Roles in Archive: Artist, Organizer, Panelist, Speaker
Carlos Motta is a multi-disciplinary artist whose work draws upon political history in an attempt to create counter narratives that recognize the inclusion of suppressed histories, communities, and identities. Motta’s work has been presented internationally at the Guggenheim Museum, New York; P.S.1, New York; Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia; Museo de Arte del Banco de la República, Bogotá; Museu de Serralves, Porto; National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens; and Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin, among others. He was a Guggenheim Foundation Fellow in 2008. Motta is part of the faculty at Parsons the New School for Design, New York, and Milton Avery Graduate School of Arts at Bard College, Annandale on Hudson.