La luz en la palabra transforma

Solo Exhibition Escola Massana, Barcelona (Spain) From 18/10/2019 to 15/12/2019 Press Release: ES / CAT Event Event organised by:     Supported by:   Partner: La Memoria alongside Escola Massana have organised a number of activities to mark the 10th anniversary of Chema Alvargonzalez’s departure. These celebrations will be made to commemorate his absence yet … Read More

Cascada de palabras

Cascada de palabras, 2004 3 mm polished stainless steel gloss on both sides 26 x 11 m  Site Specific Hotel Àmister, Barcelona (Spain) Since 2004 Part of the Colección Àmister Hotel Permanent Installation Hotel Àmister, located in Barcelona, is a family transformed house used as an Hotel and internationally known as an Hotel-Museum. Several collectors of contemporary art decided to project … Read More

Espacios Imaginados

Site-specific  El Corte Ingles: Centro Comercial Castellana, Madrid (Spain) From 06/02/2006 to 21/02/2006 Curated by Alfonso de la Torre Organised by ARCO 2006 in collaboration with Ayuntamiento de Madrid and Comunidad de Madrid Event Invitation Conversation between Alfonso de la Torre and Chema Alvargonzález In the context of ARCO 2006 different Sites-Specific are displayed all around … Read More

Nit niu’04

Group Exhibition / Site-Specific  Cala Sant Vicenç, Mallorca (Spain) From 13/08/2004 to 31/08/2004 Curated by Marta Moriarty Event Invitation The Annual Nit Niu Artistic meeting, which has been held since 1999 in Cala San Vicenç de Pollença, deals with the castaway myth in 2004 edition. Eleven artists from different nationalities  show in this site their particular vision … Read More


Group Exhibition / Site-specific Villa Strozzi, Florence (Italy) From 23/06/2004 to 29/11/2004 Event Invitation Catalogue   ARTISTS: Chema Alvargonzález, Vittorio Corsini, Filippo Frosini, Timet / Stefano Passerotti.

Sombra azul

Sombra azul, 2002 Steel Blocks (40 x 40 x 40 cm) 10 m x 7 m Site-specific CAC Málaga (Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga), Málaga (Spain) Since February 2003, Permanent Installation CAC Málaga The approach of this project of public sculpture mainly starts with the idea of establishing a relationship with a space, creating … Read More

El viaje de las palabras

Site-specific Central Station, Milan (Italy) From 29/10/2003 to 30/11/2003 Curated by Mimmo Di Marzio In the Stazione Centrale di Milano the passerby sees the luminous signs: “Fuga, ricordo, percorso, uscita, mutare”. The journey is one of Chema’s main interests and it takes a special meaning in the place chosen for the installation. The words installed, from … Read More

Intervenciones urbanas

Site Specific Puente de Santa María, Burgos (Spain) From 24/10/2003 to 30/11/2003 Curated by Rufo Criado Event organised by Centro de Arte Caja de Burgos   The words Visible and Invisible appear on both sides of the Santa María bridge, placed so that they can be read independently in the central spans of the bridge. A … Read More

Il Palazzo delle Libertà

Group Exhibition, Site-specific Il Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena (Italy) From 26/06/2003 to 28/09/2003 Curated by Lorenzo Fusi Catalog Chema Alvargonzalez’s ASSENZA (Absence), visible only at night, performs the demanding task of keeping alive the spirit and the substance of the whole show beyond opening hours. The site-specific spreads through the Papesse building, creeping into every recess. … Read More

Site-specific CaixaForum, Barcelona  From 05/11/2002 to 30/03/2003 Curated by Nimfa Bisbe Event Invitation Press Release Every evening at sundown, Chema Alvargonzalez’ light installation will come to life, inviting the public to interact with the work – or rather, to turn the lights on and off – until dawn, at (not available anymore) This can be done … Read More