Jorge García (Toledo, 1977)

Multidisciplinary plastic artist, lives and works in Madrid. His work has almost always been centred on sculpture and installation, leading him to consider “the object” in all its dimensions, from the most exaggerated fetishism, to the most interpretative charge, also including the most critical and ironic dimension.

His proposals currently explore new concerns formally and conceptually, addressing a multi-level, or rather fractal, narrative between the individual, art, social structures and the historical context, emphasising the impact that power structures have on the processes of relating to oneself and the environment.

This change or these new conceptual concerns have led him to work with a multitude of media and techniques, from sculpture to video, including installations, photographs and prints, adapting the idea, the process and the medium at all times.

His work has been shown in various national and international solo and group exhibitions, including JuntosAparte (Cúcuta, Colombia, Bienal Sur), Continuum, (Palazzo Regio, Cagliari, Italy) In/Out (Swab art fair, Barcelona) Under the Subway Video Art Night (The local, New York; La Casa Encendida, Madrid; Kino palais, Buenos Aires and Project Space Kleiner, Berlin) Quién es ese hombre (TEA, Space for the Arts, Tenerife) READ MY LIPS! (Castrum Peregrini, Amsterdam) Paradossi Democratici (Royal Academy of Spain in Rome, Italy), Ibi et nunc e Hic et nunc (Spanish centres in El Salvador, Tegucigalpa and Managua), El llano [still] on fire, (Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Artes MUCA Rome, Mexico DF), LIBER MMM and Monstrum (STORM AND DRUNK, Madrid), Nepotismo ilustrado (Galería Fernando Pradilla, Madrid) Beyond The Tropics, (parallel exhibition within the framework of the 56th Venice Biennial and the Museu d’Història de Catalunya, LOOP Festival Barcelona) Prophetïa (Miró Foundation, Barcelona) Proyector- Politics (Depaul Loop Campus, Chicago) BAVIC 9 (Central American Visual Arts Biennial in Guatemala City) Blockhouse (Centro de Arte Contemporáneo La Conservera, Murcia) Hic et Nunc (Fundació Tàpies, Barcelona; Sala Proceso de Cuenca, Ecuador; Temper Art Space, New York; Hirhshorn Museum, Washington; Muca Roma, Mexico City), Politics-Poetics (Festival L Oeil D Oodaaq Rennes, France) Fuso 2014 (Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporânea do Chiado, Lisbon) Revolutum (Galería Ixcateopan de Acapulco, Mexico), In Situ (Addaya Centre d’Art Contemporani d’Alaró, Mallorca), Tiempo de progreso ( Museo Barjola, Gijón) Critical Botox i n t imes o f 2 . 0 Feudalism (Pavillion Centre Bucharest, Romania) or Before our Eyes (Loop Festival, Barcelona), I against I (Galería Gema Llamazares, Gijón), The Tightrope (Centro de arte Tomas y Valiente, CEART, Madrid) or Bienal Sur (Colombia).

His work is present in some private collections and in some national institutional collections such as that of the Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Fundación Antonio Pérez (Cuenca), ADDAYA COL-LECCIÓ (Mallorca, Illes Balears), CIRCA XX collection, (zaragoza and Madrid), Casa de Velázquez (Madrid and Paris), Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Toledo, Liberbank collection, Museo de Escultura al aire libre de Dehesa Boyal, Ávila and Junta de Castilla la Mancha, among others.