Fe26 Residensy: Miriam Isasi

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Fe26 Residensy: Miriam Isasi
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    Apr 2023
    May 2023

Basque artist Miriam will participate in an art residency in Tinos, Greece, as part of the Fe26 Residensy project, with support from the Etxepare Basque Institute and Chillida Leku. From 30 April to 14 May, Isasi will join local and international creators.

The objective of the Fe26 program is to enhance the local identity by fostering communication between tradition, technology, design, history, documentation, and other related fields. A crucial aspect of the programme is the relationship between place of origin and regional identity.

This year, the programme will host 15 artists from around the world representing various art forms. The artists will develop innovative projects in the fields of art, design, architecture and literature. Participants will have the opportunity to make contact with artisans as well as the materials and tools they need carry out practical and applied research. By the end of the programme, artists-in-residence will show their work in an exhibition.

Miriam Isasi holds a doctorate in Fine Arts from the EHU/UPV (University of the Basque Country) and the UNAM (National Autonomous University of Mexico). She has taken part in several residency programmes including Spanish Academy in Rome (Italy), Artista x Artista (Cuba), Fundación Bilbaoarte, Kunsthaus in Bregenz (Austria), EAS-EZE Bitamine Faktoria (Irún-Buenos Aires), MA Studio in Beijing (China), the Nekatoenea in Hendaye (France), the Centre d´Art i Natura in Farrera (Spain) and the National Autonomous University of Mexico. Her discourse, which incorporates subtle references to anthropology, history, activism, alchemy, landscape and memory, is formulated from a contemporary perspective. She has participated in various exhibitions in the ARTIUM Contemporary Art Centre, the Spanish Academy in Rome, the San Fernando Academy, the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, the Fine Arts Museum in Bilbao, Sala Rekalde, MUSAC (Contemporary Art Museum of Castilla y León), HUARTE Contemporary Art Centre, the CAB (Contemporary Art Centre of Burgos), Fundación BilbaoArte, Azkuna Zentroa Alhóndiga in Bilbao, San Telmo Museum in San Sebastian, Centro Cultural Montehermoso in Vitoria-Gasteiz and Centre d´Art la Panera in Lleida.

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