Fernando Velázquez

Fernando Velázquez
Born 1970 BirthMontevideo, Uruguay.
Lives and works in HomeSao Paulo, Brazil.
 

CV Fernando Velázquez
Born in Montevideo-Uruguay, 1970.
Live and works in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Education


MA in Fashion, Art and Culture – Fashion School, Senac University – São Paulo, Brazil.

Online/offline Video and Digital Technologies – post graduation course – Mecad Mídia Center – Barcelona, Spain.

Degree in Multimidia Design – Communication and Arts School, Senac University – São Paulo, Brazil.



Solo exhibitions

Sao Paolo Cultural Center – annual exhibitions program – Sao Paolo – 2008

Latin America House – Lisboa – Portugal – 2008

MARP Museum of Contemporary Art – Sao Paulo – 2007

Lauro Gomes Gallery, Sao Paolo – 2003

Brazilian Central Bank Gallery – Sao Paulo – 2000

Alicia Goyena Gallery – Montevideo- Uruguay – 1996


Selected Group exhibitions

Nature, the gaze of the artist – MAC, Contemporary Art Museum – Sao Paolo – 2008

SP ARTE – Florence Antonio Gallery – International Art Fair – Sao Paolo – 2008

Curator of Motomix Festival – Sao Paolo, 2007

Óptica – Gijón Internacional Video Festival, Spain – 2007

Florence Antonio Gallery at Sao Paulo School, Sao Paolo – 2007

FIVU 07 – Uruguay Internacional Videodance Festival -  Spain Cultural Center in Montevideo,  Uruguay – 2007

Warp . Arquitecture University School, Montevidéu, Uruguai – 2007

Men at work. Florence Antonio Gallery, Sao Paolo – 2007

3th Pocket Films Festival – Pompidou Center – Paris – 2007

SP ARTE –Oeste Gallery – International Art Fair – Sao Paolo – 2007

Bahia Mobile Film Festival – Salvador, Brazil – 2007

Amsterdam Film Experience – Amsterdam – 2006

Motomix Art Festival – Sao Paolo – 2006.

Art.Mov – Mobile Media Festival – Belo Horizonte – Brazil – 2006

Oeste Gallery – Sao Paolo – 2006

MARP -  Museum of Contemporary Art – Sao Paulo – 2006

MAC – Contemporary Art Museum – Sao Paolo – 2006

EyeTEASers: mobile Video iPod Art Event, Vancouver, Canadá – 2006

Mobicapping: mobile Image Capture in the New Century, Mobicapping.com – EUA – 2006

“FILE” – Electronic Language International Festival – Sao Paolo – 2005

“Flexible Bits” – MIS – Image and Sound Museum, São Paulo – 2005

“33 Contemporary Art Show of Santo André” – Sao Paolo – 2005

“Public.exe: Public Execution @ MACCSI.ORG”, Exit Art, New York, 2004

“VI Digital Art Show” – Habana, Cuba – 2004

“VI Pirelli Digital Art Show” – Caracas, Venezuela – 2003

“Projection Cities” – Madrid, Spain and Bogotá, Colombia – 2003


Awards and distinctions

Bahia Mobile Film Festival Prize – Salvador, Brazil – 2007

Acquisition Prize at MARP Museum of Contemporary Art – Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paolo – 2006

PAC – State of São Paulo Government prize for art and technologies development project – 2006

Specialization Course fellowship by Unesco – 2006

MA course fellowship by Capes (Brazilian Government institution) – 2005

Academic Research fellowship by Capes (Brazilian Government Institution) – 2004