Appropriated Instructions


In her current practice-as-research, Belen Cerezo works with found and collected images that belong to different institutions such as tourism, the archive or www. Attending to their materiality, she experiments with strategies such as montage, assemblage, and performing-narrating moving image investigating the malleable capacity of representation. Belen Cerezo published the photo-book Somewhere Better, Nowhere Better in 2009. She had a solo exhibition titled Plastic People at CAB, Centro de Arte Caja de Burgos in Burgos, Spain, in 2008 and she has taken part in several international collective exhibitions.

Belen Cerezo is a Spanish born artist, art educator and cultural producer. After living in various places, she is now living and working in Nottingham. Belen Cerezo studied a BA (Hons) Fine Art at the Universidad del Pais Vasco in Bilbao, Spain and a BA (Hons) Art and Visual Culture at the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK. Belen studied a MPhil in Photography and New Audiovisual Media at the Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain. She is currently engaged in a practice-as-research PhD study at Nottingham Trent University.

Belen Cerezo : Summer 2013 : month 6