MAX SIR (Viña del Mar, Chile). Artist; painter, theatre director, actor, writer and photographer, he has developed his artwork in New York, Moscow, Berlin, Costa Rica, Washington DC, London, Athens, Paris and Prague. With more of forty solo exhibitions, he has received many National Painting Awards in his native country. In 2016, his solo exhibition “The voices of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz” was a historical record of sales and visitors at the IDB Gallery in Washington DC. 
Max Sir is a Licentiate of Fine Arts and Professor of Fine Arts from the University of Playa Ancha, Chile (Universidad de Playa Ancha de Ciencias de la Educación, Chile); he holds a diploma in Cultural and Arts Management and complimentary studies in Architecture from the University of Valparaiso (Chile); Acting, from the Catholic University of Chile (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile).
In New York, he has played lead roles as in the internationally awarded play “Lo que Kurt Cobain se llevó”. His writing has also been internationally recognized; his theatre piece “The book of complaints” was awarded a place in the international program Cimientos for the development of new avant-garde theatre, by IATI Theatre in New York City. His theatre piece ALICIA had its world premiere this past February at the most important private theatre in Central America, Teatro Espressivo (Costa Rica). ALICIA was conceived, directed, co-written and fully designed by Max Sir and it’s framed n the international project PROYECTO ALICIA, consisting of a theatre piece, a series of paintings and the publication of a collection of Art Books.