Johanna Calle


Johanna Calle (Bogotá, 1965) studied Art at the Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá) and at the Chelsea College of Art & Design (London). Lives and works in Bogotá. Her recent solo exhibitions include: Silentes 1985 -2015, Museo Amparo, Puebla, México, 2016; Johanna Calle Dibujos, García Márquez Cultural Center, Embassy of Colombia in Spain, Madrid, Spain, 2016; Silentes 1985 – 2015, Banco de la República Art Museum, Bogotá, Colombia, 2015; Grafos, Marilia Razuk Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2014; and Evidence, Casas Riegner, Bogotá, Colombia, 2014.

Among her most recent group exhibitions are: Contingent Beauty. Contemporary Art from Latin America, MFAH, Houston, USA, 2015; Paper and Performance. The Bent Page, Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, USA, 2015; and Lines, Hauser & Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland, 2014.

She has participated in International Biennials such as: The future is already here – it’s just not evenly distributed, 20th Sydney Biennial, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 2016; 4 San Juan Poly / Graphic Triennial, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 2015; 31 São Paulo Biennial, São Paulo, Brazil, 2014; and SITElines: Unsettled Landscapes, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, USA, 2014.