Born 1983 in Spain. Works and lives in Berlin.
Alvaro Urbano graduated from the Escuela Tecnica Superior de Arquitectura, Madrid and the Institut für Raumexperimente ( Prof. Olafur Eliasson) afiliated to the Universität der Künste in Berlin. His solo exhibitions include Pavillon Social Kunstverein (IT), Chert Berlin (DE) and Kunstverein Arnsberg (DE). Group shows include Bundeskunsthalle Bonn (DE), Schinkel Pavillon Berlin (DE), Neues Nationalgalerie (DE), Reykjavik Art Museum (IS), IFREX at the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (JP) and Storefront for Art and Architecture N.Y. (USA). Urbano has been awarded multiple residencies, such as HANGAR / Smart Project Space in Amsterdam. In 2014 he received the Villa Romana Prize. Alvaro Urbano has curated for different venues in Berlin and initiated with Martin Enoch the experimental domestic platform HOST in Berlin. He is co-editor of the small publication "Kushtetuta".