MARÍA JOSÉ ARJONA
Maria Jose Arjona is an artist whose practice is mainly focused on long durational performance. She has developed through out her carrier several approaches to endure, resist and understand what she considers the biggest and most critical element in performance: Time
Arjona’s work has been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in museums and galleries throughout Europe, South America, Asia and the US. Her pieces have been reviewed in publications such as Art In America, The New York Times, The Guardian(UK), Whitewall Magazine, Art Nexus International, Arte Al Dia, The Miami Herald, El Nuevo Herald, Mag Magazine, Wynwood Magazine, El tiempo (COL), El Espectador (COL), Corriere Della Sera (IT), Revista Arcadia (COL), Revista Dinners and many others.
The artist participated as a re-performer of the iconic pieces of Marina Abramovic at her retrospective THE ARTIST IS PRESENT in MOMA (NY) on 2010 and was also involved in the workshop Cleaning The House given by Abramovic herself.