about

Miguel Sbastida (1989, Madrid).

Visual artist working across sculpture, video installation and site-specific performance, in an investigation around the intersections of geological time, material kinship, cultural ecologies and climate breakdown.

Sbastida graduated from a Master in Fine Arts at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2015-17), thanks to a scholarship from La Caixa Foundation. He completed a Bachelor in Fine Arts from Universidad Complutense of Madrid (2007-12) after his fellow studies to Holland (2011) and Canada (2012).

His book Walk Like a Glacier 2017 has been metioned in Journals and publications like Antennae, and has been acquired widely by institutions in the United States. He has exhibited his work in the US, Spain, Holland, United Kingdom, Portugal, Canada, Italy and Korea and is part of the collection of the MoMA-Franklin Furnace, the Davis Museum, the University of Ottawa, the OneMinutes Foundation, and The School of the Art Institute of Chicago among others.

Chicago | Madrid