BIO
Alfredo Salazar-Caro born in Mexico City, Mexico is a multimedia artist and educator, currently based in Chicago. He works with sculpture and digital media including video, animated gifs, and virtual reality. Through these mediums Alfredo explores phenomenology, identity, memory, and time. Of these concepts, time and memory have become most central to his artistic practice. Recently such concepts have manifested themselves as digital avatars and virtual reconstructions of environments, often creating a form of hyper self-portraiture for participatory engagement and viewing.

In addition to his studio practice Alfredo Salazar-Caro continues to explore curatorial practices as he leads projects such as Street Team— a guerilla installation of .movs and animated gifs composed by several contemporary artists of varying disciplines whose works were projected on permanent collections of major museums and galleries throughout the world.

Alfredo Salazar-Caro has exhibited nationally and internationally in cities such as Dallas, Chicago, New York, Toronto, Amsterdam, London, Berlin, and of course in his hometown Mexico City.
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[STREET_TEAM]


Dates:
Fri Apr 06, 2012 09:00 - Sun May 06, 2012

[STREET_TEAM] is a curatorial project by Alfredo Salazar-Caro in which Animated .GIF's and short video loops were guerrilla installed in Museums and art institutions in 5 different countries.
These institutions included the Tate Modern in London, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen in Rotterdam, BOZAR in Belgium and the Museo Soumaya in Mexico City among others.

Featuring the works of:
A Bill Miller
Jon Cates
Jeremiah Johnson
Francoise Gamma
Eric Fleischauer
Lori Felker
Brian Khek
Till Wittwer
David Cox
Theodore Darst
Andrew Rosinski
Rosa Menkman
Patrick Quinn
Alfredo Salazar-Caro

Contact: salazarcaro23@gmail.com