Marta Fernández Calvo
ARTISTIC RESEARCH RESIDENCY
August - October 2021
Marta Fernández Calvo (España, 1978) is a visual artist and researcher based in Madrid. Her work has been exhibited at No Soul for Sale Tate Modern (London), Utopia Station 53rd Venice Biennale and To want to seem night Ca2m (Madrid). In 2019 she was resident at Delfina Foundation (London) as part of the Politics of Food program, where she developed the performance Food Chorus presented at the Victoria & Albert Museum and at the Centro Cultural de España in Mexico. In 2021 Fernández Calvo developed the project I turn bad things away in collaboration with Ruta del Castor and in residence at SOMA and Proyecto Público Prim (Mexico City). The project was presented at Zona MACO, Proyecto Público Prim and Ex Convento del Carmen (Guadalajara). She is currently developing Cuidadorxs Invisibles project, winner of the Art for Change call of 'la Caixa' Foundation. Forthcoming exhibitions and collaborations include ONCE Biennial (Madrid), HAYY Jameel (Jeddah), Jalisco Museums (Mexico) Felipa Manuela (Madrid) and Performa Gal among others.
She lives in Madrid. Instagram: @martafernandezcalvo
Program financed by grants to independent spaces of contemporary creation 2020-2021 of the Madrid City Council.