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Alejandro T. Acierto

Alejandro T. Acierto, "Erasure (for Michael Brown)",  white correction tape on magnetic tape encased in a cassette, 4x2.5x.5",  2014
Alejandro T. Acierto, "Erasure (for Michael Brown)", white correction tape on magnetic tape encased in a cassette, 4x2.5x.5", 2014

 

Alejandro T. Acierto is a Chicago based artist and musician mostly working in time-based media.  He has exhibited solo shows in Chicago, Madison, Denver, and Berlin and also shown in group shows in New York, LA, and San Francisco. He has presented performance works at Brooklyn International Performance Art Festival (BIPAF), the Center for Performance Research Brooklyn, and Constellation/Links Hall. He has completed residencies at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, the Banff Centre, and at High Concept Laboratories in Chicago. Acierto is also member of contemporary chamber music collective Ensemble Dal Niente and can be heard on Carrier, Albany, New Focus, Avant Media, Parlour Tapes+ Records, and Prom Night Records. He received his undergraduate degree from DePaul University, a Master of Music from Manhattan School of Music and an MFA in New Media Arts from University Illinois at Chicago.

Learn more about Alejandro T. Acierto​’s HATCH exhibitions Secular Studies and Nitty Gritty.

Resident year: 
2014-2015
Cohort Group: 
Artist Resident