KAREN PAULINA BISWELL

KAREN PAULINA BISWELL

Karen Paulina Biswell is being respresented by wildpalms and Instituto De Vision.

She is a French-Colombian artist based in Paris and Bogotá.

http://karenpaulinabiswell.com/

Curriculum Vitae

CV

Born in 1983 Curazao. Colombian Parents who has to emigrated.
Lives and works between Paris and Colombia.


Awards / Grants
2019 – Prix Pictet / Nominee
2018 – Residencies Program of the Musée du Quai Branly- Jacques Chirac / Laureate
2017 – World Press -The 6×6 Global Talent Program / Nominee
2016 – Gd4Photoart Award by MAST Foundation / Nominee
2016 – Higashikawa Award (Japan) / Nominee
2016 – Prix de la Photo Madame Figaro Arles (France) / Nominee
2014 – World Press Photo-Joop Swart Masterclass / Nominee
2013 – IX Premio Colombo-Suizo de fotografía (Colombia) / Second Prize
2012 – La Lettre de Photographie – Bourse du Talent: Portrait (France) / Nominee


Artist Recidencies
2019 – Artist-In-Residence Program, A4 Art Museum, Chengdu,China
2017 – Artist-In-Residence Program, Les Rencontres Photographique de Guyane, French Guiana
2016 – Artist-In-Residence Program, Ses Dotze Naus, Ibiza, Spain
2015 – Artists-In-Residence Program Verzasca Foto, Switzerland

Solo Exhibitions
2019 – Shēnti / Body, A4 Art Museum, Chengdu, China
2019 – ‘Las tres marias’, SÂLMON< – FESTIVAL, Barcelone, Spain
2018 – ‘Ellas’, at Valenzuela Klenner Gallery, Bogota, Colombia
2017 – ‘La Dernière Lune’, Les Rencontres Photographique de Guyane, French Guiana
2016 – ‘Nama Bu’, at le Forum Montesquieu, Bordeaux, France
2015 – ‘Nama Bu’, at le Rocher de Palmer, Bordeaux, France
2015 – ‘Nama Bu’, at Valenzuela Klenner Gallery, Bogota, Colombia
2013 – ‘Hotel Dorantes’, FIDAAC, Bordeaux, France
2012 – ‘Radio Macondo’, LA OTRA, Independent Contemporary Art Fair, Cartagena, Colombia
2010 – ‘A tres Bandas’, at Valenzuela Klenner Gallery, Bogota, Colombia

Selected Group Exhibitions
2020 – Te de Bogota. wildpalms Dusseldorf, Germany
2019 – ‘Art and social unrest in the Jorge M. Perez Collection’, Espacio 23, Miami
2019 – ‘Ven y cuéntame la verdá, Valenzuela Klenner Gallery, Bogota, Colombia
2019 – ‘Libertad’, Momenta – Biennale de l’Image, Montreal, Canada.
2019 – ‘LUJURIA’, Casa Hoffman, Bogota, Colombia
2018 – ‘Hybridtopographies’, 60 Wall Gallery, Deutsch Banck, Nueva York, USA
Selected Group Exhibitions
2018 – ‘MEMENTO.CAB’, Fondation Vassarély, Aix-en- Provance, France
2017 – ‘ATTACHES’, Cité Internation des Arts, Paris, France
2017 – ‘DESEO, MAMM, Museum of Modern Art of Medellin, Colombia
2017 – ‘La Vuelta’, J1,Marseille France
2017 – ‘La Vuelta’, Les Rencontres de la photographie, Arles, France
2016 – ‘Nama BU’, Foto Feminas, Just Another Photo Festival, Varanasi, India.
2016 – ‘Nama BU’, Foto Feminas, Pingyao International Photography Festival, China
2016 – ‘Swinging Bamako’, Les Rencontres de la photographie, Arles, France
2014 – Angkor Photo Festival, Siem Reap, Cambodia 2014 – FIDAAC, Vilna, Lituania
2014 – ‘POV Female Bogota’, at Valenzuela Klenner Gallery, Bogota, Colombia
2014 – ‘Taxonomie of Desire’, Vasli Souza, Malmö, Sweden
2013 – ‘Taxonomie of Desire’, Espacio Rita, Nagoya, Japan

Public & Institutional Collections
Jorge M. Perez Collection – Espacio 23, Miami, USA
Musée du Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac, France
Museo del Banco de la Republica, Colombia
Les Rencontres d’Arles, France


Books
2016 – Epiphany , publish by Verzasca FOTO Festival, Suisse
2014 – Embera-Chamis – ¡Chao Nos Vemos!, POV Female, publish by oodee, UK


Exhibition Catalogs
2019 – ‘Art and social unrest in the Jorge M. Perez Collection’, cuarted by Jose Roca, Espacio 23,
Miami
2019 – ‘The Life of Things’, publish by Kerber, Momenta Biennale de L’Image, France
2017 – ‘Attaches’, publish by IESA arts&culture, Paris, France
2017 – ‘La Vuelta’, publish by Seguros Bolivar, Bogota, Colombie
2017 – ‘La Vuelta’, publish by Actes Sud, Les Rencontres d’Arles, France
2016 – ‘Swinging Bamako’, publish by Actes Sud, Les Rencontres d’Arles, France

selection of works

for more works and information contact:

info@wild-palms.com

(painting with nature) Jagua. 2014.
Imama. 2015.
(betata) Monteadentro 1. 2015.