Javier Gastelum, *1983 in Culiacán, MX
lives and works in Cologne

Selected group and solo exhibitions
2016 MASTERS, Museum Folkwang, Essen, DE
2015 The functional city, c/o Schocke, Hamburg, DE
2015 Curious Artefacts, curated by Becky Campbell, Art Wall, Athens, GR
2015 Unknown Recipients, Quinta del Sordo, Madrid, ES
2015 #TABS, Temporary Artists Book Shop, Lage Egal, Berlin, DE
2014 Modern Bygones with Anita Gauran, Snehta, Athens, GR
2014 Räume für Fotografie, Sanaa, Essen, DE
2014 Kunsthoch46, Raumlabor Braunschweig, DE
2013 Man muss auch mal sehen, was alles nicht im Bild ist, Kunstwerden e.v, Essen, DE
2013 Stadt, Land, Fluss und andere Begegnungen, Farbenladen, München, DE

Grants
2014 scholarship at Cusanuswerk 
2013 Deutschlandstipendium
2012 GFFF scholarship

Residencies
2015 Intercambiador Acart, Madrid, ES
2014 Snehta Residency, Athens, GR

Education
2017 Master of Arts Photography at Folkwang University of Arts, Essen, DE
2016 Klasse TransArts, University of Applied Arts, Vienna, AT
2014 Bachelor of Arts at Folkwang University of Arts, Essen, DE
2005-2008 training as a photographer, Essen, DE

Contact
Javier Gastelum
Ferdinandstr.1
51063 Cologne
mail [at] javiergastelum.org