RAÚL ALAEJOS

RAÚL ALAEJOS

He is part of OPEN PANORÀMIC 2020 with the project Cover.

Raúl Alaejos is a visual artist born in 1978 and living in Madrid. His artistic career is mostly focused on filmic essay and non-fiction. He has been part of the “New Limited Partners” artists program carried out by the Fundación Carasso and the Fontation de France. His project “Hola, estás haciendo una peli”, an artistic action consisting of making a film among 400 people, received the support for cultural activities with a social impact from La Caixa Foundation and was carried out at the Fundación Cerezales Antonino y Cinia, Festival MAPA de Girona, in Lisbon, Morocco, Spanish Film Library and in the OFFLIMITS space, Madrid. In 2019 he received the Leonardo Grant (BBVA Foundation) for researchers and cultural creators for his project “Debajo del Polo Norte”. His works have received awards such as the 1st prize at the Navarre Video Creation Festival, the audience award at Documenta Madrid, the UrbanTv Award from La Casa Encendida in Madrid, the CamelArt Video Creation Award and his works have been screened at Intermediae, Musac, Fundación Cerezales, Arteleku, Esteban Vicente Museum, Casa de América, Medialab Prado, Alhóndiga Bilbao and Laboral Art Center, Los Angeles CineFest, Sunlight International film festival, Cult. International Film London Focus Film Festival, Golden Bridge Film Festival, IFF Bulgaria.