Vicente Mollestad was, from what is known, born in La Paz, Bolivia but grew up in Europe. The last years has been vigorously spent on the venture of returning, shedding skin and growing new.
His artist practice develops within and around the theme of the West’s relationship to the non-Western, and his work often looks at how they clinch in relation to power, history, philosophy and politics through his own autobiography as an intimate meeting point between the two worlds. The outsider.
Building a body of work that includes text, sound, interventions, activism, painting, performance and photography.
See a selection of work here