noticias! Echad un ojo a nuestra web y disfrutad de la propuesta para homepageresidency de Jaume Ferrete Buen verano! Nos vemos en septiembre, ciao Andrea, Juan, Veronica >> desde primavera 2016 BAR project  proyecto residente en la Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona BAR TOOL #0, el nuevo programa pedagógico de BAR project, estará alojado…

We have some great news!

We have some great news! Have a look at our webpage and enjoy the homepageresidency by Jaume Ferrete We wish you a sunny summer! See you on september, ciao Andrea, Juan, Veronica >> from Spring 2016 onwards Resident project at Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona BAR TOOL #0, the new pedagogical program by BAR project, will…

Valentina Desideri and Florencia Portocarrero, A studio practice to explore inappropriate feelings: SHAME

  Monday, 2nd May, Estudio Práctico (Calle Tarros 3, 08003 Barcelona) 5pm-8pm: studio practice 8pm-9pm: Anna Manubens In the context of BAR project curatorial program, which this year investigates the politics of control of human behaviour, residents Valentina Desideri and Florencia Portocarrero revisit the feminist claim of the personal as political, and they propose an…

The Right to Be Unhappy

On the politics of control of human behaviour and psychotropification of society   Participants: Montserrat Rodriguez (Intervalos), Virginia García del Pino, Bárbara Rodríguez Muñoz, Valentina Desideri, Florencia Portocarrero, Warren Neidich, Silvia Maglioni & Graeme Thomson, Dora García, Mathilde Villeneuve, Alexandra Baudelot, Josep Rafanell i Orra, Carles Guerra, Veronica Valentini, Juan Canela and OVNI Observatori de…

[Bio] Warren Neidich

is an artist, writer and organizer who is founding director of the Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art. For the past twenty years he has been utilizing a variety of media from photography, video, painting, sculpture, performance and installation to investigate the emancipatory capacity of artistic expression both in the world and the brain. Recently his…

[Bio] Valentina Desideri

is an Amsterdam-based artist. She trained in contemporary dance at the Laban Centre in London (2003–2006) and later on did her MA in Fine Arts at the Sandberg Institute in Amsterdam (2011–13). She does Fake Therapy and Political Therapy, she co-organises Performing Arts Forum in France, she speculates in writing with Prof. Stefano Harney, she…

[Bio] Florencia Portocarrero

(Lima, 1981) investigadora, escritora y curadora independiente. Estudió Psicología Clínica en la Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, donde también se recibió como Magíster en Estudios Teóricos en Psicoanálisis. Durante el 2012/2013 Portocarrero participó del Programa Curatorial de ‘de Appel arts centre’ en Ámsterdam y recientemente culminó el Máster en Teoría del Arte Contemporáneo en la…

Curator talk: Lorenzo Sandoval, Emanuele Guidi and Robert Leckie

Thursday January 21, 06:30pm Fundació Antoni Tàpies*, Barcelona Visiting curators Emanuele Guidi (artistic director ar/ge kunst, Bolzano), Robert Leckie (exhibition curator at Gasworks, London) and Lorenzo Sandoval (independent curator) will talk about their curatorial practice and on-going projects. Emanuele Guidi (1978) is an independent curator and, since July 2013, the artistic director at the kunstverein…