Carlos Motta, Artist

Projects

CAREER SURVEY EXHIBITIONS

(2017-2018) Carlos Motta: Formas de libertad, Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín (MAMM), Colombia
(2015) Carlos Motta: For Democracy There Must Be Love, Röda Sten Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden

CORPO FECHADO—THE DEVIL’S WORK

(2019) Conatus (Installation)
(2018) Corpo Fechado (Film)
(2018) Corpo Fechado (Installation)
(2018) 
The Devil’s Work (Installation)

REQUIEM

(2016) REQUIEM (Performance)
(2016) REQUIEM (Installation)

DESEOS / رغبات

(2015) Deseos / رغبات (Film)
(2016) Beloved Martina (Installation)
(2015) La puissance et la jouissance 
(2017) Lágrimas

NEFANDUS TRILOGY 

(2013) Nefandus (Film)
(2013) Nefandus (Installation)
(2013) Shipwreck (Film)
(2013) The Defeated (Film)
(2013) The Defeated (Installation)

(2014) Towards a Homoerotic Historiography (Installation)
(2014) Towards a Homoerotic Historiography (Drawings)

DEMOCRACY CYCLE

(2017) The Crossing
(2015) Patriots, Citizens, Lovers…
(2015) Gender Talents

(2012) We Who Feel Differently
(2011) DEUS POBRE: Modern Sermons of Communal Lament 

(2010) Six Acts: An Experiment in Narrative Justice 

(2009) The Immigrant Files: Democracy is Not Dead; It Just Smells Funny
(2008)
 THE GOOD LIFE 

PHOTOS/INSTALLATIONS/PRINTS

(2019) Dialogues: David Wojnarowicz and Carlos Motta
(1996-2018) Self-Portrait with Death
(2018) The Psalms

(2017)
Petrified
(1998-2016) Untitled Self-Portraits
(2018) Liberation
(2016) AMERICA
(2016) Untitled (América Latina)
(2015) 
Thaumaturgical Withdrawals, Material Remains
(2013) Shape of Freedom

(2012) Ideological Monuments / Historical Relations

(2009) Graffiti Cuts
(2009) When if ever…?
(2005) Ideological Graffiti
(2004) Gigantic Intervention

(2002) Pesca Milagrosa

(2004) Public Domain

(2003) Land M(y)ne

EARLY SINGLE-CHANNEL VIDEOS

(2011) Ivory Tower
(2010) Resistance and Repression

(2008) Where Do I Stand?

(2007) Memory of a Protest

(2005) September 22, 2005

(2005) Letter to my father

THE INTERNATIONAL QUEER  (7 SYMPOSIA)

(2012) We Who Feel Differently: A Symposium (New Museum)
(2013) Gender Talents: A Special Address (Tate Modern)

(2013) Godfull: Shape Shifting God as Queer (IARSJ)
(2013) ritual of queer rituals (Witte de With)
(2015) The Empire of Love: Alternative Relationships and Other Possibilities (RSK/Valand)
(2016) Nefandus: Colonial Sexual Alterity and Histories for the Future (Pérez Art Museum)

(2016) Indecency and the Future of Theology (MALBA)

RECENT COLLABORATIONS

(2017) The SPIT! Manifesto
(2014) Brief History of Homosexual Repression in Ukraine
(2013) The Movers
 
(2012) Absolute Democracy

(2011) A New Discovery: Queer Immigration in Perspective

(2011)
 Petite Mort: Recollections of a Queer Public 
(2011) The Future Lasts Forever 
(2011) Broken English

SOA CYCLE

(2010) AMERICA’S
(2006) SOA
(2007) Brief History of US Interventions
(2005) Brief History

LENINGRAD TRILOGY

(2006) Leningrad Trilogy 
(2006) Leningrad,Petrograd,Petersburg

BURY THEM AND KEEP QUIET

(2004) Bury Them and Keep Quiet I 
(2004)
 Bury Them and Keep Quiet II 

OTHER COLLABORATIONS

(2009) Stranger on the Road
(2008) UNMASKED

(2007) HOMEWORK 

(2005) Arts & LEISURE
artwurl.org (2002-2008)

PORTFOLIO

Video presentations
PDF Portfolio here