Fernando Sánchez Castillo



About Fernando Sánchez Castillo

NameFernando Sánchez Castillo (Fernando Sanchez Castillo)
Birth LocationMadrid, ES
MediaTime-Based Media, Sculpture, Performance/Happening

Fernando Sánchez Castillo's Biography

Fernando Sánchez Castillo is a Spanish sculptor, performance artist, and time-based media artist. He was born in 1970 in Madrid, Spain. He received his BA in Fine Arts from the Complutense University of Madrid in 1995, and his MA in Fine Arts from the University of Granada in 1998. Sánchez Castillo's work typically focuses on the notion of time, exploring the concept through the use of sculpture, installation, and video. His sculptures often incorporate materials such as wood, metal, and clay, and are often accompanied by sound. In his performance works, he uses his body to explore the effects of time and transformation. He has exhibited his work in galleries and museums around the world, including exhibitions in the United States, Spain, Italy, and Finland. His work has been featured in the collections of the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and the Madrid Contemporary Art Museum. He has been presented with numerous awards, including the National Sculpture Award in Spain, the Excellence in Art Award from the Spanish Ministry of Culture and Education, and the National Prize for Art in Spain. He is currently working on a series of public sculptures, installations, and
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