Facundo Newbery was born on July 27, 1969 in Buenos Aires.
Studied at the Academy of Art College San Francisco, California,
until he got bored in 1993.

Awarded in 1994 with Silver Medal Prize from the Argentinian Art Critics Association for "Sketches Murales Galerias del Este", Buenos Aires.

 

Group Shows________________________________________________________________

2005

"Subörb -Street Art & Contemporary Circus Festival" keyword zingofilm, Stocolm, Sweden.

He got published on Wooster Collective about the Shadow Paintings.

"Crossed Circuits" at Hogar Collection, Williamsburg, NY.

2004

"Canalsphere" at Canalsphere, Soho, NY.

2003

"Me, myself and I" at Cave, Williamsburg, NY. (click on objects)

1996
-"Montgallet II", paintings and objects, Montgallet, Paris.

"Montgallet III", paintings and objects, Montgallet, Paris.

1995

"Light", painting installation and performance, Studio Loft Gallery, Buenos Aires.
"Book Arts Project", La Coruña Library, Spain.
-"Banco Mayorista y Fundacion Banco Patricios", painting show at Buenos Aires Museum of Fine Arts.


-"Montgallet I" , prints, installation and performance with chim nwabueze and christophe de laage, Montgallet, Paris.

1994


"XIII Jornada Internacional de la Critica" Centro Cultural Recoleta, Bs As, Argentina

(curated by CAYC).

 

"Heaven-Earth-Individual", multi-media installation, "Instalaciones IV", Salas Nacionales de la Cultura, curated by Jorge Glusberg and Sapolnick.

Solo Shows________________________________________________________________

2004

"New Works" with Lia Zuvilivia at MINE metal/art, Williamsburg, NY.

1998

"Painting-Sculpture-Installation" at Artere, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Paris.

1997

"Magritte is dead" at Montgallet, Paris.

1995


  "Dark"      
painting and object installation, Pascually Gallery, Buenos Aires.

1994


"Nest-Stairway" **,
"Volar-Prode", painting and sculpture installation,
"When I was a kid I wanted to be a archaeologist, today a garbage collector" **
**multi-media installation, Studio Loft Gallery, Buenos Aires.

Public Art________________________________________________________________

1993/2005

Permanent Shadow Painting in Berlin, Buenos Aires, Colonia, Amsterdam, La Coruña, London, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Windsor.

1993/96

"Open window-Public property" three months happening at 24 St. and Mission St., San Francisco, CA.

 
 

-"Books-Street", installation at 24 St., San Francisco, CA.

"West", permanent shadow paintings, San Francisco-Seattle-Los Angeles.

Activities________________________________________________________________

1994/95


Scenery for "Resorte" at Arca de los Musicos, Buenos Aires.
Scenery and graphics for "Resorte", Teatro del Plata, Buenos Aires.
Scenery for "Lumbago Soul Band" at La Luna, Buenos Aires.
Scenery for "Resorte", in Dark show at Pascali Gallery, Buenos Aires.

Heavy furniture.

 

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