Sebastián Díaz Morales
- Dolores Zinny y Juan Maidagan
- Eduardo Díaz
- Sebastián Elsinger
- Gustavo Galuppo
- Irene Kopelman
- Patricio Larrambebere
- Amalia Pica
Born in Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina, in 1975. Studies Cinema at the Universidad del Cine, in Buenos Aires, using a format that was not then encouraged by the University: video. He then goes to Amsterdam, where he does an artist residency at the Rijksakademie Van Beldeende Kunsten, between 2000 and 2001; and then another one at Le Fresnoy, Roubaix, France, and the Couvent des Recollets, in Paris. Today, he lives and works in Amsterdam and Argentina.
Among other individual and collective exhibitions: Tate Modern, London, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Carlier | gebauer, Berlin; Art in General, NY; De Appel, Amsterdam; Ludwin Museum, Budapest, Sao Paulo Art Biennial, Fundación Mirò, Barcelona, Sydney Art Biennial; Castello di Rivoli, Italy, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Centre Pompidou, Paris.
His work is exhibited in private and institutional collections, among which the following can be highlighted: Centre Pompidou, France; Tate Modern, London; Jumex, Mexico; Fondazione Sandretto, Torino; Sammlung-Goetz, Munich; Fundaçao de Arte Moderna, Museo Berardo, Lisbon.
RING, The Means of Illusion (2007)
Video installation, 4 video channels, 4 audio channels. Digital video on DVD; Installation view, Basel Unlimited, Basel, 2007
Kaleidoscope, Video on mp4 player. View of the video through the kaleidoscope eye. General view of the installation. Carlier – Gebauer gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2007.
Lightboxes from a Script (2006)
Drawing on matt file paper. Ink, pencil, engraving, light box. Fragment No. 3 of 8.
Thick wall and bear the stones (2005)
Video projection on both a siluette sculpted on a wall and on wood. Digital video on DVD. Part of the DEPENDENCY series; Installation view; Attitudes, Genève, Switzerland.
Resistance Cinema (2005)
Programme of 3 videofilms, used couches, synchronized clock with film programme. Digital video on DVD. Installation View; Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago de Chile, Chile.
3-channel projection on texts sculpted on the wall. S/vhs in synchronized DVD. Installation view: Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Holland.
Prototype of Gates (Bone Ladder) | Prototype of Gates (Endless Stair) (2005)
Bones, wire | Wooden frame, slide, projector. Installation view: Carlier | gebauer, Berlin, Germany, 2005
We will fight until the law is overturned. (2004)
Video projection on a black wall. Digital video on DVD. Installation view: Carlier - gebauer, Berlin, Germany, 2005
Man with the bag (2004)
Panoramic projection, dolby sorround system. Digital video on hard disk. Installation view: Fundacion Mirò, Espai 14, Barcelona, Spain, 2005.
The Enigmatic Visitor (2003)
Two video-projections on panoramic screens, synchronized DVD players, headphones. Digital video on DVD. part of the IN A NOT SO DISTANT FUTURE series. Installation view; Stedelijk Mueseum Bureau, Amsterdam, Holland, 2003
Music: Boukje Janssen.
Actors: Gustavo Cano y Marcelo Vasquez.
Based on "El Visitante Enigmatico" from the novel "Los Lanzallamas" by Roberto Arlt.
Force, from the diptych entitled “Force/Dress-undress” (2003)
Digital video on DVD, part of the IN A NOT SO DISTANT FUTURE series.
New Cinema (2001)
Programme of 3 videofilms, couches, syncronized clock. Digital video on hard disk. Installation view; Rijksakademie Van Beeldende Kunsten, 2001