Portrait of Alejandra Figueroa



In 2002 she was invited by l'AFAA (Association Française d'Action Artistique) and La Ville de Paris for a residence in China, to photograph museums and architectural treasures.


She was selected by La Maison Européenne de la Photographie for the acquisition of works by young artists in 1999. Alejandra Figueroa since 1998, has been commissioned to carry out various government projects involving French public museums and monuments.

Solo Exhibitions :

Fragmentos, Generous Miracles Gallery, New York, USA.
Agathe Gaillard Gallery, Paris.
Fragile Méduse, Château de Pierrefonds, commissioned by the French Center for National Monuments, « Monum ».
Supported by L'AFFA and La Ville de Paris she participated for the Month of Photography held in Singapore and Thailand.
Peau d'Ange, Eglise Sainte Eustache, Paris, Mois de la Photo.
Expresion Virreinal, Sculpture's Collection from Museo Nacional del Virreinato, Tepozotlan, Mexico.
Fascination, Hyperactive Space of the Museo Nacional de Mexico, Mexico City.
Agathe Gaillard Gallery, Paris.
Comissioned by the Vatican to photograph the sculptures in St Peter's Basilica.
Photographier la Sculpture, Musée d'Orsay (commissioned by the French Ministry of Culture).
Sentimientos Paralelos, in Le Carroussel du Louvre, on the occasion of the official visit to France of Mexican president, Ernesto Zedillo, who was accompanied at the exhibition by French president, Jacques Chirac.
Corps, Agathe Gaillard Gallery, Paris.
Le Grand Louvre, Paris.
La Inmovilidad de la Certeza, Casa del Lago, Mexico City.
Regard de Pierre, Marie Thérèse Cochin Gallery, Paris.

Collective Exhibitions :

Paris Photo-Fair, Carroussel du Louvre.
Paris Photo-Fair, Carroussel du Louvre.
International Art Forum, Mexican VIP Pavilion, Hannover, Germany.
Participated in the exhibition entitled « D'après l'Antique », Musée du Louvre, Paris.
Paris Photo-Fair, Carroussel du Louvre.
Paris Photo-Fair, Carroussel du Louvre.

Collections :

Musée du Louvre, Paris
Fonds National d'Art Contemporain, Paris.
Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris.
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris.

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