Cristóbal Bianchi (2015-2017) Artist and Researcher

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Cristóbal Bianchi is an artist and researcher. He holds a PhD in Cultural Studies from Goldsmiths, University of London. He founded the Casagrande art collective (www.loscasagrande.org) with Joaquin Prieto and Julio Carrasco, which has developed a series of editorial and public art interventions in the public sphere e.g King Kong, HH, and the Bombing of Poems that consists of dropping one hundred thousand poems printed as bookmarks from an aircraft. As an editor a he has developed the online platform Observatorio Cultural from the Consejo Nacional de la Cultura y las Artes (observatoriocultural.gob.cl). Currently, he is director of a new MA degree called “Creación e investigación artística contemporánea” at the Universidad Mayor in Chile.