Born in Valencia in 1982 and raised in La Mancha, Javier Moreno moved to Madrid in 2001 to carry his studies of architecture and urban planning at Universidad Politecnica de Madrid. He started soon to collaborate at different architecture offices such as Xer-Masa Architects, Tecnigral, Planos & Obras or A3 Architecture. He assisted the architect and curator Ariadna Cantis Silverstein in the coordination of several exhibitions and architecture contests. After graduating he moved to Pamplona to work for the architect Francisco Mangado featured by the MoMA at the exhibition On Site, New Spanish Architecture (Spanish Pavilion at Expo Zaragoza 2008, Baluarte and Plaza de Dali in Madrid). In 2009 he received a grant by the European Union to study a double degree master in Cultural Management and International Relations for the EU at Poland and Sweden. In 2010 he moved to New York City to work for the Angel Orensanz Fundation. As the exhibitions coordinator assistant for this institution, he has co-organized and co-curated several exhibitions; the last one, "Felix & Dexter Present: FELIX & DEXTER" has received great critic by public and press and has been promoted by ArtSlant or the Spanish Cultural Consulate in New York. He has organized a round table sponsored by The New Museum in New York reflecting about the future of the city. He co-organized a exhibition included in the official program of The Armory Arts Week 2011, New York. He has also promoted and co-organized a film series about the Lower East Side in collaboration with the Filmmakers Cooperative. Recently he has being part of Broadway Malyan's Design Team. Currently he is organizing an art festival featuring emerging Spanish artists in NYC.
New York University (NYU) King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, New York City, Spring Cultural Program Manager
I was selected for an Arts and Culture Residency by the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs at New York University, being able to manage the Spring Program together with my art platform Spain Fresh www.spainfreshspace.com
I had the opportunity to curate a collective photo exhibition, a film series and two music sessions that have been published internationally and that will travel to other cities soon such as Washington DC or Bogotá.
Waterside Contemporary, London, GB, Gallery assistant
Assistant for Daniel Medina's solo show in ARCO 2013
Broadway Malyan, Madrid, ES, Architect
Architect and graphic designer. Masterplans and commercial and retail projects.
Angel Orensanz Foundation, New York, NY, US, Exhibitions Coordinator Assistant
A3 Arquitectos, Alcázar de San Juan, ES, Architect
Francisco Mangado & Associates, Pamplona, ES, Architect
Planos y Obras S.L., Alcázar de San Juan, ES, Architect
Major of Alcazar de San Juan, Department of Youth and Culture, Alcázar de San Juan, ES, Graphic Designer
Tecnigral, Madrid, ES, Architect
Ariadna Cantis Silberstein, Madrid, ES, Architect
Total Free Business, Madrid, ES, Graphic Designer
Uppsala University, Uppsala, SE, Masters, MA in Euroculture
The Erasmus Mundus Master Programme "Euroculture – Europe in the wider world" is a unique, interdisciplinary and interuniversitary Master of Arts programme of 120 ECTS. It is recognised by the European Commission as an "Erasmus Mundus Master of Excellence".
Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid (ETSAM), Madrid, ES, MArch, Architecture
The historical legacy of Madrid’s School of Architecture certainly offers one of the most prestigious among Spain’s academic scenarios. Since its establishment, in 1848, and throughout its many years of history, this Institution has constantly relied upon the work, teaching and academic publications of architects of the highest profile.
Erasmus Mundus Grant, Grant