Bio

Macarena Yañez is an artist from Santiago who works through collage and murals.
 
Born in Santiago de Chile in 1982, she graduated from Central Saint Martins, from the University of the Arts of London with a Masters degree and previously, a BFA from the University of Chile.
 
Individual exhibitions (selection)

2016 – Mental Isolation, Haleh Gallery, Munich, Alemania
2015 – Macay en Roll Up Gallery, Public Works, San Francisco, USA
2013 – 11,677,595 km. , Red Gallery, Londres, UK
2013 – La Corta Papeles, Ville de St Etienne, Francia
2013 – Macay en Radicales, Santiago, Chile
2011 – Pollination, Truman Brewery, Londres, UK
2011 – Macay en Le Jardin Moderne, Rennes, Francia

Collective exhibitions (selection)

2016 – Perf’romance , Galerie Ligne 13, Paris, Francia.
2016 – Une et Multiples, Galerie Ligne 13, Paris, Francia.
2016 – La Mirada Exógena, Universidad Autónoma de Talca, Chile.
2015 – Mirage, Haleh Gallery, Munich, Alemania.
2015 – La Mirada Exogena, MAC Valdivia, Chile .
2015 – Ghosts, How we live in the Future, The Fine Art Society, Londres, UK.
2013 – Arboles del Mundo, Parque Bicentenario Vitacura, Santiago, Chile.
2013 – Festival de la Pluie, Arromanches, Normandie, Francia.
2012 – Festival Hecho en Casa, GAM, Santiago, Chile.
2012 – Artaq, Espace Pierre Cardin, Paris, Francia.
2012 – Le MUR de L’ART, Blancs Manteaux, Paris, Francia.
2011 – Summer(time) Galerie Ligne 13, Paris, Francia.
2011 – Under Construction, Londres, UK.
2011 – International Women’s Day, Green Lens studios, Londres, UK.
2010 – Artaq, Stadbad , Berlin, Alemania.
2010 – Artaq, Espace Beaurepaire, Paris, Francia.
2010 – Artaq Grand Theatre – Place du Ralliement , Angers, Francia.
2010 – True Colours, Londres, UK.
2010 – Press, Red Gallery, Londres, UK.
2009 – The Brick Lane Zoo, The Brick Lane Gallery, Londres, UK.
2009 – The Wall between Us IV, Londres, UK.
2009 – Paper Girl # 4, Berlin, Alemania.
2009 -The Wall between Us I, Londres, UK.
2009 – Saludos Amigos, Latin American Artists based in London, Londres, UK.
2009 – Degree Show MA Fine Art Central Saint Martins, Londres, UK.
2009 – Catch my Drift MA Fine Art Interim Show 2009 Central Saint Martins, Londres, UK.
2006 – Reciclaje Visual Nagazaki, Sala Juan Egenau Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile.
2005 – Arte y Objeto Textil, Galería Cecilia Palma, Santiago, Chile.
2003 – Axis, Estudiantes de la Universidad de Chile, MAC, Santiago, Chile.
2002 – Ejercicios de Superficie II, Sala Juan Egenau Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile.

Awards & Residencies

2016-  Art Residency at La Wayaka Current, San Blas islands, Panama
2015-  Art Residency at Bamboo Curtain Studio, Taipei , Taiwan 
2013 – Art Residency at the Ville de St. Etienne, France 
2011 – Award ,  Collage in situ , Asociacion Artaq Paris, France
2010 – Award , Collage in situ , Asociacion Artaq Paris, France