Fran Meana

Fran Meana (Avilés, 1982)

Graduated in Fine Art from the University of Vigo. He currently lives in Rotterdam having obtained a Master’s at the Piet Zwart Institute. His work investigates the relations between forms of production and the construction of the imaginary. He habitually starts from recent events to which he adds new information, fictional elements or deliberately wrong readings in order to create new objects, images or situations. He has participated in exhibitions such as A Map of Misreading, TENT, Rotterdam; Somewhere Else, Nogueras-Blanchard, Barcelona; Antes que todo [Before Everything], CA2M, Móstoles; Basado en hechos reales [Based on Real Events], ARTIUM, Vitoria; Everything is out there, La Casa Encendida, Madrid; and Delimitations, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Israel. His work is part of the collections of ARTIUM, CGAC and the NOMAS Foundation.

Los que atraviesan el tiempo

Installation. Steel, cement, wood, printed material, audio and speakers

Learning from the Cuencas
27
Sep
2013
23
Feb
2014

A research project on the cultural landscape of the Asturian mining area

Translations
31
Jul
2013
29
Sep
2013

An artistic exchange in the context of the Atlantic Arch

Translations: Tampering with reality

An exhibition comprised of four installation developed during the artist residencies by five artists at LABoral which shows us alternative ways of understanding the world.

Two reflections on Learning from the Cuencas

Two exhibitions on the project Learning from the Cuencas serve as two reflections on the coalfields and its architecture.

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Opening of the exhibition ‘Archaeologies of the Future ’, by Fran Meana Opening of the exhibition ‘Archaeologies of the Future ’, by Fran Meana

Archaeologies of the Future is the winning project of the Premio LABjoven_Los Bragales, called ...

LABoral awards 7th Premio LABjoven_Los Bragales to the Asturian artist Fran Meana LABoral awards 7th Premio LABjoven_Los Bragales to the Asturian artist Fran Meana

His project ‘Arqueologías del futuro’ explores the work of the Asturian architectJoaquín ...

Press kit Traslaciones. An artistic exchange in the context of the Atlantic Arch Press kit Traslaciones. An artistic exchange in the context of the Atlantic Arch

Organised and produced by Fundación Municipal de Cultura, Educación y Universidad Popular del ...

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