María Elena Ortiz
29 October, 2018
Larraitz Torres
13 April, 2012


Lorenzo Sandoval

(Spain, 1980)

ARTISTIC RESEARCH RESIDENCES
June - July 2021

Sandoval works as an artist and curator. He holds a B.F.A and a Masters in Photography, Art and Technology from the UPV (Valencia, Spain). He received curatorial prizes such as Inéditos 2011, Can Felipa curatorial prize and Nogueras Blanchard 2012. He won the art prize Generación 2017 presented in La Casa Encendida (Madrid) and V Beca DKV- Álvarez Margaride for Shadow Writing (Algorithm /Quipu) at LABoral, Gijón, 2017. Sandoval was nominated for the Berlin Art Prize 2018 and Premio Arte Contemporáneo Cervezas Alhambra 2020. He presented Shadow Writing (Lace/Variations) in Lehman + Silva Gallery in Porto and Nottingham Contemporary. He was part of Canine Wisdom for the Barking Dog. Exploring the sonic cosmologies of Halim El Dabh curated by Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung, Kamila Metwaly and Marie Helénè Pereira for Dak'art Biennale 2018. Sandoval was artist in residency with Bisagra in Lima, culminating in an exhibition at Amano Museum Textile Museum. He was part of the Miracle Workers Collective representing Finland in the Venice Biennale 2019. He presented Shadow Writing (Fábrica Colectiva) at IVAM Alcoi, a research on the collectivization of factories related to sound. In 2020, presented Shadow Writing with pieces from all the chapters of the project, curated by Emanuele Guidi at Centro Párraga in Murcia. He was part of Here History Began. Tracing the Re/Verberations of Halim El-Dabh at SAVVY Contemporary. Together with Tono Vízcaino, they opened Industria. Matrices, tramas y sonidos for IVAM in 2021. Since 2015, Sandoval runs The Institute for Endotic Research, which opened as a venue in 2018, co-directed by Benjamin Busch, and recently by Amouefa Amoussouvi too.

More information about his work here.