ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO

 Antonio Ballester Moreno. Untitled,  2016, Acrylic on jute, 240 x 180 cm  Antonio Ballester Moreno. Untitled,  2016, Acrylic on jute, 240 x 180 cm  Antonio Ballester Moreno. Untitled,  2016, Acrylic on jute, 240 x 180 cm  Antonio Ballester Moreno. Untitled,  2016, Acrylic on jute, 200 x 158 cm    Antonio Ballester Moreno. Multiple functions for all elements, 2016, Collage, 25 x 35 each  Antonio Ballester Moreno. Observation is the key, 2016, Collage, 25 x 35 each Antonio  Ballester Moreno. Recto, rectangular, grande. Exhibition view at Maisterravalbuena, Madrid, 2015 Antonio  Ballester Moreno. Recto, rectangular, grande. Exhibition view at Maisterravalbuena, Madrid, 2015 Antonio  Ballester Moreno. Recto, rectangular, grande. Exhibition view at Maisterravalbuena, Madrid, 2015 Antonio ballester moreno. Amarillo, 2015. 92 x 73 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Ningún animal puede ser moderno, 2015. 200 x 158 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Sonrie, bromea y no mires fijamente, 2015. 92 x 73 cm  ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Much deeper and more primitive, 2015. 92 x 73 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Cave, Amarillos, 2014. 73 x 60 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. The problem is being solved, 2015. 92 x 73 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Gold and gemstones, 2015. 92 x 73 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. The states of exaggerated acceleration mean nothing, 2015. 92 x 73 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. The question is not whether we like it or not, 2015. 92 x 73 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Cobre cobalto, 2012. 33 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. JARRÓN COBRE, 2012. 36 x 30 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. TRIÁNGULOS COBALTO, 2012. 26 x 21 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Cobre, cobalto y plomo. VISTA DE LA EXPOSICIÓN EN MAISTERRAVALBUENA, MADRID, 2013   Antonio Ballester Moreno. Amarillo,  2014. Acrylic on canvas, 146 x 114 cm  ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Naranjas, 2014. 222 x 172 cm (Español) ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Sin título (Verde), 2013. 97 x 130 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Cave, blanco y amarillos, 2014. 65 x 50 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. OLIVOS, 2009. 130 X 194 CM ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. MOUNTAINS, 2012. 195 X 253 cm ANTONIO BALLESTER MORENO. Almendros, 2012. 195 x 324 cm

Born 1977 in Madrid, Spain
Lives and works in Madrid, Spain

EDUCATION

2003
“se busca equipo para acción furtive”. Taller con Jon Mikel Euba, Centro Párraga, Murcia, Spain

2002
Fine Arts degree at Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain

2000-2002
Universität der Künste, Berlin, Alemania, with professor Lothar Baumgarten

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
Casa Encendida, Madrid

2016
Christopher Grimes Gallery, California, USA
Everything Cycles, Galeria Pedro Cera, Lisbon, Portugal

2015
Recto, rectangular, grande, Maisterravalbuena, Madrid, Spain

2014
Hierro, Luis 21 “The Gallery”, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Azul y Amarillo, Pedro Cera Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal

2013
Cobre, Cobalto y Plomo, Maisterravalbuena, Madrid, Spain

2012
Mantón de Manila, Loewe Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
Mantón de Manila, Loewe, Madrid, Spain

2011
No School, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain
No future, Maisterravalbuena, Madrid, Spain

2010
ANTI (Kreuzberg), Peres Projects, Berlin, Germany

2009
Antonio Ballester Moreno, Joeng Song Art Center / RMK International Art, Seoul, South Korea
Antonio Ballester Moreno, Maisterravalbuena, Madrid, Spain

2008
Gallo Rojo, Gallo Negro, Laboratorio 987, MUSAC – Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
Hunter House and Bear Suit, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, USA
Bärkostüm (Bear Suit), Peres Projects, Berlin, Germany

2005
Stay High, Espacio Abisal, Bilbao, Spain
Greens, Galería DF, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

2004
Just a Little Crime, New Dominions, Los 29enchufes, Madrid, Spain

2003
Clean Sponsors, Centro de Arte joven de la Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014
OPEN CORNER- Listados poéticos de una colección, (curated by Marta Mantecón y Wendy Navarro)
Biblioteca Central de Cantabria, Santander, Spain
Una pausa para reflexionar, (curated by Manuel Olveira y Kristine Guzman), MUSAC, León, Spain

2013
Paytime, ARQUA, Cartagena, Murcia, Spain
Chicken or Beef? A Transcontinental Survey of Figurative Painting, comisariada por Jesper Elg, The Hole,
New York, USA
DKV Collection Dibujos (curated by Alicia Ventura) Centro de Arte y Naturaleza, Huesca, Spain
DIN A33, Louis 21 “The Gallery”, Palma de Mallorca, España
Nunca Jamás. Historias de niños para adultos, Fundación Valentín de Madariaga, Sevilla, Spain

2012
The Reydan Weiss Collection, Villa Jauss, Oberstdorf, Germany
Collection V. Selección de fondos de CA2M, Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid, Spain
11ª Bienal Martinez Gurricabeitia (comisariado por Rosina Gómez Baeza), Valencia, Spain

2011
Collection III, CA2M – Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Móstoles, Spain

2010
Vivre Country (curated by Nonna Bruna), Grimmuseum, Berlin, Germany
Antes Que Todo, CA2M – Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid-Móstoles, SpainGet Behind Me Satan and Push,
Peres Projects, Berlin, German

2009
La liberación Cómica, masART Galería, Barcelona, Spain
Minneapolis, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, USA

GRANTS

2006
Beca de Creación Artística MUSAC – Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain

2004
PROPUESTAS 2004. Fundación Arte y Derecho, Madrid, Spain

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

DKV Collection, Spain
Olor Visual Collection, Barcelona, Spail
CA2M – Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Móstoles, Spain
MUSAC – Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
Olbricht Collection, Berlin, Germany
Collection Reydan Weiss, Essen, Germany
Jerry Speyer Collection, New York, USA

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Aguirre, Peio y Azimi, Negar en, VITAMIN P2 – New Perspectives in Painting, Phaidon, London, 2011
Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Antes que todo. Exhibition catalogue, Madrid, 2010
Fuentes Guaza, Luisa, Ustedes Nosotros. Jóvenes artistas iberoamericanos, Index Book, Madrid, 2010
Maisterravalbuena, RMK International Art, Antonio Ballester Moreno, published on the occasion of “Antonio Ballester Moreno”, Jeong Song Art Center, Seoul, Korea, 2009
Peres Projects Berlin, Los Angeles, Antonio Ballester Moreno. Bärkostüm, Berlin/Los Angeles, 2008

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