Martí Cormand


Born 1970 in Barcelona, Spain. Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.


1994 MFA, University of Barcelona


Selected One-Person Exhibitions

Postcards to AZ, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY


Formalizing their Concept, Galería Cayón, Madrid, Spain
Formalizing their Concept, Galería Casado Santapau, Madrid, Spain

Martí Cormand - Formalizing their concept: Marcel Broodthaers, Luis Camnitzer, Joseph Kosuth, Sherrie Levine, Cildo Meireles, Liliana Porter, Horacio Zabala, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

Inbox, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

Fundació Arranz-Bravo, Hospitalet de llobregat, Spain

The New Deal, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

Marti Cormand: 2007 Emerging Artist Award Recipient, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT

Offside, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY
Undercut, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Paintings, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

Focus, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Enlarge, Cristinerose | Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

Marti Cormand, Galeria Alejandro Sales, Barcelona, Spain


Selected Group Exhibitions


The Suspended Line, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY


There is no such thing as a good decision, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

Provisionals, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York
FAB. 5 anys, Fundació Arranz-Bravo, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain

Autocorrect, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

Art for Rollins, Alfond Collection of Contemporary Art, Alfond Inn, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL
Algo de esto, Jugada a 3 bandas (Ja3b), Galeria etHall, Barcelona, Spain
Sin Titulo, Josée Bienvenu Gallery and Elizabeth Dee, New York, NY

Homenatge a Josep Maria de De Sucre, Fundació Arranz-Bravo, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
Yeah We Friends and Shit, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY
NEXT IN LINE: DRAWING IN THE 21st CENTURY, Kunsthalle Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY

False Documents and Other Illustrations, Portland Museum of Art, ME
The Fifth Genre: Considering the Contemporary Still Life, Galerie Lelong, New York, NY
Vanishing Points, LewAllen Projects, Santa Fe, NM
First Supper, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, curated by Elaine Tin Nyo, New York, NY

Summer Shortcuts: a Drawing Forecast, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

Acclimations, Villa Arson, Nice, France

Table Top, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

Artists for Tsunami Relief, Phillips de Pury, New York, NY

Puzzle Palace, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY
Microwave, Sicardi Gallery, Houston, TX
La Sombra de la Sombra, Arte & Naturaleza, Centro de Arte, Madrid, Spain
Drawings from the Collection, Fundacion ICO, curated by Pablo Llorca, Madrid, Spain

Generacion, Casa de America, Madrid, Spain

24 planes per second (with Piot Brehmer), 123 Watts Gallery, New York, NY

24 icones per segon, curated by Luisa Ortinez, La Capella Cultural Institute, Barcelona, Spain
Feria Hotel y Arte, Galeria Alejandro Sales, Sevilla, Spain
O guardador de rebanhos, Galeria Por Amor à Arte, Porto, Portugal

Expoarte, curated by Stefanie Nagorka, Galeria Luis Adelantado, Guadalajara, México
Skin Deep, 123 Watts Gallery, New York, NY
5, curated by Frederic Montornés, Galeria Luis Adelantado, València, Spain, Galeria Introit, Vic, Spain


Selected Biblography

Tanga, Martina. "Marti Cormand", Art for Collins (Catalogue), Rollins College, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Winter Park, FL.

Kany, Daniel. "False Documents is genuinely excellent", The Portland Press Herald, December 5, 2010.
Larmon, Annie. "Closer Inspection", The Portland Phoenix, November 3, 2010.
Carver, Jon. "Vanishing Points", THE Magazine, June 2010.
Berkovitch, Erin. "Art in Review: Santa Fe Contemporary", Adobe Airstream, May 9, 2010.
Hammond, Harmony. "Invaded Landscapes", Albuquerque Journal, May 28, 2010.
Photos, John. "Reality Bytes", SF Reporter, May 12, 2010.

Wilson, Michael. "Marti Cormand, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art", ArtForum, March 2008.

Turvey, Lisa. "Marti Cormand", ArtForum, March 2007.

Baker, Kenneth. "Cormand at Lind", San Francisco Chronicle, June 3, 2006.

Penny, Vicky. "Refracting the View",, April 2005.

Arizmendi, Juanma. "Marti Cormand", Le Cool Magazine, July 22, 2004.
Giro, Pilar. "Marti Cormand", BonArt, February 2004.

Bufill, Juan. "Marti Cormand", La Vanguardia, September 28, 2001.
Vidal, Jaume. "Barcelona begins the season with two projects of young art", El Pais, September 8, 2001.
Molina, Angela. "Marti Cormand: The Rebirth of Painting", ABC CATALUNA, July 7, 2001.
Borras, Maria Lluisa. "ARCO is open to young artists", La Vanguardia, February 14, 2001.
"Contemporary Spanish Art", Reina Sofia Museum, 2001.

Borras, Maria Lluisa. "New Art at the End of the Week", La Vanguardia, November 24, 2000.
Joan, Jordi. "Young Catalan artists win awards outside of Catalonia", La Vanguardia August 2, 2000.
de Orovio, Nacho. "One Year to Create", La Vanguardia, March 12, 2000.
"Spain in New York", Consulate General of Spain, Calendar of Cultural Events, Sept-Oct 2000.
Vidal, Jaume. "Art that comes from Catalonia", El Pais, February 14, 2000.
Castano, A., "ARCO 2000: The Ten Best Galleries at the Fair", ABC, 2000.

Borras, Maria Lluisa. "Marti Cormand", La Vanguardia, November 19, 1999.
Xarcay, Ester. "Nine Planets at La Capella", Avui, October 28, 1999.
Vidal, Jaume. "Three artists feel the pulse of the exhibition space at La Capella", El Pais, May 17, 1999.

Dalton, Jennifer. "Skin Deep", The Tribeca Tribune, July 1998.
Llorca, by Pablo. "Carne Fresca", El Periodical Del Arte , No.12, June 1998.


Grants and Awards

New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship

Emerging Artist Award Recipient, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Visual Artist Grant, Generalitat de Catalunya, Departament de Cultura

Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant, New York

Erasmus grant, School of Fine Arts, Leeds University, Great Britain


Public and Corporate Collections

Jimenez-Colon Collection, Ponce, Puerto Rico
Cartin Collection, Hartford, CT
Arte y Naturaleza, Madrid, Spain
Ayuntamiento de Alcobendas, Alcobendas, Spain
Caja Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Fundacio La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain
Fundacio Vila Casas, Barcelona, Spain
Honda, La Garriga, Spain
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Progressive Corporation, Mayfield Village, OH
Alfond Collection of Contemorary Art, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL



ARTFORUM | Postcards to AZ Review
Village Voice Postcards From the Void: Martí Cormand Resurrects Murdered Art
July 12, 2016
Forbes | Lifestyle 5 Can't Miss Art Shows of the Week of June 6, 2016
Artsy In Postcard-Sized Homages a Painter Remembers "Degenerate" Art Destroyed by the Nazis
June 3, 2016
La lentitud de la incertidumbre
January 16, 2015
Formalizar el Concepto
December 28, 2014
Volverse tonto como un pintor
January 3, 2015
Yeah We Friends and Shit

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The New Deal

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