Roberto, a trained as a chemist and a self-taught photographer, makes images characterized by experimentation with chemistry and light – a return to the foundational elements of photographic technique. Exploring the frontier between the real and the imaginary, his work reflects his interests in the environment, human behavior and symbolism.
Roberto’s work has been exhibited in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, Colombia, France, The Netherlands, Spain, The United States and Uruguay. He was awarded the Morosoli 2012 Award in Arts, Uruguay, in recognition of his artistic trajectory and his contribution to Uruguayan culture. His work is held in collections around the world.