Carlos Salazar-Lermont | Curatorial Assistant, Director | Chicago | Art Jobs
Country: United States
City: Chicago
Industry: Arts & Culture
Professional Title: Curatorial Assistant, Director
Specialties: academic research, Curatorial Research, Media and public relations

- About -

I have a BFA in Sculpture from UNEARTE (2012), a Technical Highschool degree on Fine Arts in Drawing and Painting from the Escuela de Artes Visuales Cristóbal Rojas (2005) and I am a candidate to a a Dual MA program in Arts Administration & Policy and Modern and Contemporary Art History in the School of the Art Institute (SAIC) candidate with the support of the New Artists Society scholarship. In 2013 I was distinguished with and Honourable Mention in the XVI Jóvenes con FIA Salon and in 2014 with the Salón Jóvenes con FIA 2.0/3 Prize. I also received a Honorable Mention for curating Desafío al Poder, framed in the International Contemporary Art Biennial of Los Andes. I have shown my work in several international events as Experiencias de la Carne (Lima y Trujilo, Perú, 2015), Soap Box Sessions (London, United Kingdom, 2015), PAEkort #14 (Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2014), Rapid Pulse International Performance Art Festival (Chicago, United States, 2013), TRAMPOLIM_plataforma do encontro con a arte de performance (Vitoria, Brazil, 2011), NADAQUEVER (Argentina, 2011), HORASperdidas (Monterrey, México, 2010), and Performar (Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 2009). Among the national performance art events of which I have been part in my country of origin are ID performance, Encuentro de Arte Corporal, Velada de Santa Lucía, Fugaz: Feria de Performance del Estado Lara, NOMASDECINCO, PerfoChoroní, and many others. In 2014, I started P3 Plataforma Para Performance organization, to impulse the creation, dissemination, research and education related to Performance Art. In 2015 I created the International Performance Art Biennial of Caracas. At SAIC I have been awarded with the Student Leadership Award, the Enrichment Fund Grant and the Graduate Curatorial Fellowship.