Born in 1992, Madrid (Spain)

Works and lives between Oxford (UK) and Madrid (Spain).

EDUCATION

2021-2022.  Postdoctoral Art Fellowship UCM, Madrid, Spain

2016-2020.  Ph.D. in Fine Arts, FPI Research Fellow. Complutense University of Madrid (UCM), Madrid, Spain

                    Thesis Prototypes and archetypes in the representation of sleep paralysis: an artistic approach.

                    Supervisor: Tonia Raquejo Grado

2015-2016. MA Art, Creation and Research (MAC+I), Complutense University of Madrid (UCM), Madrid, Spain

2014-2015. BA in Design, Francisco de Vitoria University (UFV), Madrid, Spain


2010-2014. BA in Fine Arts, Francisco de Vitoria University (UFV), Madrid, Spain

2010-2014Expert in Creative Management, Francisco de Vitoria University (UFV), Madrid, Spain

RESEARCH

Research Groups

2020 - Now. Member of the Research Group of the Pedagogical Museum of Children`s Art (GiMuPAI), UCM
                    IP: Manuel Hernández Belver

2016 - Now. Member of the Research Group on Innovation and Image Analysis (IAI), UFV
                    IP: Pablo López Raso

Research Projects

 

2020 - Now. Participatory visual arts as a welfare resource for hospitalized children and adolescents (AVISPAR), UCM

                    (PR87-1922605). IP: Manuel Hernández Belver

2020 - Now. Innovation Strategies in Cultural Myth Criticism: AGLAYA, UCM
                    (H2019/HUM5714). IP: José Manuel Losada

2017 - 2021. Art and Embodied Cognition in Creative Processes: Ecological Awareness of the Self in the Environment, UCM                          (HAR2017-85485-P). IP: Tonia Raquejo Grado

2016 - 2019. Acis-Galatea, UCM

                     (H2015/HUM-3362). IP: José Manuel Losada

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2020 - 2021 Teaching Assistant. Course on Contemporary Art Theory (Last final year undergraduate). 

                    Teaching Assistant. Course on Art Theory and Neurolinguistic programming (Master's Degree in Artistic

                     Education in Social and Cultural Institutions)

                     Faculty of Arts. Complutense University of Madrid (UCM)

2019 - 2020 Teaching Assistant. Course on Contemporary Art Theory (Last final year undergraduate). 

                     Faculty of Arts. Complutense University of Madrid (UCM)

2017 - 2018  Art Tutor. Arteshop Programm. Bilbao. (Undergraduates, graduates, and Ph.D. students)

                      The University of the Basque Country/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea (UPV/EHU)

2012 - 2014 Art Teacher and volunteer with children and adolescents (8-18 years old) with psycho-pedagogical
                     disorders and disabilities. Provided assistance for the development of skills and personal autonomy.

                     CITO: Children’s Center for Therapy and Leisure, Madrid

2011 - 2014 Teacher of Visual Arts. 

                     Private classes of photography and painting, Madrid

SCHOLARSHIPS AND ART RESIDENCIES

 

2021 - 2022  Postdoctoral Art Fellowship. Complutense University of Madrid (UCM) (one year, 20.000 €)

2021             Santander-British Council English UP scholarship

 

2019 - 2021  PIF Ph.D. Fellowship. Complutense University and Santander Bank, Madrid (a stipend of 56.000 €)

2017             Art production scholarship. Artist program in residence. Bilbaoarte Foundation, Bilbao
                     (From January to June 2017: Work Studio, Free Accommodation, and 2.000 € productions)

2015             Excellence Grant at MA art, creation, and research (MIA+C). UCM, Madrid (1.800 €)

2014             Scholarship for academic merit. Santander Bank, Madrid (2.000 €)

Grants |Honours

2019. First award "PhDay" UCM. Madrid

2019. Finalist "ArtsFad Awards". Barcelona

2018. Finalist "BAFFEST". Barakaldo, Bilbao

2017. Finalist "Residencia de estudiantes" Grant. Madrid

2017. FELIPA MANUELA Finalist with curators Cristina Lleras Figueroa y Daniela Berger Prado. Madrid

2017. Grant Residence Foundation Bilbaoarte. Bilbao

2016. Finalist The Billboard Creative. Los Ángeles. EEUU

2016. Excellence Grant. UCM. Madrid

2016. Finalist Book FLAMANTES. Hago cosas. Madrid

2015. Finalist Analog photography REVELA-T. Barcelona

2015. Prize at the First International Biennial of Photography. Barcelona

2014. Selected for the III Conference Exploring New Visual Territories. Expanded Realities. UFV, Madrid

2013. Selected for the II Conference Exploring New Visual Territories. Creative project Pilgrimage:

photography, video, and more. UFV, Madrid

2012. Finalist Photo Contest reveals Equality between men and women. Community of Madrid in collaboration with ABC

2012. Selected for the First Conference Exploring New Visual Territories. Creative image. UFV, Madrid

Talks and Conferences

2020. International Conference Nodos del Conocimiento. University of Zaragoza, Spain. Online. Link

 

2020.  I Virtual International Congress of arts CIVARTES. Dialogues Between the plastic and visual arts and other artistic media in a time of hybridization. Jaen`s University, Spain. 2020. Online. Link


2020.  International Conference on Medicine Humanities. St Anne´s College. University of Oxford. 2020. 

2019.  International Congress of Arts and Culture. Complutense University, Madrid. Link

2019.  International Congress of the image. Manchester School of Visual Arts. Manchester, UK. Link

2019.  ANIAV - International Congress of Visual Arts Researchers. Valencia, Spain. Link

2019.  International Congress "Myth and Dream". Bologna, Italy. Link

2018.  Conference "El arte de corporeizar el entorno" - Sensory Process.  Medialab Prado, Madrid, Spain. Link

2017. Conference Acis & Galatea "Research in new technology media". UFV, Madrid, Spain

2014. III Conference "Exploring New Visual Territories. Expanded Realities." UFV, Madrid, Spain

2013. II Conference "Exploring New Visual Territories. Creative project Pilgrimage:

photography, video, and more". UFV, Madrid, Spain

2012. Conference "Exploring New Visual Territories. Creative image". UFV, Madrid, Spain

Workshops | Additional Training

2020. Cognitive Neuroscience. Nirakara Institute. Madrid

2020. Mindfulness and compassion for Education. UCM. Madrid

2018. Introduction to Psychology. Department of Continuing Education. Oxford University. Oxford, UK

2017. Photobook like an object with Yumi Goto and Juanan Requena. Getxophoto. Bilbao

2017. Digital Manufacturing. Foundation BilbaoArte. Bilbao

2016. Art Market and Photographer Marketing. PHE / PIC.A. Madrid

2016. Contemporary Artistic Photography with Juan Curto. Madrid

2016. Arduino Art Workshop. UCM. Madrid

2015. Seeing Through Photographs. MOMA

2014. Nineteenth-century photographic techniques applied to contemporary formats:

Cyanotype and Kalotipia with Macarena Moreno. UFV. Madrid

2014. Creation Workshop with Erika Diettes. Madrid

2013. Seminar Forge with Mar Solis. Madrid


2012. Seminar Anatomy drawing with Jos Lorenzo. Madrid


2011. Seminar Gallerys with Javier Riera. Madrid

ART EXHIBITIONS

2020. Hotel Four Seasons. Madrid. NEXT EXHIBITION - Dates soon

2019. ArtsFAD. Barcelona

2019. Espacio Cómplices. Madrid

2018. PostalArt. ESTAMPA Contemporary Art Fair. Madrid

2018. Espacio Cómplices. Madrid

2018. Arteshop. Mercado de la Ribera. Bilbao

2018. Rederas. Faro de Cabo Mayor. Santander

2018. Art Byblio. Barcelona

2018. Suroscopia. Córdoba

2017. Puertas Abiertas. Fundación Bilbaoarte. Bilbao

2017. CASA DECOR. Madrid

2017. Photobook. Getxophoto. Bilbao

2017. Arteshop. Mercado de la RiberaBilbao

2016. Círculo de Bellas Artes. Tenerife

2016. Inquire in my own room. Noir Vilaine. Hôtel Pasteur. Rennes. France

2016. MIAC. La Trasera. Fine Arts University. UCM. Madrid

2016. Sala Juana Mordó. Círculo de Bellas Artes. Madrid

2016. Hoy es un día cualquiera a mediados de 2030. Espacio Urg3l. Madrid

2016. VITRA. Madrid

2016. DONOSTI ARTEAN. International Contemporary Art Fair. Kursaal. Donostia

2016. JUSTMAD7. Coam. Madrid

2016. Exposición satélite JUSTMAD. Fine Arts University. UCM. Madrid

2015. THEREDOOM Gallery. Madrid

2015. EDINBURGH ART FAIR. Edimburgo

2015. GAUDÍ Gallery. Madrid

2015. V Centenario Santa Teresa de Jesús. Ávila

2015. Forja I. Ateneo de Madrid

2015. Museo del Traje. Madrid

2015. Pasarela EMERGE. DIMAD, Madrid

2015. EMERGE, Matadero de Madrid

2015. Revela-T. Barcelona 

2015. Rafael Pérez Hernándo Gallery. Madrid

2014. DONOSTI ARTEAN. International Contemporary Art Fair. Kursaal. Donostia

2014. Galería Sky Gallery Arts, Barcelona

2014. I Bienal Internacional de Fotografía. Galería Sky Gallery Arts. Barcelona

2013. Art Factory. Galería Espacio para el Arte de Silvia Anel. Madrid

2013. Beatos de Liébana. Biblioteca UFV. Madrid

2013. Espacio de Exposiciones 13 UFV. Madrid

2012. Revelarte. Museo ABC. Madrid

2012. Revelarte. ESTAMPA 12. Matadero de Madrid

2012.  Espacio de Exposiciones 12 UFV. Madrid

ArtWork Activity

2015. ERIKA DIETTES. ARCO. Making Shrouds off the project by the artist Erika Diettes in the Church of San Jose. Madrid. Link

2013. LOS CAPINTEROS. Artistic assistant in the study of Cuban artists Los Carpinteros. Link

2012. EDUARDO ZAMARRO. Congress Coca-Cola Happiness Eduard Punset. Canal Theatre. Madrid. Link

 

Publications | Media | Journals

SALAZAR, A. (2019) Fiction and realities in the image. Tenth International Conference On The Image. Manchester Metropolitan University. (UK)

SALAZAR, A. (2019) The representation of sleep paralysis in art: incubus and succubus. International Congress of Myth and Dream. Bolonia University (Italy)

SALAZAR, A (2014). Hacia la expansión de los espacios creativos. Jornadas “Explorando los Nuevos Territorios Visuales”. Universidad Francisco de Vitoria. Catálogo de exposición. Ed: UFV, Madrid. Pp. 174 – 175 ISBN: (Pendiente)

SALAZAR, A. (2013). Realidad Virtual. Jornadas “Explorando los Nuevos Territorios Visuales”. Universidad Francisco de Vitoria. Catálogo de exposición. Ed: UFV, Madrid. Pp. 130 - 131. ISBN: 978-84-695-8625-9

 

SALAZAR, A (2012). La imagen como germen creativo. Jornadas “Explorando los Nuevos Territorios Visuales”. Universidad Francisco de Vitoria. Catálogo de exposición. Ed: UFV, Madrid. Pp. 77 - 78. ISBN: (Pendiente)

SOIRZINE. Miami

JUSTMAD. 

FLAMANTES

DESCUBRIR EL ARTE. Emerge 2015-16: recent graduates in Fine Arts.

LA FLECHA EN LA DIANA. Amaia Salazar at FORJA I.

LA FLECHA EN LA DIANA. Inauguración EMERGE 15/16.

MIRADA 21. The degree of Fine Arts UFV held the 6th edition of EMERGE

PAC. EMERGE 2014-15. Young artists in the gallery Rafael Pérez Hernando

MADRID ART PROCESS. EMERGE 

LA FLECHA EN LA DIANA. Amaia Salazar en Emerge

MADRID ART PROCESS. EMERGE 

BAIDEWEI. Amaia Salazar

ABC REVELARTE. Different but equal

Collection

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