Cayetana H. Cuyás
Born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain, 30.12.1981.
Lives and works in between Barcelona and Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

FORMAL & FURTHER STUDIES
1999-2006
Licenced in Fine Arts, Universidad Complutense, Madrid. Arts of the images: Film, Photo,
Design, Drawing with New Technologies.

2001-2002
Septima Ars Film School, Madrid. Camera & Lightning in Cinema, Dir. of Photography.

2008
Film COURSE with the Director of Photography Christoffer Doyle, La Casa Encendida, Madrid.

2008-2011
Intership in Zentropa Productions (Art Department), Copenhagen.
PARTICIPANT in Creadoc 2011 with "A HOLE IN MY HEAD". Writing laboratory for Documentaries with José Luis Guerín, Goverment of the Canary Islands.

2015
IsLAB, Puerto Rico (U.S.A). Developing film proyects. USC, Taller Cinemático. With Tanya Valette, Tancrede Ramonet & Paz Alicia GarcíaDiego.
Stop Motion Workshop. CAAM (Museum of Modern Art), Las Palmas de GC.


FILM DIRECTOR
2016
"THE PRADO AND THE MOON" Feature Film on preproduction. Muak Canarias & Studio Las Coloradas.
“INFLUENCER” short film on preproduction. Studio Las Coloradas.
“Warhol estuvo aquí” (Warhol was here) short film. Muak Canarias & Studio Las Coloradas. (Best Short film Visionaria Film Festival 2016.)
“El Retrato de Antonio” (Antonio´s Portrait) short film. Muak Canarias & Studio Las Coloradas.

2015
"The Prado and the Moon" Teaser for feature film. Studio Las Coloradas & Muak Canarias.
“Bailando sobre ruedas” (Dancing on wheels) film essay. Studio Las Coloradas.
"Desde Dentro" short film. Studio Las Coloradas. (Best Short film Visionaria Film Festival 2015.)
“SR. MONO” short film. Studoi Las Coloradas. La Palma. Co-director with Cris Noda.
"MELODRAMA" short film. Studio Las Coloradas. Co-director with Cris Noda and Production Designer.

2014
“Fatality- DJ KOSLOV” short film. Studio Las Coloradas. Co-directed with Cris Noda.
"Pleamar. Isla: Cruce de Caminos" short film. Studio Las Coloradas. Gran Canaria. Co-directed with Cris Noda. (2nd Best Short Film Visionaria Film Festival 2014).
"El Mapa Azul" short film. Studio Las Coloradas. Gran Canaria. Co-directed with Cris Noda.
"SILVER SANDS MOTEL " Short Film. Studio Las Coloradas. NY City. Co-directed with Cris Noda.
"Tú o Tú" short graffiti documentary film, Studio Las Coloradas. Gran Canaria. Co-directed with Cris Noda.

2013
"Island Project Workshop. Pieter Hugo" Promo Advertising for Ingsights Project. Co-direction/cinematography/edition with Cris Noda.
"Ø", short film, Studio Las Coloradas, Gran Canaria, Spain. Co-directed with Cris Noda. (Jury Price Visionaria Film Festival 2013).
“Alemania” short film. Studio Las Coloradas. Gran Canaria. Co-directed with Cris Noda.
"The SunFest Experience" Advertising SunFest Event Campaign. Karlos Kometzier, Agencia JFT, Barcelo HOTELS . Fuerteventura, Canary Islands. Co-cinematography with Cris Noda.

2012
"Not the End", short film. Vicioclip, Blue Rock Entertainment and Studio Las Coloradas. Dir: Uma K. Purchestein.
"Graffiti in Shanghai", short documentary. Studio Las Coloradas. Camera, Edition and Direction.
"Beauté", videobook Nora Sansó. Edition, camera and direction.
"Néstor Guijarro", videobook. Studio Las Coloradas. Camera, edition and direction.
"Murjul- War Before Love", music video, Studio Las Coloradas and Kometzier, Canary Islands, Spain.
"Tamarán", Musicvideo of Murjul, Studio Las Coloradas & Kometzier, Gran Canaria, Spain.

2011
"A Hole in my Head - Teaser", ‘documentary’/videoart about Lukas Moodysson, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director and writer. (in pre-production).
“Paper Stencils” short documentary. Atipical Danish. Painter, D.O.P, editor and director.

2005
“Prótesis” animation film. Ilustrator, D.O.P, editor and director.

2004
“Se alquila Piso Amueblado” short film. Writer and director.


ART AND EXHIBITIONS
2017
Permanent artist in the Gallery Manuel Ojeda, Las Palmas de GC.

2015
"Throw up" Drawing exhibition with polaroid photographies of Cris Noda, Picnic Workshop & Store. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.

2014
“The tree of life” Mural at Smoothie Galaxy. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.

2013
"Utopia Ungdoms Festival", Street Art workshop and live graffiti painting in collaboration with Knorke Leaf, Shamsia Hassami and The Cheeky Factory (as ATIPICAL DANISH Street Artist). Denmark.
"GC Bussiness Week", group exhibition. Hotel Melia, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.

2012
"Recycle your paintings", solo exhibition. Bonap-art, Playa del Inglés, Gran Canaria, Spain.
"Open Doors day. Studio Las Coloradas" group exhibition, Gran Canaria, Spain.
"Simple Lifes", solo exhibition. Ping Pong Shop, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.

2011
"Renovarse o morir" ("Renew yourself or die")Studio Las Coloradas, exhibition at Minimo-Lab, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, December.
The Sketchbook Project Art Co-op House, Tour around USA: New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Atlanta.

2010
Open-doors exhibition in B-STUDIO 14, Copenhagen.

2009
Expropiation of Art, Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin, December.
Los No Seleccionados, Bienal’09, Puerto de La Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands, March.

2008
Store Formater, Gallery Lisse Bruun, Copenhagen, April.

2007
Juleudstilling, Gallery Lisse Bruun, Copenhagen, December.
Galleriets Kunstnere med Gæster, Gallery Lisse Bruun, Copenhaguen, April.
Mural Paint, kitchen of a kindergarden for Københavns Kommune, Christianhavn, Denmark.

2004
Photographies at Nanai, Madrid.


ART DEPARTMENT ON FILMS
2015
"Thomas Cook" advertisement. Palma PIctures S.L. Props buyer.
"El Polinizador" short film. Los de Lito Films. Director: David Pantaleon. Production Designer.
"Ave Feliz" Short film. Los de Lito Films. Director: Victor Moreno. Production Designer.
"Almudena tiene motivos para estar desalada" short film. Director: Coré Ruíz. Production Designer.
"MELODRAMA" short film. Studio Las Coloradas. Co-director with Cris Noda and Production Designer.
"Bachelor" TF1 France. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Set Decorator.
"Fiesta de Pijamas" short film. Los de Lito Films Production. Dir: David Pantaleon, D.O.P.: Cris Noda. Production Designer.
"Asinca 2015" Advertisement. Kinewa Peoductions. Dir: Chedey Reyes. Production Designer.
"Rivero" short film. Dir: Coré Ruiz. Production Designer.
"Moscú" feature film. Dir: Rafael Navarro Miñón. Production Designer.

2014
"Tres Corderos" short film. Los de Lito Film Production. Dir: David Pantaleon, D.O.P.: Cris Noda. Production Designer.
"Woody" tv-serie, Happy Tramp LTD for BBC London. Dir: Ben Palmer. Gran Canaria. Art Director on Set.
"Wild Oats" Feature Film. Wild Pictures, Defiant Pictures, Alliance Cinema, Aloe Entertainment and Babel Films. Director: Andy Tenant, D.O.P.: Jose Luis Alcaine. On Set Assistant.
"Carrefour baño 2014" Photo shoot. Púgil Film, Publicis. Dir: Beatriz Abad. Art Director.
"A tu rareza" Music video for Bel Bee Bee. Director: Coré Ruiz, D.O.P.: Cris Noda. Production Designer.
"Checkfelix" Advertisement, Agency Demner Merlicek and Bergmann. Director: Christopher Schrier. Set dresser.
"Promotour Campaña LGTB" Photo shoot, La Creme Films. Fotographer: Juanmi Markez. Props and set dresser.
"Amigos Raros" feature film, Calle 13. Director: Roberto Pérez Toledo, D.O.P: Cris Noda. Production Designer.
"Las Ovejas no pierden el Tren" feature film, Morena Films S.L. Director: Álvaro Fernández Armero, D.O.P: David Azcano. Assistant Art Director.

2013
"Nivea Advertisement" 7Islandfilms Production, Select NY, and Bubbles Film GmbH. Dir: Anders Hallberg, DoP: Aril Wretblad. Gran Canaria. Product, construction and props.
"Cadbury Bournvita" Advertisement, Emotion Cooking Production. DoP: Tetsuo Nagata. Tenerife. Props and set dresser.
"Volverás" short film, Morena Films. Gran Canaria. Dir: Dunia Ayaso y Felix Sabroso. Assistant Art Director.
"A quien ama el hombre" short film. Dir: Amos Milbor. Cinematographer: Cris Noda. Production Designer.
"Woody" TV-serie, Happy Tramp LTD for BBC London. Dir: Ben Palmer. Gran Canaria. Props in Set.
"Rec 4: Apocalipsis" feature film, Filmax, Gran Canaria, Spain. Dir: Jaume Balagueró. Props Assistant in Set.
"La Pasión de Judas", Los de Lito Productions, Gran Canaria, Spain. Dir: Laura Millán y David Pantaleón. Assistant Art Director, construction and props.
"La Cantante" short film. Los de Lito Productions, Gran Canaria, Spain. Dir: Rafael Muñoz. Production Designer.
"Smile. You’re in Tenerife", advertisement Bink Bank. Smile Audiovisual S.L. Props.

2012
"Estrella Fugaz", music video, Blue Rock Entertainment, Vicioclip and Studio Las Coloradas, Spain. Dir: Cris Noda. Assistant Art Director.
"San Roque" advertisement, Manchango Studio S.L, Gran Canaria, Spain. Dir: Chedey Reyes. Props.
"A lo oscuro, más seguro", shortfilm, Los de Lito Films, Gran Canaria. Dir: David Pantaleón. Assistant Art Direction, construction and props.
"Dorada/Tropical", advertisement, Tacto Producciones, Tenerife, Spain. Props.
"La Caixa", advertisement, Pasen y Vean Producciones, Madrid, Spain. Dir: Angeles Maeso. Production Designer.

2011
"Fondo o Forma", short film, Los de Lito Producciones, Gran Canaria, Spain. Dir: David Pantaleon. Set dresser and props.
"A Hole in my Head - Teaser", ‘documentary’/videoart about Lukas Moodysson, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director, writer and Production Designer. (in pre-production).
"HOTEL Stalker", short film, Zentropa Productions. Director: Sijle Glimsdal. Producer: Morten Stalhut. Production Designer.
"Viceværten" feature film, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Katrine Wiedemann. Set dresser.
"Melancholia", feature film, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Lars von Trier; Property Master: Simone Grau. Props trainee.

2010
"Brainy", nouvelle film, New Danish Screen and Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Daniel Joseph Borgman. Set dresser.
"Daltonico a la mierda", short film, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Tobias Dahl. D.O.P and Production Designer.
"Magi i Luften" feature film, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Simon Staho. Props trainee and graphic designer.
"Platuglen", tv-serie pilot, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Tobias Dahl. Production Designer.

2009
"Blekingegadebanden", TV-serie, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Jakob Thuesen; Property Master: Tine Hieronimus. Props-runner.
"Sæbeskum", TV-serie, Rambuck Productions, Denmark. Director: Kassandra Wellendorff.Animation props assistant: creating figures, backgrounds.


JOBS IN FILMS IN FOTO DEPARTMENT
2013
"Mio", Short film. Vicioclip, Blue Rock Entertainment and Studio Las Coloradas. Dir: Cris Noda. D.O.P.
2012
"Belief", videobook Selene Monzón. Vicioclip, Blue Rock Entertainment and Studio Las Coloradas. Camera.
2010
"Daltonico a la mierda", short film, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Tobias Dahl. D.O.P.
2008
"Kaleidoskope", short film, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Daniel Borgmann. Electrician and Still Photographer.
"Lars og Peter", short film, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Daniel Borgmann. Electrician.
2005
"Jules" short film. By the Face Productions. D.O.P.


JOBS IN FILMS ON PRODUCTION DEPARTMENT
2013
"El NIño" feature film, Vaca Films, Gran Canaria, Spain. Dir: Daniel Monzón. Production Assistant for extras.
2009
"Sky", nouvelle film, Zentropa Productions, Denmark. Director: Mikkel Sørensen. Runner.