DONNA HUANCA
Born Chicago, USA
Works in New York, NY

EDUCATION
2009 Städelschule, Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Frankfurt, Germany
2006 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine
2004 Bachelor of Fine Arts Painting, University of Houston, Texas

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014
PSYCHOTRIA ELATA, ABC Fair, Presented by Brand New Gallery Berlin, Germany
SADE ROOM (famously reclusive), MoMA PS1 Print Shop, New York
SEEING AURAS, ltd, Los Angeles
2013
SCRYING THREATS, Queer Thoughts, Chicago
MAENAD CYMBALS, KSF BERLIN
2012
PANIC FEAR CRYING FITS, PRETEEN Gallery, Mexico City
THE MYTH....CCS BARD, Annadale on Hudson, New York
2008 Secret Museum of Mankind, Women and Their Work, Austin, Texas
2007 Philosophy of The World: New York, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York, New York

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014
PAGING YOLANDA, Johannes Vogt, New York, NY
Yeah and Look Where It Got Us, MonCheri, Brussels, Belgium
2013
D, ZweiDrei, Berlin, Germany
ELEVATION, Arnhem Fashion Biennale, Arnhem, Netherlands
Pioneer Voices, Gallery of Northern Norway, Harstad, Norway
RAW MATERIAL, Malmö Konsthalle, Sweden
BRAIDS, Access Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
BREAKING POINT, CTSQ, NYC, New York
Social Fabric, CAFAM, Los Angeles, California
2012
SADE on DMT, KEX Kunsthalle, Vienna, Austria
Reduction of Form, Exile, Berlin, Germany
Baby, I lost my Hand Shoes, Fórum da Maia, Maia, Portugal
2011
Baby, I lost my Hand Shoes, Kurant, Tromsø, Norway
Yo Era Tu y Nunca lo Supe, PUNO MoCA, Puno, Peru
2010
☿ ♀ ♁ ♂ ♃ ♄ ♅ ♆☿ ♀ ♁ ♂ ♃ (with Rachel de Joode) HBC, Berlin
RUNDGANG, Städelschule, Frankfurt, Germany
2009
Incehon Biennale, Incehon Art Platform Incehon, Korea
Global Fabrics, Common Threads, ISE Foundation, New York, NY
2008
Etapa #2, Network of Love (with AIDS-3D), Exit Art, New York, New York
2007
Jerusalem 2012 (with AIDS-3D), Program, Berlin

AWARDS / GRANTS
2012 Fulbright Scholarship for research in Mexico City, Washington DC, USA
2011 ART MATTERS Grant, New York, NY
2009/10 DAAD Artist Grant, DAAD, Bonn, Germany
2006 Fellowship, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine
2004 DeGolyer Grant Recipient, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas

RESIDENCIES
2013: Access Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2009: LMCC SwingSpace, 77 Water, New York, New York
2008: Headlands Center for the Arts, San Francisco, California
2008: Art Omi International Artist Residency, Ghent, New York
2007-08 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, New York
2006 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2014
Donna Huanca, DUST Magazine Blog by Domenico de Chirico
2013
Divining the Future of the past Alicia Eler, Hyperallergic
Donna Huanca at Queer Thoughts, Joshua Abelow ART BLOG
“D” at ZWEI DREI, Kaleidoscope, Tatevik Sargsyan
Sydsvenskan Malmö, Sweden, 6-week Performance featured on Front Page May 3rd, 2013
24 Spaces, Malmo Konsthalle, Contemporary Art Daily
DONNA HUANCA RAW MATERIAL at Malmo Konsthalle Review (Swedish) Helena Lie, Tidningen Kulturen, Malmo, Sweden

2012
DOSSIER Journal, New York, In Conversation with Donna Huanca July 2012
DIGITAL DAZED, London, UK: PANIC FEAR CRYING FITS Review,
2011
In search of unknown memories: Donna Huanca, Interventions Journal, Columbia University Blog
Donna Huanca: Based in Berlin-Artist Studio Visit: Berlin Art Link, Berlin, Germany

2010
Michael Jackson Smock photographed by David Bailey, British Vogue, Jan 2010 Issue

2009
‘Younger Than Jesus: Aritst Directory’, Lauren Cornell, Massimiliano Gioni, and Laura Hoptman, New Museum & Phaidon Press, 2009

2008

’IN THE MIX’ Ed Halter, Rhizome.com

2007
Report from Austin, Charles D Michell, Art in America, Dec 2007
PLUSH HEROICS, Whitney May, NY Arts Magazine, New York, NY, July-August Issue
Donna Huanca: Philosophy of the World, Wendy Dembo, Cool Hunting, New York, NY

2005
Global Ear: Houston, John Fenn, The Wire, Issue #255, May 2005, London, UK

LECTURES
2013 Visiting Artist, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
2012 SOUND WORKS Conversation with HERMANN NITSCH, KEX, Vienna, Austria
2008 Headlands Center for the Arts, San Francisco, California
2008 Visiting Artist, Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana

PROJECTS
2001-Current RUA MINX: alias for sound experiment
2006-2011 SMOCKSHOP, with Andrea Zittel, AZ West/AZ East