José Cruzio

José Cruzio (b. 1975)
lives in Viseu. He graduated in Fine Arts and Painting, and has a one-year post-graduate master degree in Contemporary Artistic Creation at the University of Aveiro.
At present, he works as a teacher of Visual Arts and as an artist. Since 1998 he has attended many photography, video and video-art workshops; he worked as a scene photographer in various collective scenic-performative art groups.
He participated as an artist in the International Biennials of Vila Nova de Cerveira, Douro / Alijó and Porto Santo [PT], in the World Triennial of Chamalieres [FR], Miniprint of Cadaqués [ES] and at several events.
Currently, he is also working in multidisciplinary teams in media arts.

He is participant in
Corona! Shut Down?
SÁ PESSOA, Nuno + CRUZIO, José – [SELF] INSERTIONS |THE END , 2020, 1:00
The self – as the deepest representation of itself – and its intense desire to permeate in the expression and language of the Other, blazes the project [self] Insertions, as another untimely view. It’s not a simple addition, but rather a particular approach about the artist’s | performer’s potential as an inherent part of the work of the Other and its own world. The video and sound will be the most evident media and will be combined in a new work.