Belén Uriel


Madrid, 1974

Lives and works between London and Lisbon.


2004 - 2005

Associate Research Course. Chelsea College of Art and Design. London. U.K.

2003 - 2004

MA Fine Art. Chelsea College of Art and Design. London. U.K.

1997 -1999

PhD Courses. U.C.M. Fine Arts University of Madrid. Madrid. Spain
MA Museology.Complutense University of Madrid. Madrid. Spain

1993 - 1997

Fine Arts Degree. Complutense University of Madrid. Madrid. Spain

Solo exhibitions


Lama no sapato. Parkour. Lisbon. Portugal


Pedra, papel e tesoura. Pavilhão Branco. Museu da Cidade. Lisbon. Portugal


Manual.Presença Gallery. Porto. Portugal
Useful household objects under 10$. Montehermoso Cultural Centre. Vitoria. Spain


Ni blanco, ni negro.Appleton Square. Lisbon. Portugal
The largest selection of dreams.Espacio Líquido Gallery. Gijón. Spain.


Ponle un marco.... Presença Gallery. Porto. Portugal

Group exhibitions


Home, Hollybush Gardens Gallery, London
Full Circle, Drawing Room Offsite Exhibition at UBM, 245 Blackfriars Road, London. U.K., Curated by Mairia Evripidou  & Jacqui McIntosh
Laboratorio 987. Una pausa para reflexionar. Curated by Manuel Olveira and Kristine Guzmán. MUSAC (Castilla and León Contemporary Art Museum). Spain


Progress in work /// work in crisis. Curated by Olivier Beaudet and Laura Díez García. Lavitrine Gallery, Limoges, France and Bizkaia-Aretoa, Bilbao. Spain
Paisajismo Craneoencefálico. Curated by Daniel Silvo. Espacio Valverde. Madrid. Spain. 2011 Cartografía do presente.Curated by Javier Buján. Laxeiro Foundation. Vigo. Spain
“The Exterminating Angel”: The Latest Trends in Spanish Art.Bozar, Palais des Beaux Arts de Bruxelles, Brussels. Belgium
7a Biennal d’Art Leandre Cristòfol.La panera Art Centre. LLeida. Spain
25 años Muestra de Arte Injuve.Curated by: María de Corral y Lorena Martínez de Corral. Círculo de Bellas Artes. Madrid. Spain
O dia mais longo do ano. Curated by Marta Mestre y Pedro Calapez. Almada Theatre. Lisbon. Portugal

Scholarships, Support and Residencies


Art and Research Motehermoso 2011. Montehermoso Contemporary Art Centre. Vitoria. Spain


6th Edition of the MUSAC Artistic Creation Grants. MUSAC (Castilla and León Contemporary Art Museum). Spain
Matadero Contemporary Art Creation Grants. Matadero Art Centre. Madrid. Spain



Belén Uriel, Pedra, papel e tesoura,Museo da Cidade, Ed. Câmara Municipal de Lisboa


Belén Uriel, Full-View, Fundación Laxeiro Ed., Vigo