About Me

The present website is a research tool to compile and share the thoughts and findings I have achieved on the theme of Geomancy, Geo-Puncture related to sound and music.

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Biography

Coco Moya (spain, 1982) studied at the Fine Arts Complutense University of Madrid, and afterwards a Master in Creation and Research. She develops her art practice on her own, and also in collective with the musician Iván Cebrián, with whom she uses photo, installation and sound to create performances and interactive installations that mix nature, art, technology and rituals. She coordinates the Sound Encounters at the Fine Arts University UCM, around experimental music, and The Green Cube, a net of art-space projects in rural areas. 

She has exhibited in national art centers such as Azkuna Centroa (Bilbao), Museo de la Evolución Humana (Burgos), LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial (Gijón), Sala Borrón (Oviedo),  Sala de Arte Joven de Av. América (Madrid), CICUS (Sevilla), Casa Velázquez (Madrid), Nau Côclea (Girona), La Casa Encendida (Madrid), Art Mustang (Elche), o BaumanLAB (Terrasa); and internationals, such as Museo de Arte de Viana (Oporto), Forsøgsstationen (Copenhague), Playgrad (Bulgaria).  She has received grants such as Circuitos de Artes Plásticas Comunidad de Madrid, LABjoven Los Bragales Prize, Residence Grant at Casa Velázquez.

www.cocomoya.com

www.menhir.es

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Education

Master in Art & Creation Research / Complutense University of Madrid  / 2015 

Fine Arts Degree / Complutense University of Madrid / 2008 

Erasmus / Accademia di Belle Arti in Venice, Italy / 2005


Prizes, grants & residencies

Creative Prize for the water meditation / Madrid Council / 2019

Galeries / La Cárcel Cultural Art Center. Castilla y León Council / 2018

Data Capsules / Fine Arts Complutense Library, coord. By Bárbara Fluxá. 

The water meditation / Artist residence at the Salt Mines Anaña / 1 month 2018

2º Prize videoart / CNP Partners – Proyector Videoart Festival. Madrid / 2018

Keys, Art and music Program / Fund. Daniel & Nina Carasso. Madrid / 3 years, 2017-2020

Visual Arts Circuits Prize / Madrid Council / 2017 

Artist in residence / Velázquez House, French Institution in Madrid / 3 months, 2017 

ARTifariti / Saharan Refugee Camps, Algeria / 15 days, 2016

No credits / Youth Art Exhibition Center, Madrid Council / 1 year, 2016

1º Prize LABjoven Los Bragales / LABoral Contemporary Art Center. Asturias / 2015

Cultural Vice-deanship Assistant / Complutense University of Madrid  / 2 years, 2014-16

Artist in residence / Nau Côclea. Catalonia / 15 days, 2012

Argo Grant / Assistant for Julie Forhhammer. Denmark. / 1 year, 2009

Youth In Action / European Voluntary Service. Bulgaria. / 1 year, 2008

COIE, practical training grant / Tempera-Mento Studio. Madrid / 2008

Youth Art La Latina Prize, Accesit / Madrid / 2007


Exhibitions & Concerts (Selection) 

2019 

The water meditation /  Byte Me Festival. Espacio Naranjo. Madrid. 

Lapis Specularis /  Concert at Spanish Academy in Rome. Italy. 

We don’t even know if we exist / Arcu Atlánticu Festival. Asturias. With Rafael SMPaniagua.

The water meditation / Valle Salado de Añana. Vitoria. Vasque Country.

Cloudwatchers / Concert and research residence, AVLab, Medialab-Prado, Madrid.

Cloudwatchers / Concert at Summer Courses in Escorial, Complutense University Madrid. 

The sonic Mountain / Concert at Cerro Colgado Mountain, Cultural Foundation of Cercedilla. 

Lapis Specularis / Concert at Archaeological National Museum. Madrid.  

2018

Dessert / Proyector Videoart Festival, at CNP partners headquarters, Madrid.

Celda 42 /  Galerías, La Cárcel de Segovia.

Visual Art Circuits /  Borrón Art Center, Oviedo, Asturias.

Visual Art Circuits / LABoral Contemporary Art Center, Gijón, Asturias.

Saltamontes Festival concert / Villages for Art, Zaragoza

Summer Courses Concert / El Escorial Complutense University.

International Environmental humanities Congress concert / Alcalá de Henares University. 

Design Encounters #EDCD18 concert / Medialab-Prado, Madrid

On Sale Project / Environmental Interpretation Center, Madrid Río. 

Magnetic Fields concert / Tangente Space, Burgos.

Gutun Zuria Festival individual exhibition / Azkuna Zentroa, Bilbao, Vasque Country.

Muyeres Festival concert / Oviedo, Asturias.

Concert at Accesos / Academic magazine, Complutense University,  Madrid.

Meteorito / Concert and exhibition, IPSUM Gallery, Madrid.

Meteorito / Concert at Museo Geominero, Madrid.

Placebo / Art Mustang Identitas LAB exhibition. Elche. Alicante. 

2017

Visual Arts Circuit / Youth Exhibition Center, Madrid Council.

Lenguaje, Rinse / La Trasera, Madrid.

Continuum / Casa Velázquez French Institution in Madrid. 

Ready-Fake / Exhibition Center at Fine Arts Complutense University, Madrid. 

Open House / No Credits Program, Youth Exhibition Center, Madrid Council.

2016

26º Visual Art Exhibition of Asturias / Youth Exhibition Center, Madrid Council.

Timescapes / Concert at Escuelas Pías, Madrid.

The audiovisual / Cicus Art Center. Sevilla. Andalucía.

Menhir, Installation 0 / Valey Art Center. Asturias. (Individual Menhir).

Justmad7 Art Fair / Official College of Architects of Madrid, Madrid.

Youth Prize UCM exhibition / Complutense Art Center, Madrid.

2015

Menhir, Instalación 0 / LABoral Contemporary Art Center, Gijón, Asturias.

An ear ́s contour /  Galaxy Garage Art Space, Madrid.

From guts to trips / Visual Arts University of Oporto. Portugal.

Impresion.es-digital.es / Fine Arts University UCM, Madrid.


Publications

Dessert / Accesos, Academic Magazine. Num. 1, 2018. 

Landtracks, soundtracks / Article, Efímera Academic Magazine. Vol. 7, Núm. 8, 2016.

Sinedie XIII / Art Magazine, Jaime Rodríguez Ed., 17 numbered copies, 2016.

Menhir, music for mountain / Limited edition. 100 CDs. 2016.

Groc Opera / Book CD, 100 copies. Alicia Hierro, Miguel A. García,  Artur Vidal. Madrid, 2012. 

No direction rainbow / La Otra Hondina Ed.. Madrid, 2013. 


Conferences and public talks

Sound Scape. / Teaching a semester on TAI Arts, Fine Arts University. Madrid. 2019-2020 

Sound Encounters / Organized by Coco Moya, Iván Cebrián and Jaime Munárriz 

at Fine Arts University UCM. Madrid. 2015-2018

Panel Discussion: Culture in rural areas. / Organized by the Culture Ministry of Spain. Madrid. 2019.  

The Secret Society of the Ladies City  / Art History Class, conducted by Gloria G. Durán, 

Fine Arts University UCM. Madrid. 2019

Panel Discussion on Site-Specific Sound Art. Organized by María Rogel. 

/ The Trasera space. Fine Arts, Madrid. 2018

Panel Discussion: Imagine the transition to sustainable societies. 

/ Congress at La Casa Encendida. Madrid. 2017.

Art and Literature for a crisis. / Congress at Philology University UCM, 2015 

Menhir, landscape as score. / Fine Arts University, UCM, Madrid,  2017.