Sebastián González de Gortari


© Sebastián González de Gortari, 2016

VITA
*1985

VITA
2014-2016 Master of Fine Arts in Ceramics at the Institut für Künstlerische Keramik und Glas, Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany.
2012-2013 Master of Arts in Fine Arts at the Utrecht School of the Arts, Utrecht, the Netherlands. Course and degree accredited by the Open University, Milton Keynes, UK.
2006-2009 Undergraduate education in Visual Arts at the Escuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas, U.N.A.M, Mexico.

Professional activities
2014 Creative collaboration with Jólan van der Wiel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2013 Artistic Residency at GlogauAIR, Berlin, Germany.
2011 Artistic residency at the Gruber Jez Fundation in the Yucatan state, Mexico.
2008-2010 Member of the Interdisciplinary workshop “La colmena” led by the artists Luis Argudin, Francisco Castro Leñero, José Miguel González Casanova and Eloy Tarcisio.
2005-2010 Member of the Ceramic workshop “El Olvido” led by the artist Hilda San Vicente.
2000-2005 Member of the Ceramic workshop “Taller de Ceramica de Coyoacan” led by the ceramist Alberto Díaz de Cossio.

Individual Exhibitions
2011 “Idolos Modernos” Talleres de Arte Contemporaneo TACO ( Contemporary Art Workshops)

Collective Exhibitions
2016 „Narrow Arrow“ B05 Montabaur, Germany
2016 „Halt die Trappe“ Abgeordnetenhaus des Landtags in Mainz, Germany
2015 “Pioneers” at the GYM, PXL-MAD School of Art, Hasselt, Belgium.
2015 “Das Fremde und das Eigene” Landtag Rheinland-Pfalz, Mainz, Germany
2015 “Liquid Upholding” Sociale Verzekeringsbank SVB, Amstelveen, the Netherlands.
2015 “Raumgewinn” different commercial venues in Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany.
2014 „Resonanz“ Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany.
2013 “But I can if you like”, GlogauAIR, Berlin. Germany.
2013 Participated with the piece „Objet petit a“ as part of the collaborative project „Pavilion of Distance II: Cross Roads and Hazy Maze“ created by Tiong Ang for the group exhibition Joyful Wisdom, curated by Henk Slager at the Rezan Has Museum / Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey.
2013 “Let’s Get Physical” Kapitaal, Utrecht, Netherlands.
2013 “Estimated Time of Arrival” Das Spectrum, Utrecht, Netherlands.
2012 Participation on Kunstvlaai, festival of independents, Amsterdam, Netherlands in the MaHKU’s
project SPASM with the performance “Codex”.
2011 “Creacion en Movimiento” Museo Diego Rivera-Anahuacalli. México City, México.
2010 “Creación en Movimiento” Museo de los Pintores de Oaxaca (MUPO),Oaxaca City, Oaxaca, México.
2010 Participates in the acoustic intervention realized in “Radio UNAM” radio station’s programming with the acoustic piece “Collage discursivo”, México City, México.
2009 “Cinco con todo” Talleres de Arte Contemporaneo (TACO), México City, México.

Awards and Recognitions
2009-2010 “Jovenes Creadores” artistic production grant in the sculpture discipline by the Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, FONCA (National fund for the support of culture and arts)