The work of Mario de Vega is contextual, embracing the tension between documentation and performativity. Actions, photographs, video, objects, remain, events, and situations producing ambiguous relations between condensed energies, systems and spaces.
He has been guest artist and lecturer at Universität der Künste Berlin, Rijksakademie Amsterdam, Internationales Musikinstitut Darmstadt, Technische Universität Berlin, Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux Arts de Paris, Kyushu University, écal, Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien, among others.
His work has been exhibited in Mexico, North America, Chile, South Africa, India, South Korea, China, Russia, Japan and around Europe.
Since 2020, Mario de Vega is Professor for Sound at Kunsthochschule Kassel.
fot. Krzysztof Zieliński