Performance by Bartolomé Ferrando

Performance by Bartolomé Ferrando

"Poetic Text", 1989

"Poetic Text", 1989

"Poetic Text", 1989

"Poetic Text", 1989

"Poetic Installation", 1997

"Poetic Installation", 1997

Performance at the Freijo Gallery at the opening of the exhibition "Fragile Silence", 2016.

Performance at the Freijo Gallery at the opening of the exhibition "Fragile Silence", 2016.

Performance at the Freijo Gallery at the opening of the exhibition "Fragile Silence", 2016.

Performance at the Freijo Gallery at the opening of the exhibition "Fragile Silence", 2016.

Detail of the exhibition "Fragile Silences"

Detail of the exhibition "Fragile Silences"

Bartolomé Ferrando

Born in 1951 in Valencia, Spain.
Lives and works in Valencia, Spain.

Performer and visual poet. He studied music and Hispanic philology. He is a professor of performance and intermedia art at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the Polytechnic University of Valencia. He was the founder of the magazine Texto Poético.

As a performer he has participated in festivals and meetings held in Europe, Canada, United States, Mexico, Ecuador, Venezuela, Dominican Republic, Argentina, Chile, Japan, Korea, Singapore, China, Vietnam and Israel.

He has coordinated international action art festivals at the Institut Valencià d'Art Modern (IVAM), Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía (MNCARS) and the Espai d'Art Contemporani de Castelló (EACC).

He was part of the groups Flatus Vocis Trio, Taller de Música Mundana and Rojo; and more recently of the collectives SIC and JOP dedicated to the development of creative practices located halfway between music, poetry and action art.

He has published the following essays: Hacia una poesía del hacer, La mirada móvil, El arte intermedia, El arte de la performance, Elementos de creación, Arte y cotidianeidad: hacia la transformación de la vida en arte and De la poesía visual al arte de acción. Also the books of poems: Trazos, Propuestas poéticas, Jocs, Valencia, En la frontera de la voz, Latidos, Nudos de viento and Soledad magnética. He has also made several recordings on DVD, MC, LP and CD.

In 2014 he participated in the group exhibition "2014Poesía" at Freijo Gallery in Madrid, Spain, curated by Francisco Carpio. 

In 2016 his solo exhibition "Fragile Silence" took place at Freijo Gallery in Madrid, Spain.

In 2017 his work was included in the group exhibition entitled "Without Words | With Words" at Freijo Gallery, Madrid, Spain.

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PhD Thesis . Marín Sánchez, Eduardo Jesús. La poética del fragmento y del intervalo en la poesía experimental sonora de Bartolomé Ferrando.

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