Honorary Mention Collide International 2018
Cortés' art practise takes on multiple forms such as installation works, audio recordings, and concert pieces. He is interested in research and interdisciplinary processes with a special focus in the connections between art, science and educational processes. Cortés is recipient of a number of awards such as the 'VII Award to the Arts of the Alternate Space Gallery in Bogotá', Colombia and the 'PRAC Grant' of the Ministry of Culture of Colombia. He has performed and show his work in places such as the Museum of Modern Art of NY (MoMA), Center for the Arts CMA Madrid, Spain, Bilbao Exhibition Center, Spain; Fridman Gallery, NY Creative Tech Week, NY Centre Centquatre, Paris, France and Hyphen-hub Salons of Art an Technology in New York.
Juan Cortés' works takes on multiple forms such as installation works, audio recordings and concert pieces. He is interested in sound and natural forces as the basis and foundation of his art, specially in the interactions between disciplines and techniques, and the research-led practises.