Aranovich is recognized as a leading contemporary artist in her native country, Argentina. She has participated in more than one hundred and forty group exhibitions in museums, art centers and galleries in Europe, South and Central America, and the United States during the past twenty years. She was also invited to the IV and VI Biennials of Havana, Cuba, held in 1991 and 1997, and to the 1st Biennial of Buenos Aires held last year. One of her highly regarded and significant public works is the ‘Mankind Monument’ built in Resistencia, Argentina, in 1994. Aranovich has been the recipient of many awards and grants including a Pollock-Krasner Foundatiom grant in 1994, and Fundación Antorchas grants in 1995 and 1999/2000. In 1999, she was the artist-in-residence at the Kent Institute of Art & Design in Canterbury, England, and at the Villa Montalvo Center in California. Aranovich also served a residency in the spring of 2001 at Sculpture Space in Utica, New York, where she made ‘Rupture’ in the GFS collection.