txuca-bio

Born in Madrid, Txuca Pereira is a photographer and producer. She combines working on commissioned works and on her personal projects. She is a creative image maker developing portrait, behind the scenes and performing arts projects.

As a creator she has developed her own style of photography. Txuca communicates with the viewer by experimenting with technique and art, transmitting moods. Her portraits and performing arts photographs are based on the search for the uniqueness in every face and her attraction to the body language. Her interest on the creative process led her to become a great observer behind the scenes working as a still photographer in entertainment productions.

After studying Bachelor of Arts and then Illustration, she gained a BA in Audiovisual Communication from the UEM European University of Madrid in 2000. She has continued taking part in courses at the ICP International Center of Photography, SVA School of Visual Arts, The Exhibition Lab, EFTI Centro Internacional de Fotografìa y Cine or EPC. Among her instructors Amy Arbus, Elinor Carucci, Keren Moskotvich, Sasha Wolf and Michael Foley.

She does another vital learning settling in foreign cities. Sheffield was her first destination in 2005 for almost two years. Back in Madrid, in 2009 she is represented by Vander productions agency. She moved to NYC in 2010. There her glance became represented by Gaze Photography women platform and she joined The Mothership artist collective. Back to Europe, she lived in Berlin until the end of 2014.