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2D/Traditional, 2D Computer, Cut-outs
In 2019, inspired by the architectonical current called ‘brutalism’, I painted 30 medium format oil artworks. Since its beginning I thought about the idea to take raw format photos with my semiprofessional camera, in order to process them afterwards on photoshop and upload them to produce a shortcut. Such idea is the result of this experimental video.
ABEL GARCIA JIMENEZ graduated from business school at UNAM [summa cum laude], awarded with the alfonso caso’s medal for my marketing master degree’s paper.
i have worked as political communication and advertising consultant for more than 20 years. developed as creative director and audiovisual producer.
in 2010, i won first place on the mexico’s bicentenary national award of visual arts, on the installation category. nevertheless, most of my plastic work happens on several techniques as graphite, engraving, oil, acrylic and digital media.
i’ve participated in several film festivals with at least three shorts, still do. some of them have been semifinalist and finalist, the last one: ‘las meal’, has been recently as nominee in the ‘filmóptico international film festival’.
i have devoted my life to art and, for over 10 years, to my brand and life artwork: ojolo.