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Show me a ghost

Spiral Hotspot. Dis-Routing

Jafre 23/7

Avariable 23/7

Zero Insertion

Travel to my website

The Golden Antenna. Dis-Routing

Auto Sleep. 23/7

03:23. 23/7

Fog <Script>

& The Tracer

Concealment Algorithms

Actions in Between the Rescued

Trolling Google Art Project

Comments on the Screen City

Discourses for the End

Conversaciones Telefónicas

Streaming Acts


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news &
setbacks & timeline &
Madrid Internet Tour

17 Mar


The Futch. Curated by Marta Echaves and Neme Arranz. Sala de Arte Joven, Madrid
15 Mar — 20 Apr 2018

Group Exhibition
6th Thessaloniki Biennale. Greece

27 Dec — 31 Dec 2017


Show me a ghost. Art3, Valence, France
22 Nov — 29 Nov 2017

Solo Exhibition

22º Coloquios de Cultura Visual Contemporánea. Fundación Mainel, Valencia

17 Nov 2017


Internet Yami-Ichi. The Influencers. CCCB, Barcelona
28 Oct 2017


Art3, Valence, France / Homessesion, Barcelona

01 Oct —  01 Dec 2017


Doppelgänger. Centre d'Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona

05 Oct — 12 Nov 2017

Group Exhibition
Daydreaming subverts the world. Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem, Netherlands

08 Sep — 05 Nov 2017

Group Exhibition
VIII Bienal de Jafre. Jafre, Girona

05 Aug — 06 Aug 2017

Group Exhibition
Infosphere. Cenart. Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico-City
26 May — 03 Sep 2017
Group Exhibition
Art and Aesthetics Research. La Virreina Centre de la Imatge, Barcelona

22 Jun 2017

Roud Table

The Utopia of Access. Research Pavillion, in the context of 57th Venice Biennale, Italy

12 May 2017


No secrets! – Images of surveillance. Münchner Stadtmuseum, Deutschland

24 Mar — 16 Jul 2017

Group Exhibition

Eye Disorders. Espacio Zink. Sala Unamuno. Salamanca, Spain

17 Mar — 14 Apr 2017

Solo Exhibition

Cultura 17. Arte Post-Internet. Radio 3. Museo del Prado. Madrid, Spain

19 Apr 2017


Info: End2End Manifest. Lab. DONE2, Fotocolectania
13 Mar 2017
Art Madrid'17. Madrid, Spain

20 Feb 2017


Dual Club. Espacio Tangente. Burgos, Spain

13 Jan —14 Jan 2017


End2End Manifest. Online Lab. DONE2, Fotocolectania

17 Dec — 20 Dec 2016


El gran tour. Sant Andreu Contemporani. Bcn. Curated by Beatriz Escudero

24 Nov — 15 Jun 2017

Group Exhibition

Zero Insertion, Post-Photography Prototyping Prize. Fotomuseum Winterthur
13 Nov 2016


Grant Kablanc Otazu Foundation. Otazu, Navarra

2016 — 2017


Cibergeografías. CCELP. 9ª Bienal de Arte de La Paz

13 Oct 2016

Group Exhibition

Internet Yami-Ichi. Influencers. CCCB, Barcelona

22 Oct 2016


Finalist. P3: Post-Photography Prototyping Prize. Fotomuseum Winterthur

13 Nov 2016


Work: 03:23. Video Installation. The Conversation. Curated by Lauren Wetmore


Demo Night. 4S/EASST Conference. Hangar, Barcelona, Spain
03 Sep 2016


Watched! Surveillance, Art and Photography. Published by Walther König, Köln. Hasselblad Foundation, Valand Academy, Kunsthal Aarhus, Galleri Image, ARoS and C/O Berlin
27 Sep 2016    
Lend Me Your Softness. Debatable Screenings. ArtCenter College of Design, Pasadena, California. Curated by Renan Laruan

21 Jul, 28 Jul, 04 Aug 2016

Desierto Magazine 4º. MONEY. Published by PAPER Architectural Histamine

Apr 2016

Cibergeografías. Centro Cultural de España de Montevideo, Uruguay.

31 May — 06 Aug 2016
Group Exhibition
Do you believe?. Fabra i Coats - Centre d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona

27 May — 22 Jun 2016

Group Exhibition
Cibergeografías. Centro Cultural de España, Santiago de Chile. Curated by Gustavo Romano
07 Jun — 23 Jul 2016
Group Exhibition
Dis-Routing. Enrutamiento y deriva. Medialab-Prado, Madrid
09 May — 14 May 2016
Residency, workshop

Especies de Espacios. MACBA, Barcelona. Curated by Frederic Montornés
06 Jul — 24 Apr 2016
Group Exhibition

Exchange Hisk – Hangar – Sala d’Art Jove
Higher Institute for Fine Arts. Ghent, Belgium

04 Mar — 05 Apr 2016

Remote Signals. ARS Building, Tallinn, Estonia. Curated by Pau Waelder
14 Mar — 20 Mar 2016
Group Exhibition

Instagram. Nosotros. Internet es site-specific
12 Apr — 19 Apr 2016

Not found Exhibition. Harddiskmuseum

Group Exhibition

Lightning Studies: Centre for the Translation of Constraints, Conflicts, and Contaminations. Curated by Renan Laru-an
11 Jan 2016

Infosphere. ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany. Curated by Peter Weibel
04 Sep — 31 Jan 2016
Group Exhibition

Not Found, a broken net art exhibition. The Wrong - New Digital Art Biennale
01 Nov — 31 Jan 2016


Les Encontres e-rregulars. Hangar, Barcelona

11 Dec 2015


Appunti, Inéditos 2015. La Casa Encendida, Madrid
19 Nov — 10 Jan 2016
Group Exhibition                      

The Conversation. Hangar, Barcelona. Curated by Lauren Wetmore

09 Dec 2015
Group Exhibition
Spielart Festival. Munich, Germany                                                                              

23 Oct — 7 Nov 2015

Lecture & Group Exhibition

15 planes terroristas. Sant Andreu Contemporani. Ágora Juan Andrés Benítez, Barcelona
09 Dec 2015
Dialog 3. Goethe-Institut Barcelona
02 Jul — 31 Oct 2015
Group Exhibition
Meta(data)morphosis. Or Gallery, Berlin.  Curator by Søren Rosenbak
29 Jul — 02 Aug 2015
Group Exhibition
De Profundis. Sesiones Polivalentes. Hangar, Barcelona
31 Jul 2015

Embarrat. With Azahara Cerezo. Museo Fábrica J.Trepat de Tàrrega, Lleida

26 Jun — 05 Jul 2015

Group Exhibition

Open Studios. Barcelona 
14 Jun
Open Studios
Righted Museum in Printed Web #3. Offprint Projects, Tate Modern, London
22 — 25 May 2015
The Act & the tracer. Querungen, WKV Stuttgart, Germany
25 Mar — 24 May 2015
Group Exhibition


I li(v)e and wwwork in

I have shown my work at centres such as ZKM (Karlsruhe), WKV (Stuttgart), CENART (Mexico City), MACBA (Barcelona), Antoni Tàpies Foundation (Barcelona), La Casa Encendida (Madrid), Edith-Russ-Haus (Oldenburg),  amongst others.

I have been an artist-in-residencie at art3 (Valence, 2017), Hisk (Gantes, 2016), Kunststiftung Baden-Württemberg (Stuttgart, 2015), Hangar (Barcelona, 2014),  Flax Art (Belfast, 2014), Sarai (New Delhi, 2012), amongst others, and recently, one of the five finalists for the Post-Photography Prototyping Prize given by Fotomuseum Winterthur.

others & with others

End2End Manifesto

Interface Manifesto

Not Found, a broken net art exhibition

Depicting Juba

publications & catalogs &

GUEST, GHOST, HOST: MACHINE! , Booklet, Serpentine Galleries (London, 2017)
No secrets
. Ausstellungskatalog Münchner Stadtmuseum und ERES-Stiftung München. ISBN 978-3-00-056058-3. (München, 2017)
Paratext Vol.1 Hangar. ISBN:978-84-617-6320-7. (Barcelona, 2016)
Watched! Surveillence, Art and Photography. ISBN:9783863359591. Koenig Books (London, 2016)
The New Aesthetic and Art: Constellations of the Postdigital. Institute of Network Cultures. ISBN: 978-94-92302-08-3. (Amsterdam, 2016)
Desierto Magazine 4º. MONEY. PAPER Architectural Histamine. DL: M-29532-2013 (Madrid, 2016)
I desire to become data: code, criticism and art. By Carmela Thiele. KUNSTFORUM, Band 237 (De, 2016)
Lightning Studies: Centre for the Translation of Constraints, Conflicts and Contaminations. Hangar, (Barcelona, 2016)
Avant Sala + Fuga. Sala d'Art Jove Barcelona, 2013. DL: B-5027-2015 (Barcelona, 2015)
Inéditos 2015, Casa Encendiada DL: M-33373-2015 (Madrid, 2015)
Qunice planes terroristas. Sant Andreu Contemporani, DL: B-37494-2015 (Barcelona, 2015)
P—DPA, Post-Digital Publishing Archive (2015)
Web. Printed Web #3, Library of the Printed (USA, 2015)
Comú, Cicle d'Exposicions On mediation, DL: B-14.014-2014 (Barcelona, 2015)
It's Nice That Annual (London, 2014)
Media Art Festival Arad, RAM festival catalog (Romania, 2014)
ZUM! 7 Magazine (Brazil, 2014)
The Museum Interface, Art in America (New York, 2014)
Prácticas artísticas digitales y tecnologías de control y vigilancia, PhD Thesis. Paloma G. Díaz. (Es, 2013)
Art as a Place by Raqs Media Collective with Kaushik Bhaumik (New Delhi, 2013)

Interviews & articles   &


Archivo y viaje al Imago Mundi de la red. Por Aymara Arreaza R. A desk (Es, 2018)
Podcast. About 03:23. Encura, The Conversation. Project by Lauren Wetmore (Es, 2015)
El arte digital en el océano del Big Data, Marta Álvarez, NYR Magazine nº6 (Es, 2015)
Google’s quest to make art available to everyone was foiled by copyright concerns, The Washington Post (En, 2015)
The Cyborg Selfie, Grey on Grey, Pooja Sen (En, 2014)
The Googlization of Art, Vice (En, 2014)
La vigilancia como catástrofe, Código Magazine (Es, 2014)
Night at the Museum, The Paris Review (En, 2014)
A Tumblr Chronicles Google Art Project Copyright Fails, ArtNet (En, 2014)
Trolling Google Art for Glitches, Vocativ (En, 2014)
Podcasts. Espècies d'espais: exercicis sobre la ciutat, Sonia Fernández Pan (Es, 2013)
Las nuevas narrativas de las cámaras de vigilancia, El País (Es, 2013)
¿Quién vigilará a los vigilantes?, El País (Es, 2012)


2017. Cross residence art3 / Homesession. Valence, France (Oct - Nov)
2016. Hangar. Barcelona, Es. (2014 - 2016)
Hisk. Ghent, Belgium. Exchange program. (March)
2015. Kunststiftung Baden-Württemberg. Stuttgart, Germany. (Feb - Mar)
L'Estruch. Mediaestruch. Sabadell, Es. (May)
2014. Flax Art Studios. Belfast. Northern Ireland, UK. (Jan - Mar)
2012. Sarai. New Delhi, India. (Dec)
Exchange Arts Collective Center. Dublin, Ireland. (Jan - Jul)
2011. Universite Paris 8. Paris, France.
2010. In Between. Delphus project. Delphi, Greece.

lectures & artist talks &

2017. Coloquios de Cultura Visual Contemporánea. Fundación Mainel, Valencia, Es.
The Utopia of Access. Research Pavillion
, in the context of 57th Venice Biennale, Italy.
Art and Aesthetics Research. La Virreina Centre de la Imatge, Barcelona, Es.
Cultura 17. Arte Post-Internet. Radio 3. Museo del Prado. Madrid, Spain
Art Madrid'17. Madrid, Es.
2016. Demo Night. 4S/EASST Conference. Hangar, Barcelona.
2015. Les Encontres e-rregulars. Hangar, Barcelona
Swab Art Fair. Round table. Barcelona, Es.
Spielart Festival. Munich, Germany.
Open Studios. Barcelona, Es.
Paratex Nº3. Hangar, Barcelona, Es.
Württembergischer Kunstverein. Stuttgart, Germany.
Club 11. Kunststiftung BW, Stuttgart, Germany.
2014. GoldenThread Gallery, Belfast. Northern Ireland.
2013. Kedarte Redes. La Lata Muda. DA2. Salamanca.
Espècies d'espais: exercicis sobre la ciutat. Sala d`Art Jove, Barcelona.
2010. Emergencias 2.0. La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain.

organizations & collectives & conspiracies &

Internet Yami-Ichi Barcelona. (2016 - ) The Influencers, CCCB, Barcelona
Trama34 (2016 - ) L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
Les Encontres e-rregulars. (2015) Hangar, Barcelona
Fycam (2011 - 2012). Dublin, Ireland.
The Xpecific Route. (2009 - 2010). Underground Film Festival, Valencia
Depicting Group (2011)
GTCE Group. Experimental Cinema Work Group (2008 - 2011)

workshops & labs & courses imparted &

2017. End2End Manifest. Online Lab. DONE2, Fotocolectania.
2016. Dis-routing: Enrutamiento y deriva. Exploraciones visuales, tiempo real y tráfico de datos. Medialab-Prado. Madrid, Es.
2012. Open workshop. Hack Public Webcam. Exchange Collective Arts Center. Open Learning Ireland, Dublin. Ireland.
2011. Depicting Juba. Art, Politics and Society. AECID. With Depicting Group. Juba - Khartoum, Sudan.

mario m. santamaría

twitter: @m_msanta