BIOGRAPHY

Våldnad nace en 2009 como alter ego de la artista, diseñadora e investigadora Ana Pérez Valdés. Su trabajo navega entre la moda y la escultura, el arte de acción y el videoarte, la artesanía y la tecnología, siendo el cuerpo el hilo conductor de todos sus proyectos. Cuerpos híbridos construidos a través de esculturas/estructuras corporales y en fashion films experimentales.

Body Poetry / Couture Laboratory / Body Storytelling

Våldnad was born in 2009 as the alter ego of artist, designer and researcher Ana Pérez Valdés. Her work moves between fashion and sculpture, performance and video art, craftsmanship and technology, with the body as central axis of her projects. Hybrid and narrative bodies, built  through body structures/sculptures and experimental fashion films.


CURRICULUM VITAE

Pre-doctoral research staff of the University of Vigo

Education
PhD Student in Contemporary Art. Group Dx7 Tracker LAB. Uvigo
MA Contemporary art. Creation and research.
BA Fine Arts
BA Fashion Design

Art exhibitions - Solo 
2018 - Metamorfosis, Casa de Cultura, Tineo, Spain

Art exhibitions - Group
2019 - 2020 - XXIX Muestra de Artes Plásticas del Principado de Asturias. Curator Luis Feás.
Sala 1 Centro Cultural "Antiguo Instituto" de Gijón, Sala de Arte Joven de Madrid, Sala Borrón de Oviedo, CMAE de Avilés. Spain
2018 - #0. Collective exhibition project. Sala X, Pontevedra. Spain
2018 - Join the reunion. Curator Klaartje Esch. Kunstpodium T, Tilburg. Netherlands.
2018 - Tecidos e vestidos no laboratorio gráfico. Curator Lola Dopico.
Institución Universitaria Pascual Bravo, Medellín, Colombia. Casa Galega da Cultura, Vigo. Spain.
2018 - Actitud. Curator Danielle Lemaire. Expoplu, Nijmegen. Netherlands
2017 - Encuentros Punto 0. Collective exhibition project. Val do Dubra. Spain
2017 - Espaço residual. Curator Ricardo Campos. II Bienal internacional de arte contemporáneo de Gaia. Portugal.
2017 - Campus Illa San Simón. Festival SinSal San Simón. Spain
2017 - Iso sigue o seu curso. Curators Xosé Manuel Buxán and Mar Caldas. Museo de Pontevedra. Spain.
2007 - ESDEMGA 2.1 Curator Cristina Varela. Casa Galega da Cultura. Vigo. Spain

Film Festivals
2019 - IV Pontevedra International Film Festival Novos Cinemas. Spain
2019 - Gijón International Film Festival. FICX57. Asturies Curtiumetraxes Muestra. Spain
2019 - Intersección. II Contemporary Audiovisual Art Festival
2018 - III Pontevedra International Film Festival Novos Cinemas. Spain
2018 - Rencontres Traverse Vidéo. 21º Video art and experimental film festival. Toulouse, France
2017 - Betafest. I Video Art Festival. Betanzos, Spain

Performance
2016 - Group performance En Bandeja, exhibition Magical girls, Casa das artes, Vigo, Spain
2015 - Group performance En Bandeja 25 aniversario Facultade Belas Artes Pontevedra, Spain

Showrooms
2013 - EGO Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid. Spain
2011 - Debut 2011. ESDEMGA. Pontevedra, Spain
2010 - AtelierQuince. Oviedo, Spain
2009 - Loverbooking. Malaga, Spain

Fashion shows
2013 - Collection Folie à Plusieurs. EGO Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid. Spain
2011 - Collection Electric Sheep & Broken Dolls. Debut 2011  ESDEMGA. Pontevedra, Spain
2011 - Collection Electric Sheep & Broken Dolls. Independent Fashion Festival South 36.32N. Cádiz, Spain
2009 - Collection Citius Altius Fortius. EGO de Cibeles Madrid Fashion Week. Spain
2008 - Collection Citius Altius Fortius. Debut08, ESDEMGA. Pontevedra, Spain
2007 - Collection Anatomy Lesson. Debut07, ESDEMGA. Pontevedra, Spain

Conferences
2019 - Paper Entomología, dominación y deseo en The Duke of Burgundy / Entomology, domination and desire in The Duke of Burgundy. VI Meeting of History, Art and Fashion Design. Fetishism, power and provocation. UPM y CSDMM. Museo del Traje, Madrid
2018 - Talk Del fashion in film al fashion film. Intersecciones cine-moda / From fashion in film to fashion film. Fashion-cinema intersections. Lecture series Lines of Research. Máster en Diseño y Dirección Creativa en Moda. Universidad de Vigo, Spain
2018 - Paper La identidad (digital) como performance / The (digital) identity as performance. Fugas e Interferencias III International Performance Art Conference. CGAC, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
2018 - Paper Una aproximación a la relación entre moda e imagen en movimiento / An approach to the relationship between fashion and the moving image. II Scientific Meeting AJIES Universidad de Oviedo, Spain

Prizes & Grants
2018 - Finalist in the Young Asturias Award for Plastic Arts. Culturaquí 2018. Principado de Asturias
2017 - First prize XV Audiovisual Creation Award Universidad de Vigo, experimental video category
2016 - Secondary award XIV Audiovisual Creation Award Universidad de Vigo, documentary category
2012 - Finalist International Contest for Young Designers.Camariñas, Spain


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