CURRICULUM VITAE
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Born in Tui, Pontevedra, Spain
Has lived and worked in New York City from 1997 to 2010; currently settled in Barcelona, Spain

EDUCATION
1997-2000
MFA in New Forms, Pratt Institute, New York, NY
1990-95
BFA in Painting (5 year program), Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014
Oye, mira! (Hey, look!) Urban art project, Sponsored by Murs Lliures, Barcelona, Spain
2013
Green Square, Red Jellyfish (Quadrat Verd, Medusa Vermella), Centre Civic Pere Pruna, Barcelona, Spain
2008
It is What it is, Galleri 5, Copenhagen, Denmark
2004
Marisa Torres: Paintings on Paper, Galleri 5, Copenhagen, Denmark
MFA Show, Steuben East Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York
Billboards project, public art project sponsored by Hook Outdoor Advertising Inc., Edmonton, Canada
1995
Conexiones/Connections, Manuel Revilla Foundation, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
La Capilla del Jazz, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016
Migracions/Migraciones, exhibition at Centre Cívic Barceloneta, Barcelona
Mail-art project for Migrations, NauArt Espai de Creació, Barcelona
2015
Fénix (Phoenix) collaborative project with Israeli artists, NauArt Espai de Creació, Barcelona, Spain
2014
The Sketchbook Project, Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY traveling exhibition to VA Commonwealth University, Richmond VA; The Goat Farm Arts Center, Atlanta GA and others
2013
AMLP: Analog; A Million Little Pictures, Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, New York
2012
Look with Your Stomach & Eat with Your Eyes, Galería Madame La Marquise, Barcelona, Spain
The Sketchbook Project, Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, New York
2011
Conexiones 02; Un mensaje para Anabel collaboration with Juan Carlos Bracho, Museo ABC, Madrid
Drawing Connections, Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy
The Sketchbook Project, Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, New York traveling exhibition to Austin Museum of Art, Austin TX and others
2010
Ecoaesthetic: A Collective Terrarium, Exit Art Gallery, New York, NY
2009
Small Images: A Dive into the Archives, Galleri 5, Copenhagen, Denmark
2008
Body and Soul: Food for Thought, Gallery Biim, Seoul, Korea
2007
The Seed Project, Winkleman Gallery, New York, NY
2006
Diálogo Dende O Invisible/Dialogues From The Invisible, Galician Parliament, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
2005
Art Copenhagen 2005, Nordic Art Fair, with Galleri 5, Denmark
Xsemination: Five Emerging New York Artists, King’s Artists Run Initiative, Melbourne, Australia, traveling exhibition to Academy Gallery, School of Visual and Performing Arts, University of Tasmania, Launceston, Tasmania
2004
What an Art Gallery Should Look Like (Large Glass); Public Execution collaborative project with Serkan Ozkaya, Exit Art, New York, NY
Night of 1000 Drawings, Artists Space, New York, NY
Terra Forma, NurtureArt Chelsea Gallery, New York, NY
D. Dibble Memorial Art Auction, Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, New York, NY
Night of 1000 Drawings, Artists Space, New York, NY
2002
Patterns of Repetition, 450 Gallery, New York, NY
Sunday, Creamy Sunday, Brecht Forum Space, New York, NY
Women’s Art, juried by Larissa Harris (assist. curator PS-1) Soho 20 Gallery, New York, NY
Something or Nothing II, Chang Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Small Works Salon, Atelier Sockmonkey, Brooklyn, New York
Something or Nothing I, “There’s Space” Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2000
Everythingness collaborative project with artist Pablo Helguera Viper Festival of Film, Video and New Media, Basel, Switzerland
Williamsburg Salon Artists, Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, Brooklyn, New York
6 x 2 = 13 = ART, Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, Brooklyn, New York
MFA Juried Show, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, NY
1996
From Our House to Yours, Latitude 53 Gallery, Edmonton, Canada
The Works Arts Festival, Edmonton, Canada
Lavoro Localizzato/Located Work, Antonio Ratti Foundation, San Francesco Church, Como, Italy
Dibujo Quinto/Drawing Fifth, Faculty of Fine Arts, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
Caja Madrid, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
1994
First Exhibition in the Corridors, Faculty of Fine Arts, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS
2014
NauART artist in residence, Barcelona, Spain
2008
Full Fellowship Artist Residency (September 2008) Valparaíso Foundation, Mojacar, Almería, Spain
2004
Strategic Planning & Professional Development Seminars, Aljira Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ
AccessZone 0.4, Artist-to-Curator Slide Review, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
2003
Residency Grant March 31-April 25, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
1997-2000
Fellowship for Graduate Studies in the USA, Barrié de la Maza Foundation, La Coruña, Spain
1995
First Prize Lavoro Localizzato/Located Work, Visiting artist Joseph Kosuth, Antonio Ratti Foundation, Como, Italy

REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS
2015
La Vanguardia Cultura/s, “Tierra de Intercambio: Barcelona-Jerusalén” by S.C. p.21, May 9, Barcelona
El Punt Avui “La Nau Amiga de L’art” by Maria Palau, May 3, Barcelona
El Mundo Tendències Catalunya "Beats del Poblenou" by Vanessa Graell, March 12, Barcelona
2014
Digerible, "Oye, mira! Arte urbano por Marisa Torres" by Gerson Ruiz, December 18, Barcelona
La Vanguardia "Grafiti con permiso en el parque de Les Tres Xemeneies" by Luis Benvenuty, 27 noviembre, Barcelona
2013
BTV-Barcelona Televisió, Infobarris: Sarria-Sant Gervasi-Centre Cívic Pere Pruna
2012
La Vanguardia, "Madame La Marquise expone arte actual y objetos encontrados" by Juan Bufill, September 29, Barcelona, Spain
The New York Times, “A Home for Sketchbooks of the World” by Liz Robbins, May 10, New York, NY
2011
Drawing Connections exhibition catalogue, Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy
Time Out New York, “This Week in NY: Your Perfect Weekend” by Amy Plitt, February 17-23, New York, NY
Flavorpill New York, “The Sketchbook Project 2011 Exhibition” by Rozalia Jovanovic, February 21, New York, NY
BrooklynBased, “Sketchbooks, not Shhhhs at Brooklyn Art Library”, February 16, New York, NY
2008
Body and Soul: Food for Thought exhibition catalogue, Gallery Biim, Seoul, Korea
Cookand, “Food in Art”, April 2008, Seoul, Korea
2007
The Seed Project, Artworld Digest Magazine, Seed Issue 2007, New York, NY
2006
Diálogo Dende O Invisible/Dialogues From The Invisible exhibition catalogue, September 2006
Neo2 Magazine, February issue 2006
Miraxes/Espejismos TV program featuring the exhibition: “Dialogues from the Invisible”, TVG
2005
Xsemination: Five Emerging New York Artists exhibition catalogue with essay by Stephanie Buhmann, King’s Artists Run Initiative, Melbourne, Australia
The Herald Sun, “New York Brashness Comes to Town” by Jordana Borensztajn, January, Melbourne, Australia
The Age, “The Mouse that Roared” by Penny Webb, January 7, Melbourne, Australia
43ºN8ºW “Marisa Torres/La Convivencia de los Opuestos”, monográfico November, p.26-30 Fundación Barrié, La Coruña, Spain
2003
Artnet Magazine News, “Benefit Auction For Hit-and-run Artist”, August 27
2002
New York Arts magazine, “Patterns of Repetition” by Andrew Rose January vol 7 n1, p.68 – 69
2001
Something or Nothing exhibition catalogue, July 1-10, Chang Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Wolgan misool, “Something or Nothing”, July, Seoul, Korea
Guide to Galleries & Museums in Seoul “Something or Nothing”, July, No. 35, Seoul, Korea
Joongang il Bo, April 3, Seoul, Korea
2000
6 x 2 = 13 = ART exhibition catalogue, July 8-30, Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, Brooklyn, New York
“Transformaciones”, Boletín No. 6 December, Fundación Barrié, La Coruña, Spain
1999
“Emprendedores: 6 Becarios de Artes Plásticas”, Boletín No. 4 November, Fundación Barrié, La Coruña, Spain
1997
Lavoro Localizzato/Located Work, exhibition catalogue Antonio Ratti Foundation, Como, Italy
The Toronto Star, January 11, Toronto, Canada
The Calgary Herald, January 9, Calgary, Canada
The Edmonton Journal, January 7, Edmonton, Canada
1996
CBC-TV Profile, December 20, Edmonton, Canada
CBC- Radio Interview, December 6, Edmonton, Canada
SEE Magazine, Nov 28-Dec 4, Edmonton, Canada
1995
Puerta de Madrid, October 7, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
Diario de Alcala, October 3, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
Puerta de Madrid, Sept 30, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
La Provincia, July 28, Como, Italy
La Provincia, July 8, Como, Italy
Dibujo Quinto exhibition catalogue, Univ. Complutense, Madrid
Puerta de Madrid, April 1, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
Caja Madrid Exhibitions Catalogue, Feb, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid

COLLECTIONS
Antonio Ratti Foundation, Como, Italy
Middelfart Sparekasse Bank, Copenhagen, Denmark
Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Parlamento de Galicia (Galician Parliament), Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Santa Clara International College, Barcelona, Spain