Paula Cortazar | Monterrey, Mexico, 1991
Nel 2012 ha studiato a Les Beaux Arts de Lyon in Francia e nel 2014 si è laureata in Fine Art all'University di Monterrey’s BA.
Nel 2013 è stata selezionata per partecipare al Contemporary Photography Program (PFC) di Nuevo León.
Del 2015 è la sua prima personale presso Galería Machete a Mexico City. È stata invitata in numerose mostre collettive, tra cui: la prima edizione del Proyectos Unidos Mexicanos a Brooklyn, New York (2015); Al encuentro de lo sensible (2015) presso Monterrey Museum of Contemporary Art; Otro(s) Dibujo(s) presso Nuevo León Picture Gallery (2014); PFC’13 presso Center of the Arts (2014).
Il suo lavoro è stato selezionato per il contest Sporte / Papel 2015 Bernardo Elisúa Farías Award.
Numerosi i premi ricevuti, tra cui: Young Creators Grant (2015-2016); 5th Photography Contest di Monterrey (2013); menzione d'onore Sin Categoría della San Pedro House of Culture (2012).
Vive e lavora a Monterrey, Nuevo León.
Degen received his BFA in 1998 from Cooper Union.
He had solo exhibitions at Susan Inglett Gallery, Guild and Greyshkul Gallery and Museum 52 in New York City as well as Kantor Feuer Gallery in Los Angeles, and Medium Gallery in St. Barthelemy (French West Indies). His work has been featured in group shows in the US, Europe and Asia. His artworks are included in the permanent collections of the MoMA, The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, and The Collezione Maramotti.
He has taught painting and drawing at The Cooper Union in New York City and has been a visiting artist at Rhode Island School of Design, Maryland Institute of Contemporary Art, Brooklyn College and the Yale University School of Art Norfolk program.
He lives and works in New York.
In 2012 she studied at Les Beaux Arts de Lyon in France, and in 2014 she graduated from the University of Monterrey’s BA in Fine Art.
In 2013 she was selected to participate in the Contemporary Photography Program (PFC) in Nuevo León.
In 2015 she had her first solo show in Galería Machete in Mexico City. Her work has also been part of many group shows, such as: the first edition of Proyectos Unidos Mexicanos in Brooklyn, New York (2015); Al encuentro de lo sensible (2015) in the Monterrey Museum of Contemporary Art; Otro(s) Dibujo(s) (2014) in the Nuevo León Picture Gallery, PFC’13 (2014) in the Center of the Arts, among others.
Her work was selected to participate in the Sporte / Papel 2015 Bernardo Elisúa Farías Award.
She has been honored with several awards, among that: Young Creators Grant (2015 – 2016), 5th Photography Contest (2013); honorable mention in Sin Categoría by the San Pedro House of Culture (2012).
She lives and works in Monterrey, Nuevo León.