MÚSICA, LENGUAJE Y OTRAS TECNOLOGÍAS DE LA VOZ.
En febrero estaré en Madrid desarrollando un taller en Medialab PRADO para experimentar con el grito cantado del flamenco, ingrediente importante en mi último trabajo Here Be Dragons (Terra Incognita). El taller está dirigido por el Niño de Elche y Miguel Álvarez Fernandez.
Here be Dragons (Terra Incognita) won the Audiovisual production Award by La Casa Encendida at ARCHE DOCLISBOA.
Thanks to Mariana Daniela Torres for selecting The Sasha as one of the best films in 2020 for Desistfilm.
Here be Dragons (Terra Incognita) selected at MRG/WORK the film lab from MÁRGENES Film Festival.
The Sasha is part of the 2020 Taiwan Video Art Biennale. It will be from October to January at Hong-gah Museum (Taipei).
The Sasha has been awarded with the Special Mention at 23th Videomedeja New Media Festival
The Sasha is part of the short competition at 55th International Festival of Science Documentary Films AFO.
Here be Dragons (Terra Incognita) selected to be part of the three films projects that will participate in RAW Residency. A Film programme supported by Ibermedia, Doclisboa and Margenes Festival.
Here be Dragons (Terra Incognita ) selected to be part of the MRG Work Fil Lab at Margenes Festival.
The Sasha will be part of the FIBER Festival in Amsterdam, within the Instability program.
ART, EARTH AND SPACE.
The media artists Daniela de Paulis and Maria Molina Peiró reflect in their practice on the influence of technology and science on our ever-changing view on the world – and planet earth – with a strong focus on human activities in space. In this edition of LIMA Online, De Paulis and Peiró will show work and engage in conversation.
The Sasha is part of 60th Krakow Film Festival selection! Very exciting to be part of this great festival and a special program about the complicated relations between people, technology and nature.
«Charles Duke left on the Moon’s surface not only his footprints but also a certain personal photograph which became the source of María Molina Peiró’s mind-boggling artistic-documentary deliberations”
Javier Acevedo escribe en Cine Divergente sobre el The Sasha y el cine post digital haciendo una bella relación entre The Sasha y Sans Soleil de Chris Marker.
Digital Trauma ( and the Crystal Image) will be screened at the Kinoclub Split in Croatia, within the program “The Image is present” curated by Sebastian Jimenez Galindo.
The Sasha está nominado a mejor cortometraje de no ficción en los premios ASECAN de Cine Andaluz.
Thank you to Kevin B. Lee for considering THE SASHA to be among the best films in 2019 fot the Magaz¡ne IndieWire. Such an honour.
“El espacio como reflejo de la vida”. Hoy en La Vanguardia “One day I stumbled into a meteorite”. La exposición de LOOP Barcelona, curada por Carolina Ciuti, donde The Sasha se mostrará hasta mediados de enero.
A TV interview about my work at the exhibition One Day I Stumble into a Meteorite at Fabra I Coats Barcelona. LOOP Videoart Fair 2019.
The Sasha is part of the exhibition One Day I Stumble into a Meteorite at Fabra I Coats Barcelona. The exhibition is part of LOOP Videoart Fair 2019
The Sasha will be screened at Inscience Film Festival in a very interesting program where the filmmaker Minna Långström and I will be discussing with scholars and scientists about the dependence of images on which to base research in outer space.
The Sasha will be screened in New York at Imagine Science Film Festival, at Union Docs. The program “Eyes Elsewhere” introduce three films that open questions about how do we observe things that we cannot experience directly.
The Sasha has received the Radar Award at Curtocircuíto – International Film Festival.
“The 2019 curtocurcuito Radar Jury recognizes a visionary essay film that follows a real life astronaut on a spectacular voyage to the moon that crash lands on the Internet. With resourceful use of archival images and online research, the artist reflects poetically on the human impulse to transcend boundaries and make contact with eternity. The Radar Jury gives its award to The Sasha by María Molina Peiró)”
The Sasha will be screened in the special program Best Dutch Shorts curated by Goshort Festival at the Het Ketelhuis cinema in Westergasfabriek Amsterdam.
The Sasha selected for International Competition at Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente de la Plata Festifreak.
The Vertical Horizon shown at the exhibition for the 10 aniversary of the Master of Film at the Brakke Grond (Amsterdam).
The Sasha will be shown at Washington National Gallery of Art within the exhibition By the Light of the Silvery Moon: A Century of Lunar Photographs.
The screening is part of an exhibition that presents some 50 works, that merged art with science and transformed the way that we envision and comprehend the cosmos.
The Sasha will be shown at London Science Museum this summer within a special program curated by London Short Film Festival.
The screening is part of an exhibition about the 50th anniversary of the Man on the Moon.
One Year Life Strata will be part of the Art Exhibition ISEA 2019 (International Symposium of Electronics Arts) and has been nominated to the Jury award.
This year the Symposium take place in Gwangju (Korea) and the exhibition will be hold at Art Center NABI.
One Year Life Strata at the Auditorium du Louvre, Paris, as part of Rencontres Internationales 2019
‘The Sasha’ will be shown at the EYE FILM Museum as part of the program Eye on Art. The film has been added to EYE´s collection and it will be shown with other artist´s films selected.
‘The Sasha’ will be shown at LIMA Collection as part of a program showing films that has been added to LIMA´s collection recently.
‘The Sasha’ is part of the oficial selection of GOSHORTS, within the Dutch best shorts.
On 23th of January I had the honour to talk about ‘The Sasha’ at IFFR International Film Festival Rotterdam.
One Year Life Strata is finalist to Aesthetica Art Prize and it will be shown at Royal Art Gallery in York until July 2019.
‘The Sasha’ will have its world premier at International Film Festival Rotterdam within the section Bright Future. The film has been selected for the Tiger Award competition (short films).
Digital Trauma has won the jury award for best video art at the International Video Art Festival VAFA in Macau-Hon kong.
Digital Trauma (And the Crystal Image) is part of the oficial selection at 35th Kassel Dok Fest and is nominated to A38 Production-Grant Kassel-Halle award.
One Year Life Strata will be exhibited at Modern Body Festival 2018 (Hague, The Netherlands)
ONE YEAR LIFE STRATA is being nominated (shortlist) to te Bloom Awards and will be exhibited in Art Dusseldörf 2018.
DIGITAL TRAUMA (And the Crystal Image) has been selected to participate on Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition 2018 at the Hong-Gah Museum.
ONE YEAR LIFE STRATA has won Best New Media Installation at 22th Videomeja Festival (Serbia)
DIGITAL TRAUMA (And the Crystal Image) has won first prize Best Video Art at VEA International Videoart Biennale Puebla (MEX)
DIGITAL TRAUMA (And the Crystal Image) is part of the official selection at Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2018.
I had the honor to be selected by the great artist Omer Fast to present my ongoing work «The Refuge» at the Haus Der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin (Exhibition and lecture) and had the privilege to have him as a mentor during the full week at the Forecast Forum.
DIGITAL TRAUMA (And the Crystal Image) won the award for Special Achievement (Animation Avantgarde and experimental film) at VIS Vienna International Short Film Festival 2018.
DIGITAL TRAUMA (AND THE CRYSTAL IMAGE) Has been selected to participate in the International Documentary Film Festival MEET THE DOCS.
Santa Fe Art Institute has awarded Juan Garrigues and I to work in a collaborative project for its thematic residency «Truth and reconciliation».
DIGITAL TRAUMA (AND THE CRYSTAL IMAGE) is part of the Oficial Selection for the Vienna International Short Film Festival.
THE REFUGE has been selected by artist Omer Fast to be part of the Forecast Forum in May within the section MOVING IMAGE. I will have the honour to share one week of mentoring with him and discuss ideas and formal approach of my project The Refuge.
DIGITAL TRAUMA (AND THE CRYSTAL IMAGE) is part of the Oficial Selection for the DC Independent Film Festival.
THE VERTICAL WON THE AHK PRIZE 2017.
On Monday 27 November 2017 the AHK will celebrate the sixth edition of the AHK Graduation Prize (Eindwerkprijs).
RESEARCH PRESENTATION + PANNEL DISCUSSION ON MEMORY IN CINEMA.
Eye Film Museum Amsterdam. 25 June 2017.
This past June I presented my Artistic Reserach «The Vertical Horizon» at the Eye Film Museum. The Research presentation was followed by a memory Panel on Cinema with Eyal Sivan, Emilio Reyes Bassail and Sophie Dixon.
ONE YEAR LIFE STRATA AT FRAMING TRACES. EYE FILM MUSEUM (Amsterdam).
23-30 June 2017
Works By Emilo Reyes Bassail, Sophie Dixon, Alex Perry, Gustavo Lorgia, Louis Hothothot, Lisa Marie Vliestra and Wietske de Klerk.
AMSTERDAM SPANISH FILM FESTIVAL.
30 May 2016
I was selected to participate into the section «Spanish Cinema Without Fear». A special film section which shows Spanish works that defy tradition, that have the courage to experiment with something beyond and on the periphery of the Spanish cinematographic industry. The screening was folowed by a Q&A with teh video artist Maya Watanabe and the filmmaker Marc Johnson.