César Cortés Vega

    Attributes

    • Male
    • Digital artist
    • Installation
    • Neoconceptual
    • Video artist

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    About the artist

    Producer who focuses his work on unusual situations recovery of social integration routines. He combines literature with visual arts and editing from a transdisciplinary approach, seeking non-conventional formats as exhibition and publication.

    Graduated in the National School of Plastic Arts (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México). He also studied a diploma course in creative writing at General Society of Writers of Mexico (SOGEM). He has presented plastic work in México, Spain (Center of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona), Japan (Nagoya Artport), Denmark (Metropolis Laboratory), Ecuador (Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Quito), Ireland (National College of Art and Design Gallery). He has participated with video in many exhibitions; “Habeas Corpus”. 3rd. Forum of Public Art: Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros; VI sessions of “Nivelación de oxígeno" ExTeresa arte actual; 8th International Biennial of visual poetry. Festival Internacional Cervantino; “Territories on shots”, Fotoseptiembre. Jose Maria Velasco Gallery; “6DOFMUESTRAPUEBLA06. Six degrees of freedom”. 2nd sample of experimental film and video alternative, Alliance Française, UIA, Universidad de Las Americas; “Partidas Tecnoplásticas en el MACGarte Sonoro”, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, among others.

    He has published the books “Abandon Silicia”; "Noche para armar”, “ojepse”, "Reven" and the collection of essays “Periferias y mentiras”. It has been anthologized in “Paraguas para remediar la soledad”, “Siete de la poesía”, “Ecos de la imagen”, “poesíacero”, “Región de Ruina”, among others. Recently published the anthologies "Textos post-autónomos", “Anti-pro Canibalia” and “Textos caníbales”. He writes so constant articles in newspapers and magazines in Mexico and abroad (Fahrenheitº, Picnic, La Tempestad, Complot, Zona de Obras, Revista Digital Universitaria, among others). Runs the publishing project CINOCÉFALO and Ágora Speed; postliteraturas (http://agoraspeed.org).