Illustration: Stipan Tadić, 'Super Andrija', 2018
Volunteering period will be from March until May of 2022, to help at the upcoming exhibition “Are you sure you want to leave?”, a selection of the OSTRALE Biennale "Breathturn".
Deadline: February 27, midnight
We would like volunteers to help throughout the exhibition minimum once a week for 5 hours. Volunteering periods are:
• Exhibition installation, preparation between March 1 - 18
• Art mediation, exhibition guarding between March 19 - May 22
• Conversational level of Hungarian and English
• Having personal interest in cultural and art related projects
• We can provide you with the signing of your school / university documents (if required), along with inviting you to gain a basic insight of the content, preparation and outcome of a Budapest-based international contemporary art exhibition.
Being an independent cultural institution and a centre of contemporary arts, art quarter budapest hosts a wide diversity of programs. The building complex consists of a broad collective of in-house visual and performance artists and gives home to creative industry companies also. Aqb curates local on-site exhibitions and hosts a residency program for various international creators.
Álvaro Icaza (Perú, 1982) started studying painting at the Universidad Católica del Perú in 2001. He continued his studies at the University of Barcelona, dedicating himself especially to drawing and digital media. In this city, Álvaro’s projects were selected for Injuve 2009, Sala d’Art Jove 2010 Barcelona and Mónica al Carrer 2010, among others. In 2010, he was part of the Artist in Residency selection of the Can Xalant Creative Centre of Visual Arts and Contemporary Thinking. In 2011, he
concluded the Modern Grammars Postgraduate Course (Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona).
In 2012, Álvaro returned to Lima and self-published an art book - “Cubrir una cosa con otra” (To cover one thing with another) – and also presented “Explorando el espacio vacío intermedio”, an exhibition that gathers his collaboration with Verónica Luyo during their residence in Spain. In 2013, he was part of “Recent paths in art theory and practice” seminar, run by Max Hernández. His work has recently been shown at the New Digital Media Biennale in Sao Paulo, and the II Photographie Biennale in Lima. During 2014 he won the third prize of the National Visual Arts Grant, which is promoted by the French Embassy in Lima. Recently Álvaro won an honorable mention at Experimental short film category in the National Film Contest (DAFO).