Roberto de la Torre
Roberto de la Torre (b. Mexcio, 1967) lives and works in Mexico City. He studied at Escuela Nacional de Pintura, Escultura y Grabado “La Esmeralda” in Mexico City, where he is currently a professor in Visual Arts. He has participated in various national and international art festivals throughout North and South America, and in Germany, China, Spain, Finland, Japan, India, England, Poland, Portugal, and Russia.
The monograph of his work was published in 2005 (De la mordida al camello, Roberto de la Torre / Selected Work 2000-2005), and his work appears in various other local and foreign media. He participated as a tutor in the Scholarship Program for Young Artists at the National Fund for Culture and the Arts (FONCA) in the area of alternative media from 2010-2011, where he is currently part of an on-going program (2012-2015) to support the National System of Art Creators in the area of alternative means.
Image credit: Peter England by Roberto de la Torre. Performance supported by Vadhera Art Gallery & Lakeerenm Contemporary Art Gallery, New Delhi, India, 2013. Photo: Babu Eshwar Prased.
List of Works