Alexandre Vogler

Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 1973.
Lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, RJ.

PIPA 2011, 2012 and 2014 nominee.

Video made by Matrioska Filmes exclusively for PIPA 2011.


Video by the artist
Viajando no Poder


About the artist

Artist, Master in Visual Language by the Post-Graduation Program of School of Fine Arts , Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, with graduation in Painting by the same institution. Professor at Art Institute of State University of Rio de Janeiro.

Since 2000, develops works in public contexts as Atrocidades Maravilhosas, Fumacê do Descarrego, Olho Grande and Tridente de Nova Iguaçú. Director of the short film Base para Unhas Fracas, 35mm, 2010

Solo exhibitions
Base / Tridente NI, Centro Cultural São Paulo, 2009; Abre Caminho (2007) and O Condomínio (2005) at Galeria A Gentil Carioca; 4 Graus, Galeria LGC Arte Hoje/ RJ, 2004.

Selected Group Shows
A RUA, MuKA, Antwerpe, Belgium, 2011; Incorporations, La Centrale Életrique, Brussels, 2011 ; Caos e Efeito, Itaú Cultural, SP, 2011 , Vozes Diferenciales, Centro Provincial de Artes Plásticas y Diseño, Havana, Cuba, 2011; Pra Começo de Século, Centro de Arte Dragão do Mar, Fortaleza, 2010; Flying Down to Earth, Vigo Museum of Contemporary Art, Spain, 2010; Havana Biennial, Cuba, 2009; Galerias Subterrâneas/Conexões Urbanas – FUNARTE, public space, Curitiba, 2008; Expedição Rio-Amazonas / 27° Bienal de SP, 2006; A Gentil Carioca, Daniel Reich Galery, New York, 2006; Geração da Virada, Instituto Tomie Othake, 2006; on difference #2 (em Zona franca), Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart – Germany, 2006; 2nd International Rotterdam Architecture Biennial, Rotterdam, Holand / 2005; Up Coming Documentary Fortnight (as Atrocidades Maravilhosas), MOMA, New York, USA / 2003; El Millor Cel de Barcelona, Espaço Can Filipa, Barcelona, Spain / 2002; Panorama da Arte Brasileira (as Atrocidades Maravilhosas), MAM / SP / 2001.

Artist Resident in Porto / Portugal in 2000, at Lada Ateliers Program and at FLAT Station, Amsterdam, 2010.

Works in collections
Museu de Arte Moderna – RJ, Itaú, Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Goiás.

Artist represented by the gallery A Gentil Carioca- RJ.

Website:www.alexandrevogler.com

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