Adrian Schindler (1989, FR/DE)
Resident at Casa de Velázquez (2020-21). Works between Madrid and Barcelona.
I hold a MA from the postgraduate programme Art in Context at the Universität der Künste Berlin (2015), a MFA from the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris (2012) and studied performance at the Columbia College and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2011). Since 2017, I have taken part in the Research Platform and Doctoral Practice in Arts, a roaming group of art researchers hosted by different institutions in Geneva (MAMCO, Société des Arts de Genève, Musée Ariana).
I have exhibited in El Born CCM, Barcelona (2019), La Grande Halle de La Villette, Paris (2018), La Capella, Barcelona (2017), Can Felipa, Barcelona (2017), Studiolo, Berlin (2015), Salon Mutlu, Berlin (2014), Analix Forever Gallery, Paris (2013), Le Centquatre, Paris (2013) among others. Performances and lectures include Centre d'art Le Lait, Albi (2020), Arxiu Nacional de Catalunya, Sant Cugat (2020), Collège des Bernardins, Paris (2019_with Romain Trinquand), Mahal Art Space, Tangier (2019), One Gee In Fog, Geneva (2019), La Comédie, Reims (2018), FRAC Champagne-Ardenne (2017), Beaux-Arts de Paris (2016), Ludwig Forum, Aachen (2014). I have been resident at Casa de Velázquez, Madrid (2019), Superdeals, Brussels (2018), L'Estruch, Sabadell (2018), Le Centquatre, Paris (2014-15), ZK/U, Berlin (2012-13). In 2017, I published the book "Itineraries and Detours of a Migrating Monument" with the publishing house AKV Berlin, co-produced by the FRAC Champagne-Ardenne. I have recently been awarded a member position at the Académie de France in Madrid for the year 2020-21.
Various of these projects have involved actors, dancers, researchers and other visual artists, among them Ali el Aziz, Claire Chassot, Alba Sanmartí Masdeu, Romain Trinquand, Rosa Renom, Michael Beron, Sam Parfitt, Marina Fita and Carles Gilabert.
Since 2013, I have collaborated extensively with the artist Eulàlia Rovira. We had solo shows at Homesession, Barcelona (2019), Musée de Bibracte, Saint-Léger-sur-Beuvray (2018), Espai Dos Sala Muncunill, Terrassa (2018_with Caterina Almirall), Fireplace, Barcelona (2016) and presented our work in group shows, performances and screenings in CAC Fabra i Coats, Barcelona (2019), etHALL, L'Hospitalet (2019), Zwitschermaschine, Berlin (2019), NoguerasBlanchard (storage space), L'Hospitalet (2019), Galerie Martin Janda, Vienna (2018), The Museum is Closed, MACBA, Barcelona (2017_with Maria Barros), àngelsbarcelona (2017), Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria (2017), Turf Projects, Croydon (2016), Kreuzberg Pavillon, Berlin (2014) among others. In 2018, we were recipients of the Fundació Güell Visual Arts Grant.