The artist Javier Vanegas was born in 1984 Bogota, Colombia. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Andes University 2002-2007. Won a full scholarship to make Master at Complutense University of Madrid in 2017-2018, this granted was given by Foundation Carolina. Currently pursuing his PhD Fine Arts at the same university, his is researching about photography imagens at accelerationism society.
Vanegas has showed his work in well-known festivals in Colombia like “Fotologia 5” where he was able to make his first solo exhibition “Postmodern Portrait” at the Museum of Modern Art of Bogota. Subsequently he presented the photography series Ecos in the festival “Fotograficá Bogota III”. By 2014 participated with his work in MACRO Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome, in the Festival of Photography of Italy. His last solo show was in PhotoEspaña Madrid with his project Tempus Fugit. He has participated in international biennials like Asuncion Paraguay, Brazil Curitiba.