Edition 2017

Juan Fernando Herrán

Born 1963, Bogotá, Colombia. Lives in Bogotá.
Juan Fernando Herrán has a BFA (Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá) and a MFA in Sculpture (Chelsea College of Art, London). He has participated in the Biennials of Venice, Istanbul, Liverpool, São Paulo, Havana and Johannesburg. Selected solo exhibitions include the Museo de la Universidad Nacional, Bogotá; NC-arte, Bogotá; Magda Bellotti Gallery, Madrid; and Metales Pesados, Santiago de Chile. His work uses photography, sculpture, and installations to examine social and political events or cultural phenomena related to the definition of territory or the formation and operation of structures of power which define the identity of specific communities or of the nation.
  • Institutional partners

    • République Française
    • Région Provence Alpes Côté d'Azur
    • Département des Bouches du Rhône
    • Arles
    • Le Centre des monuments nationaux est heureux de soutenir les Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles en accueillant des expositions dans l’abbaye de Montmajour
  • Main partners

    • Fondation LUMA
    • BMW
    • SNCF
    • Kering
  • Media partners

    • Arte
    • Lci
    • Konbini
    • Le Point
    • Madame Figaro
    • France Culture