Augusto Gerardi

Werdegang / Ausbildung: 
Augusto Gerardi (Caracas, 1989) is an artist and researcher who works with the relation between art, life, politics, and digital media.
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Coordinator of Busca tu espacio a British Council and European Union co-funded project in Venezuela, meant to help young people living in challenging circumstances to get away from violence. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L38ZnCzczR4&t=241s La Meta es Desmontar la Simulacion (The Goal is to Remove the Simulation) is a Facebook group appears just a few days after the start of the student protests against the government of the president Maduro in Venezuela. This group is a visual response to the facts of the contemporary history of the country. Is a space for open dialogue, a collaborative and growing online platform that showcases and disseminates proposals focus on social and politics issues addressed in the aesthetics of remix, looking problematize the image and its role within the hegemonies of power. https://la-meta.tumblr.com/ Part of the international conference Show and Tells https://www.coleccioncisneros.org/seminario/2017