About

Carlos Eguiguren

 

Was born in Santiago Chile in 1955, 

1976 decided to become a photographer after studying Art at Universidad Catolica Chile. He started as

an assistant to Chilean photographer Roberto Edwards at Paula magazine

1979 emigrated to New York.

During the 14 years that he lived and worked in New York city as a photographer he established friendship

and made portraits of artist as Paul Jenkins, Bob Cato, Mitch Miller, Alfred Eisenstaedt, William Wegman, Alfred Eisenstaedt, Amy Arbus, Gordon Parks, Janos Starker, Milton Glaser,etc.

 

 Solo Exhibits.

1990 Exhibit at Praxis Gallery Santiago Chile Nudes on Polaroid 20x24

2004 Exhibit at Marlborough Gallery Transluces Santiago   Chile

2008 Exhibit his work Estructuras at the Museum Nacional de Bellas Artes Chile.

2010 Exhibit the series Valparaiso at Patricia Ready Art Gallery.

2014 Exibit his work HABITAT at Artespacio Gallery.Santiago Chile

 

Group Shows.

He was invited to exhibit his work at the Centre International Dart Contemporain Paris

2011 Invited to Atlanta USA, to participate on Art Above Underground.

2014 He was invited to show his work at Pinta Art FairMiami,Florida

2016 exhit his work at ART SANTIAGO, art fair at GAM Cultural Center Gabriela Mistral

2016 Invited to Bienal de Arte Contemporaneo, Buenos Aires, Argentina, at Cultural Center Jorge Luis Borges 

2016 invited to the6th Biennale at Jinan, China.

Personal Books.

2008 Publish his first personal book “30 años de fotografia” ( 30 years of photography )

2009 Publish his second book “Bocetos de Valparaíso.”

This book is about his digital work of Valparaiso, Chile.

 

Contact: carloseguiguren@gmail.com