Studies

2011 Technology in Lyric Singing in the Conservatorio Nacional de Música. Ecuador

2003 Bachelor in Plastic Arts with a specialization on Painting and Engraving, Universidad Central del Ecuador.

1997 Colegio Universitario de Artes Plásticas Specialization Painting. Quito, Ecuador.

 

Seminaries and Workshops

2012 Practical workshop “Art and Politics” under the direction of the artist Eric Baudelaire, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo

2011 Laboratory “Body to Body” The multinational, Space of dialogues and artistic practices.

2010 Video and Performance “Body and Space” S1-90 Casa de Practicas Culturales

2010 Theoretical and Practical Workshop “Urban Graft” Itinerant Cultural Activity Project Room/ Contemporary Art - Flacso

2009 Seminary dictated by Philippe Dubois Professor from Belgium, Critic of Cinema and Photography, Exhibition Curator , Professor of the University of Paris III.

2005 Theoretical -  Practical workshop of Artistic Performance directed by the artist Carlos Zerpa.

2004 Seminary The geometry of the image under the guidance of the professor videasta and curator audio visual Sofía Suárez.

2003 International workshop of Art, techniques and artistic approaches of vanguard, dictated by the Professor Bayardo Blandino.

2001 Seminary minor acts and postcolonial mimic in Latin-American Art dictated by the professor Victor Manuel Rodríguez.

 

 

 

Prizes and Distinction

2014 First Prize, 12th Biennial International of Cuenca, Ecuador

2006 Honorable Mention, First Biennial of Sculpture San Antonio de Ibarra. Ecuador

1998 Scholarship to the Academic Excellence,  Universidad Central  del Ecuador.

1997 Second Prize in Painting, Internal competition, Universidad Central del Ecuador

Residence 

2008 “Limoncito 2008” Solo con Natura. Guayaquil – Ecuador.

2015 Residence “Entender la praxis, la plástica Latinoamericana y ejercicios revolucionarios” Sector Reforma. Guadalajara, México.

 

 

Expositions

2015

“Contornos, sensaciones de mundo” Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Quito, Ecuador

“Subasta por la Amazonía” Casa de la Cultura. Quito, Ecuador

“Yes We Scan”  Ocho y Medio cinema, Quito, Ecuador

2014

“Una Cartografía del Arte Contemporáneo en Ecuador”, Museo Municipal de Arte Moderno (MMAM), Cuenca, Ecuador

“EROTOPIAS Body and desire in Ecuadorian art (3900 a.D.’ – 2013 b. C.) Museo Pumanpungo. Cuenca, Ecuador

“Ir para Volver” 12th International Biennial of Cuenca. Ecuador

2013

“EROTOPIAS Body and desire in Ecuadoria art (3900 a-D- - 2013 b.) Museo Antropológico y de Arte Contemporáneo (Maac). Guayaquil, Ecuador”

“Líquido, Ciudad y la Memoria” Museo del Agua, Yaku. Quito, Ecuador

2012

“La Rabia Fundadora” 2nd National Encounter of Performance. Lima- Perú.

“10 de Marzo” exhibition within the event “Arte y Política” Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Quito

“Las ciudades Invisibles” MAC. Santiago de Chile

“What if” video exhibition. No Place Quito, Ecuador. Organization Nelson Garrido, Venezuela.

“10 de Marzo” exhibition within the event “Arte y Política” Centro de Arte Contemporáneo.

2011

“Ejercicios corporales para todo el año” Proceso Arte Contemporáneo Hall

Cuenca. MACC, Guayaquil. FLACSO. Quito -  Ecuador.

“La ciudad es un avíspero de ruidos” Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Niteroi (MAC), Brasil;

11th Biennial of Cuenca. Cuenca – Ecuador

Projections of the feminine body, Low/Tech Identities. Centro de Arte Contemporáneo.

Quito – Ecuador

2010

“de 12 a 12” 12 hours of performance Museo Camilo Egas, Quito -  Ecuador

“Bang” Interactive art. Arte Actual FLACSO. Quito – Ecuador

“Quito en Zaragoza - España”

“Itinerancia Nacional de Video Arte Ecuatoriano” Route around all the provinces  of Ecuador 2009

“Los Recursos y el Método” Centro Cultural de España. Guatemala Black Mama “Me gustas me gustas pero me asustas” Guayaquil, Quito. Cuenca. Ecuador – Guatemala.

 “Memorial de América Latina”  Sao Paulo – Brasil.

“En dialogo Arte Povera” Arte actual FLACSO Quito – Ecuador 

2008 

“Residencia solo con Natura Limoncito 2008” Guayaquil, Ecuador.

"Festival Alucine Media Fest", Toronto, Canadá

Second Biennial of Sculpture, San Antonio de Ibarra, Ecuador.

Joint Exhibition of Sound Art, El Pobre Diablo. Quito, Ecuador.

2007

International Biennial  Siart 2007 La Paz, Bolivia.

LUCIDA  Television series about Videos of Latin American Art. Argentina.

2006

“Closing Time Quito” Project for the 15th Biennial of Paris. Salas de los Cines

OCHOYMEDIO – MAAC  Quito, Guayaquil, Ecuador

"Metáforas del Cuerpo” Mariano Aguilera Hall  Centro Cultural Metropolitano Quito. Ecuador

First Biennial of Sculpture San Antonio de Ibarra, Ecuador.

“Grabado Urbano” Joint Exposition Museo Camilo Egas. Quito, Ecuador.

“La Plástica Ecuatoriana en México” Joint Exposition. México, D. F.

2005

 Tenth National Hall of Contemporary Art. Foundation “El Comercio.”           

“El Artista y su Tiempo” Salón Mariano Aguilera  Centro Cultural Metropolitano. Quito, Ecuador.

“La América Precolombina en la Estampa”  Salón Internacional de Grabado 

Centro Cultural Metropolitano. Quito, Ecuador.

“Las Hijas de la Luna”  Joint Exhibition   Municipality of Ibarra. Imbabura, Ecuador

2004 

“Dos Dimensiones y Tres Dimensiones” Joint Exhibition. CAE Provincial of Pichincha, Ecuador.

 

Ninth National Hall of Contemporary Ar. Foundation “El Comercio.” Quito, Ecuador

2003

“Caminos a la Gráfica” Joint Exposition, Casa de la Cultura of Baños. Tungurahua, Ecuador.

“Arte y Piel”  University Hall Centro Cultural  PUCE. Quito, Ecuador.      

“Raíces”  Joint Exhibition of Engraving. Museo de las Culturas. Cotacachi. Ecuador.

“La Libertad del Artista” Mariano Aguilera Hall Centro Cultural. Metropolitano. Quito.

1997      

Painting Joint Exhibition.  Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana. Quito, Ecuador.

             

 

 

Bibliography

 

2014

Hernan Pacurrucu “Saskia Calderón: Gallo despescuezado el arte y sus nuevas implicaciones”. The  Insighters. Mexico, June. 

Johanna Muños Falconi “Ir para volver: Opera Onowoka y Vocal Techinque”, PAC Plataforma de Arte Contemporaneo. Spain. May 30 th.

2011

Rodolfo Kronfle Chambers “Historias en el arte contemporáneo del Ecuador” 

María Belen Moncayo “100 artistas de audiovisuales experimental del Ecuador 1929-2011” Asociacion Archivo nuevos medios (aanme)

2010 

Genoveva Mora Toral “Performance en el museo: Doce Horas, Doce artistas, Docenas de espectadores” El Apuntador Nº 43.

 

MUSIC

Technology in Lyric Singing under the guidance of Professor Nancy Yánez at the National Conservatory of Music.

Integrates the chorus in the project Inti Raima organized by the Franzt Lizt Conservatory.

(Bolivar Theater 2001) Teatro Bolívar

Part of the cast representing Jabberwocky in the opera “The misfortunes of Alice in Wonderland” (Las desventajas de Alicia en el País de las Maravillas) directed by the prodessor Javier Andrade Córdova.

(Theater of the National Conservatory of Music. 2009)

Participates in “A Summer with Mozart” (Un Verano con Mozart) Arias of Opera Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart directed by the Professor Nancy Yánez (House of Music 2009) Casa de la Música

Part of the cast representing the Witch 1 in the opera “Dido and Eneas” (Dido y Eneas) Under the Musical direction of the Professor Miguel Juárez and the scenic direction of the Professor Ovidio González. (Theather of the National Conservatory of Music 2010)

Part of the vocal group PASIONAL formed in 2010 under the musical direction of Luis Pantoja. Debute in the Concert of Ecuadorian Lyric Voices made in the Prometeo Theater of Casa de la Cultura and Mexico Theater. (2010 -2011)

Colaboration on the recording of the disc “Return to Heaven” (Regreso al Edén) group Southern Cross, between groups of different musical genres. (2005 -2012)