Exhibition: Satellites and Aliens. Exploding Cities

Instant Village by Simona Rota is part of the group exhibition “Satellites and Aliens. Exploding Cities” at Centro de Arte Contemporaneo de Quito, Ecuador.

Dates: 29 sept – 23 oct 2016, curated by Anke Schluensen-Rico.

Works by: Alejandro Olivares (Chile, photo); Anderson Barbosa (Brazil, photo); Gonzalo Vargas (Ecuador, photo), Manuela Conti (Italy, photo), Miguel Ferraz (Germany, photo), Nuno Cera (Portugal, photo), Peter Bauza (Germany, photo), Renaud Guillonnet (France, photo), Roman Bxzjak (Slovenia, photo), Simona Rota (Romania, photo), Ogino Knauss: Manuela Conti y Lorenzo Tripodi (Italy, vídeo), Urban-Think Tank PRO (Switzerland, vídeo), Francesco Jodice (Italy, vídeo), Nadav Kander (UK, documentary)

Exhibition: L at Kursala


Part of the collective show  “L” at La Kursala – Universidad de Cádiz (ES) with “Instant Village III (Gran Canaria)”.
Dates: June 26th – September 16th, 2015
Curator: Jesús Micó
Authors in show: Aleix Plademunt, Ricardo Cases, Simona Rota, Juan Valbuena, Cristina de Middel.
Catalog “L” edited by: Gonzalo Golpe
Graphic Design by: Tres Tipos Gráficos
Texts by: Horacio Fernández, Gonzalo Golpe, Jesús Micó

“L” reflects both the 50 exhibitions that have been put on at the “La Kursala” gallery, and the 50 catalogs that have accompanied them. The “Cuadernos de La Kursala” boast both a longstanding trajectory and notable international acclaim in the world of photobooks. Some of these editions represent landmarks in the history of the photobook, including “La caza del lobo congelado” by Ricardo Cases (2009), “The Afronauts” by Cristina de Middel (2012) or “Ostalgia” by Simona Rota (2013) and a long list of others. Books by Federico Clavarino, Juan Diego Valera, Juan Valbuena, Vicente Paredes, Palíndromo Mészáros, Marta Soul, Roger Guaus, Gustavo Alemán, los Ouroboros, Iñaki Domingo, Igor Fernández de Retana, Christian Lagata, etc. Fifty publications that, over the years, have involved the participation of noteworthy professionals from the world of photography, design and publishing.  For this celebration, five of its authors – Ricardo Cases, Cristina de Middel, Aleix Plademunt, Simona Rota and Juan Valbuena  – were invited by Jesús Micó to exhibit new works. (Text and photographs: Tres Tipos Gráficos)






Exhibition: ZOOM! at Architekturmuseum der TU München


Exhibition: ZOOM! Picturing Architecture and the City (group)
Dates: 02.04.2015 – 21.06.2015
Venue: Architekturmuseum der TU München (TUM)
Series in show: Instant Village I & II
Curator: Hilde Strobl
Authors in show: Iwan Baan, Roman Bezjak, Peter Bialobrzeski, Lard Buurman, Stefan Canham and Rufina Wu, Nuno Cera, Livia Corona, Nicoló Degiorgos, Jörg Koopmann, Eva Leitolf, Myrzik und Jarisch, Stefan Olàh, Julian Röder, Simona Rota, Andreas Seibert, Wolfgang Tillmans, Fabian Vogl, and Tobias Zielony

Catalogue: A catalogue in German and English is due for release, published by Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne, 200 pages, approx. 200 illustrations, ISBN 978-3-86335-735-1.

Exhibition: EDITA.secuencia / sentido


Exhibition: EDITA: secuencia/ sentido, EDIT: sequence/ meaning
Curator: Miguel von Hafe Pérez
Work in show: Ostalgia, the book and prints
Dates: March 6th – June 14th 2015
Venue: Centro Galego de Arte Contemporáneo (CGAC)
Other authors and editors in show: Patricia Almeida, Tono Arias, David Barreiro, André Cepeda, Dispara, Luis Díaz Díaz, Antonio Julio Duarte, José Pedro Cortes, Fabulatorio, Ghost, Xosé Lois Gutiérrez, Reinaldo Loureiro, Jesús Madriñán, Tono Mejuto, André Príncipe, São Trindade, Pierre von Kleist

Leaflet of the exhibition EDITA
CGAC’s website
Fabulatorio website