Nuria Canal

Briviesca, 1965

She graduated in Fine Arts at the University of Barcelona. While pursuing her solo career as a visual artist for over 20 years which continues to the day, she has been involved in a variety of cultural projects working as a curator as well as artistic director and producer.

In 1993 in collaboration with the Center of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona CCCB she established “La Mostra de Video Independiente de Barcelona” OVNI, which she co directed until 2000. In 1996-98 he co-directed the regular video production programming at MACBA as well as the museum’s video collection.

She has worked as a research project consultant within the visual arts world supervising the development and production of different cultural projects. With an extensive teaching experience in areas related to image, the visual arts and communication her creative experience has facilitated teaching collaborations with different institutions as IDEP, QUAM, BAU, University of Barcelona, and she has worked as a visiting tutor lecturing at the Master of Branding at Bau School of Design

Her work has been exhibited at several museums and galleries both as part of collective as well as solo exhibitions such as Al ras (Fundació la Caixa), Anys 90 distància zero (Centre d’Art de Santa Mònica), CASM, Máscara y espejo (Macba), Interzona (Palau de la Virreina), Miradas Impúdicas (Fundació La Caixa), Transgenericos i Escenarios Domésticos (Koldo Mitxelena Kulturenea), Pictures of you y Muy Frágil (Galeria Estrany-De la Mota).

Her arts works and videos have been exhibited at several festivals and institutions such as Galeria Zes Dos Bois (Lisboa), The Knightting factory (New York), Mediateca of Fundació La Caixa, Museo Nacional de Arte Reina Sofía (Madrid), Centro Galego de Arte Contemporaneo (Santiago), Museo Patio Herreriano (Valladolid), Kunstlerhaus Bethanlen (Berlin), Artium, (Vitoria).

Nuria´s work is held at public and private collections

Filmography

Introducing yourself, 2016

Daydream, 2010

Cantus, 2004

Casting, 2003

Muchas veces mucho, 1993-1998

Cuando cierres los ojos, 1996

Te sentirás limpia, 1995

Basic kit, 1994

Apuntes, 1994

The house of love, 1992