CRISTINA FIGUEROA PALAU
cfigueroapalau@gmail.com
www.cristinafigueroa.info
+57-315-6287736

EDUCATION

MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK.
2011-2012

MA Philosophy, UCL, University of London, London, UK.
2005-2006

BA Philosophy, UCL, University of London, London, UK.
2002-2005

1st year of the BA in Fine Art and Foundation in Art and Design.
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London, UK
2000-2002

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Lecturer in Theory of Perception and Aesthetics,
Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano, Bogota, Colombia
2007–2011 and 2013-2014

Internship at the International Commission of Women (OAS).
Organization of American States(OAS), Washington DC, USA
Research on the role of women and women’s organizations in peacebuilding
2005

 

PUBLICATIONS

Figueroa Palau, C. (2015) Migrantas: hacia nuevos lenguajes del pictograma. In: Beltrán Vega, F. And Durán Arias, M. (Eds.) Pictogramas de señalización: miradas interdisciplinarias (pp. 169-191) Bogota: Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano.

Figueroa Palau, C. (2015) Reflexiones sobre la Estética de los pictogramas de señalización: el caso de los Juegos Olímpicos. In: Beltrán Vega, F. And Durán Arias, M. (Eds.) Pictogramas de señalización: miradas interdisciplinarias (pp. 169-191) Bogota: Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano.

Figueroa Palau, C. (2009) Sobre la habitación propia. Critique on the work of Adriana Marmorek. In: In Situ. Bogota: Ediciones La Silueta.

Figueroa Palau, C. (2007)Critique on the work of Caludia Hakim and Fanny Finkelman in the exhibition Metalmorfosis. (cat. exp.) Bogota:Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogota, Marzo.

Figueroa Palau, C. (2007) Photograph: Vacuum of an antique watch and From the Series Views and visions of Bogota. No. 9. In: Naked Punch. The engaged review of contemporary art and thought. London: Naked Punch. No. 7. pp. 44 y 152. pp. 20 y 27.

Figueroa Palau, C. (2006) Photograph: From the Series Body 1 and Body 2. In: Naked Punch. The engaged review of contemporary art and thought. No. 7. London: Naked Punch. pp. 44 y 152.

 

EXHIBITIONS

Axxis Design Observatory 2015. The best 100 Colombian designs of 2014, curated by Angela Jaramillo, Expodiseño 2015.
2015

Salón de la Justicia II, curated by Carolina Rodríguez and El Sanatorio, CCB (Bogota Chamber of Commerce) Kennedy site, Bogota, Colombia
2015

Terrícola, curated by Helena Producciones, Museo de Arte de Pereira, Colombia
2014

Feria del Millón, Centro Creativo Textura, Bogota, Colombia
2014

Pura Pose, MIAMI Prácticas Contemporáneas, Bogota, Colombia
2014

Arte y Barro, Fundación Ana Restrepo del Corral, Club El Nogal, Bogota, Colombia
2014

Feria del Millón, Centro Creativo Textura, Bogota, Colombia
2013

Tiempos muertos, Casa Ensamble, Bogota, Colombia
2013

Proyecto Caída, FILBO 2013, Bogotá, Colombia
2013

Río de Colores, Colectivo Invisible and Laagencia, Las Delicias water stream, Bogota, Colombia
2012

Formato Chic, Galería Mas Arte Contemporáneo, Bogota, Colombia
2012

MA Final Show, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK
2012

MA Interim Show, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK
2012


Inter-Independientes, Artecámara Salitre, CCB (Bogota Chamber of Commerce), Bogota, Colombia
2010-2011


Exhibition Residencia en la Tierra, Museo de Arte Moderno de Pereira, Colombia
2010

 

CURSOS DE ARTE

Performance and Social Practice in the Caribbean
Diploma course with María José Arjona, Alvaro Restrepo, Gustavo Villa and Oscar Moreno
Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano Seccional Caribe, Cartagena, Colombia
2013

Narrative workshop with Carolina Sanín, Residencia en la Tierra, Quindio, Colombia
2013

Video workshop with Elkin Calderón, Residencia en la Tierra, Quindio, Colombia
2011

Printmaking with Umberto Giangrandi, Taller de Giangrandi, Bogota, Colombia
2007, 2010 and 2011


Performance workshop with Sandra Miranda, Residencia en la Tierra, Quindío, Colombia
2010

 

REFERENCES

Ana María Millán
Artist and founding member of Helena Producciones
strohbach1@yahoo.com

Pastora Correa
Dean of the Graphic Design Programme, Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano.
pastora.correa@utadeo.edu.co

LANGUAGES
Spanish, English and French