Preview Miami Art Basel Week 2018

December 2018

Art week

STUDYING DA' VINCI

SANTIAGO BETANCUR ZULUAGA

Born in Colombia. Master in Fine Arts 
at National University of Colombia 
1998.
 

Based in Miami Fl.  since 2008.



Professional photographer of Fashion, editorials and advertising during 25 years
. Painter and Drawer
.



Grants received:

• Counselor in the Graduation Project on Physical Engineering of student Melissa Palacio from Universidad Nacional de Colombia 2.008, winner of the global prize Fringie Art Competition California 2008. (Scientist Photography)

• Guest as a Visual Artist at the Miami Short Film Festival 2013.

• Nominated  to best experimental film at the Miami Short Film Festival 2013.Personalized 

 

As a teacher

• Currently teaching at Unilatina University. Miami Gardens  since 2015.

• Teacher of photography  in fine  arts career at 
National university of Colombia 2005-2006 
 


• Design professor at the University of los Andes, Bogotá, 2008.


• Personalized classes of photography and drawing.

 

Conference presentations

• “Pompas de jabón, la simetría de la naturaleza”  at Parque Explora Medellín (Colombia) 2014

• “Dime con qué te identificas y te diré que tan buen artista eres”  at Casa Cultural de el Poblado(Colombia) 29/01/2014



WORK AREAS

ART

"Pop - Traits"

 

"His work begins with a memory that is a knot of memories which are woven around each other. When the knots become too tight, Betancur reaches in, pulls them out and sets those beautiful monsters free".  

Neil de la Flor. Knight Foundation. 2012

about the artist

ART & SCIENCE

Bubles in Mind

 

"The artist also uses photography to bring us close-up views of the extraordinary, fantastical patterns created when light hits the surface of soap bubbles". 

Karen Kedmey. Artsy. 2014. 

SOAP BUBBLES WORLD

COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY

 

His passion for photography started more than twenty years ago. Through his career he had the opportunity to work as a fashion photographer with the best model agencies in Colombia. 

He discovers beauty trough his lens and the light always take special place on all his photos.

Click here

Join Our Mailing List

Contact Us

Get in Touch

Santiago Betancur

Miami, Fl. United States

+1 (786) 718-3862

Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: 10am-5pm

Sunday: Closed