PAULA ANTA

(Madrid, 1977)

She studied Fine Arts at the Complutense University of Madrid where she later obtained the European PhD. Her photographic work has been focused in the relationship between nature and structure from the point of view of artificiality, identification and history. Her work has been exhibited at the Contemporary Museum of Madrid (CA2M) and Barcelona (CCCB), Niemeyer Centre (Avilés), La Laboral City of Culture (Gijón), Las Cigarreras Cultural Centre (Alicante), Centre for Contemporary Creation Matadero (Madrid), in the DA2 Domus Artium Museum (Salamanca), in the Cultural Contemporary Center of Tabacalera (Madrid), Alcobendas Art Centre (Madrid) or in the Royal Botanic Garden (Madrid). But also, in other European countries, especially in Germany where she has worked with the curator Danièle Perrier, Director of Balmoral Castle, Dr. Peter Weiermair, Director of the Bologna Museum and Dr. Felix Semmelroth, Delegate for Culture of the City of Frankfurt, among others. In the last years she also has shown her work in France, in the Municipal Gallery of the Château d'Eau in Toulouse or in the International University City of Paris. She also has several awards and scholarships like the Ankaria Foundation residency programme in 2018, Estampa 2016 Regional Authority of Madrid Award, VIII International Bienniale of Contemporary Photography “Pilar Citoler” Award, AENA Foundation Photography Award, among others. Especially important have been the FormARTE Scholarship for Visual Arts and Photography in the Spanish College in Paris and the Scholarship from Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Spanish Academy in Rome.


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Vista de la exposición Nudos: Topologías de la memoria, Centro de Arte de Alcobendas, 2019