[bio] Marcos Benítez[wpsgallery]
Has developed a work on the border between the academic traditions of modern Paraguayan art and contemporary and popular expressions; He has a profuse production of engraving, and some of his works dialogue with the popular art of Paraguay, combining traditional materials and techniques with new technology. He has exhibited regularly on an individual basis since 1995, and has participated in collective and biennial exhibitions. She is a member of the Ediciones de la Ura collective and has participated in the Espacio / Crítica Seminar. He is the founder and coordinator of the Cabichu’i Engraving Workshop. In 2016, he was selected as artist in residence of Genealogies: Puerto Casado, coordinated by Valentina Bonifacio as a joint project of Parsons New School, New York, Ca’Foscari University of Venice and the CAV / Asunción Mud Museum.
Asunción, Paraguay, 1973