marco maggi

Biographie (sélection)

Né en 1957 à Montevideo, Uruguay. Vit et travaille à New York, Etats-Unis et Montevideo.


MFA, Université d'Etat de New York, New Paltz, Etats-Unis.

Expositions Personnelles (sélection)


Nara Roesler Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brésil (novembre)         
Espacio Monitor, Caracas, Venezuela
Piano, piano, Galeria Hosfelt, San Francisco, Etats-Unis (mai)
White Specific, Sayago Pardon, Los Angeles, Etats-Unis
Escala 1/10, Galeria del Paseo, Lima, Pérou (avril)


Fanfold, Sicardi Gallery, Houston, Etats-Unis (7 novembre 2013 – 11 janvier 2014)


Prix Figari, Banco Central, Museo Figari, Montevideo, Uruguay (11 décembre 2012 - 2 mars 2013)


Galerie Xippas, Paris, France

La menor idea, Galeria Cayon, Madrid Spain

No idea, Museum of Latin American Art (MoLAA), California, USA

Desinformacion Funcional, Instituto Ohtake, San Paolo, Brazil

Lentissimo, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, USA

Bienal de Cuenca, Ecuador


Xippas arte contemporaneo, Montevideo, Uruguay

From Huguenot to Microwave, Dorsky Museum, New Paltz, USA

Optimismo Radical, NC-arte, Bogota, Colombia


Global Myopia, Art Public, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, USA

American Ream, Syracuse University, Syracuse, Palitz Gallery at Lunin House, New York, USA

PARKING ANY TIME, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA

Infinitesimal, Galeria el Paseo, Punta del Este, Uruguay


American Ream, Warehouse Gallery at Syracuse University, Syracuse, USA

Slow Scandal, Warehouse Gallery at Syracuse University, Syracuse, USA

Cubic Drops, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, USA


Hipo-Real, Nara Roesler Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Slow Politics, Sicardi Gallery, Houston, USA


by disappointement only, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA


Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, USA


The Ted Turner Collection, Complete Coverage, Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA

Pages, iSpace, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne, Chicago, USA

Hotbed e Altre Storie, Vitamin Arte Contemporanea, Torino, Italy

From DNA to CNN, Sicardi Gallery, Houston, USA

El Papel Del Papel, Centro Colombo Americano, Bogota, Columbia

Video Box, Centro Cultural Reina Sofia, Montevideo, Uruguay


5th Gwangju Biennial, Korea


inCUBAdora, VIII Havana Biennial, Cuba

Constructing & Demolishing, Cristinerose | Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA

exPECTACLE, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, USA

Construcciones & Demoliciones, dibujos en español, Centro Cultural Reina Sofia, Montevideo, Uruguay


25th Sao Paulo Biennial, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Hotbed Online, Sala Uno, Rome, Italy

PreColumbian & PostClintonian, Sicardi Gallery, Houston, USA

Micro Macro, DAN Galeria, Sao Paulo, Brazil


Global Myopia, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, USA

BITniks, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, USA


The Pencil Monologues, 123 Watts, New York, USA

Hardware vs. Software, Miller & Block Gallery, Boston, USA

micro, macro, mArco, Project Room, 123 Watts/ARCO, Madrid, Spain


From Freezer to Microwave, Hosfelt Gallery, San Franscisco, USA


Techtonic, 123 Watts, New York, USA


Expositions de Groupe (sélection)


Drawing Now, Paris, France (26-30 mars)

Armory, New York, Etats-Unis (6-9 mars)

ARCO, Madrid, Espagne (19-23 février)

Zona Maco, Mexico, Mexique (5-9 février)


MOCA permanent collection: recent acquisitions, MOCA, Los Angeles, Etats Unis 

Un-drawn Drawings. Works on paper, commissariat de Olivier Renaud-Clément, galerie Hussenot, Paris, France

Flow, just Flow, Joel and Lila Harnett Museum of Art, Richmond, Etats-Unis.  


Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, USA


Beyond the Chaos Between Intelligence and Beauty, Osart Gallery, Milan, Italy

Extranaturaleza, 6th Ventosol – International Biennial of Contemporary Art in Curritiba


Colorado University Art Museum, Boulder, USA

In Transition: 2010 CIFO Grants & Commissions Program Exhibition, Cisneros Fontanals

Art Foundation, Miami, USA

Optimismo Radical, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA

XVII Bienal de Guatemala, Centro Cultural Metropolitano (CCM), Guatemala City

Works from the Daros LatinAmerica Collection, Fundacíon Banco Santander, Madrid, Spain


How Soon is Now: Contemporary Art From The Permanant Collection, DePauw University, USA

TEOR/éTica: 10th Anniversary, TEOR/éTica, San Jose, Costa Rica

Collecting History: Highlighting Recent Acquisitions, LA MoCA, Los Angeles, USA

Paper Trail v.5 Intimate Gestures, Judi Rotenberg Gallery, Boston, USA

WALL ROCKETS, Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, Curated by Lisa Dennison, Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, USA

White Noise, DePauw University, Indiana, USA

Cutters, Leubsdorf Gallery at Hunter College, New York & Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, USA

Under the Knife, Museum of Art and Design, New York, USA

Site Mapping, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA

Leaded: The Materiality and Metamorphosis of Graphite, Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, USA


New Perspectives in Latin American Art, 1930–2006: Selections from a Decade of Acquisitions,

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, USA

Lightness and Roughness of the Line, Nara Roesler, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Freehand, Arratia, Beer gallery, Berlin, Germany

Drawn to Detail, DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, USA

Uncoordinated, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, USA

Turning Point: The Demise of Modernism and Rebirth of Meaning in American Art, Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo, USA

WALL ROCKETS: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, Curated by Lisa Dennison, FLAG Art Foundation, New York, USA


From a Drawing Standpoint, Leo Fortuna Gallery, Hudson, USA

Leaded: The Materiality and Metamorphosis of Graphite, Joel and Lila Hartnett Museum of Art, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA, traveling to Bedford Gallery at the Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, USA

Poetics of the Handmade, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA

ARCO, Project Room with Marti Cormand, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, Madrid, Spain


Off/Fora, 29th Pontevedra Biennial, Pontevedra, Spain

Gyroscope, Hirshhorn Museum, Washington DC, USA

Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Museum, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA

Art Rock, Rockefeller Center Plaza, New York, USA

Paper Trails, Howard House Contemporary Art, Seattle, USA

Skirting the Line: Conceptual Drawing, Peeler Art Center, DePauw University, Greencastle, USA

Estrecho Dudoso, TEORetica, Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporaneo, San Jose, Costa Rica

Table Top, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA

Poetics of the Handmade, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA

Micro and Soft on Macintosh Apple (With Ken Solomon), Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA


Drawing From the Modern 1975-2005, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

RISD Museum (with Ken Solomon), Providence, USA

Drawing: Six Perspectives, Amelie A. Wallace Gallery, Old Westbury, USA

Minimalist Art Now, The Elvehjem Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA


Trienal Poligráfica de San Juan, Puerto Rico

Drawing a Pulse, University of Michigan, School of Art and Design, Ann Arbor, USA

Newpapers, Cristinerose | Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA

Happy Days are Here Again, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, USA

microwave, Sicardi Gallery, Houston, USA

Troy Story, Hosfelt Gallery, San Fransico, USA

Maco Mexico Arte Contemporaneo, Josee Bienvenu Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

Micro & Soft on Macintosh Apple (with Ken Solomon), Cristinerose | Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA

Indivisible Cities, Bill Maynes Gallery, New York, USA

ARCO, Dan Galeria, Madrid, Spain


Pages, Cristinerose | Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA

IV Biennial del Mercosur, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Vision & Revision: Works on paper since 1960, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA

Paper, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, USA

A Fine Line: Artists Who Draw, Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, USA


Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Accumulation, Clifford.Smith Gallery, Boston, USA

Selection from the 25th Sao Paolo Biennial, Museum of Contemporary Art, Santiago, Chili

YesteryearNowadays, Hales Gallery, London, Great-Britain

Residency, Civitella Ranieri Foundation, Civitella, Italy

The Microwave, Cristinerose | Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA

Itinerancia do Mercosur, La Caixa, Brasilia, Brazil


Mercosur Biennial, Porto Alegre, Brazil

By Hand: Pattern, Precision & Repetition in Contemporary Drawing, University Art Museum,

University of California, Long Beach, USA


Meat Market Art Fair, 123 Watts, New York, USA

Mapping, Territory, Connections, Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, France

Extraordinary Reality, Columbus Museum, Columbus, USA

Prints 2000, Bard College for Curatorial Studies, Annandale on Hudson, USA

Drawing on Tradition, Fuller Museum, Brockton, USA

From the inside out - landscapes reconsidered, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, USA

Horror Vacuui, Mark Moore Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

Introducing..., Gallery Joe, Philadelphia, USA


Art Chicago 99, Hosfelt Gallery, Chicago, USA

microwave, one, 123 Watts, New York, USA

New Space / New Work, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, USA

Summer Voices, Miller & Block Gallery, Boston, USA

New Work: Drawing, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, USA




Syracuse University, USA

Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis, USA

Halle Collection, Scottsdale, USA

The Rachofsky House, Dallas, USA

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA

El Museo del Barrio, USA

Whitney Museum of American Art, USA

The Drawing Center, USA

Daros Foundation, Zurich, Switzerland

Museum of Modern Art, USA

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C., USA

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, USA

The Judith Rothschild Foundation, USA

Cisneros Collection, USA

Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, USA

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, USA

Progressive Corporation, Mayfield Village, USA

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA

Starwood Urban, Washington, USA

The Sprint Corporation, Overland Park, USA

American Express, USA

Dacra, Miami, USA


Bibliographie (sélection)



Interview avec Mariachiara Monteleone http://www.lemagazinedelart.com/2012/04/13/marco-maggi-go-closer-slower-and-focus/#more-728


Adriano Pedrosa, Slow Politics, Nara Roesler gallery, Sao Paulo (cat.)


100 Latin American Artists, EXIT Publishers, Madrid


Vitamin D, New Perspectives in Drawing, Phaidon Press, New York


Gwangju Biennial, Text by Marco Maggi (cat.)


Havana Biennial, Text by Ana Tiscornia (cat.)

IV Mercosur Biennial, Text by Gabriel Peluffo (cat.)

Construcciones & Demoliciones, Essay by Robert Hobbs, Centro Culturel Reina Sofia, Montevideo

Weintraub Linda, Being Gently Subversive, In the Making : Creative Options for Contemporary Art, d.a.p2


Sao Paolo Biennale, Text by Marco Maggi (cat.)


III Mercosur Biennial, Text by Angel Kalemberg (cat.)

By Hand : pattern precision and repetition in contemporary drawing, University Art Museum, Text by Marie-Kay Lombino, College of the Arts, California State University, Long Beach

Marco Maggi : Global Myopia, Text by Dana Self, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City


The Pencil Monologues, introduction by Josée Bienvenu, 123 Watts, New York


Drawing on Tradition, Texts by Denise Markonish, Fuller Museum of Art, Brcockton, San Francisco

Microwave one, introduction by Josée Bienvenu, Text by Marco Maggi, 123 Watts, New York


Techtonic, essay by Linda Weintraub, 123 Watts, New York


Articles de Presse (sélection)



Raul Zamudio, "Marco Maggi", Artnexus


Becky Hunter, "Interview with Marco Maggi", Whitehot Magazine, March


Sebastian Smee, "Filling in the blanks", The Boston Globe, September 12

"Urugualo da volime ao tempo em exposicao", Folha de S. Paulo, August 25

Maria Hirszman, "A Arte latino-americana e malta", O Estado de Sao Paulo, August 23

Alfred MacAdam, "Marco Maggi", ARTnews, January


Daniel O’Steen, "X-Acto Science", Art + Auction

Ana Tiscornia, "Marco Maggi, To Be Looked at Closely", Arte al Dia International

Shella Yoshpe, "Aslow walk with Marco Maggi", Roll Magazine


Kenneth Baker, "Artists Reveals Slivers of Information in S.F Shows", Sans Francisco Chronicle, April 8


Julieta Gonzalez, "San Juan Triennial: Latin America and the Carribean", ArtNexus, No, 56, Vol. 3

Martha Schwendener, "Marco Maggi, The Ted Tuner Collection", TimeOut New York, Issue 500, April 28- May 4

"The Ted Turner Collection: Report from the Battlefield" (Paper on Uccello), Cabinet, Issue 17


Reena Jana, "How It Was Done: Paper Cuts", Art on Paper, November/December 

Kim Levin, "New papers", Village Voice, July 21-27

Kenneth Baker, "Hosfelt Gallery show suggests we’re blinded by information", San Francisco Chronicle, July 10

Kenneth Baker, ArtNews, April

Jacko Weyland, "American splendor", TimeOut New York, Issue 440, March 4-11 Amanda Church, " 'Pages' at Cristinerose/Josée Bienvenu Gallery", Art on Paper, March-April


B.L., "Arte: Marco Maggi En El CCE", Caras Caretas, May 9

Kenneth Baker, "Look closely: It's not what you think. 'Warped' works play tricks with space", San Francisco Chronicle, September 20, page D10

Claire Barliant, "The Microwave", Art on Paper, January/February

Alison Bing, "Raising Expectations", sfgate.com, September 18-24

Kim Levin, "Marco Maggi", Village Voice, May 20

Barbara A MacAdam, "Marco Maggi", ARTnews, November

Barbara A MacAdam, "Marco Maggi", Review: Literature and Arts of the Americas, Fall

Matthew Guy Nichols, "Marco Maggi at Cristinerose/Josée Bienvenu", Art in America, December

Patricia Phillips, "Constructing and Demolishing: manual to settle sediments", Art Journal, Vol. 62, No. 3, Fall

Andrea Scott, "Marco Maggi", Time Out New York, May 15-22

Brian Sholis, "Pages", Artforum.com, December 18

Ana Tiscornia, "Marco Maggi", ArtNexus, September/November

"Unending Beginnings: The Graphic Work of Marco Maggi", Southward Art: Latin American Art Review, Year 4, Issue 8, February

Sara Wasserman, "Report from Italy: Roma Renovatio", Art in America, June

Lori Waxman,"Marco Maggi", ArtForum.com, April/June


Simona Cresci, "Marco Maggi alla Salla 1", Time Out Roma, September

Lisbeth Rebollo Gonçalves, "Contemporary Art at the 3rd Mercosur Biennial", ArtNexus, March

Maria Hirszman, "Um susurro sobre a falta de sentido do mundo", O Estado de Sao Paulo, July 20

Ken Johnson, "The Microwave", The New York Times, October 4

Alvaro Machado, "Marco Maggi, faz arte a curta distancia", Folha de Sao Paulo, July 20

"Marco Maggi", Veja Sao Paulo, July 31

Adriano Pedrosa, "Marco Maggi -Sao Paulo Critic’s Pick", ArtForum.com, August

Mary Schroth, "Dalle Bienale Di Sao Paulo alla Salla Uno", La Stampa, September


Leonor Amarante, "Ecos Globais, Bravo!", Sao Paulo, March

Julie Caniglia, "Marco Maggi", 123 Watts, Artforum, March

Barbara A MacAdam, "The Micro Wave", Art News, April

Andrea K Scott, "Marco Maggi", The New Yorker, January 29


A.C, "Las Diez Mejores Galeries dela Feria", ABC Cultural, February 12

Kenneth Baker, "Contemporary Works at Hosfelt", San Francisco Chronicle, August 7

E.A., "Lo Ultimo de EE UU", El Pais, February 12

Cate McQuaid, "Landscapes plumb the divine; drawings trace the intricate", The Boston Globe, May 25


Maria Porges, "Marco Maggi, Hosfelt Gallery", ArtForum, December


Kim Levin, "Short List", Village Voice, December 15

Expositions passées


jeudi 12 avril
samedi 26 mai 2012

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jeudi 11 août
samedi 26 novembre 2011

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