I was born in 1967 in La Plata, Argentina. I graduated in the Faculty of Fine Arts of UNLP (National University of La Plata). Painter, engraver, comic strip maker, I learned the trade with Alberto Breccia. I assisted to seminars in La Cárcova and in the Pueyrredón, and I’ve been awarded with a production scholarship in the National Fund for the Arts (Buenos Aires).
I live in Barcelona since 1997. I studied lithography in Llotja. I have collaborated with publications in several countries: Clarín, Playboy, Lápiz Japonés, Media Vaca, Ojo Clínico, Sins Entido, L’Association.
I conducted workshops, participated in numerous exhibitions and received several awards.
In 1998 and 2000: mentions in the XV and XVI Ibiza Grafic biennial, Spain. In 2002 “Selection of open workshops 2002” [“Selecció tallers oberts 2002”] Espai FAD, Barcelona. In 2003 ”Gargots” (curated by Jaume Vidal), Sicart gallery, Vilafranca del Penedés.
The ilustrations of There’s no time to play [No hay tiempo para jugar] were selected and exhibited in the Fair of Bologna in 2003. In 2005, the book received Cálamo’s extraordinary prize, organized by the Cálamo bookstore in Zaragoza and has been distinguished as White Raven [TN: originally in English] by the Munich library, award given to the best books for young people.
There’s no time to play was exhibited in 2005 in Sins Entido, Madrid.
In 2005 I was choosen to carry out the graphic dividers of the V Independent Cinema Animation Exhibit [V Muestra de Animación de Cine de Autor] of Barcelona, Xinacittà.
Since 2006, Mercado gallery –in Barcelona-, exhibits some of my drawings.
Under lovely pants [TN: originally in English] (2006)
Limited edition of 90 underpants handprinted for Papabubble. They were exhibited for Saint Valentine’s day. From that day on, the images were subjected to a series of transformations, leaving the protagonists’ identity partially hidden. Barcelona February-April 2006.
I’m a delicate garment [Soy una prenda delicada] (2006)
Silk screen printing on textile, stamped by the author (limited editions)
A few recurring dreams [Unos cuantos sueños reiterados] (2005)
Shipwrecked or nothing | Rain or cry [Náufraga o nada | Lluvia o llanto] Mixed media and silk screen printing on fabric.
Intimo con un espíritu peludo /Intimate with a hairy spirit [TN: original name] (2005)
It’s ink over arches paper.
Dark Drawings [Dibujos Oscuros] (2005)
Pencil, ink and coal on paper || Lost Diana | Don’t love me anymore || [Diana perdida | No me quieras más]
There’s no time to play [No hay tiempo para jugar] (2003 / 2005)
Storybook of child laborers. Collected by Sandra Arenal. 27 images done in linoleum. Edited by Media Vaca, Valencia, 2004. There is an edition of the original linoleums on Kozo paper (14 copies which are numbered and printed by its author). Bologna ilustrators exhibition. Bologna children´s book Fair. Italy. 2003. Cálamo’s extraordinary prize. Zaragoza. Spain. 2005. ”White Raven” to the best books for young people awarded by Munich’s library. 2005. Exhibition in Sins Entido. Madrid. 2005