Roberto Lopez Derpich


    • Male
    • Abstract expressionist
    • Collage
    • Designer
    • Digital artist
    • Drawer
    • Illustrator
    • Installation
    • Mixed media
    • Neoconceptual
    • Painter
    • Photographer
    • Video artist
    • resins


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    About the artist

    Complete university studies in Visual communication at the University of Chile in 1979.
    in 1982 is awarded an artistic scholarship sponsored by the German Government (DAAD).
    performs research in the school of Arts in Kassel (Gesamthochschule) and then at the Academy of fine arts in Stuttgart (Hoch Schule für bildendekunste).
    this period can highlight a project dedicated to the graphical interpretation based on music.
    then in Stuttgart (1983, marked tendency of neo-expressionist period) highlights the development of a series of paintings based on the texts of Seattle, Indian Chief of the tribe of the Duwamish at South West of Canada, a series of paintings that constitute a tribute from a pictorial perspective to ecological and poetic texts of Seattle.
    in 1993, Mallorca, develops the exhibition "weightless and pilgrims" resulted from the conjunction of two elements, the levitating human figure in movement and "the landscape" in background, in this case the Kuwait desert after the conflict in 1991.
    exposed in Chile - Germany and Spain (Mallorca) his place of residence.
    in recent years developed a research based work on issues such as the multiplicity of the image, changes age of a post industrial to the (digital) information society, and the interaction of pictorial and stylistic languages.