Rafaela Lopez

Rafaela Lopez (b. 1988) is an artist based in Paris and New York. She is the former president of DOC, an independent art space and squat located in the 19th arrondissement in Paris. Her work proposes collaborative projects which, through video, performance or happening, question the social potentials of art and sculpture. Rafaela Lopez obtained an MA from the Sculpture department of Royal College of Art, London (2015) as well as from Villa Arson, Nice (2013) and a BA from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs de Paris (ENSAD, 2009). She had a first solo show at the Galerie de Multiples in Paris in 2018. She has exhibited in various venues such as Palais de Tokyo (Paris, 2017), Centre National d’Art Contemporain de la Villa Arson (Nice, 2012, 2014, 2017), Friche Belle de Mai (Marseille, 2015-16), Studio Voltaire (London, 2015), Camden Art Centre (London, 2015), Flat Time House (London, 2014-15), Centquatre (Paris, 2010), Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature (Paris, 2010). Website