Pedro Torres / artist talk

19:0020:15 h
Venue: La Capella
Hospital, 56
08001 Barcelona
Price: Free event
Conference

Homesession starts a new collaboration with La Capella and proposes activities to learn more about the artistic practice of some of the artists linked to our programme.

The activities are free and open to everyone with previous inscription to lacapella@bcn.cat

 

>Wednesday 1 December, 19h

Pedro Torres

artist talk

Pedro Torres is the winner of the Exchange/ France 2021 grant awarded by Homesession. The artist is currently on a two-month residency until the end of November at the Art3 centre (Valence, France).

Pedro Torres focuses his artistic practice on themes related to the concepts of time, distance, memory, language and image, using a variety of media in the development of his works and research projects. He has recently exhibited at The Green Parrot (Barcelona), Casal Solleric (Palma de Mallorca), Centro Párraga (Murcia), Casa Seat Barcelona, Chiquita Room (Barcelona), Fabra i Coats: Centre d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, OTR. espacio de arte (Madrid), Dilalica (Barcelona), CaixaForum Barcelona, BienalSUR (Buenos Aires), among others. He has received awards and grants, such as the “la Caixa” Foundation Production Call (2020), finalist of the Ciutat de Palma Antoni Gelabert Visual Arts Award (2020), the research grant of the Department of Culture of the Generalitat de Catalunya (2020, 2013), the production award of the Sala d’Art Jove de Barcelona (2013) and the grant of the Botín Foundation (2007). He has been in artistic residencies in Skagaströnd (Iceland), Seoul (South Korea), Berlin (Germany) and Barcelona (Spain). She lives and works in Barcelona, where she is an artist-in-residence at Hangar, Centro de producción e investigación de artes visuales.

Pedro Torres / artist talk