Guggenheim
Xabier Salaberria | Artistas | Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa
1969

Born on January 31 in Donostia-San Sebastián (Basque Country).

1998

Participates in the “Ángel Bados-Txomin Badiola Workshop” and the “Peio Irazu Workshop”, both held at Arteleku in Donostia-San Sebastián.

2000

Receives a visual arts grant from the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa.

2001

Participates in Superkongresua, encuentro entre creadores artísticos, an encounter of artistic creators organized by Donostiako Arte Ekinbideak (D.A.E.) at the Casa de Cultura Egia in Donostia San Sebastián. Creates the sculpture Untitled (Platform) [Sin título (plataforma)] for the Arteleku garden in Donostia-San Sebastián.

2002

Has an intervention in the group show Gure Artea 2002 at the Sala Rekalde in Bilbao. Participates in Garai Txarrak, an art project organized to mark the reopening of Arteleku in Donostia-San Sebastián.

2004

Designs ‘Film Ideal Forever’ (Film Ideal Siempre), in collaboration with Gorka Eizagirre, for the D.A.E. in the context of Manifesta 5, the European Biennial of Contemporary Art, held in Donostia-San Sebastián.

2005

Is awarded a residency at the Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art in Malmö, Sweden. Designs and builds the architecture of the screening rooms and furnishings for the documentation area of the group exhibition Sessió Contínua at the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB). Teams up with Gorka Eizagirre to produce the project Share your time drink and food in Kunstverein, in the coffee shop of the Frankfurter Kunstverein. Presents the furniture-archive-piece Untitled, created with Luca Frei, in the exhibition La insurrección invisible de un millón de mentes at the Sala Rekalde in Bilbao.

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