Mariana Castillo Deball is the inaugural artist in residence of the SFAI + Kadist Fellowship—an annual fellowship award and project that will result in a solo commission and a group exhibition curated by Deball.
Mariana Castillo Deball explores the role objects play in our understanding of identity and history through work in installation, photography, drawing, and sculpture. She has participated in significant international survey exhibitions including the 8th Berlin Biennale; Documenta 13, 54th Venice Biennale, 29th Bienal de São Paulo, and Manifesta 7. She is the recipient of the Preis der Nationalgalerie für junge Kunst, Zürich Art Prize, ars viva Prize, and the Prix de Rome.
Mariana Castillo DeBall, The noticed one, confusing itself with the many, 2010, Photographic print; edition of 5, Courtesy of the artist and Wien Lukatsch, Berlin