Once upon a Time, 1962 [...]

Once upon a Time, 1962. By Eduardo Vilches. Collection: MOMA.(Link)

Spanish page on his life.°

Born in Concepción on September 12, 1932, he worked primarily as an engraver, but began painting as well in 1984.°

He studied with Gregorio de la Fuente, and later entered the Taller 99, led by Nemesio Antúnez .°

He earned a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Engraving at the Catholic University and then traveled to the US, where he continued specialization courses in engraving and color, at Yale University.°

He has taught at the Catholic University, between 1962 and 1976, and until 1974 was in charge of woodcut workshop at the University of Chile.°

From 1982 to 1987 he taught at the School of Graphic Design Professional Institute of the Pacific.°

Later he became a professor at the Universidad Finis Terrae in Santiago.°

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