Mario Alvarez

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Born in Argentina to parents of Italian and Spanish origin, he traveled the world for 40 years, on a journey of artistic and personal research between Asia, America and Europe.

He has worked, among other things, in humanitarian-educational projects and carried out artistic-didactic workshops and projects of environmental recovery and forestation in the indigenous communities of the Andes, in Argentina, Chile, Peru, Bolivia, Amazonia, Italy, Spain and France. He has collaborated with Unesco in human values ​​education projects in India.

His artistic research is expressed through photography, video art, performance, land-art, urban art and creative recycling, without ever abandoning contact with nature. Elements such as wood, stone, earth, water, together with plants, are the protagonists in his works.
His life experiences and his ethological gaze, always documented by photographic shots and writing, allow him to grasp unusual aspects of life and nature and to testify them in his artistic production.

He has exhibited and performed in New York, Long Island, Miami Design District, Buenos Aires, Genoa, Milan, Rome, Madrid, Barcelona, ​​Toledo and other cities and in international fairs including Art Basel Miami Beach, ArteFiera Bologna, Arco Madrid, Fiac Paris, ArteBA Buenos Aires, Fotografia Europea.