Mario de Vega
Mario de Vega was born 1979 in Mexico City. Through site-specific interventions, sound, sculpture, actions and publications in diverse formats, his research explores the value of failure, vulnerability and simulation. De Vega has lead seminars, workshops and talks at Universität der Künste Berlin, Internationales Musikinstitut Darmstadt, Technische Universität Berlin, Centro de Diseno, Cine d y Televisión, Braunschweig University of Art, KW Institut for Contemporary Art Berlin, Laboratorio Arte Alameda, Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien, Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, Goucher College, ArtPlay Center, LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, and Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center, between others. De Vega holds over 10 publications, in which stands out Atrás, the first retrospective of his works with texts by Guillermo Santamaria, Michel Blancsubé, Andrés Oriard and Björn Gottstein. His work has been exhibited in different contexts throughout Mexiko, North America, South Afrika, India, Russia, Japan und in Europe. He lives and works in Berlin and Mexico City.
As of January 2017