FLORENCIA WALFISCH
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BIO

Florencia Walfisch was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1970. She writes and makes art. Her education includes different visual and expressive disciplines, focusing on drawing and poetry. She puts on individual shows and takes part in group exhibits, salons, and interdisciplinary projects, as well as readings and poetry gatherings. Her writing is included in various publications and anthologies. Since 2004 she's been making visual art using textile techniques. She lives and works in her hometown.

Website: www.florenciawalfisch.blogspot.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/FlorenciaWalfischArteTextil

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015Lo que tarda el agua en darnos otro nombre, Gallery Michael Schultz. Berlín
2014La importancia de los gestos mínimos, Gallery Molly Krom, New York
2011Rojo y verde en el paisaje (Red and Green in the Landscape), Espacio Cosecha
2007Bordados y otras hebras (Embroidery and Other Threads), Espacio Fedro
2006Vértebras (vertebrae), Installation Focus, Exhibition Cycle, FM La Tribu
2004Poemas Enhebrados (Threaded Poems), II Festival de la Belleza (2nd Beauty Festival), Surdespierto Foundation
Poemas Enhebrados (Threaded Poems), Casa de la Ciudad, Oaxaca, México
1998Drawings, Slides, Installation. Art Space at Sánchez Cultura
1997Zapatos con Narcisos mientras llueve (Shoes with Daffodils while it Rains), Ricardo Flores Magón Cultural Center, Oaxaca, MX
1996Drawings, Art Gallery Volpe Stessens
Drawings, Art Space Café Astral
1995Drawings, Art Space Café Pernambuco

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015Donde está el tiempo, collective in medias res, Mueso del Libro y de la Lengua
Embrodery Salon, II Textile Experiencies Festival, Marcó del Pont Cultural Center
First Textile Meeting, II Textile Experiencies Festival, Espacio Umbral
2014Suite de Cuerpos Celestes, collective in medias res, with Pablo Bronzini, El ojo Errante
Puntadas y otras intenciones: with Arrube, Debiki, Rosemberg, Espacio Umbral
Té con Obra, Self-Managed Art Encounters
103th National Salon, Textile Art, Palais de Glace, Palacio Nacional de las Artes
2013102nd National Salon, Textile Art, Palais de Glace, Palacio Nacional de las Artes
Intervención Colectiva (Collective Intervention), Museum Night, Espacio Umbral
2012101nd National Salon, Textile Art, Palais de Glace, Palacio Nacional de las Artes
2012Salón Nacional, Textile Art, Palais de Glace, Palacio Nacional de las Artes
Pending Installations, Public-Private, 4th edition, La Casona de los Olivera
Ahora que hablen ellas: with Efron, Kuperman, Rodrigo, Wolfsohn, Marcó del Pont Cultural Center
Té con Obra, Self-Managed Art Encounters
2011Second Prize Textile Art, 100th National Salon of Visual Arts, Palais de Glace
Bienal de Arte Textil 2010 -2011, Sívori Museum
40th Anniversary: with Berkenwald, Xcella, Vidal, Sassani, Espacio Medicus
Periódica, Invited Artist in August
Walfisch + Walfisch, A Family Matter: with Graciela Walfisch, Marcó del Pont Cultural Center

AWARDS

2011Second Prize, Textile Art, 100th National Salon of Visual Arts
2007Mention, Textile Art, 96th National Salon of Visual Arts
2007Mention, 6th Medellín City Latinamerican Poetry Award
2004International Poetry Award Jaime Sabines
1995First Prize Drawing Young Art Salon., Giama Cultural Center