Antoni Muntadas

Antoni Muntadas

Antoni Muntad


1942 Born in Barcelona.
Currently work and live in New York, US .


Antoni Muntadas was an early pioneer of video and installation in the mid-seventies, and he is continuely working with photography, video, installation, audio recording, and urban intervention.

Through his works he addresses social, political, and conmunication issues such as the relationship between public and private space within social frameworks, and investigates channels of information and the ways they may be used to sensor or promulgate ideas. His work is considered to be one of the important drives for the recognition of video culture in the context of contemporary art. Muntadas has recived several prizes and grants from sources including the Solomon R.Guggenheim Foundation.



Selected Solo Exhibitions:


2019            “PERCTION AND WARNINGS” a Muntadas Project, Arthub, Shanghai, China

2018             Muntadas : Asian Protocols, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijng, China

2018             Art KARLSRUHE, Brigitte March International Contemporary Art, Stuttgart

2018            Muntadas: ESTRATEGIA DEL DESPILAZAMIENTO, Kent Fine Art, Santiago de Compostela

2017            Muntadas: Projects /Proposals, Kent Fine Art ,New York

2014            Muntadas: Asian Protocols, Total Museum of Contemporary Art,Seoul


2011            “Eleven” at Kent Fine Art, New York

2011            “Entre/Between” at Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid.

2011            “Informação>>Espaço>>Controle” at Estaçao Pinacoteca, Associaçao Pinacoteca Arte e Cultura. São Paulo, Brasil

2011            “About Academia” at Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

2011            “Atención: La Percepción requiere participación” at National Centre for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

2010            “On Translation : Açik Radyo (Myths & Stereotypes)” at Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey

2009            “La construcción del miedo y la pérdida de lo público” at Centro Atlántico de Arte

2009             Moderno (CAAM), Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain

2006             Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany

2005             Spanish Pavilion, Venice Biennale

2004             Laboratorio Arte Alameda, Mexico City

2004             Neuen Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany

2003             Museum Ostwall, Dortmund, Germany

2001              Berkeley Art Museum at University of California, Berkeley, CA

2000             Base/Progetti per l’arte, Florence, Italy

2000             Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Canada

2000             “Multiplier, Médiatiser” at the Cneai, Chatou, France

1999              Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

1999              Casa de la Moneda Biblioteca Luis Angel Arang, Bogota, Colombia

1998              Fundacion Arte y Tecnologia, Madrid, Spain

1998              Museum of Contemporary Art/Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary

1997              On translationfor the website Documenta x, Kassel, Germany

1996              Centre d’Art Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain

1995              Vera List Gallery at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

1994              CAPC Musée d’art Contemporain de Bordeaux, France

1994              Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH

1992              Fundacao de Serralves, Porto, Portugal

1992              IVAM – Centre del Carme, Valencia, Spain

1990              Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1989              Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, Canada

1988              Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain

1982              Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA.

1979               Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1976               The Kitchen, New York

1971               Galeria Vandres, Madrid, Spain




Selected Group Exhibitions :


2018              MASTERPRINTS&PHOTOGRAPHY, Brigitte March International Contemporary Art, Stuttgart

 From The VAULT , Kent Fine Art, New York

2017               A Human Condition , Kent Fine Art, New York

2016              WITNESS , Kent Fine Art, New York

2006             Eine Frage (nach) der Geste , Oper Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany






Solomon R.Guggenheim Foundation,

the Rockefeller Foundation

The National Endowment for the Arts

The New York state Council on the Arts

Arts Electronical in Linz, Laser d’Or in Locamo

The premi Nacional d’Arts Plàstiques

The Catalan Government

The Premio Nacional de Arts Plàsticas 2005

The premio Velàzquez de las Artes Plàsticas 2009

Granted by the Spanish Ministry of Culture