︎ CURRICULUM 2024

PALOMA PALOMINO
Photographer and editor with extensive experience in portraits and documentary photography. With an anthropological vision of portraiture, I have worked for important institutions and brands such as the Government of Chile, VICE, and Red Bull. Recognized for highlighting the charisma and authenticity of the subjects photographed.



︎ PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2023
Co-editor with Javiera Novoa of the book Volume 1 of the Metal Collection by Metalibro

Xiaomi Masterclass at the Santiago International Documentary Film Festival (FIDOCS) CEINA

Xiaomi Masterclass at the DUOC UC Institute, Concepción, Chile

Campaign for Banco Itaú, Agency L.O.C.A.

Campaign for the Subsecretary of Childhood - Ministry of Social Development and Family "Let's Take Care of Childhood", Producer: Merced

Campaign for the Ministry of Education "Let's Be a Community", Producer: Merced

Campaign for the Social Security Institute "Universal Guaranteed Pension", Producer: Merced

2022
Official Photographer and Creative Director for the official photo of President Gabriel Boric

Research Assistant for the exhibition “Jumper: 50 Years of History”

Photography for high-ranking executives and board members of the National Copper Corporation of Chile (CODELCO) and coverage of various important corporate events

2022-2021
Still photography for Domestika. Documenting courses, processes, and promotional portraits of teachers in Domestika Chile

2020
Campaign for Nike, Producer: Estudio JOIA

Campaign for DiDi Chile, Producer: Agency Pedro Juan and Diego

Campaign for the Association of ISAPRES of Chile, Producer: Agency Pedro Juan and Diego

Archive Project of street graffiti for the Violeta Parra Museum, documenting and creating a photographic archive of graffiti in the Plaza Italia area in Santiago, Chile during social protests

Photographer and photo editor for The Note, Red Bull Music Festival Santiago, managing overall photo editing, coordinating festival coverage, and editing my personal register
2019
Register of Barrio Franklin and San Joaquín, part of a series of socio-territorial analyses directed by Estudio Racimo

Photographer and photo editor for The Note, Red Bull Music Festival Santiago, managing overall photo editing, coordinating festival coverage, and editing my personal register

Photographer for the Government Lab, documenting authorities and Institution activities

2018
Photographer and photo editor for The Note, Red Bull Music Festival Santiago, managing overall photo editing, coordinating festival coverage, and editing my personal register

Photographer for the Government Laboratory, documenting authorities and laboratory activities

Photographer for the digital area of Paula Magazine, documenting city-related themes and various articles and interviewees

2014-2018  
Photo editor and image bank manager for the Government Communications Office at La Moneda Palace, Chile, creating visual content for the government, photographing authorities and activities of ministers and presidency, and developing image content for the Government of Chile

Photographer for elected President Michelle Bachelet, accompanying and documenting her post-election activities

2013
Campaign photographer for presidential candidate Michelle Bachelet, documenting her candidacy activities nationwide

Photographer for the National Museum of Fine Arts in Santiago, Chile, during the "Portraits. Identification Devices" exhibition

2012
Member of the Expert Photography Committee of the National Council for Culture and the Arts, evaluating national photographic context projects

2011
Assistant in Digitalization at the Historical Museum of Chile and the Photographic Heritage Center, handling diverse historical photographic content

2010

Official Photographer for the Chilean Contemporary Art Fair Ch.ACO

Manager of the Gallery El Muro at the Matucana 100 Cultural Center, dedicated to photography

2009

Assistant and visual recording for the Chilean artist Basco Vazko at the "Nè Dans la Rue Graffiti" exhibition, Cartier Foundation, Paris, France

2008

Collaboration with the Chilean artist Basco Vazko for the book "Dónde Está Mi Corazón?" published by Upper Playground, San Francisco, USA

Photographer and illustrator for various articles and interviews for Ronda Magazine



︎ EDUCATION

2021
Master in Image Research and Creation, Universidad Finis Terrae.

2005-2010
Higher Studies in Professional Photography, Instituto Profesional de Arte y Comunicación ARCOS, Santiago, Chile

2011
Professional Certificate: Training in Preservation and Management of Photographic Collections, National Center for Photographic Heritage, Santiago, Chile



︎ OTHER STUDIES

2024
Workshop "Escrituras del Yo: la respuesta autobiográfica" by Dolores Gil

Film course on Raúl Ruiz: "Ficciones, narraciones y fantasmas" by Felipe Blanco

Aesthetics of Social Media course: "Narrativas digitales contemporáneas" by Violeta Bustos Vaccia, Instituto de Estética UC
Reading Workshop "Literature and Objects" by Loreto Casanueva Reyes


Workshop "Combined Ways: Possible Writings and Pop Music" by Felipe Mardones

2020
Fashion Thinking Cycle "Fashion and Politics" by Pía Montalva

2019
Fashion Thinking Reading Circle by Pía Montalva

2011  
Contemporary Photography Theory Workshop by Gerardo Montiel


︎ SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2024
Xiaomi 13T / Revelemos Chile: The series of photos was exhibited at the Corpartes gallery in Santiago, Chile.

2020
"Retratos del Persa Víctor Manuel: The Faces and Stories of 20 Vendors" at La Curtiembre Gallery, Persa Víctor Manuel, Santiago, Chile

2018
"States" at FLACH Gallery, Santiago, Chile

2015
“Maicol y sus Amigos” at FOCCO 15 Photography Festival, Cultural Center Palace, Coquimbo, Chile

2013
“Maicol y sus Amigos” at Cine Arte Alameda, Santiago, Chile

2012
“Maicol y sus Amigos” at Contemporary Art Museum (MAC), Santiago, Chile

2009-2010
“Boutique” at El Muro Space, Matucana 100 Cultural Center, Santiago, Chile



︎ GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019
AtreVIDAS "40 Women/40 Stories" at the Art Gallery of the UC Extension Center, Santiago, Chile

2018
“The Unofficial Photo” at Constitution Square, Santiago, Chile

2015
“12th Biennial of Media Arts” at the National Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago, Chile

2014
“Puro Chile Landscape and Territory” at the La Moneda Cultural Center, Santiago, Chile “VanWardiart SCL/NYC” at W Hotel, Santiago, Chile

2013
“RE-TRATOS. Identification Devices" at the National Museum of Fine Arts, Mall Plaza Vespucio, Santiago, Chile

2011
“How Do We Want to Live” at Sala Cero Gallery, Animal Gallery, Santiago, Chile “META WOMAN Women Who Speak About Women” at Marlborough Gallery, Santiago, Chile

2008
“Argomedo 85” at Superespacio Gallery, Santiago, Chile “Degraded” at the Professional Institute of Art and Communication Arcos Gallery, Santiago, Chile


︎ AWARDS

2016
Honorable Mention in the Character category at Fotos Prensa 2016

2011
First Place in the SHOWROOM Contest organized by the National Council for Culture and the Arts at the Chilean Contemporary Art Fair Ch.ACO

2007
Honorable Mention in the "Free Photo" Contest organized by Foto América

2005
Honorable Mention in a contest organized by the Corpgroup Cultural Foundation in conjunction with the National Council for Culture and the Arts and the Balmaceda 1215 Cultural Center



︎ ARTISTIC RESIDENCIES

2020
Residency Program for Artists by Colectivo Atlas Nativa, Santiago

2011
Residency with Australian photographer Max Pam at the Valparaíso International Photography Festival (FIFV), Valparaíso



︎ PUBLICATIONS

2020
Joia Magazine, Issue 59

2020
Book “Retratos del Persa Víctor Manuel: The Faces and Stories of 20 Vendors”

2016
Eighth edition of the Photo Issue by VICE Mexico

2015
Catalogue of the “12th Biennial of Media Arts” at the National Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago, Chile

2014
Catalogue of the exhibition “Puro Chile” at the La Moneda Cultural Center, Santiago, Chile

2012
Catalogue of the SHOWROOM Contest by the National Council for Culture and the Arts, Ch.ACO

2012
Book “Max Pan” at the Valparaíso International Photography Festival (FIFV), Valparaíso

2012
JOIA Magazine, Issue 25

2008
Book “Dónde está mi Corazón?” by Upper Playground, USA




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