Oscar Villegas Paez
Oscar Villegas Paez was born in La Paz, Bolivia in 1966 and moved to Ecuador in 1969, where he established his residence. He currently lives and works in Madrid, Spain. He has a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Photography from the School of Visual Arts in New York. He speaks five languages and is an independent curator, photographer and film-maker. He has worked as Adjunct Director of the Photography Department at The New School University in New York and as Professor of Art History and Photography at Saint Johns University in New York. He currently works as Director of the Photography Department at the Istituto Europeo di Design in Madrid. He has exhibited extensively all over the world and his work is part of important private collections.