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Uruguayan visual artist and photographer. Currently working as a social visual storyteller in the Latin American, also as the artistic director of SAN JOSÉ FOTO festival and as editor of El Ministerio Ediciones publishing house. He has been selected in festivals as Noorderlicht photofestival (NL), Athens photofestival (GR), Les Rencontres de Arles and Circulation(s) (FR), FORMAT photofestival  (UK), Fotofestiwal Lodz (PL), Verzasca Foto (CH), Aleppo photofestival (SR), Backlight photofestival and Helsinki photofestival (FIN), Head On Photofestival (AUS), Festival Internazionale di Roma and Cortona On the Move (IT) , Lishui Photofestival (CHI), FIF Bello Horizonte and Valongo (BR), San José Foto (UY), Indian Photo Festival (IN), Getxophoto and Fotonoviembre (SP), FELIFA (AR), Addis Foto Fest (ET), Fotofest Bolivia (BO), Photo Israel (IS), Kaunas Photo (LI), Dong Gang photofestival (KO) and Encontros da Imagem (PT). He has been included in exhibitions at Aperture Foundation (New York), Fundación Atchugarry (Punta del Este), FOLA  (Buenos Aires), Contemporary Art Space (Montevideo), Kunsthal Art Museum (Rotterdam), MACRO Museum (Rome) and GNration (Braga). His works and publications are in various private and public collections such as the FOLA Latin American Photo collectión in Buenos Aires, The Institute of Latin American Studies IHEAL of the University Sorbonne in Paris, Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, Museu da Fotografia in Fortaleza, Lishui Photography Museum China and the Tbilisi Photography & Multimedia Museum. He has received several awards, grants and scholarships, recently honoured with the New Visions Award at Cortona On the Move festival in Italy and the Photolucida Blue Sky Award 2021 from the Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts EEUU. Nominee for Prix PICTET, the Paris Photo–Aperture Photobook Award and the Meitar Award for Excellence in Photography.

 

Bio:

Artista visual y fotógrafo uruguayo. Actualmente trabaja como visual storyteller de proyectos sociales en el continente latinoamericano, es director artístico del festival internacional SAN JOSÉ FOTO y como editor en El Ministerio Ediciones. Ha participado en festivales como Noorderlicht photofestival (HO), Athens photofestival (GR), Les Rencontres de Arles y Circulation(s) (FR), Aleppo photofestival (SR), FORMAT photofestival (UK), Fotofestiwal Lodz (PL), Backlight photofestival y Helsinki Photofestival (FIN), Festival Internazionale di Roma y Cortona on the Move (IT), FIF Bello Horizonte y Valongo (BR), Indian Photo Festival (IN), Head On Fotofestival (AUS), Fotonoviembre y Getxophoto (ES) , FELIFA (AR), Addis Foto Fest (ET), Verzasca Foto (SUI), Lishui Photofestival (CHI), Fotofest Bolivia (BO), Photo Israel (IS), Dong Gang photofestival (COR), Kaunas Photo (LI) and Encontros da Imagem (PT). También ha realizado exposiciones en la Aperture Foundation (Nueva York), Fundación Atchugarry (Punta del Este), FOLA (Buenos Aires), Espacio de Arte Contemporáneo (Montevideo), Kunsthal Art Museum (Rotterdam), Metropolitan State University (Minneapolis), el Museo de Arte Contemporáneo MACRO (Roma) y GNration (Braga). Sus obras y publicaciones se encuentran en diversas colecciones públicas y privadas como la Fototeca Latinoamericana en Buenos Aires - FOLA, el Instituto de Altos Estudios sobre América Latina de la Universidad Sorbonne en Paris,  Tbilisi Photography & Multimedia Museum, Lishui Photography Museum China, Houston Fine arts Museum  y Museu da Fotografia en Fortaleza. Ha recibido varias distinciones, fondos y becas, últimamente recibió el New Visions Award del festival Cortona On the Move en Italia y el premio Photolucida Blue Sky del Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts en 2021. Nominado al Prix PICTET, el Paris Photo–Aperture Photobook Award y el Meitar Award for Excellence in Photography.

 

 

 

Photobooks:

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Fiestas del Uruguay (2009)

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Hello Montevideo (2011)

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The Treasure Island (2014)

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Shine Heroes (2018)

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