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BIO
Born in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. He resides in Barcelona where he combines his work as a teacher with the production of personal works.
He holds a Bachelor´s Degree in Fine Arts of the Basque Country University, where he received a grant to develop the photographic project Conexiones in an artist residence in Arteleku Art Center in San Sebastián.
He later moves to Barcelona to study at the International School of Photography GrisArt and a Master of Curator on Cultural Practices in Art and New Media at ESDI High School.
His work has been selected internationally at festivals as the Voies Off Festival (France) and Addis Foto Fest (Ethiopia).

EDUCATION
2003  Master on Curatorial and Cultural Practices in Art i New Media, ESDI. Barcelona. Spain.
1996-97  Grisart International School of Photography. Barcelona, Spain.
1989-94  Bachelor’s Degree of Fine Arts. Basque Country University. Leioa- Vizcaya, Spain.

AWARDS / GRANTS
2016  ADDIS FOTO FEST 2016. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Selected.
2016  ATHENS PHOTO FESTIVAL 2016. Athens, Greece – Shortlisted
2014  VOIES OFF FESTIVAL 2014. Arles, France – Selected.
2003  BAC! IV Barcelona International Contemporary Art Festival. Spain – Selected.
2003  VAD Festival Internacional de Video i Arts Digitals. Girona, Spain – Selected.
2003  BARCELONA VISUAL SOUND, Festival Audiovisual de Creació Jove. Barcelona, Spain – Selected.
2003  VIDÉOFORMES, Parallèles Official Selection, 18ème Festival International d’Arts et multimédia video of Clermont-Ferrand, France – Selected.
2003  FESTIVAL ENVÍDEO 2003. Cáceres, Spain – Selected.
2003  IX FESTIVAL d’IMATGES en MOVIMENT, State Fair Video. Calella, Spain – Selected.
2002  10 º CANARIASMEDIAFEST, International Festival of Video and Multimedia of Canarias. Las Palmas de Gran Canarias, Spain – Selected.
2002  Premios Lux 2002, Photography National Award. Barcelona, Spain – Finalist.
2002  3a MOSTRA d’ART SONOR i VISUAL. Barcelona, Spain – Selected.
2001  Premios LUX 2001, Photography National Award. Barcelona, Spain – Winner Silver LUX.
1998  VOIES OFF FESTIVAL 1998. Arles, France – Selected.
1994  Grant from the University of the Basque Country to develop the series Conexiones in an artists in residence in Arteleku. San Sebastián, Spain.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016  Insomnia. La Grey, Space for Contemporary Creation. SCAN Tarragona, International Photography Festival. Spain.
1999  Shide. GrisArt, International School of Photography. Barcelona, Spain.
1997  Conexiones. GrisArt, International School of Photography. Barcelona, Spain.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
EXHIBITIONS
2017. sept 22- oct 11 #Hashtag2. Léucade Gallery. Murcia, Spain.
2017  Traslación. ENFOCATS 2017 – Photo Festival. Sala Foyer, C.C. Pati Llimona. Barcelona, Spain.
2016  Insomnia. ADDIS FOTO FEST 2016. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
1994  Conexiones. Measure the body, measure the city, Arteleku. San Sebastián, Spain.
1994  Conexiones. Measure the body, measure the city, Sala Araba. Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain.
1990  Fine Arts. Cultural Hall of the City of Eibar. Eibar, Spain.
PROJECTIONS
2014  Insomnia, VOIES OFF FESTIVAL, Archbishop’s Palace court-yard. Arles, France.
2013  GETXO PHOTO. Sala Torrene: Ametsak. Es tiempo de nuevos sueños. Getxo, Spain.
2003  Video Art. BAC! IV CCCB, Centre for Contemporary Culture in Barcelona. Spain.
2003  Video Art. BAC! IV MACBA, Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art. Spain.
2003  VAD Festival Internacional de Video i Arts Digitals, Cinemas Truffaut. Girona, Spain.2003  BARCELONA VISUAL SOUND, Centre Cultural La Farinera del Clot. Barcelona, Spain.
2003  VIDÉOFORMES, Parallèles Official Selection, 15ème Avenue. Clermont-Ferrand, France.
2003  STRIPART 8.0 Mostra de joves creadors, Espai Jove Boca Nord. Barcelona, Spain.
2003  FESTIVAL ENVÍDEO 2003. Gran Teatro. Cáceres, Spain.
2003  IX FESTIVAL d’IMATGES en MOVIMENT, State Fair Video. Sala L’Esplai. Calella, Spain.
2002  10 º CANARIASMEDIAFEST, Museo Elder de la Ciencia y Tecnología. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.
2002  CON-MUTACIONES 2002. C. C. Delicias and C.C. La Almozara. Zaragoza, Spain.
2002  3a MOSTRA d’ART SONOR i VISUAL. Convent de Sant Agustí. Barcelona, Spain.
1998  Conexiones, VOIES OFF FESTIVAL, Archbishop’s Palace court-yard. Arles, France.