​MAX SIR 
Painter / Theatre Director

Artist who travels the world creating projects that bring together Theatre and Visual Arts.  
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 than forty solo exhibitions, he's been awarded many National Painting Awards in his native country. In 2016, his solo exhibition "The voices of Sor Juana Ines 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 from 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 University of Valparaiso (Chile); Acting, from 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 at 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 in 2017 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 in the international project ALICIA, consisting of a theatrical piece, a series of paintings and  a collection of Graphic Novels/Art Books. The series of paintings toured Europe, being exhibited in Berlin, Athens, Paris, Prague and London.
His last theatre play, HAMLET, conceived, designed and directed by Max Sir in the city of Lviv in Ukraine, was featured at the international Theatre Festival Kit Gavatovivha (Ukraine); the Graphic Novel Hamlet by Max Sir was presented at Lviv Book Forum and at Comic Con Ukraine 2018 (Kiev Ukraine). 
Max Sir is currently developing the Graphic Novels ALICE and HAMLET, and both will be released in 2019.