ALFREDO JAAR

Alfredo Jaar é um artista, arquiteto e cineasta que vive e trabalha em Nova York. Seu trabalho foi exibido extensivamente em todo o mundo. Participou das Bienais de Veneza (1986, 2007, 2009, 2013), de São Paulo (1987, 1989, 2010, 2020) e da Documenta in Kassel (1987, 2002).
Exposições individuais importantes incluem The New Museum of Contemporary Art, Nova York (1992); Whitechapel, Londres (1992); Moderna Museet, Estocolmo (1994); The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (1995); e O Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Roma (2005). As principais pesquisas recentes sobre seu trabalho ocorreram no Musée des Beaux Arts, Lausanne (2007); Hangar Bicocca, Milão (2008); Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlinische Galerieand Neue Gesellschaft fur bildende Kunst eV, Berlim (2012); Rencontres d’Arles (2013); KIASMA, Helsínquia (2014) e Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Reino Unido (2017).
O artista realizou mais de setenta intervenções públicas em todo o mundo. Mais de sessenta publicações monográficas foram publicadas sobre sua obra. Ele se tornou um Guggenheim Fellow em 1985 e um MacArthur Fellow em 2000. Ele recebeu o Hiroshima Art Prize em 2018 e o Hasselblad Award em 2020. Seu trabalho pode ser encontrado nas coleções do The Museum of Modern Art e do Guggenheim Museum, New York; Art Institute of Chicago e Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; MOCA e LACMA, Los Angeles; MASP, Museu de Arte de São Paulo; TATE, Londres; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; Nationalgalerie, Berlin; Museu Stedelijk, Amsterdã; Centro Reina Sofia, Madrid; Moderna Museet, Estocolmo; MAXXI e MACRO, Roma; Museu de Arte Moderna da Louisiana, Humlaebeck; Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Cidade de Hiroshima e Museu de Arte Moderna de Takushima, Japão; M +, Hong Kong; e dezenas de instituições e coleções particulares em todo o mundo .

Alfredo Jaar is an artist, architect, and filmmaker who lives and works in New York.  His work has been shown extensively around the world. He has participated in the Biennales of Venice (1986, 2007, 2009, 2013), Sao Paulo (1987, 1989, 2010, 2020) as well as Documenta in Kassel (1987, 2002).
Important individual exhibitions include The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York (1992); Whitechapel, London (1992); Moderna Museet, Stockholm (1994); The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (1995) and The Museum of Contemporary Art, Rome (2005). Major recent surveys of his work have taken place at Musée des Beaux Arts, Lausanne (2007); Hangar Bicocca, Milan (2008); Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlinische Galerie and Neue Gesellschaft fur bildende Kunst e.V., Berlin (2012); Rencontres d’Arles (2013); KIASMA, Helsinki (2014) and Yorkshire Sculpture Park, UK (2017).

The artist has realized more than seventy public interventions around the world. Over sixty monographic publications have been published about his work. He became a Guggenheim Fellow in 1985 and a MacArthur Fellow in 2000. He received the Hiroshima Art Prize in 2018 and the Hasselblad Award in 2020.

His work can be found in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art and Guggenheim Museum, New York; Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; MOCA and LACMA, Los Angeles; MASP, Museu de Arte de São Paulo; TATE, London; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; Nationalgalerie, Berlin; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Centro Reina Sofia, Madrid; Moderna Museet, Stockholm; MAXXI and MACRO, Rome; Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlaebeck; Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art and Tokushima Modern Art Museum, Japan; M+, Hong Kong; and dozens of institutions and private collections worldwide.