Hand of artist
Black discolobo. Polished plaster 50 x 45 x 20 cm.
In 1992 he graduated from the National School of fine arts.
He received the Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant, the scholarship of the program international exchange of artists, technicians and professionals of culture, Ministry of culture of the nation, the subsidy to the creation of the Fundación Antorchas and was artist in residence in Art/IMO programs, in New York, Braziers in Oxfordshire and Wasla on Egypt.
He has made the following solo exhibitions: Gallery Praxis, Gallery Daniel Maman, Centro Cultural San Pablo, Nara Roesler Gallery, Ruth Benzacar Gallery, Consulate of the Republic of Argentina in New York and Centro Cultural Recoleta.
His group exhibitions include: "A world of temptations Castagnino+Macro", OSDE, mention photography, prize "Pop heirs", Gallery Animal and "order and correspondence", Sala GasCo both in Santiago de Chile, "contemporary 11: La-collection", Museo de Arte Latinoamericano of Buenos Aires, "NoTango", Villa Elizabeth, Berlin, Germany, "Photography Argentina", Gallery route belt Freiburg, "Occupied territories", Fundación Telefónica, "Official marks", exhibitions Subte Municipal Center , Montevideo, Uruguay, "Transabasto", Ciudad Cultural Konex, "Danger zone" Estudio Abierto, Ministry of culture of the nation, "II Bienal de Buenos Aires", Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, "Argentine artists of the ´90s." Bs art fair arteBA. As., "sortilegio" National Endowment for the arts, "Das Soll Kunst Sein" Kunstverein Freiburg, "Szene Buenos Aires" Werkforum Dotternhausen, Germany "Karina El Azem-Eric Fajardo" Gallery route belt and the international fair of contemporary art ArtBO, Art Frankurt, FIAC, and ARCO´99 representing the Argentina by the Fund national of the A
rtes.La Foundation Dr. Henry Rossi presents a new proposal linked to the art in order to raise awareness about the importance of self-examination in the prevention of breast cancer. On this occasion will be fourteen sculptures created especially for the #ArtistaEnMetal #Marcelo Toledo who inspired hand of women convened, as special talent of each, which represents each piece. From this, they were photographed by Argentine photographers, creating this groundbreaking exhibition whose mission is to raise awareness from the symbolic, for the prevention of breast cancer, since they are the hands of women who can, through the auto exam early detection of disease.
"The hands of these women represent the hands of all women, seeking to mobilize consciousness and forming the idea that each one is unique and unrepeatable, that can be distinguished from other women by its activity, by their personal characteristics or its texture, but that given the possibility of contracting breast cancer, all become equal.