Lina López and François Bucher

Lina López was born in 1977 in Colombia, and she lives and works between Berlin and Paris. She holds an Industrial Design degree from La Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, and, focusing on museology, was awarded an Art History degree and a Masters in Contemporary Art and Exhibition at La Sorbonne, Paris. Since 2001 she has worked as a scenographer in France on exhibitions including Modigliani, Botticelli, Gauguin, Véronèse and Tiziano. Working as a freelance curator and exhibition producer, she has contributed to exhibitions at the Palais de Tokyo, Galleria Continua, Galerie Vallois, National Museum of Colombia and Musee des Arts Asiatiques in France. Recently she directed the design and installation of the permanent collection of three regional museums and the National Museum in Georgia. Her collaborations with Bucher have appeared in the Bienal de Cartagena, Muséum national d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, Cicus in Sevilla, FLORA in Colombia and the Bildmuseet in Sweden.

 

Born in 1972, François Bucher is an artist from Cali, Colombia. He graduated with a Masters in Film from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and was awarded a fellowship at the Whitney Independent Study Program, New York. Bucher's work has been exhibited at many international institutions including Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Bienal de Cartagena, Bienal de Cuenca, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Venice Biennale, Station Museum of Contemporary Art, Biennal de Lyon, Centre d’Art Contemporain Geneve, Berlin Documentary Film Forum, Jeu de Paume, Prague Biennial, Tate Britain, and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. His writing has been published in the Journal of Visual Culture, Documenta Magazine and E-Flux Journal.

Press

Forms of contact: François Bucher Natalia Valencia, Terremoto
October 31, 2016
Lina López and François Bucher: Cristin Tierney Gallery Meyken Barreto, ArtNexus
June - August, 2015
François Bucher y el sentido oculto de las cosas
May 27, 2014

By Braulio Ortiz, Diario de Sevilla

François Bucher rediscovers the archaeologist Daniel Ruzo at the 55th Biennale di Venezia
July 11, 2013

In Arte al Día

Colombia: François Bucher
May 24, 2013

In Artsy

The real lesson of art is how to live: Interview with François Bucher
December 2008

By Heike Gatzmaga, culturebase.net

In The Poem About Love You Don't Write the Word Love
March 16, 2006

By Mike Sperlinger, Frieze

François Bucher
February 18, 2002

By Gregory Williams, Artforum