Carlos Bunga   
Construcción pictórica. Vertical #2, 2017, Latex paint and glue on cardboard and wood, 200 x 150 x 11,5

Born in 1976 in Porto (Portugal)
Lives and works in Barcelona (Spain)
1998-2000 td>BA in Fine Arts, Escola Superior de Arte e Design, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal

Solo Shows
2019 td>Carlos Bunga, Museo de Arte, Arquitectura e Tecnología, curated by Iwona Blazwick, Lisboa (upcoming)
2018 td>Carlos Bunga: Doubled Architecture, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD), USA
2017 td>Absence, Alexander and Bonin, New York, USA
2015 td>Capella, La Capella dels Àngels, Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona MACBA, Spain
Desplazamientos síquicos, Museo de la Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
I am a Nomad, Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, Switzerland
Pintura, Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid, Spain
Carlos Bunga & Olivier Mosset, Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Monica, USA
2014 td>Exodus, Artes Mundi 6, National Museum Wales, Cardiff, UK
Por amor a la disidencia, Museo Amparo, Puebla, Mexico
2013 td>Ecosystem, Grand Rapids Public Museum, Michigan, US
Por amor a la disidencia, MUAC, México D.F., Mexico
Carlos Bunga: Desteritorialización, Galería Casas Riegner, Bogotá, Colombia
Carlos Bunga, Future Anterior, Cristopher Grimes Gallery, Los Angeles, US
2012 td>Sonae//Serralves Project: Patricia Dauder and Carlos Bunga, Museu Serralves, Porto, Portugal
Em Construção. Carlos Bunga, A Gentil Carioca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Mausoléu, Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, Brazil
Laboratorio, Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid, Spain
2011 td>Carlos Bunga, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, US
2010 td>Espacio mental, OPA, Guadalajara, Mexico
The Temporality of space, Espaço Avenida, Lisboa Architecture Triennial, Portugal
2009 td>Metamorphosis, Miami Art Museum, US
Heterotopías, MARCO, Vigo, Spain
Marxitecture, Krome Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Empty Cube, Appleton Square, Lisbon, Portugal
2008 td>Yuxtaposiciones, Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid, Spain
2007 td>Aldaba Aprt, México D.F., Mexico
2006 td>arlos Bunga, Milton Keynes Gallery, UK
2005 td>Culturgest, Porto, Portugal
Proyecto Elba Benítez, Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid, Spain

Group Shows
2018 td>101 Drawings, Alexander and Bonin, New York, USA
1 Artistas Contemporáneos Portugueses. Una Reflexión sobre la Escala en la Arquitectura y la Obra de Arte, CSA La Tabacalera, Madrid, Spain
2017 td>Hacer amar plantar árboles. Colección Valzuela, Centro de Arte Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain
Quote/Unquote. Entre apropiação e diálogo, MAAT - Museo de Arte, Arquitetura e Tecnologia, Lisboa, Portugal
Arte en el cambio de siglo, Centro Botín, Santander, Spain
Olor de Málaga. Percepciones olfativas de la colección OlorVISUAL, Salas de La Coracha, Museo del Patrimonio Municipal de Málaga, Spain
Variable Dimensions – Artists and Architecture, MAAT Museu Arte Arquitetura Tecnologia, Lisbon, Portugal
Este Lugar lembra-te algum sítio?, CAPC Círculo de Artes Plásticas de Coimbra, Portugal. Travelling: CACPS Centro de Artes e Cultura de Ponte de Sor, Portugal; Espaço Adães Bermudes, Alvito, Portugal
2016 td>The Collection of Hermann and Margrit Rupf, Guggenheim Bilbao, Spain
Este Lugar lembra-te algum sítio?, CAAA Centro para os Asuntos da Arte e Arquitectura, Guimarães, Portugal
Alt-architecture. Comisart, Fundació "La Caixa", Barcelona, Spain
Materiais Transitórios – Núcleo de Escultura da Colecção da Fundação PLMJ, Sociedade Nacional de Belas Artes, Lisbon, Portugal
2015 td>The State of the Art of Architecture, Chicago Architecture Biennial, US
Múltiples mundos, CarrerasMugica, Bilbao, Spain
25 años, Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid, Spain
Au sud d'aujourd'hui. Art contemporain portugais [sans le Portugal], Fondation Calouste Gulbenkian, Paris, France
¿Por qué el arte abstracto?, Galería Casas Riegner, Bogotá, Colombia
Kaleidoscope: asbtraction in architecture, Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Monica, USA
2014 td>Beyond the Supersquare, Bronx Museum, New York, US
2013 td>Individual Order, KARST, Plymouth, UK
Open Monument, Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2012 td>Guimarães 2012 - European Capital of Culture, ReaKt-Views and Processes, Art & Architecture, Guimarães, Portugal
Ruins in Contemporary Art, University of California, US
Several Public Spaces | ASA - SECTOR J ReaKt-Views and Processes, Guimarães, Portugal
Performing Abstraction, Luciana Brito Galleria, São Paulo, Brazil
Selección del archivo. Restos Impresos, LIMAC, Madrid, Spain
Delimitations, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Israel
2011 td>Subtle Construction, Plataforma Revólver, Lisbon, Portugal
Estación experimental. Investigación y fenómenos artísticos, CA2M, Madrid, Spain
The Draftsman Contract / El contrato del Dibujante, Open Estudio 5.0., Carlos Garaicoa Studio, Madrid, Spain
Contain Maintain Sustain, Washington Project for the Arts, US
Selection of the São Paulo Bienal in Santiago, MAC, Santiago de Chile, Chile
The Future Lasts Forever, Gävle Art Center, Sweden
2010 td>Let’s talk about houses: When Art Speaks Architecture, Chiado Museum, Lisbon, Portugal
Há sempre um copo de mar para um homem, 29th São Paulo Biennial, Brazil
Post-Monument, 14th Carrara International Sculpture Biennial, Italia
2009 td>Time as Matter. MACBA Collection. New Acquisitions, MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
Warsaw Under Construction, Warsaw Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, Poland
Lá Fora, Museu da Electricidade, Lisbon, Portugal]#
#[ 2008 ]#[Low Key, Fundación Marcelino Botín, Santander, Spain
Lá Fora, Museu da Presidência da República, Lisbon, Portugal
Construir, habitar, pensar, IVAM, Valencia, Spain
ArtUnlimited, Art Basel, Basilea, Switzerland
Parangolé, Museo Patio Herreriano, Valladolid, Spain
Informed by Function, Lehman College Art Gallery, New York, US
Where Are You From?, Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell, US]#
#[ 2007 ]#[Unmonumental, The Object in the 21st Century, New Museum, New York, US
Mobility at work, Justus Lipsius Building, Brussels, Belgium
Fundación Marcelino Botín, Santander, Spain
Future Nomad, Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, US
2006 td>Architecture Au Corps, Galerie Anton Weller, Paris, France
En Voyage, FRAC Île-de-France, Paris, France
Frontera: Esboço para la criación de una sociedad del futuro, MADB, Frontera, Mexico]#
#[ 2005 ]#[Farsites: Urban Crisis and Domestic Symptoms in Recent Contemporary Art, San Diego Museum of Art, US
Unspoken Destinies, Convento de SS. Cosma e Damiano, Italy
Things Fall Apart All Over Again, Artists Space, New York, US
Portugal: Algumas Figuras, Laboratorio de Arte Alameda, México D.F., Mexico
2004 td>No new artists (What about Les Levine?), W139, Amsterdam, Holland
Pilot 1, London, UK
Manifesta 5, Kursaal, San Sebastián, Spain
Album, Bartolomeu 5, Lisbon, Portugal
Oh Dear, Zé dos Bois, Lisbon, Portugal]#
#[ 2003 ]#[Prémio EDP Novos Artistas, Museo Serralves, Porto, Portugal]#
#[ 2002 ]#[Jovens Criadores, Coimbra, Portugal
Caldas Late Night, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal]#
#[ 2001 ]#[Jovens Criadores, Porto, Portugal

Grants, Prizes and Residencies
2017 td>Artist in residency, The Watermill Center, Water Mill, USA
2015 td>FundaciónARCO Award, ARCOmadrid, Madrid, Spain
Finalist Artes Mundi 6 Award, Cardiff, UK
2014 td>Residency at Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson, US
2013 td>Artist ArtPrize, Grand Prize. Michigan, US
2007 td>Residancy in New York (Grant Fundación Ilidio Pinho) Porto, Portugal
Residency at Aldaba Art, México D.F., Mexico
2006 td>III Premio Internacional de Pintura Diputación de Castellón, Spain
Fundación Marcelino Botín, XIII Convocatoria Becas de Artes Plásticas, Santander, Spain
The International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York, US
2005 td>Helsinki International Artist in Residence Program, Finland

Collections
Banco de España Collection, Madrid, Spain
Banco Espirito Santo Collection, Portugal
Frac des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou, France
Fundação Ilidio Pinho, Portugal
Fundação PLMJ, Lisbon, Portugal
Fundação Serralves, Porto, Portugal
Fundación ARCO Collection, Madrid, Spain
Fundación Botín Collection, Santander, Spain
Fundación de arte Kablanc Otazu, Navarra, Spain
Fundación Helga de Alvear, Cáceres, Spain
Fundación Marcelino Botín, Santander, Spain
Hammer Museum, Los Ángeles, USA
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal
Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA), Spain
Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, Switzerland
OlorVISUAL Collection, Barcelona, Spain
Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection, New York, USA
Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, Brazil
The Museum of Modern Art MoMA, New York, USA