Ricardo Padín Terré (Barcelona, 1992)
Graduated in Fine Arts and in education master's degree from the UB. His mutant production focuses on communication and narratives about alternative and bordering realities, beyond ordinary logic, such as science fiction, fantasy, magic and hermeticism. Drawing, t-shirt printing, video, memes, installation or performance are some of the channels he uses to perpetrate his works.
From 2015 to 2018 it is part of the Barcelona Mata collective, a punk multidisciplinary communication project, consisting of the creation of a Barcelona anti-brand, and the production of merchandising and actions associated with the fictitious brand. With the group, he participates in various exhibitions such as ‘V60dB / 16kHz. BCN. ¿Sents la Violencia?'(Center d'Art Arts Santa Mónica, Barcelona. 2016), L'Alternativa (H)all about Tourism (CCCB, Barcelona, 2016),'Body & Games' (EAM, Lleida and Escola Massana, Barcelona,2017)and finishing the project with the exhibition “BCN (mata) en Venta” (Àcid Sulfúric Gallery, Barcelona, 2018).
In 2017 he acted as an actor in the Camille Orny and Magda Vaz series "Artengo" (La Capella, Barcelona) and in the Bicing Sisters web-series. He also participates in the collective exhibition 'Gimmick 1' curated by Antoni Hervàs (Sant Andreu Contemporani, Barcelona) and in the collective exhibition by Julia Morandeira 'Selfcare is warfare' at the Ocaña bar, together with Helena Vinent (Sant Andreu Contemporani, Barcelona). In 2019 he participates in the “Mostra d'Art Urbà” (Roca Umbert, Granollers).
From the exhibition “Selfcare is Warfare” he activates his avatar of the fortune teller Lucero del Alba, with whom he participates in numerous events such as the J.A.C.A. (CSO Eco, Madrid), Treasure Island (Hangar.org, Barcelona), at Jaume Clotet's Internet Cabaret (Abaixadors 10, Barcelona), on the anniversary of Maricxs Maricxs (Sala TKM, Barcelona, on the anniversary of the LGTBI center (Sant Antoni, Barcelona), or on Noche de Reinas ( Chiquita Room, Barcelona).
Currently teleworking as an arts and crafts teacher.