LIVES AND WORKS
LIVES AND WORKS
Ecuadorian Poster Artist born in Ibarra city. He studied Graphic Design and Visual Communication.
The main focus of his work is the Concept, the same one that determines the aesthetics of each proposal, where the technique empowers this concept in order to capture looks and detonate consciences.
Among the most relevant awards he has obtained are: 3 Golden awarded by the prestigious international publisher Graphis Inc. founded in 1944 in Zurich, Switzerland, currently based in New York City, which annually awards the best works presented in graphic design, advertising, photography, typography, branding, among other categories.
2nd Prize “Leonardo da Vinci” in the XII Florence Biennale of Art & Design. Communication and Graphic Design Category. Italy 2019
Gold Award in the TIGDA 2015 (Taiwan International Graphic Design Award) Category Poster. Taipei, China.
First Prize at FINI 2016 (International Image Festival) in the Professional Poster category in Pachuca, Mexico.
Bronze Prize in the 10th International Poster Triennial in Toyama, Japan
Bronze Award AGDIE 2014 (Asian Graphic Design Invitation Exhibition) South Korea
Honorable Mention in The 6th International Biennial of Socio-Political Poster in Oświęcim, Poland.
Honorable Mention in the 12th International Poster Biennial in Mexico
In 2011 his poster entitled "Bad Signs" was recognized as one of the 10 best of 2780 works submitted from around the world for the Poster for Tomorrow project in Paris, France whose theme was The Right to Education as part of an activity called "A Day for Tomorrow", which celebrates the anniversary of the Declaration of Human Rights with an exhibition that took place in several countries as well: Austria, Bolivia, Botswana, Canada, Colombia, Congo, Ecuador, France, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea, India, Lebanon, Mexico, Morocco, Pakistan, Peru, Qatar, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United States and Venezuela. This allowed it to form part of the permanent collection of prestigious design museums, among which it is worth mentioning:
The Lahti Poster Museum - Lahti, Finland
Les Arts Decoratifs - Paris, France
Wilanów Poster Museum - Warsaw, Poland
Graphic Design Museum - Breda, The Netherlands
Victoria and Albert Museum - London, United Kingdom
To date, it has received 31 international awards, has participated in more than a hundred collective exhibitions of posters around the world, has a traveling solo exhibition as part of the Ecuador Poster Bienal First Edition; also has been selected in Biennials and Triennials of Design and Poster in different countries such as: Poland, Belgium, Japan, China, Finland, Mexico, United States, Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Spain, Italy, Peru, Bolivia, Cuba and Ecuador.
WHO I AM
Poster Artist - Graphic Designer
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