C.V.

SACHIYO NISHIMURA
B 1978 Santiago de Chile. Currently living in London, UK.

University Studies

2007/2008 MA Fine Art, Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London, UK.
1996/2001 BA Fine Art, Universidad Católica de Chile.

Other Studies

2002
Professional course: Creative Process on Photography, Escuela de Fotografía Grisart, Barcelona, Spain.
Professional course: Digital Photography, Escuela de Fotografía IDEP, Barcelona, Spain.

Solo Exhibitions

2014
"Líneas"Galeria XS, Santiago de Chile.

2010
"Excerpts from the City", Galería AFA, Santiago de Chile.

2009
“Landscapes: Intervals and Displacements”, Howard Gardens Gallery, Cardiff UK.

2007
“Cityscapes and Fictions”, Galería A.M.S., Santiago de Chile.

2006
“Composition Schemes”, Galería AFA, Santiago de Chile.
“Lanscape/Panorama: Out of Scale”, Galería Animal, Santiago de Chile.

2002
“Analytical Recomposition of Urban Landscape”, Galeria Centro de Extension UC, Santiago de Chile.

Group Exhibitions

2015
"Alignment", Anise Gallery, London UK.

2013
"Random Structures", Architectural Association, London UK
"Landscaped", Sarah Myerscough Gallery, London UK.

2012
"Stories in Line and Light", Anise Gallery, London UK.
"Infrastructures", Anise Gallery, London UK.

2011
"The Title Art Prize Exhibition", Blankspace, Manchester UK.
"The London Group Open 2011", The Cello Factory, London UK.
"Chile: Fotografia y Convivencia", Castillo Montjuic, Barcelona Spain.
"Fotografia Chilena Contemporanea", Parque Rodo, Motevideo Uruguay.
"Altered Landscapes", London Artfair 2011 and The Front Room, London UK.
"Open Photography 2", Invited Artist. Royal West Academy, Bristol UK.

2010
"This is Not a Gateway", Hanbury Hall, London UK.
"Structurescapes", Art on 5 Gallery, University of Essex, UK.
13th Japan Media Arts Festival, Tokyo Japan.
"Print Now" Bearspace, London Art Fair, UK.

2009
"New Realities", Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London UK.
"DLA Piper Art Awards 2009", Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London UK.
"Platform Translation/Street Hacker", Galeria Centro de Extension UC, Stgo, Chile.
"The Open West", Summerfield Gallery and The Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum, Cheltenham, UK.

2008
"Landscape I. -Memory", The Parlour Project Space Gallery, London UK.
“Bloomberg New Contemporaries”, Liverpool Biennial and Rochelle School London, UK.
“Degree Show”, Central Saint Martins, London UK.
“This Constant Cracking of the Surface”, Bargehouse Oxo Tower Wharf, London UK.
“Signes d’existence”, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2007
“Signes d’existence”, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago de Chile.
“Tránsito y Transiciones (Ser Y No Ser)”, Museo de Artes Visuales, Stgo, Chile.

2006
“Artistas Siglo XXI”, Plaza Central del Centro de Extensión UC, Stgo, Chile
“Paisajes”, Sala del Museo Bellas Artes,en Mall Plaza Vespucio, Stgo, Chile

2005
“Literarte III”, Galería Artespacio, Stgo, Chile
“Conexiones”, Galería 13, Stgo, Chile

2004
“Captura y Accidente”, Espacio Concreta M100, Stgo, Chile

2003
“XXV Concurso Arte Joven”, Sala Ruben Dario, Universidad de Valparaiso, Valpo, Chile

2002
“Retorno y Referencia”, Centro Cultural de España, Stgo, Chile.

2001
“Aproximación al paisaje”, Galeria de Arte Espaciocal, Stgo, Chile.
“XXIII Concurso Arte Joven”, Instituto Chileno Norteamericano de Cultura, Valpo, Chile

2000
“Plástica 2”, Galeria de Arte MuroSur, Stgo, Chile.

1999
“Arte Joven”, Museo Nacional de David J. Guzmán, San Salvador, El Salvador.
“XXI Concurso Arte Joven”, Sala Rubén Darío, Universidad de Valparaíso, Valpo, Chile.

Grants and Awards

2012
Flash Forward 2012, selected as UK winners, Magenta Foundation.

2011
Chelsea Arts Club Trust Stan Smith Award. CACT & The London Group, UK.

2010
Honourable Mention at Flash Forward 2010, Magenta Foundation.
Jury Recommended Work at 13th Japan Media Arts Festival, Tokyo Japan.

2009
First Prize at DLA Piper Art Award 2009, UK.

2008
Bloomberg New Conteporaries, UK.
Nominee at the 4th Annual Black and White Spider Awards, USA.

2007/2005/2003/2001
FONDART (Chilean government grant for artistic projects)

2006
Honourable Mention at the competition “4to Concurso Artes y Letras”, Museo de Bellas Artes, Stgo, Chile.
Honourable Mention at the competition “Artistas Siglo XXI”, Centro de Extensión UC, Stgo, Chile.

2005
First Prize at the competition “Literarte III”, Galería Artespacio, Santiago de Chile.

2003
First Prize at the competition “XXV Arte Joven”, Universidad de Valparaiso, Chile.

2001
Funds for Artistic Projects, Municipalidad de Vitacura, Stgo, Chile

1998
Academic Excellence Grant, Art Faculty, Universidad Catolica de Chile.

 

Publications


-"Outsider: Public Art and the Politics of the English Garden Square" by Catalina Pollak. (participation as invited artist). common-editions, UK.
I.S.B.N. 978-0-9931563-3-5 

-“Flash Forward 2012, Emerging Photographers”, Magenta Foundation.
I.S.B.N. 9781-926856-03-2

-“Flash Forward 2010, Emerging Photographers”, Magenta Foundation.
I.S.B.N. 9781-926856-02-5 

-“Sachiyo Nishimura / Landscapes: Intervals and Displacements”, UWIC /UK 2009.
I.S.B.N. 987-0-95554778-5-0 

-“BloombergNewContemporaries2008”,NewContemporaries(1988)Ltd./UK2008.
I.S.B.N.978-0-9540848-8-2 

-“AFA01”, Galeria AFA, AFA Editions / Chile, 2007.
I.S.B.N. 956-8627-00-3 

-“Signes d’existence”, Publicacion MAC, Facultad de Artes Universidad de Chile / 2007.
I.S.B.N. 978-956-19-0566-5 

-“99 Silhouettes”, Debut Publications Ltd / UK 2006.
I.S.B.N. 13: 978-0-9552431-1-0 

 



Other Activities

2008/today Freelance Photographer and Digital Retouching.
2005/2006 Art Director at Advertisement agency, Maquina Publicidad, Stgo, Chile.
2002/2004 Designer at Advertisement agency, Euro RSCG, Stgo, Chile.
1998/2000 Assistantship at School of Art. Universidad Católica de Chile.