Biennale of Sydney

Clemencia Echeverri

Clemencia Echeverri, Sin Cielo – Skyless, 2017 (video still), from the series ‘Sin Cielo (Skyless), video wall, 11:22. Installation view for Retrospective at MAMU Museum, National Bank, Bogotá. Commissioned by National Bank, Bogotá, Colombia. Courtesy the artist. Photograph: Camilo Echeverri. Copyright © Clemencia Echeverri.
Clemencia Echeverri, Sin Cielo – Skyless, 2017 (video still), from the series ‘Sin Cielo (Skyless), video wall, 11:22. Installation view for Energetica, Los Heroes, Public space in Bogotá. Commissioned by National Bank, Bogotá, Colombia. Courtesy the artist. Photograph: Camilo Echeverri. Copyright © Clemencia Echeverri.
Clemencia Echeverri, Sin Cielo – Skyless, 2017 (video still), from the series ‘Sin Cielo (Skyless), video wall, 11:22. Installation view for Sicardi Gallery-Huston. Commissioned by National Bank, Bogotá, Colombia. Courtesy the artist. Photograph: Camilo Echeverri. Copyright © Clemencia Echeverri.
Clemencia Echeverri, Sin Cielo – Skyless, 2017 (video still), from the series ‘Sin Cielo (Skyless), video wall, 11:22. Installation view for Sicardi Gallery-Huston. Commissioned by National Bank, Bogotá, Colombia. Courtesy the artist. Photograph: Camilo Echeverri. Copyright © Clemencia Echeverri.

Clemencia Echeverri

Born 1950 in Salamina, Colombia
Lives in Bogotá, Colombia


Clemencia Echeverri is a Colombian artist who lives and works in Bogotá. Having dedicated herself to sculpture and painting until the mid-nineties, Echeverri decided to change course and started developing installation, video, sound, and interactive works inspired by the political and social conditions of her time. In recent years, she has produced video installation projects that have appeared in multiple national and international events, including Liminal, a retrospective of her last 20 years of work at Museo de Arte Miguel Urrutia - MAMU, Central Bank of Colombia, Bogotá in 2019.