Vita

born in Caracas-Venezuela, 1974

Studies at the academy of media arts cologne, media centre d’art y disenny barcelona and technical university of ilmenau. Since 2000 using electronic media in fields like theater, music and visual arts. Artistic research is based on experimentation of processes in the realization of media electronic stage design, A/V concerts and installations. Actually working in the docent of at the academy of media arts cologne (field of video / interactive media & scenography).

[ESPAÑOL] Estudios de ingeniería electrónica mención en medios audiovisuales, universidad de ilmenau, Alemania (1995 – 2000) . Estudiante invitado de la Universidad Bauhaus en Weimar en el área de música electroacústica (2000) . Master en diseño en sistemas interactivos en el Media Centre d’Art i Disseny / Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, España (2002). Estudios de postgrado en la Kunsthochschule für Medien en Colonia en las áreas de teoría, video-arte y escenografía electrónica.
Numerosas cooperaciones con compositores, coreógrafos y directores de teatro, como artista audiovisual y programador.
Artista en Residencia en el Metrónom, centro de arte experimental Rafael Tous. Actualmente trabaja como profesor en la Kunsthochschule für Medien Colonia en el área de video y medios interactivos www.khm.de

[DEUTSCH] Studium an der Kunsthochschule für Medien, Media Centre d’Art i Disenny Barcelona und an der Technischen Universität Ilmenau. Gast an der Bauhaus Universität Weimar und Forschungsaufenthalt an der Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. Kooperationen und Projektrealisierung im Bereich der elektronischen Szenografie, AV Konzerte und medialen Installationen. Zur Zeit künstlerischer-wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter an der Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln im Bereich Video / interaktive Medien / Szenografie.

concerts, exhibitions, productions

2016
– Entrelazos, Live Cinema at Gallery El Parche, Bogota-Colombia
– VERDE / Green, expanded documentary project, Cologne-Germany
– Sound-Art Reihe. Soundscape und Projektion. WDR. Funkhaus, Nacht der Museen. Köln
– 2 Displays, Re-Active Platform, C.A.R. Essen
– The Crimsons Intellect, Lecture-, Sound- Light-Performance
– Austerlitz, media scenography. St. Gertrud – Cologne – Germany

2015
– Unstumm, a Project of improvised film and music, Cologne-Germany
– The Longue Durée, Intermedia Performance, Cologne-Germany
– Artist-In-Residence at National University of Colombia
– (Des) Terrorizandome (Disonancias), elektroakustische Komposition, Bogota-Colombia

2014

  • Tras-Lado, Festival Internacional de la Imágen, Manizalez-Colombia
  • TELEFANTE, Festival Internacional de la Imágen, Manizalez-Colombia
  • Telefántico, Video-installation, Festival En Tiempo Real, Bogotá-Colombia
  • Licht-Kunst-Klang-Weg, Kunstverein Werne e.V., Werne-Germany
  • Protean Territories – Light/Video/Improvisationspace. Music: Udo Moll, Frank Gratwoski, Tim O’Dyer Lucid Dream, Experimental Documentary of sound/light installation
  • Lucid Dream. experimental documentation. (Pekka Stokke, Nils Petter Molvaer, Beate Schüler. Düsseldorf-Germany)

2013

  • Alturas. Multimedial Improvisation with Claudia Robles _ alte Feuerwehrwache  _ cologne
  • Local Host _ Installation ( Local Host )
  • Candems Lilium _ Cooperation with Norbert Rodenkirchen in Friday Light Serie _ cologne
  • Visiones Sonoras _ Cooperation with Ramon Gorigoita and Melvyn Poore _ alte Feuerwehrwache  _ cologne

2012

  • Ocultar/Disfrazar/Disimular. Live Video Manipulation. Performance. Mapa Teatro, Bogota-Colombia. Workshop at Fine Arts Faculty of the Universidad Nacional de Bogotá – Colombia
  • Twirling Dust. Video-Dance-Network based Installation between Beiijing and Cologne.Artistic research and direction. Academy of Media Arts Cologne.

2011

  • museum of contemporary arts taipei / taiwan
  • kunsthaus rhenania cologne
  • rautenstrauch-joest museum

2010

  • re-active platform, glassmoog khm. Cologne-Germany
  • re-active platform, CAR, Essen-Germany
  • hoffmann. interactive video and dance. Art direction. Animax multimedia theater. Bonn-D
  • Tientos y Lucientes. Live Video Manipulation. Kusntstation St. Peter Cologne-Germany.

2009

  • brueckenmusik. sound art event. cologne
  • norelectronica, festival of electronic music and media. malmö sweden
  • kunststation st. peter cologne, germany

2008

  • opening, festival for intermedia trier
  • altstadtherbst dusseldorf, festival of music and theater

2007

  • heinehus paris, france
  • roede hud amsterdam, holland
  • moers, jazz festival

2006

  • sonar, festival for music and new media

2005

  • frischzelle, festival for music and media arts cologne
  • kunsthalle dusseldorf, germany

2004

  • kunstverein bochum, germany
  • state gallery bwa, bielsko-biala, poland

2002

  • METRÒNOM Fundacio Rafael Tous d´Art Contemporani, barcelona

Selected live – video- performances

  • {ñ} oracle score for an empty page /
  • tientos y lucientes /
  • heines sklavenschiff /
  • projectio lingua lux /
  • dreamachines, everything is intertwingled /
  • zoa /

videoprojection for dance and theater, media stage design

  • animax multimedia-theater bonn
  • ballhaus ost theater berlin
  • animax multimediatheater bonn
  • dresdner philharmonie