GASTÓN UGALDE


Born in La Paz, Bolivia. Lives and works in La Paz – Bolivia.

• Architecture, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, La Paz, Bolivia.
• Economics and Political Science studies, Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, Canada.
• Completed studies at the Vancouver School of Art, Vancouver, Canada.

Since 1972 has had 58 one-man shows and over 160 collective exhibitions:

Selected Exhibitions

• 1978 I Biennial; Latin-American Art; Sao Paulo, Brazil.
• 1979 XV Biennial of Sao Paulo; Sao Paulo, Brazil 1.
• 980 IV Biennial of Maldonado; Museum of American Art, Maldonado, Uruguay.
• 1981 V Biennial of San Juan; Latin-American & Caribbean Engraving, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
• 1982 XII Biennial of Paris; Paris, France.
• 1983 VI Biennial of San Juan; Latin-American & Caribbean Engraving, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
• 1985 XVII Biennial of Sao Paulo; Sao Paulo, Brazil.
• Neo-Expressionism de Tres Continentes; Teyler Gallery, Virginia, USA.
• III Biennial of Graphics; Cayman Gallery, New York, New York, USA.
• 1986 VII Biennial of San Juan; Latin-American & Caribbean Engraving, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
• IV Latin-American Biennial; New York, New York, USA.
• I International Biennial of Painting; Miami, Florida, USA.
• II Havana’s Biennial; Havana, Cuba.
• 1987 I Cuenca’s Biennial of Painting; Cuenca, Ecuador.
• 1989 II Cuenca’s Biennial of Painting; Cuenca, Ecuador.
• 1990 Mito y Magia en las Americas: “Los ochenta”.
• Marco Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Monterrey, Mexico.
• 1991 Museum of Contemporary Art, Caracas, Venezuela.
• 1992 Expo Seville ’92; Seville, Spain.
• 1996 Seven Visual Artists from Bolivia; Museum of Contemporary Art, Santiago, Chile.
• 1997 I Visual Arts Biennial of MERCOSUR; Porto Alegre, Brazil.
• 1999 XII Havana’s Biennial; Havana, Cuba.
• 2001 49th Venetian Biennial; Venice, Italy.
• 2002 Gallery Evan, New York.
• 2003 “4ta Bienal de Mercosur” Porto Alegre, Brasil.
• 2004 “Museo de Arte Contemporaneo ” Santiago, Chile.
• “La Recoleta” Buenos Aires, Argentina.
• “Cuerpos Pintados” Santiago, Chile.
• “Nota Gallery” Dusseldorf, Germany.
• “Cuerpos Pintados” Buenos Aires, Argentina.
• 2005 2005 “Museo de Arte Moderno ” La Paz, Bolivia.
• 2006 “Cuerpos Pintados” Sao Paulo, Brasil.
• 2007 “Bienal de Valencia” Valencia, Spain.
• “Casa de las Americas ” Madrid, Spain.
• 2008 Arteamericas Miami, FL.
• 2008 Notal Gallery - La Paz, Bolivia.
• 2008 Buenos Aires Photo, Argentina.
• 2008 Art Santa Fe, New Mexico USA.
• 2009 Venice Biennale.