Juan Pablo González: Artist Talk and Group Viewing of Las Nubes

Tuesday, February 25
2:30 PM
Art Building, Rm. 1.120 and Visual Arts Center
Free and open to the public

photo of fallen tree in field
Juan Pablo González, Rastros / Traces, 2019 (detail). Lightbox with photographs. 20 photographs, 5 ¼ x 7 ¾ in. (13 x 20 cm) each. Courtesy of the artist.

Juan Pablo González discusses his filmmaking practice in an artist talk, followed by a group viewing of his film Las Nubes.

2:30 PM / Artist Talk / Art Building, Rm. 1.120
3:30 PM / Group Viewing of Las Nubes / VAC

Cómo haga para recordar / What I do to remember is on view January 24 – March 6, 2020.


Juan Pablo González (b. 1984, Atotonilco El Alto, Jalisco, México) received a BA from Tecnológico de Monterrey (2007) and a MFA from The University of Texas at Austin (2012). González was named one of Filmmaker Magazine’s “25 New Faces of Independent Film” in 2015. His films have been screened at Ambulante Documentary Film Festival (2019, 2018); the Rotterdam International Film Festival (2018); the Lincoln Center of New York, Neighboring Scenes: New Latin American Series (2018); the Mexico City Cinematheque (2018); IDFA (2018, 2014); Festival de Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano en la Habana (2017); and La Semaine de la Critique at Cannes (2015) amongst others. He received a grant from the Mexican National Fund for Culture and Arts (FONCA) and his work has been supported by the Sundance Institute, the Austin Film Society, the Mexican Film Institute, and the Venice Biennale. He currently teaches in the Film Directing Program at the California Institute of the Arts.