Marlon de Azambuja

Marlon de Azambuja was born in Sto. Antônio da Patrulha-RS, Brazil in 1978. He studied at the Edilson Viriato Center for Contemporary Art in Curitiba, Brazil. He currently lives and works in Madrid. His solo exhibitions include: Immobile at Studio Sandra Recio in Geneva, Switzerland, 2012; Nuevos Barrios at Furini Arte Contemporanea in Rome, Italy, 2011; Grand Façade at Max Estrella Gallery in Madrid, Spain, 2011; Editora Calle at Marilia Razuk Gallery in Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2011; Construction of the Icon, at the CAAM (Atlantic Center of Modern Art) in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, 2011; Levels, at Casal Solleric in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 2010; Modern Project, at Luisa Strina Gallery in Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2009; and Sculptural Potential, at Matadero in Madrid, Spain, 2009. Group shows in which he has participated include: 11th Havana Biennial in Havana, Cuba, 2012; 11th Cuenca Biennial in Cuenca, Ecuador, 2011; 8th Mercosul Biennial in Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2011; The Draughtsman’s Contract at Studio Sandra Recio in Geneva, Switzerland, 2011; 12th Cairo Biennale; 2010; Kierkegaard's Walk at Marilia Razuk Gallery in Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2010; Synergies, at the MEIAC & MACUF in Badojoz and A Coruña, Spain, respectively, 2010; Un-Inhabitable, at the Spanish Cultural Center in Lima, Peru, 2010; and Building, Dwelling, Thinking - Strategies for Contemporary Art & Architecture at the IVAM in Valencia, Spain, 2008; and the I Bienal del Fuego in Caracas, Venezuela, 2006. His work is included in the collections of the Museum of Contemporary Art of Paraná, and the Oscar Niemeyer Museum in Curitiba, Brasil, the collections of Sabadell Bank, OTR and the Ministry of Culture in Spain, and the Nomas Foundation in Rome, Italy.