Past Bogota Event: VOL 10

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The Bamboo Architect

@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Simón Vélez is one of Colombia's most recognized architects but few people get to witness what a force of nature he is. Bold, straightforward and irreverent, his presentation was certainly a memorable one, where he shared some of his experiences working for different clients in diverse countries while expressing some of his inner thoughts.

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An Artist's Life

@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Daniel Salamanca shares his obsession in a way that reveals the essence of his artistic work. His presentation makes it clear that being an artist requires discipline that pervades every aspect of the artist's life. (In Spanish)

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La Agencia

@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Mariana Murcia and Mónica Zamudio are part of a group of artists and architects who have joined forces to share and discuss ideas, as well as to participate and create events where they can approach their many questions.

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VJing Around the World

@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

VJ and video mapper Laura Ramirez shows us what she does for a living. She has participated in a great number of VJ events and mapping contests we've never heard of! After trotting the globe and working at iconic places such as Tresor in Berlin, she has finally come back home to share with everyone her knowledge and skills. (In Spanish)


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Surviving in the Advertisement Industry

@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Graphic designer turned creative director, Nicolas Ortega shares his thoughts on teamwork and survival skills in the world of advertising agencies. This is where, according to him, you don't need to be particularly talented at anything but you must learn to recognize who you should be working with. (In Spanish)

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Believing in Colombian Design

@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Despite his German name, passionate product designer Reinhard Dienes speaks perfect Colombian. He encourages the audience to believe in Colombian talent, while showcasing some of his internationally-awarded designs. 

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Enriching Things with Patterns

@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Dzul and Sebastian are two designers interested in enriching everyday objects with their hand-made patterns, as well as sharing their gusto for crafts by carrying out hands-on workshops on silkscreen and bookbinding (In Spanish). 

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Narrating with Images

@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Working as an independent illustrator and author in a country where books are so expensive isn't an easy career choice. Diego Francisco Sanchez, however, makes it look both possible and fun. (In Spanish)

Si Nos Pagan Boys
Artists in Bogotá
Pegatina Criolla
Illustrator in Bogota
La Agencia
in Bogota
David Vélez
Sound artist and photographer in Bogota
Shuz- Shuz
krafts, silkscreen, fabric printing, object design, Shuz-Shuz in Bogota
Daniel Salamanca Núñez
Artist, mirona [estudio de diseño] in Bogota
Nicolás Ortega
Graphic designer in Bogota
Andrés Burbano
Media artist in Bogota
Reinhard Dienes
Designer in Bogota
Simón Vélez
Architect in Bogotá
Laura Ramírez
Visual Artist / VJ, Optikal Ink Lab in Bogota
Diego Francisco Sánchez
Illustrator, author, Dipacho in Bogotá