Cecilia Bengolea

(Buenos Aires, 1979)

(ENG) Bengolea has collaborated with dancehall artists such as Craig Black Eagle, Bombom DHQ, Damion BG, and with artists Dominique Gonzalez Forster and Jeremy Deller. Her collaborative work with French choreographer François Chaignaud, Pâquerette (2005-2008) and Sylphides (2009), have earned several awards such as the Award de la Critique de Paris in 2010 and the Young Artist Prize at the Gwangju Biennial in 2014. They have also have co-created dance pieces for their dance company as well as for the Ballet de Lyon (2013), the Ballet de Lorraine (2014) and Pina Bausch Tanztheater Wuppertal (2015).

Bengolea’s video installations and performances have been exhibited at the Gwangju Biennial (2014), Biennale de Lyon (2015), The Tanks and Tade Modern (2015), Faena Arts Center, Buenos Aires (2015 and 2017) Fig-2 25/50 at ICA, London (2015), Dia Art Foundation (May 2017), Tokyo Spiral Hall, Biennale de Sao Paulo (2016), The Infinite Mix, Hayward Gallery London (2016), Elevation 1049, Gstaad (2017), Palais de Tokyo (2015 and 2018), Art Night, ICA London (2015), Fiorucci Art Trust, Stromboli, Dhaka Art Summit (2018), TBA21, Venice (2018), Art Basel Miami Beach (2018), E.A.T (2019), Centre Pompidou (2010 and 2016), Engadin Art Talks 2019, Desertx 2019.
With a background in Philosophy and Art History she has also followed the choreographic master Ex.e.r.c.e. by Mathilde Monnier at the Centre Chorégraphique National in Montpellier.

(CAST) Bengolea ha colaborado con artistas del dancehall como Craig Black Eagle, Bombom DHQ, Damion BG, y con los artistas Dominique Gonzalez Forster y Jeremy Deller. Ha realizado trabajos en colaboración con el coreógrafo francés François Chaignaud, tales como Pâquerette (2005-2008) y Sylphides (2009), lo que ha valido varios premios como el Award de la Critique de Paris en 2010 y el Young Artist Prize en la Bienal de Gwangju en 2014. También han co-creado piezas de danza para su compañía de danza, así como para el Ballet de Lyon (2013), el Ballet de Lorraine (2014) y el Pina Bausch Tanztheater Wuppertal (2015).

Las videoinstalaciones y performances de Bengolea se han mostrado en la Bienal de Gwangju (2014), Bienal de Lyon (2015), The Tanks y Tade Modern (2015), Faena Arts Center, Buenos Aires (2015 y 2017) Fig-2 25/50 en ICA, Londres (2015), Dia Art Foundation (mayo de 2017), Tokyo Spiral Hall, Bienal de Sao Paulo (2016), The Infinite Mix, Hayward Gallery London (2016), Elevation 1049, Gstaad (2017), Palais de Tokyo (2015 y 2018), Art Night, ICA London (2015), Fiorucci Art Trust, Stromboli, Dhaka Art Summit (2018), TBA21, Venice (2018), Art Basel Miami Beach (2018), E.A.T (2019), Centre Pompidou (2010 y 2016), Engadin Art Talks 2019, Desertx 2019.
Con formación en Filosofía e Historia del Arte, también obtuvo el Máster coreográfico Ex.e.r.c.e. con Mathilde Monnier en el centro Nacional de Coreografía de Montpellier.