Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa was born in 1978 in Guatemala City. He lives and works between Guatemala and Berlin.

Soloshows

  • 2018

  • 2017

  • 2015

    • Rendez-vous, 13th Lyon Biennale, Lyon
  • 2015

    • God’s Reptilian Finger, Gasworks gallery, London

    • Con la lengua negra de tanto lamer la noche (With black tongue of lickingthe night so much), Proyectos Ultravioleta, Bogota

    • Illusion of Matter, Tate Modern, London

    • Ensayo Material 24.09.15 (Material rehearsal 24.09.15), Despacio, San José

  • 2014

    • No sé cómo decir no sé (I don ́t know how to say I don ́t know), Sultana, Paris

  • 2013

    • Feather Piece, Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli

  • 2012

    • Cuerpo geométrico (Geometric body), Despacio, San José

  • 2011

    • Bitch on a bent palm tree, Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart

    • Leer y beber el Arco Iris (To read and drink the Rainbow), Casa de América Cultural Center, Madrid

    • Action T4 (the asylum is burning), Gachet Gallery, Vancouver

  • 2010

    • La Reina ha muerto, el alce la mató (The Queen has died, the moose killed her), Proyectos Ultravioleta, Guatemala City

    • Breve historia de la arquitectura en Guatemala (Brief history ofarchitecture in Guatemala), CCE Centro Cultural de España, Guatemala City

  • 2009

    • From Sea to Sea, Visualeyez Festival, Latitude 53 Gallery, Edmonton

  • 2008

    • Para tí el banano madura al peso de tu dulce amor (For you, banana ripesto weight of your sweet love), Despacio, San José

    • To See The Enormous Night Arise, Pleasure Dome Festival, Toronto

  • 2007

    • Children’s Tears Laid Out To Dry, Grunt Gallery, Vancouver

    • Muxux: My Navel, My Grandfather: Chicago, South Side Community ArtCenter, Chicago

  • 2006

    • Written Sorrows, Neutral Ground Artist-Run Gallery, Regina

  • 2005

    • The Sun is Crooked in the Sky; My Father is Thrown Over my Shoulders, FADO Performance Art Center, Toronto

    • Colour is Emptiness, performance with Franz West’s Passstüch, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver

  • 2004

    • La abortada (The abortion), Blim Space, Vancouver

  • 2003

    • Great White Fleet, Gachet Gallery, Vancouver

    • At the Base of Her Spine, Open Space, Victoria

  • 2002

    • Possession, Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, San Jose

  • 2001

    • Sodomizing Diego Rivera, Live Performance, Vancouver Art Biennial, Vancouver

  • 2000

    • White Intra-Venus, Church of Pointless Hysteria, Vancouver

  • 1999

    • Flesh Garden, Gachet Gallery, Vancouver

    • Chicken Transgressions, Gachet Gallery, Vancouver

Groupshows

  • 2018

  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

  • 2014

    • Props for Eréndira, 10th Gwangju Biennial, Gwangju

    • Zipacna, Creator of Mountains, Sultana Gallery, Paris

    • Ce Que Raconte La Solitude, La Friche Belle de Mai, Marseille

    • Ras Le Bol (Fed up), SKOL Contemporary Art Center, Montreal

    • The Politics and Pleasures of Food, ACC Autonomes Culture CentrumGallery, Weimar

    • IXX Art Paiz Biennial: Trans-Visible, Guatemala City

  • 2013

    • Present Future Prize Exhibition, Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli

    • Obscenity of the Jungle, SWAB Contemporary Art Fair, Barcelona

      • The Politics and Pleasures of Food*, Halle 14 Gallery, Leipzig
  • 2012

    • The Weight of Lives I’m Not Living, Artspeak Gallery, Vancouver

    • Les mangeurs (eaters), 4th Orange Art Event, Expression Exhibition Center & La Ressourcerie, Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec

    • By hook or by crook, The Hangar Beirut Art Center, Beirut

  • 2011

    • Video Arte, Los del Patio Cultural Center, Panama City

    • Mayami Son Machín, Diet Gallery, Miami

  • 2010

    • The Other Art Biennial of Bogota, Bogota

    • Naufus Ramírez Figueroa & Beatriz Santiago, invited by Despacio, San José

    • De Guatemala a Guatepeor (From Guatemala to Guateworst), SaunaProjects, Bogota

  • 2008

    • AA Bronson’s School for Young Shamans, John Connelly Presents gallery, New York

    • Home Works IV: A Forum on Cultural Practices, Masrah Al MadinaTheater, Beirut

    • Grotesques, A Space Gallery, Toronto

  • 2007

    • Forks, Tables & Napkins, Festival of Maps, Gallery 2, School of the ArtInstitute of Chicago, Chicago

    • Sex Work: The Museum as Brothel - Art House as Porn House, 53rdInternational Short Film Festival, Oberhausen

  • 2006

    • Slits II, Western Front Gallery, Vancouver

Contact

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  • Saturday
    12.00—2.30 pm