Ricardo Leiva Ilabaca

Ricardo Leiva Ilabaca, was born in La Serena, IV Region of Chile, in 1973. He studied at the architecture school of the Catholic University of Valparaiso and at the Fine Arts School of the University of Arts and Social Sciences (ARCIS). But his training was mainly self-taught. His participation in the works of the Chilean artist Sebastian Preece, with whom he arrives in Curitiba PR stands out. to be exhibited at the Bienal do Vento Sul 2011, remaining thereafter based in the same city until today. The research, of multiple character, is based on the sculpture and the design, plus a wide experience in the treatment of diverse materials and constructive techniques.