Manuela
Ribadeneira

MANUELA RIBADENEIRA
born in Quito, Ecuador, 1966
lives and works in London, UK

solo exhibitions
2014
Varillas de la Esperanza, Casa Triângulo, São Paulo, Brazil
2012
Objects of certitude, objects of doubt, Casa Triângulo, São Paulo, Brazil
2011
Impromptu op.23, Arte Actual- Flacso, Quito, Ecuador
2010
Los Incorruptibles, adhoc galería, Vigo, Spain
2009
Change is around the corner, dpm gallery, Miami, USA
Cortes y Recortes, Galería Vértice, Lima, Peru
2008
To be born in a stable does not make you a horse [o de la patria por nuestra voluntad], Teorética, San José, Costa Rica
2005
De Jardines y Líneas Imaginarias, dpm gallery, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Traslado: la Mitad del Mundo llega a la Casa de la Cultura, Artes No Decorativas S.A., Casa de la Cultura, Quito, Ecuador
2002
Crítica Ready-made, Artes No Decorativas S.A., Museo Banco Central, Guayaquil, Ecuador
2001 
Sobremesa, Artes No Decorativas S.A., Casa Madeleine Hollaender, dpm gallery, Cuenca, Ecuador; Guayaquil, Ecuador; Museo de la Ciudad, Quito, Ecuador
2000
Organigrama, Artes No Decorativas S.A., Museo de la Ciudad, Quito, Ecuador
El Rollo que es hacer cualquier cosa y el hilo que se necesita para no perderse, Artes No Decorativas S.A., El Pobre Diablo, Quito, Ecuador
Artes No Decorativas S.A., Casa de la Cultura, Cuenca, Ecuador

group exhibitions
2016
O que vem com a aurora, curated by Bernardo Mosqueira, Casa Triângulo, São Paulo, Brazil
El mundo fue plano, ahora es redondo y será un holograma
, curated by François Bucher and Lina Maria López, Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Zapopan, México
Agitprop!,
Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA
2015
The world was flat, now it's round, and it will be a hologram, curated by François Bucher and Lina Maria López, Bildmuseet, Umeå, Sweden
En Y Entre Geografias, Museo de Arte Moderno Medellín, Medellín, Colombia
2014
Casa Triângulo no Pivô, Pivô, São Paulo, Brazil
12ª Bienal de Cuenca, curated by Jacopo Crivelli Visconti and Manuela Moscoso, Cuenca, Ecuador
Something in space escapes our attempts at surveying, Württembergisher Kunstverein Stuttgart, Germany
A Universe Supplementary to This One, curated by Fatos Üstek, x-ist, Istanbul, Turkey 
2013
Deffered Archive - Grants & Commissions Program Exhibition, CIFO Art Space, Miami, USA
Ante un Fusilamiento, curated by Inti Guerrero, TEOR/éTica, San José, Costa Rica
Nouvelle Vagues, Artesur, Collective Fictions, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
2012
A House of Leaves, curated by Vincent Honoré, David Roberts Art Foundation, London, UK
2011
8ªBienal do Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Paradas em Movimento, Centro Cultural São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil 
2010
Pasado Imperfecto ASAB ,Bogotá, Lugar a Dudas, Cali, Centro Fundación Telefónica, Lima, Grossman galleries, Easton, USA
Playlist, lo mejor del arte contemporáneo ecuatoriano, curated by Rodolfo Kronfle Procesos Casa de la Cultura de Cuenca Bienal de Cuenca, Museo Municipal de Guayaquil
2009
At your service, curated by Cylena Simonds David Roberts Art Foundation, London, UK
2008
Somewhere, Nowhere, Cardoso, Ribadeneira, dpm Gallery, Miami, USA
Tatton Park Biennale, Cheshire, UK
Something less something more, curated by Vincent Honoré, Gallery One One One, London, UK
2007
The (S) Files 007, curated by Rodolfo Kronfle/Elvis Fuentes, Museo del Barrio, New York, USA
52ª Venice Biennale, Latin American Pavillion, Italy
Bienal del fin del Mundo, Ushuaia, Argentina  
2006
Piedra y palabra suelta no tienen vuelta, intervention in a public space, Architecture Biennale, Quito, Ecuador
Forest Art Path, intervention in a public space, Darmstadt, Germany
Tres nudos trescientos tajos Brito Cardoso Ribadeneira, Galería Animal, Santiago, Chile
2005
Space Protocol, curated by L. Garrett Parnu, Rael Artel Project Space, Estonia
Cloud and Vision: William Blake in Lambeth, curated by Danielle Arnaud, Museum of Garden History, London, UK,
2004
Infiltrate, curated by Louise Garrett The Substation, Singapur
Thirtysecondslivequake, curated by Cecilia Canziani, Galerie Jacky Strenz, Berlin, Germany
Definitively Provisional, curated by Canziani/Haugaard, Whitechapel project space, London, UK; The Appendix, Copenhaguen, Denmark
2003
8th Havana Biennale, Artes No Decorativas S.A., Cuba
Vestido de Mujer, curated by Lupe Álvarez dpm gallery, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Made in UK, Arch Gallery, London, UK
Arte Ecuatoriano contemporâneo, Artes No Decorativas S.A., Museo Pedro de Osma, Lima, Peru
2002
ES2002, Standard Biennale, Tijuana, Mexico
2001
Mujeres, curated by Lenin Oña, Museo de América, Madrid, Spain
2000
Diálogo Ecuador/Brasil, Memorial de America Latina, Sao Paulo, Brazil; PUCE, Quito, Ecuador

publications
Manuela Ribadeneira is founder and co-editor with Vincent Honoré of the contemporary art journal Drawing Room Confessions (launch January 2011) www.drawingroomconfessions.com 

collective
Manuela Ribadeneira is together with musician Nelson García one half of the artistic collective Artes No Decorativas S.A.(1998-)