Name

Christian Castañeda

About

Bachelor of Fine Arts. National School of Painting, Sculpture and Engraving “La Esmeralda” (INBA). Mexico City. 2003-2008

OTHER STUDIES

Álfaskólinn, Icelandic Elf School. Reykjavík, 2012.
Centro de la Imagen. Seminar of Contemporary Photography. Mexico City, 2007
Centro de la Imagen. Black and White Photography. 2003-2004

SOLO SHOWS

"Hidden People", Autjaus @ Neter, Mexico City.
"OMENNEMA", Bizonte Lab, Toluca, Edomex.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013
"Etogramas: Códigos Animalistas", Myl Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City.
"Muchas Estacas en el Lodo", Distrito Global celebrando The 100th Room, Mexico City.
"YO Contenido", CECUT, Tijuana, Mexico.
"Beginning to See the Light", Vita Rosen Gallery, Göteborg, Sweden.
"Fade Away and Radiate", White Spider @ Hotel W, Mexico City.
"1000 Drawings", Amsterdam.
"Sin Fronteras. Neter Collective & Meg Anderson", Antler Gallery, Portland, Or.
"Acto Enigmático", Galería Bálsamo (Downtown Hotel), Mexico City.
"Collective Show NY-Mx", Neter Proyectos, Mexico City.
"Esto no es un Museo. Artefactos móviles al acecho: Changarrito en Acción + Neter", Centro Cultural España, Mexico City.

2012
Selected at the Bienal Nacional de Arte Emergente with Honorific Mention, N.L., Monterrey
"Negrura", Galería Breve, Mexico City.
"Ciudades Vacías", Galería del Espacio Alternativo, ENPEG, D.F.
1000 Drawings Amsterdam.
Open House at NES Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland.
Placarc Auction, Museo José Luis Cuevas, D.F.
"Selección de Selecciones", Galería Ajolote Arte Contemporáneo, Guadalajara.
"Taco de Ojo", Galería Gabinete Gráfico, Oaxaca.

2011
"Realidad Aumentada", Galería Palomar del Minotauro, Mexico City.
ART: Art Room Talent, CAD (Centro de Arquitectura y Diseño), Mexico City.
"ReCover Project", Casa del Lago, Mexico City.
THE FAIR: International Contemporary Art In Vancouver, The Waldorf Hotel.
"Neter", Galería Casa de Las Monas, León, Guanajuato.
“Urbanos”, Galería Palomar del Minotauro, Mexico City.
"Cazadores de Energía", Galería X Espacio de Arte (Corredor Cultural Roma-Condesa), Mexico City.
"Bearsation", Museo de la Ciudad de Cuernavaca, Mexico.

2010
Bienal Nacional de Arte Emergente, Nuevo León, Monterrey.
"The Last Match". Latvija, Riga
"Goodbye Vicent Nariou", Fundación Ex Molino, Mexico City
"Cárnica", Galería Palomar del Minotauro, Mexico City
"Anal PRESENTA: Ciclo de cortometrajes y video". Foro del Dinosaurio, Museo Universitario del Chopo
"Así Está la Cosa: Emerging Artists from Mexico City and Chicago", Marwen Gallery. Chicago
"Blanco Sobre Blanco", Galería Palomar del Minotauro, Mexico City
"Eros", Galería Pablo O'Higgins, Mexico City

2009
"Arte 40", Biblioteca Vasconcelos, Mexico City
"Orden Abierto", Festival de Fotoseptiembre, FARO. Mexico City
"TCLY Bazar", Nike, Mexico City
“Grafuck 4”, Gallery Nucleus, L.A., California
“Orden Abierto”, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City

2008
“Led the Sunshine”, Galería La Esmeralda. Mexico City
“104”, Galería del Espacio Alternativo, CENART. Mexico City
“Teheran Sticker Project”, Irán, Teherán
“Fotografía de la Esmeralda”, Museo de la Escuela de Artes de Yucatán, Mérida

2007
Bienal Nacional de Arte, Museo Leopoldo Flores, Toluca
“Un Cuarto Propio”, Festival de Fotoseptiembre, Galería La Esmeralda, Mexico City

2006
“Sospechas y Ecos”, Galería La Esmeralda, Mexico City
“De la Ofrenda a la Instalación, de lo Tradicional al Arte Conceptual”, Glorieta de Insurgentes. Mexico City

UPCOMING SHOWS

SSSoC White Spider, Mexico City
Pehr Space, Los Angeles.

ART FAIRS & RESIDENCIES
Affordable Art Fair, Proyecto Changarrito, México, D.F. 2013.
Co/Lab Art Fair, Barker Hanger, Santa Monica, 2012.
NES Artist Residency. Skagaströnd, Iceland, Spring-Summer 2012. Fonca-Conacyt Scholarship 2012
NES Artist Residency. Skagaströnd, Iceland, February 2012. Supported by Fundación/Colección Jumex
MoCCA Fest (Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art), N.Y. 2011
Entijuanarte Art Fair. Tijuana, 2010
GUAPA Residency. Maravatío & Contepec, February 2010

PUBLISHED WORK
mART: Selección de Artistas Emergentes para Nuevos Coleccionistas (Mexico City)
Ne te promène donc pas toute nue! (Stockholm, 2010)
Moon Magazine (Beijing, China 2009)
Void Magazine (Brazil, 2009)
Grafuck 4 (Los Angeles, 2009)
Bones Magazine. Geek Issue (UK, 2009)
Pork-Brains. Identidad. Número 4 (Mexico City, 2009)
WLTF Magazine. Just Pure and Simple. Número 3 (Brazil 2009)
Woof! Magazine. Pornographic Issue (Brazil, 2008)
This is the Way the Cookie Crumbles. Falsas Palavras Chinesas. Fake Chinese Words. (Sao Paulo, Brazil 2008)

www.neter.com.mx
www.christiancastaneda.tumblr.com
www.facebook.com/christiancastaneda.v
www.flickr.com/photos/xian_cv

Specialties

  • Photography
  • Illustration
  • Tattoos