Paúl Sebastián Rosero Contreras

(+593 2) 297-1700
Edificio Maxwell, M-313
  • Máster Interdisciplinar - Sistemas Cognitivos y Medios Interactivos, Universidad Pompeu Fabra, España.
  • Postgrado en Gestión Cultural y Tecnologías de la Comunicación, FLACSO -Argentina.
  • Licenciado en Arte Contemporáneo, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador.

The artistic projects that Paúl develops are deeply influenced by aspects of marine biology, microbiology, and geology. Constantly using the idea of ​​the expedition as a working method, his research has taken him to special places such as Antarctica, the Black Sea, or the Galapagos Islands.

Paul has received national and international awards and his work has been exhibited widely around the world at sites such as the 57th Venice Biennale, Antarctic Pavilion, Italy, at the 5th Moscow Biennale of Young Art, at the Quai Branly Museum in Paris, France, at the Cervantes Institute in Rome, Italy, at the Zaragoza History Museum, Spain, the H2 Art Center in Augsburg, Germany, at the 11th Cuenca Biennial, Ecuador, at Import Projects, Berlin, Germany, at the 1st Biennial Antarctica, in the 1st Bienal del Sur in Argentina, at SIGGRAPH 2017 in Los Angeles, among other places.

Paúl teaches and researches at COCOA in collaboration with scientists from COCIBA, Universidad San Francisco de Quito and has been a visiting professor at the School of Fine Arts in Bordeaux, France and the California Institute of the Arts, United States.