Ananké Asseff

Buenos Aires, Argentina| b.1971



She has represented Argentina in international biennials such as La Habana (2010). She has been awarded with distinctions and received many acknowledgements, such the Rioplatense Award for Visual Arts, by OSDE Foundation (2004), Leonardo Prize to Photography, by the Argentinean Association of Art Critics (2002), the Scholarship for Improvement in Audiovisual Media by the National Fund of Arts (2001), the scholarship at the Academy of Media Arts KHM in Germany and the Residence at the Banff Centre for the Arts in Canada, both granted by the Antorchas Foundation (2004-2005), among others. She has published numerous books such as Ananké Asseff: Works 1999-2012 (2012), among others. She has been featured in important leading national and internationals publications such as Auto Focus, International Arte al Día, Face Contact, La Vanguardia Magazine, Mapas Abiertos, among others. Her work has been shown in numerous solo and group exhibitions in Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Mexico, Colombia, Cuba, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, United States and China. Nowadays, her work is part of important national and international collections such as Museum of Modern Art of Buenos Aires – MAMBA (Argentina), Museum of Fine Arts – MNBA (Buenos Aires, Argentina), National Fund of Arts (Buenos Aires, Argentina), Palais de Glace (Buenos Aires, Argentina), Castagnino Museum + MACRO (Rosario, Argentina), Museum Emilio Caraffa (Córdoba, Argentina), Museum of Modern Art of Rio de Janeiro (Brasil), Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Wifredo Lam de La Habana (Cuba), Tate Modern (London, England), ARTER (Istambul, Turkey), among others.

She lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina.