Jorge Fuembuena


    • Male
    • Photographer


    About the artist

    1979: Born in Zaragoza

    Jorge Fuembuena (Zaragoza, 1979). Live and works in Madrid and Nantes

    He explores the boundaries of the subject and the fragile boundary that separates the individual from another, and investigates the relationship between human and his environment.

    He has developed his creative process in Artist Residence Programs such as the Contemporary Art Center in Essaouira ( Marroc), the Upernavik Museum (Greenland) or the Noass Art Proyect in Latvia.

    Fuembuena’s work has attracted many accolades. In 2011, he was awarded with Air Fellowship. Kultuuritehas Polymer. Tallinn, OCEMX Mexique D.F. Prize , Art Generations Caja Madrid 2011 and ARCO portrait Photographer or as well as finalist in both the International Festival Emergent. In 2009, he was announced as the Emerging Artist Award in the St.Isabel of Portugal Art Prize .

    As well, he was awarded with the Sta. Maria de Albarracin Grant or the Encontro New Artist Grant . His work has been selected in Photoespaña 2011 Festival and nominated in the 2011 European Sovereign Art Prize ( Hong Kong) or Fotomuseum Wintherthur Plat(t)form 2013.

    His work has been published in magazines such as OjoDePez, EFE24, New_Papers , 30y3, PMS 485C,...

    His work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally and is included in public and private collections such as Buñuel Foundation or CDAN.