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Esteban Álvarez

This interview took place during aluCine Festival, 2009, Toronto, On



Organizer and Curator of aluCine Lectures: Jorge Lozano, artistic director of aluCine Festival.

aluCine is the premiere showcase of cutting-edge Latin Short Film and Video. aluCine includes and international showcase to promote critical dialogue between Latin and non-Latin artists. aluCine's festival round-table disscussion, workshops and artists talks are designed to examine diverse theoretical, philosophical and technical perspectives on visual representation.

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Esteban graduated from the Escuela Nacional de Bellas Artes de Buenos Aires (1992), and MA Fine Art from Middlesex University, London, UK (2000). He studied with Luis Camnitzer at his studio in Lucca, Italy (1994-5), and at Olomouc University, Czech Republic (1994). He participated in the residencies programme at Gasworks, London (2000). and Hwei-Lann International Artists Workshop in Taiwan (2003). Among other distintions, he obtained the 2nd Prize in the II Bienal de Grabado Latinoamericano y del caribe , Barranquilla, Colombia (1998), a study grant from The British Council (1999), and production grants from Fondo Nacional de las Artes (2002) , and Fundación Antorchas (2003)