Gonzalo was born in 1980 in Quilpué, Chile.
He currently lives and works in Berlin.
ARTIST EDUCATION

2000–2004 Degree in Fine Arts, specialization in painting at the School of Fine Arts of Valparaíso, Chile
2000–2003 Graduate Assistant Instructor in Fine Arts in painting at the School of Fine Arts of Valparaíso, Chile
SOLO EXHIBITIONS (Selection)

2017 FOREIGN SKY, solo show at Asia Contemporary Art Platform NON BERLIN, Berlin, Germany
2014 GAPE - 02, LIGHTHEART, Plateau Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2012 Matter - Light - Time, Pantocrator Gallery, Shanghai, China
2011 Transmutation – Rencontre, Maison de l’Amérique latine, Brussels, Belgium
2006 Dimensiones Abstractas, Balmaceda 1215 Cultural Centre, Valparaíso, Chile (Cat.)
Y Dios creó la célula…y la célula la imagen, exhibition at the Antesala Viña gallery, Viña del Mar, Chile (Cat.)
GROUP EXHIBITIONS (Selection)

2017 SOCIAL GEOMETRISM, KASK 2017, Berlin, Germany
DIFFERENT SIMILARITIES, duo show with Carla Bertone, Pavillon am Milchhof, Berlin, Germany
THRESHOLDS, duo show with Juan Varela, Meinblau Projektraum, Berlin, Germany
AUTREMER, Centre Socio Culturel Pôle Sud, Lausanne, Switzerland
2016 archiMEDIAL, Media Exhibition, Schöneweide Art Festival, Berlin, Germany
RENAISSANCE, Lighthaus Berlin, Funkhaus Nalepasetasse, Berlin, Germany
2015 Final_draft.mov, Geumcheon Art Apace Seoul, Korea
Losito Kustpreis 2015, final shortlist, Löwenpalais Lounge der Stiftung Starke, Berlin, Germany (Cat.)
Velada Remix 2015, art festival, Hamburg, Germany
Zentralestation, Kunst am Spreeknie 2015 - Schöneweide Art Festival, Berlin, Germany
Postinternet is dead, Fisher Gallery at Oberlin College, Ohio, USA
2014 Swab Barcelona, International Contemporary Art Fair, Pantocrator Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
1st Shandong Biennale, Mass Art Museum, Jinan, China (Cat.)
Umschalten, Schalterraum, Berlin, Germany
Sunland, Pantocrator Gallery at EBPC, Shanghai, China
Paint like you mean it, painting prize, final shortlist, Interviewroom 11, Edinburgh, Scotland (Cat.)
Spark, new medias art exhibition, Kunst am Spreeknie Schöneweide Art Festival, Berlin, Germany
Zentralestation, Kunst am Spreeknie 2014 - Schöneweide Art Festival, Berlin, Germany
Digital zur Malerei Dialog der Medien prize, final shortlist, Sparkasse, Karlsruhe, Germany
2013 Screen Festival Barcelona, Pantocrator Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
Zendai Himalayas center, Pantocrator Gallery, Shanghai, China
Aktuelle Selbstportraits, Nachbarschaftsgalerie, Berlin, Germany
2012 PrismeS, KARTüche gallery, Berlin, Germany (duo show with Kerstin Heller)
Pantocrátor Gallery at Amsterdam Showcase, Netherlands
Retro-perspective, KARTüche gallery, Berlin, Germany
2011 P,P & F, Maison du Vallon, Lausanne, Switzerland
Artist Project, 15th anniversary of ILES, La Lustrerie, Brussels, Belgium
Art’page 2010, Glarey castel, Sierre, Switzerland
2010 International Painting and Mixed Media Competition, Lessedra gallery, Bulgaria
2009 Viña del Mar National Painting Prize, final shortlist, Enjoy gallery Viña del Mar, Chile
Juan Francisco González painting prize, final shortlist, House of Culture of Limache, Chile
2008 Dessinateurs de demain, BD-Fil Festival, Lausanne, SwitzerlandUn espace dédié à l’art, Echanden’s Castle, Switzerland
Un espace dédié à l’art, Echanden’s Castle, Switzerland
2007 Exhibition tribute to José Maria Sert, Spanish Book, Unites Nation’s Palace, Geneva, Switzerland (Cat.)
2006 XXIV Valdivia y su río national painting prize, final shortlist, Valdivia, Chile
Corral y su bahía painting prize, Honorary Award, Corral, Chile
2005 XXVII Arte y Poesía Joven art prize, final shortlist, University of Valparaíso, Farol gallery, Valparaíso, Chile (Cat.)
Viña del Mar National Painting Prize, final shortlist, Enjoy gallery Viña del Mar, Chile
Juan Francisco González, painting prize, Honorary Award, House of Culture of Limache, Chile
100 monedas de 100, action of public art, Latin American Art Week (SELAI), Valparaíso, Chile
2004 Pequeño Formato prize, final shortlist, Balmaceda 1215, to Valparaíso and Viña del Mar, Chile
Murales por la paz, meeting mural painting for the centenary of Christ Re deemer, Mendoza, Argentina
Mural painting, Ex-Cárcel Cultural Park with Marcelino Truong, Lire en Fête festival, Valparaíso, Chile
2003 Mi Ciudad, art prize, final shortlist, Municipal Gallery of Valparaiso, Chile
XXV Arte y Poesía Joven art prize, final shortlist, Farol gallery, University of Valparaíso, Chile (Cat.)
Casablanca…250 años de historia, art prize, final shortlist, Casablanca, Chile
2002 Mi Ciudad, art prize, final shortlist, Municipal Gallery of Valparaiso, Chile
2001 Pequeño Formato, art prize, final shortlist, Balmaceda 1215, to Valparaíso and Viña del Mar, Chile
PRIZES AND FELLOWSHIPS

2015 Art residency grant at Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seoul Fundation for Arts and Culture, Korea
2011 Prix Découverte, Commission for Assistance to the comic book of the French community of Belgium
2006 Honorary Award, II Corral y su bahía painting prize, Corral, Chile
2005 Honorary Award, VI Juan Francisco González painting prize, Limache, Chile
2004 First prize, mural painting competition Todos contra el muro, Ex-Cárcel Cultural Park, Valparaíso, Chile
2001–2004 Scholarship, Degree in Fine Arts, School of Fine Arts of Valparaíso, Chile
RESIDENCIES

2015 Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seoul Fundation for Arts and Culture, Korea (3 months)
2012 Pantocrátor Gallery, Shanghai, China (3 months)
2010 Art’page, Chalet à Goblet, Switzerland
PUBLICATIONS

2015 Losito Kressmann-Zchach Foundation, Losito Kunstpreis 2015, Vernetzung, October 2015, Berlin ISBN 3-937155-15-5
7th Geumcheon Arts Factory international artists exchange, web publication.
Schöneweide Kreativ, Mareike Lemme and Marlene Lerch, Berlin, July 2015
DIE KUNST, MIT VIEL ARBEIT KEIN GELD ZU VERDIENEN, Schalter RAUM, Schöneweide Kreativ, Berlin, July 2015
2014 Alexander Gumz, “Leistungsschau der freien Szene”, Berliner Morgenpost, Di Welt, Berlin, July 2014. 16.
Alexander Gumz, “Leistungsschau der freien Szene”, Di Welt, Berlin, Juli 2014. Leistungsschau-der-freien-Szene
“KaSK”, Kunst am Spreeknie, Schock Velag & Novilla, Catalogue, Berlin, July 2014. 54.
Daniel Eltinger, “Sieben Medienkünstler zelebrieren den Nachlass technologischer Innovationen”, Kunstgeflüster, Berlin, July 2014, 10.
Steffen Blunk, “Enine wirklich große Anzahl von gutter und bemerkenswerter Kunst!”, Kunst geflüster, Berlin, July 2014, 3.
Mirja Koponen and Scott McCracken, “Paint like you mean it 2014”, Catalogue, Interviewroom 11, Edinburgh. ISBN 978-1-32-001242-3
2013 Galerie Mazzoca Catalogue 2013, Mazzocca Contemporary Paintings, Berlin, Germany
2012 Commission d’aide à la bande dessinée de la communauté française de Belgique Répertoire de 67 auteurs de bande dessinée en Wallonie et à Bruxelles, Belgium. ISBN 2-930071-83-4
2008 Pintores Noveles, Fivars Galleries, Alicante, Spain
2007 Club del libro en Español “Exhibition tribute to José Maria Sert”, Catalogue, ONU, Geneva, December 2007.
2006 "Sala Balmaceda 2005", Balmaceda 1215, Catalogue, Valparaíso, July 2006
Carlos Lastarria Hermosilla, “Dos pintores en Viña”, El Mercurio de Valparaíso, May 2006.
Virginia Vizcaino, “Y Dios creó la célula...y la célula la imagen”, Antesala Viña del Mar gallery, Viña del Mar, April 2006.
2005 University of Valparaíso, ”XXVII Concurso nacional Arte y Poesía joven”, Catalogue, Valparaíso 2005.
2003 University of Valparaíso, ”XXV Concurso nacional Arte y Poesía joven”, Catalogue, Valparaíso 2003.
ARTIST TALKS

2016 KUNST 말 - Artist Talk Program "Artistic experience in Korea #1", Gallery2, Berlin, Germany
COLLECTIONS

Shandong Art Museum, Jinan, China
Cultural Corporation of Viña del Mar, Municipal Council of Viña del Mar, Chile
House of Culture of Limache, Municipal Council of Limache, Chile
Private collections in Switzerland, Chile, Germany and Belgium