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ELI CORTIÑAS

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Eli Cortiñas was born 1976 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. She lives and works in Berlin.

Education

2003-2008

Academy of Media Arts in Cologne

2001-2002

European Film College, Denmark

Grants and Awards

2014

Villa Massimo Fellowship, Rome

2012

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff Grant

2011

Shortlist Award for Young Film Art, Freunde der Nationalgalerie and Deutsche Filmakademie

Studio Grant of Kölnischer Kunstverein

2009

Promotion Prize Nordrhein-Westfalen for Media Art, Duesseldorf

Laureate of the 19th Art Students Competition by the States Department for Education and Research, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik, Bonn

Solo Shows

2016

The most given of givens, Waldburger Wouters, Brussels (upcoming)

2015

Contemporary Visions, Domus Artium, Salamanca

12x12, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin

What about some tropical delights in neoliberal times?, CAAM - San Antonio Abad / Museum La Regenta, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Five easy pieces and some words of wisdom, soy capitán, Berlin

2014

Eli Cortiñas / Lynn Hershman Leeson, Autocenter, Berlin

2013

Dial M for Mother, Display, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen

Kunsthalle Budapest

Awkward Studies and a Decent Take On Serious Matters, Rokeby, London

2012

Don't Call it Future, M'am!, Galerie Waldburger, Brussels

Love Is Worn Around The Neck, Kunstraum Innsbruck

Neither Glance Nor Glory, soy capitán, Berlin

2011

Street Girls Bringing Sailors in Must Pay in Advance, Galerie Michael Wiesehoefer, Cologne

2010

The Excitement of Ownership, Galerie Waldburger, Brussels

2009

Dial M for Mother, Galerie Michael Wiesehoefer, Cologne
Liste Art Fair, Solo Presentation, Basel

2008

There will be no funeral, e*raum, Cologne

Group Shows

2016

Prospectif Cinema, Centre Pompidou, Paris

Karl-Schmidt-Rothluff Stipendium, Kunsthalle Duesseldorf

Wirklich jetzt!, Kunsthaus Essen

A sense of self, Transart Triennale Berlin

2015

Stranger than Paradise, Sies+Hoeke, Düsseldorf

Sagenhaft, Samuelis Baumgarte, Bielefeld

Villa Massimo 2014, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin

Kunstraum Düsseldorf, curated by Pia Witzmann

2014

Stock, Art Cube Gallery, Jerusalem

Eli Cortiñas/ Markus Kleinfeld – Totale 14, Maschinenhaus Essen

Liebe - Love, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen

2013

The Art Of Escaping By A Hairsbreadth, Soy Capitán, Berlin
From Madonna to Madonna, Domus Artium (DA2), Salamanca
Die gestundete Zeit, curated by Gesine Borcherdt, Sies+Hoke, Dusseldorf
Videonale.14, Kunstmuseum, Bonn
The Feverish Libary (continued), Capitain Petzel, Berlin
Feminist genealogies in Spanish art, MUSAC, Castilla y Leon

2012

2nd Mardin Biennial, Mardin, Turkey
International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen
Tomorrow, Bastei Cologne
3rd International Biennale for Young Art, Moscow
International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen
Tomorrow, Bastei Cologne
Paradox: The Limits Of Liberty, Castrum Peregrini, Amsterdam
Les Rencontres Internationales, Madrid
Combine Reality, together with Katharina Jahnke, Frisch - Halle am Wasser, Berlin
Prague Short Film Festival

2011

Dorothea, Ancient & Modern, London
Rencontres Internationales, Berlin

2010

New Rhineland. The Postironic Generation, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen
Saw it, loved it, A selection of young collections from the Rhineland, Museum Ludwig, Cologne
Videoworks, Sala de Arte Contemporaneo, Del Gobierno de Canarias, Tenerife
Art Cologne, solo presentation at New Positions

2009

Footloose, Galerie Waldburger, Brussels
Marcelle Alix Gallery, Paris
Solo Presentation at Liste Basel
Regarding Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf
Ring Frei, Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn

2008

Recently seen and admired, Galerie Kunstagenten, Berlin
Cinéma Revisité, Centre Pompidou, Paris
13. Marler Video Art Price, Glaskasten Marl, Marl
Art Cologne, Section Academy of Media Arts, Cologne
Lies. Nowhere. Between fiction and reality, exhibition screening, Ausstellungshalle für zeitgenössische Kunst, Münster
Family Matters, Gallery NBB, Oslo
Zur Zeit, Künstlerhaus Bregenz, Palais Thurn & Taxis, Bregenz
Minus Eins, Minus Eins experimental lab, Cologne

2007

Rettung ohne Untergang, Deutzer Brücke, Cologne
Cropped, Galerie Figge von Rosen, Cologne

2005

5. Augsburger Art Lab, Augsburg
Guten Tag: Auf Wiedersehen, Rutgers Arts Center, New Jersey

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