Visual Artist and Cinematographer, Board Member of G.A.P
Cristian Medel (1977, Chile) is a Cinematographer and a Visual Artist with 20 years of experience in the art and audiovisual field. He is a creative storyteller based in Helsinki. He studied Cinematography and post production throughout the years in Chile, Argentina and Spain, always immersing himself in new technologies. As a teacher himself he has been teaching in Universidad de las Americas and Helsingin Työväenopisto.
In his career he has always been combining artistic and commercial worlds. After moving to Helsinki in 2014 his experience varies from educational videos for the University of Helsinki, to participating in a multi art show in Kiasma Museum. In his personal artwork themes such as inclusivity and racism as well as nature in all its forms are often present.