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JUAN RODRÍGUEZ

 

He was born in A Coruña, Spain, in 1960. At the age of sixteen he decided to take up photography as a career and he soon combined it with studies of architecture.

 Since 1984 photography became his only devotion. He specialized in photography of architecture and he also works in many professional tasks in the fields of fashion, advertising and basically photography of architecture.

 He carried out an intensive research and his work has been shown in different exhibitions in Europe, North and South America as well as his images appear regularly in many prestigious magazines.

 

HIS PHOTOGRAPHIC WORK IS LOCATED IN

 

-          Instituto Cervantes, Chicago.

-          Maison Europeenne de la Photographie, Paris.

-          Museum of Contemporary Art, Madrid.

-          Museo Nacional de Arte de Cataluña, Barcelona.

-          Public Collection of Alcobendas City Council, Madrid.

-          Ministry of Culture Collection, Holland.

-          TVG Collection

-          Encontros da Imagem Collection, Braga, Portugal.

-          Museum of Fine Arts, A Coruña.

-          Acuarium Finisterrae, City Council, A Coruña.

-          Luis Seoane Foundation, A Coruña.

-          Gonzalo Torrente Ballester Foundation, Santiago de Compostela.

-          Sutega Collection, A Coruña.

-          Other private collections.

 

INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS

 

-          FORUM Foundation, Tarragona. ‘Architectures’

-          VALID PHOTO Gallery, Barcelona. ‘All Things Must Pass’

-          Instituto Cervantes, Chicago. ‘Patagonia’

-          Museo da Imagem, Braga, Portugal. ‘Viajem a Parte Alguma – Retrospective 1982-2002’

-          Gonzalo Torrente Ballester Foundation, Santiago de Compostela. ‘Patagonia’

-          PHOTOMUSEUM, Zazpi Gallery, Zarautz. ‘Abs’

-          C.O.A.G. Collage of Architects, A Coruña. ‘Patagonia’

-          Xunta de Galicia, Casa de la Parra, Santiago de Compostela. ‘Órdenes’

-          Luis Seoane Foundation, A Coruña. ‘Rua adentro’

-          Catalonia Photographic Spring, Sargadelos Gallery, Barcelona. ‘Odiseum’

 

COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS

 

-          PHOTOESPAÑA 2011. ‘La ciudad minuto a minuto’

-          Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, ‘PORTAS DA LUZ: An approach to art and culture in Galicia in the seventies’

-          Rafael Pérez Hernando Gallery, Madrid. ‘PATATA 21+1’

-          Museum of Fine Arts, A Coruña. ‘A CIDADE NA ARTE’

-          Alcobendas City Hall, ‘FIFTEEN YEARS OF SPANISH CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY’

-          Arles 2005. ‘Voies Off Festival’

-          III Bienal de Arte, Lanzarote.

-          Galicia Collage of Architects, A Coruña.

-          Catalonia National Art Museum, Barcelona.

-          City Hall Library, Hannover, Germany.

-          Instituto Cervantes, Naples, Italy.

-          Cracow National Museum, Poland.

-          Photo Palma. Horrach-Moyá Gallery, Palma Majorca.