Juan Manuel Echavarría was born in Medellín, Colombia in 1947. He resides in Bogotá. A writer before becoming an artist, he published two novels, La gran catarata (Bogotá: Editorial Arco, 1981) and Moros en la costa (Bogotá: Ancora Editores, 1991). As of 2015 Echavarría has presented over thirty solo exhibitions and participated in well over a hundred group exhibitions, screenings and film festivals. His first solo gallery exhibition was in New York in 1998.
The book in both Spanish and English, includes texts by Juan Manuel Echavarría, Thomas Girst, Yolanda Sierra, Leopoldo Múnera, Fernando Grisalez.
Toluca Éditions + RM
240 pages – 29 x 22,5 cm
Bilingual edition : Spanish and English
ISBN : 978-84-17047-41-2