Francesca Dasso BIO

Francesca Dasso (Lima, 1986) lives and works in Lima, Perú.
Multidisciplinary artist, studied New Media in Vancouver - Canada, received a double B.A from Brown University, EE.UU (2008) and graduated with honors from the MFA program in Documentary Media at Ryerson University, Toronto - Canada (2014). Her first solo exhibition was a site-specific installation at Toronto Island, Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto - Canada (2014). She has participated in numerous group exhibitions such as The Order of Things, Moniker Gallery Toronto – Canadá (2014); Doors Open Toronto- Canadá (2014); Dislocación, Galería Gonzalez y Gonzalez, Lima – Perú (2015); Derivas: Experiments in Contemporary Video, Sala Luis Miroquesada Garland, Lima – Perú (2016), among others. Her video-based work has been screened in festivales such as Cinema Vertigo (2017), FIVA (2017), Festival de Cine de Lima (2014), DOCNOW (2014), NodosCC (2015). In 2015 her work was part of ArtLima Special Projects. She has completed Artists Residencies at Transmedia Zone Ryerson University (2013) and Artscape Gibraltar Point (2014), both in Toronto. She was awarded a Post-graduate Scholarship from Ryerson University during the two years of the program.
In addition to her art practice, she works developing software and applications for rural communities (see Edgar).


2017 Cinema Vertigo, Hallein, Austria
2017 FIVA Festival Internacional de Video Arte, Argentina
2017 Ludens, Live Performance, Noche de las Galerías, Municipalidad de Miraflores, Lima, Perú
2017 Live Performance, SEQES Festival de Arte Sonoro, Lima, Perú
2016 Territorio, Derivas, Sala Luis Miroquesada Garland, Lima, Perú
2016 Reinterpretando a Cristina Galvez, Casa O'Higgins PUCP, Lima, Perú
2016 Paradise, Noche de Arte, Lima, Perú
2016 Territorio, Corriente Festival de No-Ficción, Arequipa, Perú
2015 Territorio, NodoCCS, Caracas, Venezuela
2015 Territorio, Transcinema Lima, Perú
2015 Dislocación, Galería Gonzalez y Gonzalez, Lima, Perú
2015 Territorio, ArtLima Special Projects, Lima, Perú
2014 Beautiful Waters, DOCNOW, Toronto, Canadá
2014 Conversations, Pleasure Dome, Toronto, Canada
2014 The Path, Pan American Routes Festival, Toronto, Canadá
2014 Stationary Bicycle, Outside World Film Festival, Toronto, Canadá
2014 Entrando, Alucine Media-Arts Festival, Toronto, Canadá
2014 Entrando, Muestra Itinerante, Festival de Cine de Lima, Lima, Perú
2014 Double X, Videoart Intermission, Toronto, Canadá
2014 Double X, The Order of Things, Moniker Gallery, Toronto, Canadá
2014 Beautiful Waters, Gibraltar Point for the Arts, Toronto Island, Canadá
2014 Beautiful Waters, Doors Open Toronto, Toronto, Canada
2014 Beautiful Waters, Artscape Youngplace, Toronto, Canada
2012 Terrario, Centro Cultural La Noche de Barranco, Lima, Perú
2011 Agua SS, Parque de la Exposición, Lima, Perú