S O F I A   C R U Z

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Born Mexico City, 1989
Lives and works in Vienna

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INTERVIEWS

"Sofia Cruz"
, Kunstraum Niederösterreich, Moderation & Production by Anastasia Soutormina Diana Smaczynski, Global Artfair, 2016, https://youtu.be/3FrSAE8DaxE (english)

"Sofia Cruz", by Helene Blancher, 2014 (spanish)
https://casaborbolla.wordpress.com/2014/08/28/entrevista-con-sofia-cruz/


TEXTS

Clemens Aaron Rettenbacher
Marko Stamenkovic
Julio García Murillo


EDUCATION


2009 - 2014
Graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts ENPEG “La Esmeralda”, Mexico City


2012 - 2013
Akademie der Bildende Künste Wien
Prof. Martin Guttman, Vienna


SOLO SHOWS


2017
"The ten aspects of the One", Aula Magna akbild, Vienna, Austria

2016
"Absrpache zwischen Zeit und Raum oder: Von der Liebe zu den Dingen". A cooperation between Sofia Cruz & Claudia Brandl-Linder .Two transformed into one.  Pinacoteca, Vienna, Austria

2014        

"Affeciones" (Conditions), a house a walkalable installation, Mexico City. Supported by FONCA

2013          

“Die Sprache der Leere”, sempa depot, Vienna , Austria

2012        
“Dicho de una cosa”, galería de la ENPEG la Esmeralda, Mexico city
“Arrobo”, centro cultural Futurama, Mexico City

2010
"confrontaciones"-proyecto sitio específico, asamblea Legislativa, Mexico city

2009
"2009-2010" Hecatombe+seducere, Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City


GROUP SHOWS

2017
"Cajuelazo", Galería 90210, Makken, Mexico City
"One life, one love, one parking, Galería 90210, Mexico City

2016
"Falling apart together" (In frame of Vienna Art Week), FLUC, Vienna, Austria
"Touch the reality", Kunstraum Niederoesterreich, Vienna, Austria
"DADA 2", Magacin Macura Museum, Belgrade, Serbia
"Art Maschine", Pöllau Platz- Kunstautomatten Projekt, Pöllau, Austria
"Dada", Macura Museum, Belgrade, Serbia
"Going South", Gallerie Marenzi, Leibnitz, Austria
JusMad Art Fair, Madrid, Spain

2015
"FONCA", Museo de San Ildefonso, Mexico City  
"The value of life", Bhf Praterstern Vorplatz Ost und Fluc, Vienna, Austria
"Appropiation Performance", Galerie Michaela Stock, Vienna, Austria            

“Mujer”, Biblioteca Vasconcelos, Mexico city
“Territories”, sempa depot, Vienna, Austria                             
“Constructions- Monat der Fotografie”, Sempa Depot, Vienna, Austria

2014               
“Engrane Amarillo”, galería La Miscelánea, Mexico city
Affordable Art Fair, Mexico city
“Sucede que sucede”, galería central del Centro Nacional de las Artes CNART, Mexico city

2013               
“Para no salir del laberinto”, galería Lugar a dudas, Cali, Colombia
“Der Rang”, sempa depot, Vienna, Austria

2012            
“New directions of photography”, Aula Mgna- academy of fine arts of Vienna, Vienna Austria
"The Golden projects", Mexico City

2011              
“Arte40”, Museo Nacional de Arte (MUNAL), Mexico city
“Parafrenia”, Madero 45, Mexico city
“No Falo", oft space, Mexico city
“Bataclan Internacional” festival de arte sonoro, Mexico city
“Intervenciones antes del fin del mundo”, Cuernavaca Morelos, Mexico
 “En todos los sentidos”, Alianza Francesa, Mexico city

2010
“Performance, Pedro Carpintero”, Ex Teresa Arte Actual, Meixco city
“Platicamos?”,  espacio D, Mexico city

2009
“Arte40”, Biblioteca Vaconcelos, Mexico city
“Vestigios disidentes”, Galería Mala Fama, Morelia, Mexico

2008
“Liberación social”, Universidad de la Tierra, San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico
“Visual show”, Centro Cultural Helénico , Mexio city
“Ácido al parque: festival de artes”, Museo Nacional de Arte (MUNAL), Mexico city


PUBLICATIONS


"Pintura Encore" (About contemporary painting: anylisis of works from Francis Alys, the exhibition Post Neo Mexicanismos and new positions), by Gustavo Cruz, Blog de crítica, 2016
http://blogdecritica.com/pintura-encore/  (spanish)

“Politische, transdisziplinäre und diskursive Tendenzen künstlerischer Produktion in Kuba, Mittel- und Südamerika”,, by Ursula Maria Probst, Kunstforum International,  Brand 235 p. 231, 2015
http://www.kunstforum.de/person.aspx?pid=23783  (german)

“YOU- a Project by Sofia Cruz”, Artists Dossiers, CiculoA Contemporary Art in Mexico and Latin America, 2015
http://www.circuloa.com/you-de-sofia-cruz-2015/  (spanish)

“Afecciones- un proyecto de Sofía Cruz”, Artists Dossiers, CiculoA Contemporary Art in Mexico and Latin America, 2014
http://www.circuloa.com/afecciones-una-casa-habitada-como-una-instalacion-transitable-proyecto-de-sofia-cruz/  (spanish)

“El recuerdo de mi viaje: sofia cruz”, by Rosa Castillo y Gustavo Cruz, Cultura Colectiva Magazine, 2014
http://culturacolectiva.com/meine-reise-el-recuerdo-de-mi-viaje/   (spanish)




AWARDS AND GRANTS

2015
Financing project, Akademie der Bildende Künste Wien

2013-2014 

FONCA Jovenes Creadores, Categoría Medios alternativos  (grant for art production on the category of alternative media)

2012          
Fundación INBA. Apoyo para estudios en el extranjero (grant for art production)

2011
Mención honorífica en pintura. “ DÀrte dossier de los sentidos”