Victor (b.1980 Mexico City) studied actuarial sciences at the UNAM, with specialty in finances. After working for 5 years in actuarial related jobs he decides to change to photography.


In 2005 he starts to study photography for several years within the workshops taught by Lazaro Blanco in the Casa del Lago in Mexico City and takes in 2007, in the same place, the courses of Cinema in Video and Cinematographic Script with Juan Santiago Huerta. He moves to Montreal in 2008 where he studied Photography at the Dawson College. Currently he works as a fine art photographer and documentary filmmaker.


For more information about Victor, visit www.vvvphoto.com


EXHIBITIONS


2012 | Artscape Wychwood Barns, Toronto

2012 | Espace Infopresse, Montréal

2012 | Sommerset House, London, UK

2011 | 18 Exmouth Market, London, UK

2011 | Gallery Centre Culturel Valery Larbaud, Vichy, France


FILMS


2012 | "Paal” 21 min, documentary, Co-director, co-producer, photography

2008 | "Ciudad Huacal” 10 min, documentary, Photography


AWARDS


2012 | Sony World Photo Awards / Open Category Enhanced Images First Prize 

2012 | PDNedu / Fine Art-Personal Work Grand Prize

2012 | International Photography Awards / Digitally Enhanced Honorable Mention

2012 | Applied Arts Awards / Student Photography Prize

2012 | Prix Lux / Student Personal Project Prize

2010 | Laisse-Moi Voir contest organized by Quebec’s National Fine Arts Museum Jury Prize

2009 | El Cielo Desde México / Light Pollution Category First Prize


EDUCATION


2009 - 2012 | Professional Photography (DEC) – Dawson College

2008 | Cinema on video workshop – UNAM

2006 - 2008 | Photography workshop – UNAM

1997 - 2001 | License in Actuary (BAC) – UNAM