Adrián Villar Rojas

Artist

ADRIÁN VILLAR ROJAS’(born 1980, Argentina) recent solo exhibitions include Rinascimento, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin (2015); Two Suns, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York (2015); Fantasma, Moderna Museet, Stockholm (2015); The Evolution of God, High Line at the Rail Yards, New York (2014); Los Teatros de Saturno (The theatres of Saturn), kurimanzutto, Mexico City (2014); Films Before Revolution, Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich (2013), and Today we reboot the planet, Serpentine Galleries, London (2013). Villar Rojas also represented Argentina in the 54th Venice Biennial, ILLUMInations, Italy (2011). His most recent international group exhibitions include the 14th Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul (2015); the 12th Sharjah Biennial, United Arab Emirates (2015); and dOCUMENTA(13), Kassel, Germany and Kabul, Afghanistan ( 2012). Villar Rojas has been the recipient of numerous awards including the Sharjah Biennial Prize, awarded by the Sharjah Art Foundation (2015), The Zurich Art Prize at the Museum Haus Konstruktiv (2013); and the 9th Benesse Prize in the 54th Venice Biennale,(2011).