Fanny Sanin

Bogota

Pintores (Abstraccion geometrica, acrilico, oleo)

Abstracto, Geométrico

 

Fanny Sanín

pintora abstracta,

  ENLACES:

Ada Ely Rubin, art critic, New York, 1980  
Fernando Gamboa, Director, Museum of Modern Art, Mexico City, 1979  
Germán Rubiano Caballero, Director Institute of Esthetic Studies, Bogotá, 1979  
Carla Gottlieb, art histonan, New York, 1976 
Eduardo Serrano, Curador, Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá. 1979 
Clayton Kirking, New York, June 2003 
Edward J. Sullivan, Latin Collector Gallery 2004 
ArtNexus, 2007 

Margarita Nelken, Diario Excelsior, México. 1965. 
Jorge Crespo de la Serna. Diario Novedades, México. 1965. 
Marta Traba. Diario El Tiempo, Bogotá. 1966 
 
Martha Traba, El Tiempo, Bogota-Colombia, 1966. 
Nolasco Alvarez. Diario El Nacional, Caracas 1967. 
Miyo Vestrini. La República , Caracas. 1967. 
Cottie Burland. The Arts Review , London, 1968. 
Carla Gottlieb. Phoenix Gallery, New York. 1977 Museo de Arte Moderno, México,1979 
Madeleine Burnside, New York. East Side Express, 1977. 
Edgar Buonagurio. Arts Magazine, New York. 1977. 
José Luis Colin. El Nacional, México, 1979 
Fernando Gamboa. Director del Museo de Arte Moderno, México, 1979.

Mireya Folch. Sol de México, 1979
Ida Ely Rubin, New York, 1979.   
Mario Amaya, Nueva York, 1986 
José Roca, Banco de La República, 2001
María Cristina Pignalosa, Redactora de El Tiempo, 2005  
María Cristina Pignalosa, Redactora de El Tiempo - Exposición en Roma, 2007  
Prensa exposición en el Instituto Italo-Latino Americano, Roma 2007
Una vida hecha color, por Lorena Machado Fiorillo, 2010
Exposición en Durban Segnini, Miami, 2010, por Carlos M. Luis 
Artes y letras, por Joaquín Bajados 
La armonía en el color, por Diego Guerrero
 
Fanny Sanín on Paper, Patterson Sims 
Alister Martínez Márquez:  "Mi tema es el color"
M. Belén Sáez de Ibarra 

Exposición en el Instituto Italo-Latino Americano   
Grado Honoris Causa conferido por la Universidad de Antioquia (2015)     
Exposición EN ABSTRACTO y donación al Museo Nacional, 2015

 

Born in Bogotá, Colombia

1956-60 Degree in Fine Arts, University of the Andes, Bogotá, Colombia

1962-63 Graduate studies in printmaking and art history, University of Illinois, Urbana

1963 Moves to Monterrey, Mexico

Awarded the Vlll November Salon Prize, Monterrey, Mexico

1966 For the next 3 years lives in London

1967 Studies in printmaking at the Chelsea School of Art and Central School of Art, London

Selected in open competition among 1500 artists working in Great Britain to particípate in the Edinburgh Open 100, Edinburgh Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland 

1969 Moves back to Monterrey, Mexico

1970 Receives the Medellín Award, II Coltejer Art Biennial, Medellín, Colombia

1971 Takes up residence in New York where she continues to reside to date (2003)

1979 Selected to represent Colombia at the XV International Sao Paulo Biennial, Sao Paulo, Brazil

1985 Receives the Canadian Club Award, Mira: The Canadian Club Hispanic Art Tour, Museo del Barrio, New York

1993 Receives the Colombia Award in Art, for contributions to the arts, given to Colombians living abroad, Miami

2001 Admitted as member of the Nacional Arts Club, New York.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012 Galeria Frederico Seve, New York

2011 Galería Espacio alterno, Uniadinos, Bogotá

2010 Alonso Garces Galería, Bogotá

2003 Nacional Arts Club, New York

Gomez Gallery, Baltimore; catalogue, essay by Clayton Kirking

2000 Color and Symmetry - Retrospective Exhibition

1987-1999, German Rubiano, Curator, Luis Angel Arango Library, Bogotá, catalogue, essay by German Rubiano and Jose Ignacio Roca; Avienca Cultural Center, Barranquilla

1996 Antioquia Museum, Medellín, Colombia, catalogue, essays by Mario Elvira Iriarte and Libe de Zulategui

1994 Garcés Velasquez Gallery, Bogotá. Colombia, catalogue. essay by Richard Humphrey

1991 InterAmerican Art Gallery, Sheldon Lurie, Curator, Miami Dade Community College, Miami. FL, catalogue. essay by Donald Goodall

1990 Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette. Indiana, catalogue, essay by Sharon Theobald

1987 Retrospective Exhibition, John Stringer. Curator, Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá, Colombia, catalogue, essays by John Shinger and Gloria Zea

1987 Traveling Retrospective Exhibition, Avianca Cultural Center, Barranquilla; Museum of Modern Art, Medellín; Museum of Modem Art, Cartagena, Colombia

1986 Chamber of Commerce, Cali, Colombia 

1986 Garcés Velasquez Gallery, Bogotá. Colombia

1986 Schiller-Wapner Gallery, New York, catalogue, essay by Mario Amaya

1984 Juan Martín Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico 1984 Rayo Museum, Roldanillo, Colombia

1982 Phoenix Gallery, New York, catalogue, essay by Peter Frank

1982 Garcés Velasquez Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia

1980 Phoenix Gallery, New York, catalogue, essay by Ida E. Rubin

1979 Garcés Velasquez Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia

1979 Quintero Gallery, Barranquilla, Colombia

1979 Museum of Modern Art, Mexico City, Mexico. catalogue. essay by Fernando Gamboa

1978 University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 

1978 Long Island University, New York

1977 Phoenix Gallery, New York, catalogue, essay by Corla Gottlieb

1972 Nacional Instílate of Culture and Fine Arts, Caracas, Venezuela

1970 House of Culture Gallery, Monterrey, Mexico

1969 Panamerican Union Gallery (OAS), Washington, D C.

1968 AIA Gallery, London, England

1967 Museum of Fine Arts, Caracas, Venezuela, catalogue, essay by German Rubiano 

1966 Colseguros Gallery, Bogotá. Colombia

1965 Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá, Colombia

1965 Lake House Gallery, National University, Mexico City, Mexico

1965 Turok-Wasserman Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

1965 Technological Instílate of Monterrey, Architecture Department. Monterrey. Pvlexico

1964 Modern Art Gallery, Monterrey, Mexico

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

2003 Permanent Collection, Museum of Art of the Americas, Washington, DC

2002 Homage to Eduardo Ramírez Villam~2ar, Diners Gallery, Bogota Colombia

2001 Contemporary Colombian Artists: Four Perspectives, Carol Ann Lorenz, Curator, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York

Art, Memory and Society, Lilia Gallo, Curator, Nacional Archives, Bogotá

Permanent Collection, Inaugural Exhibition, Museo de Arte Abstracto Manuel Felguerez, Zacatecas. México

1999 Virtual Portlolio, University Art Museum, Arizona State University, Tempe. Arizona

XN Century Colombian Art, Ana Sokoloff, Curator, Christies, London

lCCC Benelit Art Auction, The Nacional Arts Club, New York Abstract Art in Colombia, Marta Rodríguez, Curator, Museum of Art, National University, Bogotá

1998 Art in the 50 Years of the University of the Andes, Christies, Bogotá, Colombia

1997 Colors: Contrasts & Cultures, Benjamín Ortiz, Curator, The Discovery Museum, Bridgeport, CN

Rethinking Geometry, Rina Carvajal, Curator, Yale University - Art Assets, New York

Crossing Borders, Benjamín Ortiz and Gustavo Valdez, Jr., Curators. Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, N.Y

1995 Reconstructivism: New Geometric Paintings in New York, Peter Frank, Curator, Space 504, New York 

1996 Preserving the Past, Securing the Future, The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC

1995-96 Latín American Women Artists 1975-1995, Gerry Biller, Curator. Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI. Traveling exhibition: Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ; Denver Art Museum; Museo de las Americas, Denver, C0; Nacional Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC; Center for Fine Arts, Miami, FL

1994 Latín American Artists in Washington Collections, Felix Angel, Curator, Inter-American Development Bank Cultural Center, Washington, DC

1993 Latín America and the Caribbean in Contemporary Painting, Interamerican Bank for Development, Hamburg, Germany

1992 From Torres-García to Soto, Belgica Rodríguez, Curator, Art Museum of the Americas, Washington, D.C
Six Latín American Women Artists, Richard Humphrey and Roben Metzger, Curators, Center Art Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

1991 Bogota internacional Art fair. Negret Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia

1990 The Reductive lmage, Andrea Marquit Fine Arts, Boston Homage to the Square, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York

1989 Latín American Artists, Liza Rabinowitz, Curatos, Bloomfield College, Bloomfield, New Jersey

3 Decades o/ Uniandes Art, María Teresa Guerrero, Curator. Luis Angel Arengo Library, Bogotá, Colombia

1988 From Bogotá to Santa fe; Bogotá 450 Years, Acosta Valencia Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia

1986 /l La Habana Biennial, National Museum of Fine Arts, La Habana, Cuba

lnto the Mainstream, Giulio Blanc, Curatos, Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ

1985-86 One Hundred Years of Colombian Art, Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá, Colombia. Traveling exhibition: Imperial Palace, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Sao Paulo Cultural Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil; Italian - Latín American Instítute, Rome. Italy; Centro Cultural Avianca, Barranquilla. Colombia

1985 Geometric Abstraction in Latín American Art 1914-1984, CDS Gallery, New York

1984 Christopher Columbus Painting Award, Centro Cultural Conde Duque, Madrid, Spain

Marta Traba: Her Vision ol Art in Colombia, Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá, Colombia

1983 Colombia: Art of the Studio, Art of the Street, School of Fine Arts, París, Franca

1981 Colombian Art in the 80s. The Rutherford Barnes Collection, Denver 

1976 Four Colombian Artists, British Council, Bogotá, Colombia

1975 Works on Paper - Women Artists, Brooklyn Museum, New York; Center for the Performing Arts, C.U.N.V, New York

1974 3 Abstract Artists, Carmen Rada, Curator, Monte Avila Gallery, Bogotá

1972 Group Show, Women in the Arts, C.W. Post College, Long Island University, New York

1968 Summer Exhibit, Royal SocieH of British Artists, London

1967 I lnciba Art Festival, El Muro Gallery, Caracas

1962 XIV Nacional Art Salon, Nacional Museum, Bogotá, Colombia

COLLECTIONS

AGPA-Carton de Venezuela Collection, Caracas, Venezuela

Angel-Gomez Foundation, Medellín, Colombia

Antioquía Museum, Medellín, Colombia

ARCO Collection, Denver, CO

Avienta Collection, Bogotá, Colombia

Biblioteque Nationale, París, Franca

Chemical Bank Collection, New York, NY

Comindustria, Palmira, Colombia

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Instílate, Washington, DC

Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse. NY

Gallery of Latinamerican Art, Cracovia, Poland

Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, West Lafayette, IN

Icetex Collection, Bogotá. Colombia 

Inter-American Bank, Washington, DC

Luis Angel Arango Library, Bogotá, Colombia Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, MN

Municipal Museum of Graphic Arts, Maracaibo. Venezuela

Museum of Abstract Art Manuel Felguerez, Zacatecas, Mexico

Museum of Art, Monterey, Mexico

Museum of Art, Popayan, Colombia

Museum of Art, Warsaw, Poland

Museum of Art of the Americas, Washington, DC

Museum of Art of the National University, Bogotá Colombia:

Museum of Contemporary Art, Bogotá, Colombia

Museum of Fine Arts, Caracas, Venezuela

Museum of Modern Art, Barranquilla, Colombia

Museum of Modern Art, Bogotá, Colombia

Museum of Modern Art, Cartagena, Colombia

Museum of Modern Art, Medellín, Colombia

Museum of Modern Art, Mexico City. Mexico 

Museum of Modern Art Ramírez Villamizar, Pamplona. Colombia

 National Instílate of Cultura and Fine Arts, Caracas. Venezuela

National Instílate of Fine Arts, Mexico City, Mexico 

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC

New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

Phaenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

Pinacoteca da Nuevo Laon, Monterey, Mexico

Puerto Rico Instituto of Cutture, San Juan, Puerto Rico Rayo Museum, Roldanillo, Colombia

Sidney Lewis Collection, Richmond, Virginia

Taller 5, Bogotá, Colombia

Unkef Cdlection, Bogotá, Colombia

Universily of the Andes, Bogotá, Colombia

University of Essex Collection of Latín American Art, Colchester, England

Valanele Atheneaum, Valencia, Venezuela

 Window South Collecfion, Palo Alto, California

BOOKS THAT PRESENT OR DISCUSS THE WORK OF FANNY SANÍN

Álvarez del Real, Maria Elvira, Almanaque Mundial: Panorama de Artes Plásticas, Ed. Américas, Panama, Panama, 1981

Amoral, Aracy, Latín American Artists ol the Twentieth Century, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, 1993

Barlow, Margaret,  Women Artists, Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, 1999

Bayón, Damian, Ed., Arte Moderno en América Latina, Taurus, Madrid, Spain, 1985

Calderón Schrader, Cemilo, 50 Años, Salón Nacional de Artistas, Colcultura, Bogotá, Colombia, 1990

Calendar Contemporary Women Artists 1985, Bo-Tree Productions, Palo Alto, CA, 1985

Colllns, J., Women Artists in America, Il, University of Tennessee, Chatanooga, TN, 1975

Directorio, Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogotá, Colombia, 1985

Gallo, Lilia, Ensayos (Cover: painting by Fanny Sanín), Instituto de Investigaciones Esteticas, Universidad Nacional, Bogotá, Colombia, 1997

Gil Tovar, Francisco, Arte Colombiano, Plaza & Janés, Bogotá, Colombia, 1985

Heller, Jules and Heller, Nancy G., North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century, A Biographical Dictionary (Cover: painting by Fanny Sanín), Garland Publishing, New York, London, 1995 

Heller, Nancy G., Why a Painting is Like a Pizza - A Guide to Undersfanding and Enjoying Modern Art, Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey, 2002

Henkes, Robert, Latín American Women Artists of the United States, McFarland & Co., Jefferson, North Carolina,  1999

Krantz, Les, The New York Arf Review, American References, Chicago, IL, 1988

Marceles Dakonte, Eduardo, La crítica y las Tendencias de la Pintura en Colombia, ARCO 84, Madrid, 1984

Ortega, Carmen, Diccionario de Artistas en Colombia, Editorial Plaza & Janés, Bogotá, Colombia, 1980

PPeña de Kahn, Gloria, Panorama Artístico Colombiano - Artes Gráficas - Galeria de Arte El Callejón, Litografía Arco, Bogotá, Colombia, 1983

Pietrowski, Bogdan, Ed., Pensamiento y Cultura, Universidad de la Sabana, Bogotá, Colombia, 2002

Ponce de Leon, Carolina, Antología, obras en la Colección permanente, Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango, Bogota, Colombia, 1990

Ragon, Michel Ragon & Michel Seuphor, LArt Abstract 1945/1970, Vol. IV, Maeght Editeur, París, France, 1974

Riggs, Thomas, Ed., St. James Guide to Hispanic Artists, Essay by Fracine Birbragher, St. James Press, Farmington Hills, MI, 2002

Rubiano, Gerrnan, El Dibujo en Colombia, Editorial Planeta, Bogotá. Colombia, 1997

Rubiano, German, Historia del Arte Colombiano, Salvat Editores , Bogotá, Colombia, 1976

Rubiano, German, Manual de Historia de Colombia - Tomo II Las Artes en el Siglo XXI, Colcultura, Bogotá, Colombia, 1981

Serrano, Eduardo, Cien Años de Arte Colombiano, Museo de Arte Moderna, Bogotá, Colombia, 1985

Sullivan, Edward, Ed., Latín American Art in the Twentieth Century, Ivonne Pini, Phaidon Press, London, England, 1996

Titus, William H., Photographing Works of Art: Watson Guptill , New York, NY, 1981

Traba, Marta, Arte de América Latina 1900-1980, Interamerican Bank, Washington, DC, 1994

Traba, Marta, Marta Traba - Museo de Arte Moderno. Editorial Planeta, Bogotá, Colombia, 1984

Von Nacher, Giancarlo, El Mundo del Arte, Monterrey, México, 1986

Zea, Gloria, El Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá, Una Experiencia Singular, Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogotá, Colombia, 1995 

Zulategui, Libe de, Museo de Antioquía, Obras de su Colección. Tomo I, Museo de Antioquía, Medellín, Colombia,  1994

SELECTED ARTICLES AND REVIEWS ON FANNY SANIN

Aguilar, José Hernán, Tres décadas de arte uniandino, El Tiempo, Bogotá, September 9. 1989

Aguilar Ramírez, Alberto, La geometría, estructura y el color en la obra de Fanny Sanin, Uno Más Uno, Ciudad de México. January 4, 1979.

Ahlander, Leslie Judd, Fanny Sanin, Art Nexus, Bogotá. Colombia, 1991

Álvarez, Nolasco, Fanny Sanin, El Papel Literario, El Nacional, Caracas, April 30, 1967

Amares, Jose Emilio, Fanny. Tribuna de Monterrey, Monterrey, México, 1976

Angel, Felix, Latín American Visions -1, Arte en Colombia. Bogotá, Colombia. 1987

Barrett Strech, Bonnie, Six Latín American Women Artists Humphrey Gallery, Art News, New York, vol. 91, No. 9, pp. 138-139, November, 1992

Bayon, Damián, Lo que Pienso de la Pintura Colombiana, Revista Diners, Año XXII, Bogotá. Colombia, November,1986 

Briceño, José Hernán, Los Planteamientos Cromáticos de Fanny Sanin, El Nacional, Caracas, October 30, 1972 

Buonagurio, Edgar, Fanny Sanin, Arts Magazine, New York, NY, December, 1977

Burland Cottie, Fanny Sanín, Arts Review, London, England. September, 1968

Burnside, Madeleine, Fanny Sanín, East Side Express, New York, NY, December 8, 1977

Coge, Edward, The l Edinburgh Open 100. The Scotsman, Edinburgh, Scotland, August 25. 1967

Calzadilla, Juan, El Salon Nacional, El Espectador, October, Bogotá,1970

Cerqueira Lemos, Fernando, A Geometría de Fanny Sanin, Folha de Sao Paulo Sao Paulo, Brazil, October 7. 1979

Cotter, Holland, Reaffirming Spirituality at El Museo del Barrio, The New York Times, April 21, 1995

Crespo de la Serna, Jorge J., Fanny Sanin, Novedades. México City. México. July 23, 1965

Driben, Lelia, Fanny Sanín, Museo de Arte Moderno. Artes Visuales. México City, México, 1979 

Engel, Walter, 1er Salón de Artistas Jóvenes lntercol, Magazine Dominical, El Espectador, Bogotá, August 9, 1964 

Escallon, Ana Maria, La obra plástica de Fanny Sanin: Geometría lírica, El Espectador, Bogotá. Colombia. June 21, 1984

Folch, Mireya, Fanny Sanín, El Sol de México. México City. México, 1979

Frank, Peter, Reconstructing Constructivsm, Soho Arts Magazine, New York, NY October, 1996

Gallo de Bravo, Lilia, Exposición de Fanny Sanín, El Tiempo, Bogotá, Colombia, July 17, 1979

García, Mario Margarita, Trazos Esenciales, Revista Diners, September 20, 2002

Gil, Javier, Artistas abstractos en Casa Negret, Arte en Colombia, p.165. Bogotá,1989

Gil Tovar, Francisco, Depurar y sensibilizar la geometría, El Tiempo, Bogotá. Colombia, April 29, 1982

Gomez, Fernando, Geometría y Color, Semana. Bogotá. Colombia, March 20, 2000

Gómez Palacio, Óscar, Fanny Sanin: El tranquilo y ordenado mundo del abstracto geométrico. Vanidades Continental, Miami, Florida, November 13, 1979

Gottlieb, Corla, La Signature au XXe Siecle, Revue de L´Art, Vol. 34, Paris, France, 1976

Hernández, José, El concreto mundo de la abstracción, El Tiempo. Bogotá, Colombia, November 26, 1989

Martínez Celis, Nestor, Fanny Sanin, El Heraldo Barranquilla, 2000

Montealegre, Samuel, Dizionario Universale Comanducci, Italy, 2003

Natsios, Valerle, Fanny Sanín. New York Arts Journal, New York, NY, February 1982

Nelken, Margarita, Exposición de Fanny Sanin, Excélsior, México City~ México, July 23, 1965 

Ortiz Gil, Carlos, Fanny Sanin: lo hoy de nuestro tiempo, El Porvenir, Monterrey, México, November 22, 1970

Palmer Poroner, B., The Art ol Visual Pleasure, Fanny Sanin, Artspeak, Vol. 1, No, 7, New York, February 28, 1980

Parker, Robert A., Artistas Latinoamericanas, Revista Avianca, No, 57, Bogotá, Colombia, December,1981

Pignalosa, Cristina, Abstracta de Toda la Vida. El Tiempo. March 7, 2000 

Pontual, Roberto, 75a Bienal de Sao Paulo: 0 Visivel, Jornal do Brasil, Río de Janeiro, Brazil, October 10, 1979

Plumer, Leslie, Fanny Sanin, New York Arts Journal, New York, NY, March, 1980 

Ramírez, Alistar, Arte Colombiano en New York, Lecturas Dominicales, El Tiempo. Bogotá, July 27, 1997

Raynor, Vivien, A Show of Latín Americans Work, The New York Times, New York, NY,  March, 1981

Roca, Jose, El Estado de las Cosas, El Tiempo, March 14, 2000

Rodríguez, Marta, Fanny Sanin, Art Nexus, Bogotá Colombia, 2000

VIDEOS AND WEB SITES THAT PRESENT OR DISCUSS THE WORK OF FANNY SANIN 

Morales, Jaime, http://www.colarte.com/colarte/conspintores.asp?idartista=525

A ColArte 

Laguado, Henry, Fanny Sanin: Retrospectiva Vídeo, Producciones Moviola, Bogotá, Colombia. 1994

Lanz, Juan & Umaña, Claudia, Fanny Sanin, Color & Symmetry, arTV Producciones, Bogotá, Colombia, 2000

Marciano, Eric, Fanny Sanín: 40 Years o/ Making Art, American Montage, Inc., New York, NY, 2003 

Marciano, Eric, Latín American Women Artists, 1975-1995, American Montage, Inc., New York, NY, 1995

Sasson, Mayer, Retrospectiva de Fanny Sanin: Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogotá, Colombia, 1987