Omar Castañeda

Omar Castañeda’s work ties together a fascination with the politics of food & trade commodities, examining Colombian history and its contemporary state through very specific industries & their local & global associations.

Castañeda has exhibited his work in London, Spain, Colombia, Argentina, Italy, Bulgaria, Scotland, Brazil with multi-solo & group exhibitions. Recent projects include ‘The new gold of Colombia’ at Chalton Gallery in London & ‘Elucidar: Parte I y Parte II’ at Centro Cultural Borges in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2016 Castañeda had a solo exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Arts in Colombia and the National Museum of Ukraine.

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