Viviana Cárdenas

1985, Bogotá D.C.

2021. MFA in Art and Public Space, Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo, Oslo National Academy of the Arts.

2016. Bachelor Degree in Fine and Visual Art Education. Universidad Santo Tomas.

2010. Technical Degree in Fine Art, Academia de Artes Guerrero.

2022 | Paguro Press Project Space, artist run initiative based in Oslo, in collaboration with Alessandro Marchi, Terje Abusdal, Signe Holm Pedersen.

2021 | Transatlantic Sci-fi. Lab Director. In alliance with Tenthaus & El Exploratorio (NO/CO)

2022- on going | Relampago. Nomadic Drawing Club, in collaboration with Alejandra Aguilar, (NO/CO/MX)

2021 | Assembly #1 Participatory Imaginaries for Rest and the Future of Retirement by Verdensrommet, Production Assistant. (NO)

2019 | Theorizing queer temporalities. Collective performative reading, Akademirommet Kunsternes Hus. Oslo (NO)

2015-2019 | Led public educational programs developing art projects with kids and teenagers living in Bogota, IDARTES (CO)

2010-2015 | Co-directed La Ramona Proyectos, a run-artist initiative based in Bogota that through collective efforts and networks, weaved a community for the exchange of knowledge around the mixture between fine art and underground culture, punk, D.I.Y, comic and zines. (CO)

2022 | Wide Space Malacate Residency Program. (PT)

2021-22 | Aspirantordningen Glasslåven Kunstsenter, support grant Kulturrådet (NO)

2021-22 | Stipend for newly graduated artists, Kulturrådet (NO)

2021 | Research Residency. Organized by Vibeke Frost Andersen, Hvervenbukta Pavilion (NO)

2020 | MAPS Writing Retreat. Led by Merete Røstad, Strømtangen Lighthouse (NO)

2019-21| Fellowship. For Young Artists. ICETEX. Artistas Jovenes Talentos del ICETEX (CO)

2019 | MAPS Writing Retreat. Led by Merete Røstad, Lillomarka Hytte (NO)

2015 | Banff Centre Artist Residency. M’s endless story. Banff Centre and The Colombian Ministry of Culture. Banff (CA)

2014 | Ruangrupa, artist residency. M’s wonderful drawer. Arts Collaboratory and The Colombian Ministry of Culture. Jakarta (IDN)

2021 | God kveld Frogner!. Performative talk show, Pavilion in Frognerpark (NO)

2020 | Tracing, Caring, Placing. MAPS Studio, Oslo National Academy of the Arts (NO)

2020 | Listen In. Documentation and Publicity, Oslo National Academy of the Arts (NO)

2021 | Somebody’s Talking About You. Publication Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Norway.

2021 | Metonymy Garden. Self-published collaborative booklet collection, Norway.

2022 | Oslo Syndrome. Published in Crtical Walks, Onomatopee. (NL)

2021 | En fortelling om den mørke jorden. Site-specific Installation, Gigg i Gokk, Åstjern (NO)

2021 | Oslo Syndrome. Art in Public space experience in collaboration with Alessandro Marchi (NO)

2019 | 112 Skåler Klimasøksmål. Participatory Installation, Natur og Ungdom, Jessheim (NO)

2018 | Toboganes a Estralandia (Building blocks sliders the name in spanish is reference to the american plastic bricks set), Festival CREA (CO)

2021 | Doors. Vandrestaven Udstillingspunkt, Oslo National Academy of the Arts (NO)

2021 | Drifting Matters. Galleri Seilduken, Oslo National Academy of the Arts (NO)

2021 | Welcome to the Jungle*. Nitja Centre for Contemporary Art, Lillestrøm (NO)

2020 | Hinne. Akademirommet, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo (NO)

2019 | Spin. White Box, Oslo National Academy of the Arts (NO)

2019 | Karnavalet. Interkulturet Museum, Oslo (NO)

2018 | Tela de Juicio. SGR Galeria, Bogota (CO)

2018 | Codec/Codex. LA Galeria, Bogota (CO)

2017 | El vitrinazo. Valenzuela Klenner, Bogota (CO)

2017 | Duty free. KB espacio para la cultura, Bogota (CO)

2017 | Curatorial proposal from La Ramona Proyectos for: Just Mad Emerging Art Fair in Madrid (ES)

2015 | Panorama Colombia, Colombian film festival Berlin, Berlin (DE)

2015 | Just Mad, Emerging art fair, Madrid (ES)