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Diego Pizarro / Photography by Jackie Dixon

Diego Pizarro is a visual artist who is influenced by comics and popular culture. Currently undertaking an ArtLife Residency at Footscray Community Arts, his leading character, Electric Man, features extensively throughout his prints, paintings, ceramics and digital media.

Diego’s installation, Maze of Lost Souls, which referenced missing his extended family who live overseas, was exhibited as part of group installation, Sometimes I Just Miss Hearing Their Voice at Due West Arts Festival in 2019.

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Victoria 3015, Australia

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The Substation Galleries are currently closed, and will reopen on Thursday 30 May with 'Object of Projection' by Kim Gordon.

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