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Curriculum Vitae   [download pdf]


Academic Qualifications

2002-03
DFFB, DEUTSCHE FILM UND FERNSEHE AKADEMIE,
BERLIN, Berlin, Germany
Gast Student for Film Analysis and Film History

2001
BUNDESARCHIV FILMARCHIV
Berlin, Germany
Internship in Film Conservation

1992
ICCROM (Unesco Academie Rome)
Rome, Italy
Diplom: Scientific Principles of Conservation

1987-88
EX-MONASTERO DELLA TRINITA
Brescia,Italy
Diploma in Easel Paintings Conservation
Dissertation Topic: "Wooden Polychromed Sculpture"

1985-87
ISTITUTO PER L´ARTE E IL RESTAURO
Palazzo Spinelli, Florence, Italy
Diploma in Conservation of Wooden Artefacts

1976-81
UNIVERSITY OF BARCELONA
Barcelona, Spain
Master´s Degree in Humanities (History, Art History, Geography)



Work Experience

Photographer

2010
The Banff Centre, "the Object of Art" Masterclass
with Ken Lum "Glyde Hall Portraits", Banff, 2010
"Une certain regard" Solo show, Lorch+Seidel Gallery, Berlin (Catalogue)
"Arteleku Erretratuak" new serie, (Work in Progress)

2009
Arteleku, San Sebastián, "Portrait and identity"
workshop by Hellen van Meene IKG
Acad Calgary, "Calgary Nocturnes, lanes" curated by Wayne Baerwaldt
Tape Modern #08, Berlin "Black", curated by Amir Fattal
Scope Basel, Scope Miami, Berliner Preview, Wilde Gallery, Berlin
Solo Show "Flohmarkt, Nacht" Peter Wilde Gallery, Berlin, (Catalogue)

2008
"Toronto Nocturnes" Nuit Blanche 2008, Toronto,
curated by Wayne Baerwaldt "Inventary 1" Wilde Gallery , Berlin



Conservator

2000-07
BODE MUSEUM, Skulpturensammmlung
Berlin, Germany
Conservation of several Polychromed Italian Terracotta Sculptures, S.XV-XVI
(Jacopo della Quercia, Andrea della Robbia, Michele da Firenze, Vincenzo Onofri)

1999
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
New York, USA
Conservation of Charles & Ray Eames, "Glider Nose", 1943
Examination and Treatment Proposal of Baranoff-Rossiné´s "Symphonie n°1",1913.
Cleaning and examination of works from Donald Judd and Brancusi

1996-2000
BUNDESDENKMALAMT
Vienna, Austria
Conservation of Michael Pacher´s Altar in St Wolfang, Upper Austria
Conservation of Wiener Neustadter Altar in St Stephan Cathedral, Vienna
Admont Abbey, Styria, Austria
Joseph Stammel´s Sculptures at the Abbey Library, 1760

1991-96
ALBAYALDE Conservation Studio
San Sebastián, Spain
Conservator of Polychromed Sculptures

Projects included:
-Museo Diocesano, San Sebastián
-Museo de Bellas Artes, Vitoria
-Museo Julio Beobide, Zumaia
-Iglesia de San Esteban, Larraul, Main Altarpiece XVII C
-Iglesia de San Juán Bautista, Hernani, seven Altarpieces, XVII C

1988-91
ARTELEKU Regional Government Conservation Studio
San Sebastián, Spain
Conservator and Studio Co-ordinator

Projects included:
-Conservation of Bidaurreta Altarpiece, XVI C
-Conservation of Albiztur Altarpiece, XVI C
-Conservation of Murinondo Madonna, XVI C

1988
TEATRO PONCHIELLI
Cremona, Italy
Analytical study of the polychromed layers of the architectural
decorations prior to Conservation

1983-85
MUSEO DE SAN TELMO
San Sebastián, Spain



Apprentice
Specialising in the conservation of wooden artefacts



Publications

1993
"An artist´s questionnaire on the treatment and techniques of conservation
for contemporary art" Spanish Group for the Conservation
of Contemporary Art, Vitoria 1993

1991
"The Conservation of the Bidaurreta Altarpiece"
San Sebastián 1991



Scholarships

2010
Diputación de Gipuzkoa, Comision "Arteleku Erretratuak"

2000
Ronald Lauder Grant, intership in MoMA, New York

1992
European Union. Studies at ICCROM, Rome, Italy

1986-88
Diputación de Gipuzkoa. Conservation studies in Italy

1985-86
San Sebastián City Hall. Conservation studies in Florence, Italy