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Daniel Silva

Born in 1981, Bogotá, Colombia

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom


Daniel Silva works with installations that are driven by materiality and informed by nature. Perception and contemplation play an integral role in forming a cohesion that is not led by a fixed narrative. Among the materials used by Silva are beeswax, magnets, charcoal, metal and wood, all fundamental in delivering an orchestrated interplay of emotive and referential cues. “As a shifting, malleable substance, beeswax is central to Silva’s practice. Reflecting an interest in how a material will r...Read more