Bio


Raúl Sarasola, Rivera - Uruguay, 1963.

● Visual artist, journalist, publicist, university teacher.
● Disciple of Osmar Santos, in the 80's goes to live in Montevideo.
● 1986 National School of Visual Arts (4 años).
● 1989 Hugo Mercader studio.
● Sculpture classes with Javier Nieva.
● In 1990 creates his own studio of artistic investigation and experimentation (“Tayerta”) with Daniel Riera and Leo Alvarez.
● From that moment, shows his work in Galería Calle Entera. Participates in several collective shows in Montevideo and interior.
● At that time begins to venture in other disciplines such as stage design for theatre (Notariado, cultural spaces).
● Performs murals in public spaces close together with Ariel Riva and Juan José Nuñez.
● Selection for Premio ACU.
● In the 90's, moves away from painting to make audiovisual products. (Material for TV and advertising agencies)
● Developes until 2010, audiovisual products for chanels 4, 5, 10 and 12 from Montevideo.
● Selection for Premio Tabaré for best TV documentalist in three oportunities in the years 95, 97 and 98.
● Begins to paint again since 2007.
● In 2018 opens CASATALLER as a painting and drawing teacher.

Solo exhibitions:
● 2015 Espacio Cultural Cinema Internacional Livramento R.S. Brazil.
● 2016 Galería Braguay Livramento R.S. Brazil.
● 2017 Museo Departamental de Artes Plásticas. Rivera, Uruguay. “Cambios innecesarios”.
● 2019 Museo Departamental de Artes Plásticas. Rivera, Uruguay. “Mínimos”.
● Goes to live in Bahía, Brasil.
● His works are found in private and public collections in Uruguay, Brazil, Argentina, Equador, Spain, Francia and USA.


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With Prof. Osmar Santos (engraving class).


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Engraving class.


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Sculpture work.


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Studio.


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At Galería Braguay with Ma. Luisa de Leonardis and Leonidas Bayo.


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At Galería Braguay.


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At Galería Braguay.


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From left to right: Gino Bidart, Hugo Lago, Raúl Sarasola, Osmar Santos.


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Invitation - Solo show at Museo Dep. de Artes Plásticas, Rivera, 2017.


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Group show at Shopping Melancia, Rivera, Uy, 2018.


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Chat with students at Museo Departamental de Rivera.


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Educational chat with primary students.