Juan David Calderón Ardila

Colombian photographer, filmmaker and self portrait artist. Lives and works in Prague, Czech Republic



University of La Sabana. Bachelor’s degree. Audiovisual Communication and Multimedia. Colombia. 2012 – 2016

Akademie múzických umění v Praze. AMU. FAMU. Master degree in Photography and arts. Prague. 2018- present.

Minor in audiovisual production. University of la Sabana. Colombia 2012 – 2016

Diploma in advanced photography University of la Sabana. Colombia. 2016

Diploma in art ARTBO. and Chamber of Commerce Colombia. 2018



Spanish: native. English: Fluent. C2. French: A1 .



CANON LATINAMERICA. (2016). National photographic awards. WINNER
TAI SCHOOL OF THE ARTS. (2016). Artistic and documentary photography call. FINALIST

LENSCULTURE. Magnum photographic awards. TOP RATED PICTURE.  


SEMANA. (2019). Todo sobre los programas audiovisuales en Colombia. Interview. Colombia. Online.
THE NEW YORK TIMES (2018) NYTimes portfolio Review. USA.

ARMORY WEEK, (2018) SeeMe at Armory Show New York. Online Featured Artist. New York, USA
MODEL CITIZEN MAG (2018). Interview for blog section. Online

THE COUCH BROS (2018). Uncouched with Juan Calderon. Online
NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC MUSEUM (2016) Fotográfica Bogotá - National Call. Bogota, Colombia. Printed and online

VOGUE ITALY (2018) Selected pictures portfolio in Photo Vogue. Italy. Online
FASHION GRUNGE (2017) Exclusive editorial USA. Online

IGNANT (2016) Online Publication of Criadas. Online ENFOQUE VISUAL MAGAZINE (2015) El aplauso y sus bemoles. Review of work by art curators. Bogota, Colombia. Printed

FUNDACIÓN VIZTAZ. Retratos de Colombia book. Selected photographs, Criadas. Bogotá, Colombia 2016. Printed Book Publication 



PANEL GALLERY (2019). The collected poems. Prague, Czech Republic.
FAMU (2019) MASTER KLAUSURY FAMU. Katedra fotografie FAMU. Prague

CONEXPO ART FAIR. (2018) Collective. Colombia
THE BLACK INDIAN INN GALLERY (2018). The natural Route by Nelson Amezquita. Goverment of Colombia in Boston. USA.
PINTA MIAMI ART FAIR (2017). El Camarín by Myopia Media and the Peruvian Goverment. USA.
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY (2017) Fotográfica Bogota. National Call. Collective exposition. Bogota, Colombia.
EL GARAJE GALLERY. (2017). Extasis and En Carne propia exhibition. Bogota, Colombia.
SION HILL GALLERY. (2017). Reproduction: Colombian art exhibition. Collective exhibition. Bath, UK
M ART FAIR (2017). Collective exhibition. Colombia NUEVEOCHENTA GALLERY (2016). Young art room. Collective exhibition. Bogota, Colombia.
UNIVERSITY OF LA SABANA. (2016) Melodrama. Individual exhibiition



2016 - 2018. TV Video Content Producer. Capital TV Channel.
Live streaming and VTR including:

TV Program: La Escena. ANTV. 2018 TV Program: Deezer. 2018.
TV News:. Culture y entretainment TV Program: Suena Bogotá

TV Program: Video Capital
TV Special: Senate and congress elections 2018 TV Special: President elections. 2018

Contact: Patricia Herrera. Lead TV Producer

2016- 2019 Video content producer and Photographer

Freelance. Creation and production of campaigns

Clients include: Warner Music, Sony Music Spain, Netflix Colombia and Dynamo
Contact: Isabel Vega. Academy Award nominee Filmmaker.

2016 - 2017. Development & Scriptwritting Assistant. for Movie and TV Series Dynamo Productions

Development Department Assistant
Producer Department Assistant for Projects:
How the Peace Was Won. Position: Trasncript. The Guardian, UK.
Natalia Ponce de León. Teaser First Assistant Director and Sound. Director, Isabel Vega.

Contact: Jenny Ceballos. Executive of Development department.

2016 - 2017. Director of Photography. Codesign Studio

Part time job. Focused on photographic campaigns.

Contact: Gabriel Castillo Schpoganizch. Director.