Fernando Gomez Balbotin


Bio

FERNANDO GÓMEZ BALBONTÍN (1981)

  • Place of Birth

    • Santiago, Chile.

EDUCATION

  • 2001-2006

    • Six-year degree in Architecture. Finis Terrae University. Santiago, Chile.
  • 1987-2000

    • Cumbres School. Santiago, Chile.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2011

    • “Li”, Las Condes Cultural Corporation. Santiago, Chile.
  • 2010

    • “Obras recopiladas”, University for Development. Organized by Cumbres School. Santiago, Chile.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2012

    • “100 curators, 100 days”, Virtual Collection , curated by Kira Sjöberg. Saatchi Online Gallery.
  • 2011-2012

    • “Cabeza de ratón”, Museum of Visual Arts (MAVI). Santiago, Chile.
  • 2011

    • “Art Paris”. Saatchi Online Gallery. Paris, France.
  • 2008

    • Patricia Ready Gallery. Santiago, Chile.

    • “Hombre al Desnudo”. Praxis Gallery. Santiago, Chile.
  • 2000-2001

    • Arte Actual Gallery. Santiago, Chile.
  • 1996

    • ”SANTAM”. Tajamares Museum, organized by the Embassy of South Africa together with the Cultural Corporation of Providencia. Santiago, Chile.

AWARDS

  • 2011

    • Third place in “Cabeza de ratón” Contest,  Museum of Visual Arts (MAVI). Santiago, Chile.
    • Finalist in Showdown Nº5 Contest, Saatchi Online Gallery.
  • 2003-2006

    • Scholarship for Architecture Development, Las Condes Council. Santiago, Chile.
  • 2003-2005

    • Scholarship for Architecture Development, Finis Terrae University. Santiago, Chile.

  • 2004

    • Scholarship for Architecture Development, Finis Terrae University. Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.
  • 1999

    • First place in Interscholastic Painting Contest, organized by Deutsche Schule. Santiago, Chile.
  • 1996

    • Selected in International Student Art contest “SANTAM”, organized by South African embassy together with Cultural Corporation of Providencia. Santiago, Chile.

PUBLICATIONS

  • 2012

    • Participant at Kira Sjöberg Collection, “100 curators, 100 days”.saatchionline.com
    • Personal Interview. saatchionline.com

    • Participant at Roger Taylor Collection (Duran Duran’s drummer). saatchionline.com

    • Published in jueso.diandian.com
    • Participant of “The Many Shades of Gray” Collection”.  saatchionline.com
    • Published in milkmade.com
  • 2011

    • Published in emptykingdom.com

    • Personal Interview. “Las Últimas Noticias” Newspaper. Chile.
    • Published in artishock.cl
    • Published in Mavi.cl. Museum of Visual Arts web site. Chile.
    • Personal Interview. “El Mercurio” Newspaper. Chile.
    • Published in thenewcollectorsbook.com
    • Published in aqnb.com
    • Participant at “Art We Love” Collection. saatchionline.com
    • Representing the “Art Of The Day”. saatchionline.com
  • 2010

    • Personal Interview. “Vivienda y Decoración” Magazine. Chile.
  • 2009

    • Published in “Casas” Magazine. Chile.
    • Published in “ED” Magazine. Chile.
  • 2008

    • Published in “Casas” Magazine. Chile.
    • Published in “+ Decoración” Magazine, Chile.
    • Exhibited in “La Red” TV. Chile.
  • 2007

    • Published in “De Volkskrant”. Netherlands.