Exhibitions during the Paulo Reis Residency:
...E a saudade que ficou
The Perfect One
March / 2017
Angel Calvo Ulloa
Lalín, Pontevedra, 1984
He is curator of exhibitions and regularly writes for media such as El Cultural, Dardo Magazine, A-desk Critical Thinking and Concreta.
As commissary, the project of public interventions Un disparo de advertencia (Lalín, Pontevedra)in 2011, the project Diálogos Improbables in the Espazo NonLugar (Lalín, Pontevedra) stands out as initiatory acts. Beyond this, between 2011 and 2016 he has curated different projects for institutions such as MARCO (Vigo), Artium (Vitoria), Azkune Zentroa (Bilbao), Centro de Arte Alcobendas (Alcobendas), Fundación Granell (Santiago de Compostela), Antiguo Instituto Jovellanos (Gijón), CTB (Ferrol), Palexco (A Coruña) and for galleries like Múrias Centeno (Oporto), L21 (Madrid), JosedelaFuente (Santander) o Rosa Santos (Valencia), among others.
He has recently been awarded the Comisart 2016 prize to work with the collections of La Caixa and MACBA with which he will carry out the project Bajo el brazo: Entre la palma de la mano y la axila in Caixaforum (Barcelona) in 2017. Awarded also in Inéditos 2014 by La Casa Encendida, where he held the exhibition Aprender a caer and in the call for visual arts of Can Felipa (Barcelona) in 2015, with the exhibition Incluso un paisaje tranquilo.
Among the residences in which it has participated, it is possible to emphasize the projects Ende der party in Tokonoma Apartment (Kasel) in 2014; The project Expedição en la ciudad de Oporto and the program of the International Curator Residency of Fire Station Artists Studios (Dublin) in 2015 and has been selected within the program Komisario Berriak for a collective curatorial that will be developed in Azkuna Zentroa and ARTIUM within the program of the Capitalidad Cultural Europea of DSS2016.
The artist residency of Angel Calvo Ulloa at Projeto Fidalga was supported by PICE [Programme for the Internationalization of Spanish Culture] of AC/E, Spanish Cultural Action.
Angel Calvo Ulloa
Presentation of curatorial projects at the Fidalga meeting.
Presentation of his publications to curator Denis Maksimov.
Aprender a caer, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain 2014
Incluso un paisaje tranquilo... , Can Felipa, Barcelona, Spain 2015
Fugir para lado algum, Projeto Expedição, Porto, Portugal 2014
Diálogos Improbables, Espazo NonLugar, Lalín, Spain 2013
En el coche de San Fernando, SALÓN, Madrid, Spain 2014