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Rafael Parra Toro
Buenos Aires, Argentina

About the Artist

Rafael Parra-Toro is an experimental artist and engineer who dedicates himself to digital kinetic art. He's one of the world's firsts artists to use augmented reality as an art technique. His work has been exhibited at Miami's Art Basel Circuit, Pictoplasma (Berlin), Argentina, Chile, and Mexico. He is also author of The POP ON OP Book, "Kinetic Watch" in Kyoto Japan and was the first op artist to make an intervention in the Buenos Aires Obelisc. Rafael’s work is highly influenced by an array of geometric shapes and exhibits a blend of black and white to bright and energetic color…
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About the Artist

Rafael Parra-Toro is an experimental artist and engineer who dedicates himself to digital kinetic art. He's one of the world's firsts artists to use augmented reality as an art technique. His work has been exhibited at Miami's Art Basel Circuit, Pictoplasma (Berlin), Argentina, Chile, and Mexico. He is also author of The POP ON OP Book, "Kinetic Watch" in Kyoto Japan and was the first op artist to make an intervention in the Buenos Aires Obelisc. Rafael’s work is highly influenced by an array of geometric shapes and exhibits a blend of black and white to bright and energetic color palettes. He developed a unique technique to draw mathematically geometrical shapes with pure moire, showing an unprecedented domain of it.

Artist’s Work

Kinetic creature 7
Rafael parra toro

Kinetic Creature #7

By Rafael Parra Toro

Connected universe 3
Rafael parra toro

Connected Universe #3

By Rafael Parra Toro

Moireph 16
Rafael parra toro

Moireph #16

By Rafael Parra Toro

Kinetic creature 8
Rafael parra toro

Kinetic Creature #8

By Rafael Parra Toro

Kinetic creature 9
Rafael parra toro

Kinetic Creature #9

By Rafael Parra Toro

Moireph 14
Rafael parra toro

Moireph #14

By Rafael Parra Toro

Selected Exhibitions

  • Espacio O
    Chile, 2017
  • Curator's Voice Art Projects
    Miami, 2015
  • Centro Cultural Borges
    Buenos Aires, 2015
  • Urban Spree Gallery
    Berlin, 2014
  • Curator's Voice Art Projects
    Miami, 2014

Press and Accolades

  • La Nacion
    2016
  • Revista Ñ Clarin
    2015
  • Creative Review
    2014

Education

  • Pictoplasma Academy, Character Designer
    Berlin,2013 
  • Universidad Central de Venezuela, Engineer
    Caracas,2005