Jon Irigoyen (SP/FI)

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Jon Irigoyen (Bilbao, 1978) is an artist and researcher.  Irigoyen is currently developing his doctorate in artistic research at Aalto University under the supervision of Professor Kevin Tavin, Head of the Department of Art. The artist and choreographer Michael Klien, Associate Professor at Duke University, is his current advisor.

He has been a member of visual artists association MUU and Pixelache Festival. Nowadays he serves on the board of performing arts association Esitystaiteen Seura. He has participated in festivals, conferences, exhibitions, and given workshops internationally. In 2015, Irigoyen was a finalist in the VISIBLE AWARDS awards with the project Nasreddin in Mobile Discotheque at MANIFESTA10, in collaboration with the artist Olga Jitlina.