ARGUIÑE ESCANDÓN, Bilbao 1979.  

Her work has mostly been linked to psychology.  She tackles themes related to the human being and his relationship with personal and social environments. In her last projects she focused on process of vital re-adaptation, change and transformation.


Prizes and grants

2017 Art Grant (in collaboration with Yann Gross), State of Vaud, Switzerland
2015 Winner of the scholarship of Masters in Cultural Projects Management. La Fábrica, Madrid
2014 Selected in the book Presentes Futuros De la Fotografía Contemporánea
2012 Winner of the scholarship of Masters of Photography. Blank Paper, Madrid
2012 Finalist of International Emergent Prize DTS. Encontros da Imagem, Braga, Portugal
2009 Plastic Arts and Photography Grant, Ministry of Culture and Education. The Artist’s Residence. Spanish School in Paris, France
2009 Selected in Encontros da Imagem, Braga, Portugal
2008 Selected in Descubrimientos PhotoEspaña, Madrid


2019 Aya, Wilde Gallery, Geneva
2019 Aya, Messe Hall 3 – Swiss Design Awards, Basel
2017 Verzasca Photo Festival, Switzerland
2016 Las mujeres fotógrafas. Galería C19, Ibiza.
2015 Loading, Gallery Serendipia, Madrid
2014 Reflection, Gallery Fotomata, Sevilla
2014 Pa Ta Ta Festival, Granada.
2010 Festival Mapamundistas, Pamplona.
2010 Journée de portes ouvertes des ateliers d’artistes, Paris.
2009 Earth, Gallery OTR, Madrid
2008 Entrefotos, Centro Cultural Conde Duque, Madrid.
2008 Descubrimientos, Complejo El Águila, PhotoEspaña.
2007 20 + 20, Casa de Vacas, Madrid
2007 Teselas, Espacio Off, EFTI, Madrid.


2015 Masters in Cultural Projects Management. La Fábrica, Madrid
2012 Master in Documental Photography and Video. Blank Paper, Madrid
2010 Postgraduate in Personal Coaching and Emocional Intelligence, University Camilo José Cela, Madrid
2007 Master of Photography. Concept and Creation, EFTI, Madrid
2002 BA (Hons) in Media Studies, Universidad Europea, Madrid