Rancagua, Chile, 1971.
He studied under Gonzalo Díaz at the Universidad de Chile School of Art, receiving a master’s in the visual arts in 1996. His work addresses history and its representations, especially individual experiences and their relationship to public discourses. Solo shows of his work have been held at the Universidad Católica de Temuco, Chile; Sala Gasco Santiago, Chile; the Biblioteca Nacional de Chile; and the Maison de l'Amérique Latine, Paris, France. Recent group shows featuring his work include Desde Otro Sitio/Lugar, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea; Escenario, Galería Pancho Fierro, Lima, Peru; Táctica, Sala de Exposición CCU, Santiago, Chile; Sin Título, Centro Cultural Matucana, Santiago, Chile; the VI Havana Biennial; the III Bienal do Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil; the Shanghai Biennial, China; and the Istanbul Biennial. His work forms part of public and institutional collections such as the Colección Galería Gabriela Mistral del Consejo Nacional de la Cultura y las Artes de Chile; the Canvas International Art Collection in Amsterdam; the Haagse Hogeschool in the Hague; the Museo de Artes Visuales (MAVI) in Santiago, Chile; the Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, Texas; and the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de Santiago, Chile.