Juan Downey is known primarily as a pioneering video artist but also works in drawing, electronic media, installation, painting, performance, and printmaking. Much of his video work critiques the purported objectivity of ethnographic observation and documentation.

Juan Downey
Juan Downey
Santiago, 1940 - 1993

Past Exhibitions

Toda Percepción es una Interpretación: You are Part of It

Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation – CIFO
30/11/2016 — 12/03/2017

Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today

Museo Jumex Arte Contemporáneo
19/11/2015 — 07/02/2016

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Santiago Country of birth: Chile Date of birth: 1940 - 1993