Juan Duque

W: www.betweencorners.eu



°1974 Medellin – Colombia.

Lives and works in Gent – Belgium since 2005

Member of BAM, Flemish institute for visual, audiovisual and media art



2010-2011 (candidate) Master of Research in Arts and Design, Sint Lucas Antwerpen – BE

2006-2008 ’TRANSMEDIA’ postgraduate program in Arts Media and Design, Hogeschool Sint Lukas - Brussels - BE

2005-2006 International Master of ‘Human Settlements’, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven-BE

2004 Painting course at ‘Central Saint Martins College of Arts’ - London – UK

1992-1998 Degree as Architect, Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Medellín – COL



2011 - SALON2060 Antwerpen - BE 

2010 - 'Fuego Fatuo' at I.P.S. Ruimte, contemporary art gallery, Gent - BE www.ips-ruimte.be 

2010 - 'Evasion' at Homesession, Barcelona - ES www.homesession.org



2011 - ‘Nomadic Settlers - Settled Nomads’ – A SAVVY Contemporary Berlin project – Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien Berlin – DE, with works from : Antje Engelmann, Juan Duque, Bruno Jamaica, Christina Kyriazidi, Christoph Ndabananiye, Cyrill Lachauer, Dalila Dalléas, Joris Vanpoucke – Curated by Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung (Kamerun) and co-curators Simone Kraft (Germany) and Pauline Doutreluingne (Belgium) 

2011 - NICC Antwerpen – BE – Sint-Lucas Antwerp – selected works by: Tim De Cort, Juan Duque, Liesbet Grupping, Katrien Matthys, Mireille Schellhorn, Sabrina Schepers, Roeland Tweelinckx

2011 - Ithaka 19 - Leuven 2011 - 'Tussenruimte' at Roger Raveel Museum, www.rogerraveelmuseum.be curated by Jean Marie Bytebier selected works : R. Raveel, Chantal Akerman, Jan De Cock, Joelle Tuerlinckx, Jacob Smits, J.Closson, David Claerbout, James Ensor, Guy Mees, John Baldessari, Raoul de Keyser, Albijn van den Abeele, Henri De Braekeleer, Jean Marie Bytebier, Juan Duque

2010 - 'Resonant Frequencies' Three plus one collective, Gent - BE, www.threeplusone.wordpress.com 

2010 - Summer Camp Electrified', Time Lab, Gent - BE, www.timelab.org 

2010 - 'No Soul For Sale' Tate Modern gallery London - UK, invited by 'Casa tres Patios' Medellin Colombia, www.casatrespatios.org

2009 - 'De Collectie', Gent - BE curated by Philippe Van Cauteren and Sjoerd Paridaen 2009 - 'Extensions' at Zennestraat – Croxhapox Gallery Brussels - BE 2009 - 'Expanded Scapes' Three plus one collective at Nucleo, Gent - BE 2009 - 'Espace Ladda',Gent - BE, www.espaceladda.be

2009 - 'Nucleo puur Nucleo', Gent - BE, www.nucleo.be



2011 - Art residency at 'RONDO/Marienmühle Studio' - Graz - AU, www.kulturservice.steiermark.at 

2011 - Art residency at FLACC : Work place for Visual artist, Genk – BE, www.flacc.info 

2010 - Homesession Barcelona – ES, www.homesession.org 

2009 - Art Residency ID11 – Flatland Poptahof - Delft – NL, www.id11.nl/flat



- Selected for art residency at 'RONDO/Marienmühle Studio'- Graz - AU

- Selected for 'Artist's Village' – October 2010 www.warp-art.be Sint Niklaas - BE 

- Selected for A.I.R. residency - October – November 2009, Delft-NL 

- Selected for 'Portfolio Dag' at www.warp-artprojects.be - Sint Niklaas - BE 

- Cum Laude Degree, Master ‘Human Settlements‘, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, BE 

- Scholarship by academic merit 2005, VLIR, Vlaamse Interuniversitaire Raad, Leuven - BE 

- Thesis approved With Merit 1998: “Dynamisation of the potential iron and steel works terrains, Simesa Medellín” Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Medellín.



- Braeckman, Inge (2011) ” Niet het verhaal, maar het beeld zelf”, ART magazine nr. 78, www.kunsthart.org 

- Acevedo, Carla (2010) online publication on DaWire – Online Platform for Contemporary Art 

- Nucleo (2010) Catalogue exhibition “De Collectie” – www.nucleo.be 

- Lefaure, Jérôme (2010) on ‘Evasion’ homesession – Barcelona – ES 

- Nell, Rolina (2010) Book “FLAT_land/2010” De stichting id11, HET TIJDELIJK VERBLIJF, www.id11.nl



2011 - Fragile Student Conference, 'Reprogramming Urban Voids', Sint Lucas Gent, BE www.sintlucasfragile.be 

2011 - Artist Talk at Casa Tres Patios, Medellin - CO



Areas of Expertise: 

- Landscape Urbanism. 

- Strategic spatial planning. 

- Urban Renewal. 

- Urban project in the Latin-American city context. 

- Contemporary Landscape (phenomenology, observations, study case). 

- Mapping as creative process. 

- Media and the Urban ( phenomenology, observations, case) 

- Site installation (drawing, video, mixed media)



· 2001-2002 Coordinator/lecturer, Module 2 Urban design, Architecture Faculty Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Medellín campus.

· 1998-2001 Assistant lecturer Design studio and Urban theory at Architecture Faculty ’Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana’, Medellin – Colombia.

· 2000 Collaborating Lecturer of the Urban Design Research Department at the Faculty of Architecture Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Medellín campus.

· 2000 Coordinator Design Studio third year, Architecture Faculty Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellin – Colombia.

· 2000 Guest lecturer workshop P.E.T.A. Medellín river, Architecture Faculty Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Medellín campus.

· 1999 Guest lecturer, Specialisation in Urban Regional Planning with emphasis on the Environment Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Medellín campus.