CV

 

Lives and works in Brussels, born in Bogotá, Colombia 1987

EDUCATION

2012-2015  MASTER IN TEXTILE DESIGN LaCambre Arts Visuels, Brussels, Belgium

2008-2010 — BACHELOR IN FASHION IDEP BARCELONA, Barcelona, España

2008  Certified course in fashion illustration and pattern making LaSalle College, Bogota, Colombia

EXPERIENCE

2017 — Textile design and production of scenography—Slugs ́ Garden, KUNSTENFESTIVALDESARTS, La Bellone (with Fabian Barba and Esteban Donoso), Brussels

January — Collection development with the collaboration of a traditional handcraft man in Cucunubá, Colombia

2016  August-September— Design and (re) production of costumes for the artist project Lola Lasurt, Netwerk, “centre d’art contemporain”, Aalst

June — Design and production of scenography and textile props — Moving Mountains by Fabian Barba, Gent

February-May — Design, production and workshops — Costumes for children for the Zinneke parade, with partners ”École du parvis” and “Kids perçu”, Brussels

2015 — Aug-Sept—Design and productionof a series of blankets —Studio Pelican Avenue Internship, Antwerp

Sept 2014-July 2015 — Design and production of scenography and textile props—Collaboration project with choreographers Tuur Marinus and Marisa Cabal, Brussels

2014 — July-Aug— Textile design and production of scenography—Slugs ́ Garden, Theater DeSingle, (with Fabian Barba and Esteban Donoso), Antwerpen

Sept—Textile design for furniture—selected and produced by Aristide, editor/distributor of high quality furniture fabrics, Kontich, Flanders

2013 — Ago-Sept— Internship in design and production—traditional handcraft textiles in ”Ateliers africains du design”, Benin

2012 — Assistance production—Ballet academy Zolushka, Bogota 

2010  Costume production—Internship “Adan Martinez Theater Company”, Bogota

SHOWS AND EXHIBITIONS

2015  LaCambre, Brussels “MANUFACTURES”—Degree Show LaCambre Ecole des Artes Visual, Brussels

2014  SLUGS ́ GARDEN, Theater DeSingle, (with Fabian Barba and Esteban Donoso), Antwerpen

ARISTIDE — Showroom of the new collection, ”Hôtel Van de Velde”, Brussels

GROUNDSCALE — In the context of Design September, L”Atelier Bouwmeester, ENSAV La Cambre Design textile, Brussels

FEDUSTRIA — Exhibition during Design September, Brussels

”LÂCHE VITRINE” — TradeMart, Brussels, Belgium

2013 — “ATELIERS AFRICAINS DU DESIGN” Benin—11th Dak'Art, Biennale de l'Art Africain Contemporain, Senegal

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2016 — 2017 Grant for one year development project, 'Vlaanderen verbeelding werkt', Belgium

2013 — Residence in Benin “Atelier du Design Afriquen”