Born in 1981 in Dumaguete City, Philippines
Lives and works in Manila, Philippines

Maria TANIGUCHI

education

2009-10
-  LUX Associate Artists Program, London

2007-09
-  MFA Art Practice, Goldsmiths, London

2007
-  BFA Sculpture, University of the Philippines

solo shows

2019
-  carlier | gebauer, Berlin

2017
-  West Bund Art & Design, Shanghai
-  Ibid. Projects, Los Angeles
-  Silverlens, Manila
-  Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo

2016
-  Perrotin, Hong Kong
-  Ibid. Projects, London

2015
-  carlier | gebauer, Berlin

2014
-  Silverlens, Singapore and Manila

2013
-  Art Statements, Art Basel 44, Basel

2011
Echo Studies, Jorge Vargas Museum, Manila

group shows

2020
-  Dhaka Art Summit 2020: Seismic Movements, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, Bangladesh
-  Construction of Truths, curated by Joselina Cruz, Museum of Contemporary Art and Design (MCAD), Manila

2019
-  La última de las tribus (The Last of the Tribes), curated by Viviana Kuri, Museo de Arte de Zapopan (MAZ), Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico
-  Selections from The Permanent Collection, Live Forever Foundation, Taichung, Taiwan
-  SPECTROSYNTHESIS II – Exposure of Tolerance: LGBTQ in Southeast Asia, jointly presented by Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC) and Sunpride Foundation, BACC, Bangkok
-  5th Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art, curated by Xiaoyu Weng, Ural Optical and Mechanical Plant, and "Coliseum" Cinema, Ekaterinburg, Russia
-  Who Writes?, curated by Jo Ying Peng, Galería OMR, Mexico City
-  The Empathy Lab, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco
Survived!, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo
-  Blood and Soil: Dark Arts for Dark Times, curated by Anders Kreuger and Julija Fomina, Contemporary Art Centre (CAC) Vilnius, Vilnius, Lithuania
-  Primary Drives, Silverlens, Manila

2018
-  The 12th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea (Forthcoming, 7 Sept - 11 Nov)
-  In Search of Southeast Asia through the M+ Collections, M+, Hong Kong
-  These Painter’s Painters, ROH Projects, Jakarta
-  Art Patrons, Qiao Space and Tank Shanghai Project Space, Shanghai
-  21st Biennale of Sydney, curated by Mami Kataoka, Sydney, Australia

2017
- Choruses, Edouard Malingue Gallery, Hong Kong
- The Art Show - Art of the New Millenium in Taguchi Art Collection, The Museum of Modern Art Gunma, Gunma, Japan
- Sydney Contemporary, Carriageworks, Sydney, Australia
- Anarchéologie, Centre Pompidou, Paris
- Almost There, Jorge Vargas Museum, Manila, Phillipines
- Marching in Circles, curated by Robin Peckham, Long March Space, Beijing
- Damage Control, Ibid, Los Angeles
- Translación, Inaugural Exhibition, curated by Gary-Ross Pastrana, Silverlens, Manila, Phillipines

2016
- Maria Taniguchi and Sriwhana Spong, ICA, Singapore
- ROH Projects, Jakarta
- 44 Salon International de Artistas, curated by Inti Guerrero, Pereira, Colombia
- Apeirophobia / Aporia, Human Resources, LA
- GLOBALE: New Sensorium, curated by Yuko Hasegawa, ZKM Centre for Art and Media, Karlsruhe
- Histories of a Vanishing Present: A Prologue, curated by Kris Kuramitsu, The Mistake Room, LA
- Afterwork, curated by Cosmic Costinas, Parasite, Hong Kong
- Riviera, curated by Caterina Riva, Swiss Institute, Milan
- With Institutions Like These..., curated by Victor Wang and Alex Meurice, Averard Hotel, London

2015
- HUGO BOSS ASIA ART 2015, Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai
- Reverence and Reproach: Modernist Legacies in Contemporary Film & Video, Clore Auditorium, Tate Britain (screening)
- 8th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art, Queensland Art Gallery and the Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane
- Sights and Sounds: Global Film and Video, The Jewish Museum, New York
- TOWER, Ibid Gallery, London
- The Vexed Contemporary, curated by Joselina Cruz, Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Manila
- Missing Links: Exhibition of Southeast Asian Moving Image, curated by Gridthiya Gaweewong, Jim Thompson Art Center, Bangkok

2014
- Don’t You Know Who I Am? Art After Identity Politics, curated by Anders Kreuger and Nav Haq, Museum of Contemporary Art (M HKA), Antwerp
- Material Memory, curated by Valentina Suma, Fluxia, Milan
- Erasure: From Conceptualism to Abstraction, curated by Charles Merriweather, Osage Gallery, Hong Kong
- Michael Van den Abeele, Flora Hauser, Maria Taniguchi, Ibid Gallery, London
- The Bold Sopranos, Gallery Exit, Hong Kong

2013
- HIWAR | Conversations in Amman, curated by Adriano Pedrosa, Khalid Shoman Foundation, Amman, Jordan
- The Philippine Contemporary: To Scale the Past and the Possible, curated by Patrick D. Flores, Metropolitan Museum of Manila, Manila
- The Midnight Marriage, Silverlens, Manila

2012
- Without a Murmur, curated by Joselina Cruz, Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Manila
- Radiation: Art and Queer Ideas, Bangkok and Manila
- A Reader of Materials and a Writer of Forms, curated by Lucy MacDonald, MOT International, Brussels
- The Porous Border, curated by Gary-Ross Pastrana, Gallery G23, Bangkok
- Detroit: LUX Associate Artists Program, London (screening)

2011
- Video e identidad cultural en Filipinas: 1999-2009, CaixaForum, Barcelona
- Young London, curated by Adam Thomas and Tara Cranswick, The V22 Collection, London
- Roving Eye: Video from Southeast Asia, curated by Joselina Cruz, Sorlandets Kunstmuseum, Norway
- Jump Cut: Dialectic Dream, curated by Caterina Riva, The Barber Shop, Lisbon
- Complete and Unabridged: A survey of Philippine Conceptualism, Osage Gallery, Hong Kong
- +Pyramid, Green Papaya Art Projects, Manila

2009
- Lost in Your Eyes / Foreign Correspondent, curated by Caterina Riva, FormContent, London
- boyleANDshaw Art Salon Project 4, curated by Elea Himmelsbach, Artprojxspace, London

public collections

-  The Burger Collection, Hong Kong
-  K11 Art Foundation, Shanghai
-  Kadist Art Foundation, San Francisco and Paris
-  M+ Museum, Hong Kong
-  Queensland Art Gallery & Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane
-  Samdani Art Foundation, Dhaka, Bangladesh
-  Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing, China
-  Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

awards

2015
-  Hugo Boss Asia Art Award for Emerging Asian Artists, Shanghai

2013
-  Khalid Shoman Foundation residency, Darat Al Funun, Amman, Jordan

2012
-  Ateneo Art Awards, Manila
-  ARTSPACE residency, Auckland

2011
-  Ateneo Art Awards, Manila

2003
-  Plastique Kinetic Worms residency, Singapore
 

RESIDENCIES

2013
-  Khalid Shoman Foundation, Darat Al Funun, Amman, Jordan

2012
-  ARTSPACE, Auckland

2003
-  Plastique Kinetic Worms, Singapore

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