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Andrea Garcia Vasquez

Andrea Garcia Vasquez
www.andreagarciavasquez.com | andrea.garciavas@gmail.com

Education
2021
Course Certificate, Mountains 101, Geology, University of Alberta from Coursera
2016-2020
Diplom Studium: Installation and Space with Joachim Blank - Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, Leipzig [honorable distinction]
2010- 2014
BFA Visual and Critical Studies - School of Visual Arts, New York, NY [GPA 3.7]

Solo Exhibitions
2020
"Bitte gibt den Zimmerpflanzen nicht zu viel Wasser!", Gallery KUB, Leipzig
"Palms And Our Hands", Westside Gallery, Leipzig
2018
"Tredan", Retramp Gallery, Berlin
2017
"TOPOPHILIA", 392rmeil393, Beirut, Lebanon

Duo Artist Exhibitions
2021
"Contaminated Current" with Fabian Lehmann, Helmut Gallery, Leipzig
"Material Matters" with Marloes Staal, Robson Gallery, Enschede, Netherlands
2018
"Where Winds Meet", with Dani Minuskin, GapGap, Leipzig
"Fiber Fiction", with Dance Doyle, Compound Gallery, CA

Group Exhibitions
2020
"cor_tex", Kunstraum53, Hildesheim
"UNENDLICH" Dorfplatz, Thallwitz
"Auftakt Festival für Szenische Texte", Köln & Digital Realm
2019
"VAR 13", Westpol Airspace, Leipzig
"But These Sunsets Are Better", Ars Aventi, Leipzig
2018
"Facing Repetition", AO Kunsthalle curated by Yara Saleh & Manuel Schneidewind, Leipzig
"Text/Strukt/Uren", Literaturhause curated by Lisa Palm, Halle
"It's Just A Matter of Utility", Lindenau Harbor curated by Klara Meinhardt, Leipzig
"Sedimente", Werkschau Spinnerei, Leipzig
2017
“Perfiction”, 301 Gallery, Seoul
Art Olympia 2017, Tokyo
2016
“Ich dachte, Sie wären nur ein armer Schlucker!”, KommunalkaGallery, Leipzig
“Layers Of Skin, Of Rock: Tagesausstellung”,Westwerk Lichthof, Leipzig
“TROJA II”, Bipolar Gallery, Leipzig
“3DRITTEL”, Krudebude Gallery, Leipzig
2015
“MOLTING”, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ
“In Residence” Isabel Hurley Galeria, Malaga
Rundgang Spinnerei, LIA, Leipzig
Winterrundgang Spinnerei, LIA, Leipzig
2014
Destination Moon, Littlefield, Brooklyn, NY
Ghetto Music Films- Art Congress 2014, STREB, Brooklyn, NY
Art All Night Festival, Trenton, NJ
June Bug Art and Music Festival, Metuchen, NJ
Destination Moon, Hostelling International, New York, NY
Destination Moon, Light Space Studios, Brooklyn, NY
2013
“Buy What You Love” Art Auction, Bleecker Street Arts Club, New York, NY
“Handy Minds”, Michael Mut Gallery, New York, NY

Awards & Grants
2020
Short Listed for Project Stipend Museum of Natural History Leipzig with D21 Art Gallery
DENKZEIT from KdFS (cultural foundation of the free state of Saxony)
Gallery KUB CO2020 Series
2019
Long Listed BEERS LONDON Competition
2018
Long Listed BEERS LONDON Competition
2017
Finalist Art Olympia International Artist Competition

Residencies
2020
Virtual Lab Digital Residency Pilot, MODS
2017
Can Serrat, El Bruc, Spain
2016
Can Serrat, El Bruc, Spain [awarded 30 % scholarship]
2015
Leipzig International Art Programme, Leipzig, Germany [awarded full scholarship]
PILOTENKUECHE, Leipzig, Germany

Teaching & Interning
2021
Online Workshop: Body Drawings Back In Touch supported by SUPERSONIC Projects, Lisbon
2020
Textile Art After School Course, Leipzig International School
Photography Workshop LKJ Sachsen e.V.
2019
Photography Workshop with LKJ Sachsen e.V.
Private Art Instruction in English, Leipzig International School, Germany
2018
Weaving Workshop at Buntega Intercultural Festival, Leipzig, Germany
2017
Artist Coordinator at Can Serrat Artist Residency, El Bruc, Spain
2014
Weaving Instructor Healing Arts Program, Weaving Hand, Brooklyn, NY
Weaving Instructor, Trilok Preschool, Brooklyn, NY

Artist Talks
2020
UNENDLICH exhibition Thallwitz
2019
AO Kunsthalle, Leipzig, Germany
2018
Compound Gallery, Oakland, CA
2017
Dong-A University, Busan, South Korea

Press
2021
Pilotenkueche Magazine article by Andrii Myroshnychenko
2020
Zaftyb Web Magazine article by Raquel Figueiredo
Leipziger Volkszeitung
2019
Leipzig Glocal Web Magazine October Art Picks
Interview with KUB Show #43 Radio Blau
2018
Kunst und Technick Magazine für Industrie
2015
Malaga Hoy Newspaper, Malaga Spain

Publications
2020
Textur Magazine
2018
Graphite Journal, 9th Edition
"Mobile Birds or Weird Thing(s) Of Being Here" an interview by Joachim Blank // HGB MAGAZINE #1
2017
PERFICTION a publication between South Korea and Leipzig Art Academies