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Juan Petry

lives and works in Spain and Germany

Founder of the free university of informal education UNIIE (January 2015)
Co-Founder dye garden – sevengardens supported by UNESCO – in Cervera del Maestre (2014)
Initiator of ARTSURPRISE  – social sculpture (2011)
Member of Platoon network (2010)
Founder of the Artist Residence CASAdelDRAGON in Cervera del Maestre, Castellon, Spain (2007)
Founder of the European art network EL-DRAC (2007)

 

Third parties about Juan Petry

Ruhrnachrichten – German press – Amazing citizens – sculptures in public spaces
Noticias els PortsAmor en guerras civiles
Dorstener Zeitung – local German press – ARTSURPRISE in DORSTEN
Bonner General Anzeiger – local German press – ARTSURPRISE in glass art museum Rheinbach
Ruhrnachrichten – German press – EL-DRAC in Castrop Rauxel

 

Exhibitions (selection)

2017

xTalk III. | performance – as part of the long term performance of Nicole Bartel and Rolf Habel in Rheinbach, glass house pavillon, school of glas art, Germany

xTalk II. | performance – as part of first may street art festival Galerie Die Brücke, Asbeck, Germany

xTalk I. | performance – gallery Luzia Sassen, Cologne, Germany

the final message – as part of european art project pilars of freedom – CASAdelDRAGON – Spain

Masonry – Raum für de Kunst, Windeck, Germany

Gallery Luzia Sassen | “rent the art” – one-day-exhibition – 100 works – amazing citizens – cologne

2016

Family Constellation – a seduction | performance – as part of the long term performance of Nicole Bartel and Rolf Habel in Rheinbach, glass house pavillon, school of glas art

2015

Gallery Luzia Sassen | – Bonn, Germany
Amor en guerras civiles | Morella – Salas Goticas – Ayuntamiento – Valencia – Spain
AAF Brussels | -Turn & Taxis, Brussels, Belgium

2014

EXTRASCHICHT | “The world of ARTSURPRISE” Zeche Zollverein, Essen, Germany
Amor en guerras civiles | Fundacion Fita Girona Catalunya
RELEVANCE | Art on the road 
– art intervention between Berlin and Valencia

2013

Barceloneta Sonora – CC, Barceloneta (October)
ARTSURPRISE in BERLIN
– Format::Projekt Gallery, Berlin (October)
MOMENTUM
– Kulturbunker Koeln, Germany (September)
Pop up in Spain
– Casa del Dragon, Cervera del Maestre (May)
Aigua – VVV, Barceloneta, Spain (April)
Liebe in Bürgerkriegen – Herne, Germany (April)

2012

Stop | Now | Start – Casa del Dragon and Ermita de Sant Sebastia, Cervera del Maestre, Castellon, Spain
Liebe in Bürgerkriegen – Kulturbunker Mülheim, Cologne, Germany
Skulpturenmeile Bochum – Bochum, Germany
foc II. – installation, La Farinera, Barcelona, Spain
foc I. – installation, Barcelonetta, Spain
Arte Contemporani Celra, L’Ateneu, Celra, Catalunya
Pastamas en la Guerra Civil – La Nevera, Morella, Spain – Solo exhibition from Igor Pastamas – featured by Juan Petry
GLÜCK – installation, Rheinbach, Germany
act of humanity – paintings, Casa del Dragon, Cervera del Maestre, Castellon, Spain
tgv in 50 seconds – animation film – preview – Kulturbunker Mülheim, Cologne as part of co.ar.co film festival Marseille, France

 

2011

urban nights – photo and video installation gallery P5, Bochum, Germany
Love in Civil Wars – international art project and exhibition in Contemporary Art Museum Benicarlo MUCBE, Castellon, Spain
25 Anniversairy Saint Henri, Aude, France
GAP – Gallery, Barcelona, Spain

 

2010

keep cool – group exhibition of EL-DRAC in Siegburg, Germany

 

2009

Vuelta del arte – Installation as part of the art festival in Baix Maestrazgo, Castellon, Spain

1987

Art Project and installation as part of a summer festival in Troisdorf near Cologne, Germany