Current and upcoming exhibitions
-(Im) balances, Gabriela Torres Ruiz, solo exhibition, Gallery Brockstedt, Hamburg, Germany.
-Accrochage in the Gallery Brockstedt, Berlin. New purchases and from the holdings of the gallery: Genia Chef, Tino Geiß, George Grosz, Rocco Hettwer, Horst Janssen, Alexej von Jawlensky, Jupp Linssen, Rainer Mang, Isabel Quintanilla, Hans Scheib, Annette Schröter, Gabriela Torres Ruiz, Giuliano Vangi, William Wauer, Sascha Wiederhold.
22 June to 15 September 2017
Exhibitions and awards
-4th Prize and Jury Award, Art Olympia Competition 2017, with the work Silent Conversations. Toshima Ward Office Building, Tokyo, Japan (exhibition of nominated artists)
-(Im) balances, Gabriela Torres Ruiz, solo exhibition, Gallery Brockstedt, Berlin, Germany.
-Festival de la Photographie Mediterranéenne Photomed, at Station, Beyrouth, Lebanon. Exhibition of the laureates of the Photomed/Lensculture photography competition. Nabil Canaan, director of Station, jury member.
-Silence, Gabriela Torres Ruiz, solo exhibition, Galeria Trzecie Oko - Leica Cracow, Poland.
-7th 2016 ArtSlant Prize Showcase juried Winner.
-7. Charity Art Auction, 60 Jahre Telefonseelsorge Berlin. Auction at the Berlinische Gallery / Museum of Modern Art, Berlin, Germany. Exhibition catalog.
-Preview, 7. Charity Art Auction, 60 Jahre Telefonseelsorge Berlin, Mianki Gallery, Berlin, Germany.
-Umbral 28, Sound and Art Festival, MACO, Museum of Contemporary Art of Oaxaca, Mexico.
-Collective, exhibition of nominated artists for the Art Prize 2016 House at Kleistpark, with the series Espacios. Berlin, Germany. Jury: Mark Gisbourne (Chairman); Barbara Esch Marowski (gallery director); Elisabeth Lux (artist); Thibaut de Ruyter (curator and art critic); Diana Sirianni (artist).
-Shortlisted for the Hariban Award 2016, presented by the Benrido Collotype Atelier, combines a 150-year-old analog technique with the new vision of digital-age photography. Kyoto, Japan.
-Photomed, selected as part of the 12 winners of the Festival de la Photographie Mediterranéenne, with the series Arraigo, Sanary-sur-Mer, France. Art director: Philippe Serenon. Exhibition catalog.
-Exhibition Chashama´s Art is Everywhere at 4 Times Square, New York, USA.
-Shortlisted for the Aesthetica Art Prize, York St Mary´s, York, UK. Aesthetica Magazine and York Museums Trust, with the series Silence. Exhibition catalog. Jury: Cherie Federico: Co-founder & Managing Director of the Hiscox Collection; John Keane: Artist, Aesthetica Art Prize winner 2015; Phillip Prodge: Head of Photographs at the National Portrait Gallery, London, UK.
-Extrañamiento, Gabriela Torres Ruiz and Nin Solís, Casa de las Culturas Contemporáneas, BUAP, Puebla, Mexico. Curator: Marcelo Gauchat. Exhibition catalog.
-HSBC Prix pour la Photography, finalist, with the series Silence. Paris, France. Artistic Advisor 2016: Diane Dufour, Curator and former director of Magnum Photos, Paris
-Invited from the National Society of Fine Arts from Paris to participate at the Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Carrousel du Louvre, Paris, France. Medalle d´Or from the SNBA and Prix Jean Lariviére. Exhibition catalog.
-Participation at Scope Art, Miami Beach, during Art Basel Miami, USA.
-Suizid ist nicht die Lösung, 6. Charity Art Auction, Berlinische Gallery - Museum of Modern art, Berlin, Germany. Exhibition catalog.
-Group exhibition of the works for Charity Art Auction Suizid ist nicht die Lösung, mianki.Gallery, Berlin, Germany
-Winner of The Fifth Annual Exposure Award. New York, USA. Digital display at the Louvre, Paris, France. Exhibition catalog. Jury: Karen Irvin: curator and Associate Director, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago; Jody Quon: photography director, Wall Street Journal Magazine, New York; William Etundi: founder of the art and photography comunity SeeMe, New York, USA.
-First Prize at the 9th Dave Bown Projects, Art Competition, New York, USA. Jury: Steven Maticio: curator of Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinatti; Dominic Molon: curator of Contemporary Art, Risd Museum, Rhode Island; Marina Pacini: chief curator, The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art.
-8th Arte Laguna Prize, exhibition of the shortlisted artist in the Arsenal of Venice, Italy. Special mention in photographic art. Exhibition catalog. Curator: Igor Zanti, art critic, Italy. Jury: Sabrina Van Der Ley: Director of Contemporary Art at the Nasjonalmuseet in Oslo, Norway; Jonathan Watkins: Director Ikon Gallery, UK.
-Group exhibition at Palazzo Albrizzi, part of the Morphos Art Festival, Venice, Italy.
-Prize for the best photographiy at The Pure Art Festival, Battle, UK.
-Participation at The Battle Arts and Music Festival, UK.
-Last Paradise, Triennial Exhibition of Visual Arts, Museum Chiostro del Bramante, Rome, Italy. Exhibition catalog.
-Photographic Being II, group exhibition, Jeffrey Leder Gallery. New York, USA.
-Participation in the Fifth Annual Art Takes Miami during Art Basel Miami at Scope Art. USA.
-PX3 Prix de la Photographie, honorable mention, Paris, France.