RAFAEL PÉREZ CORTÉS (Almería, 1961) received his doctorate degree in Fine Arts at the University of Seville (1989). He is a lecturer in the Department of Drawing. He teaches in the Bachelor of Fine Arts (Photo Production and Digital Graphics).
Since 1990-2004 he is part of the Experimental Research Group of Stamping embraced by the "Plan Andaluz de Investigación", and in 2004 he was part of the group ARTANA embraced by the "plan de Investigación Andaluz".
His research line is oriented towards the relation of different languages (literary, sound, cinematic and object valuel) with the photographic language and its possibilities shifting possibilities. He has directed Dissertations and Master's Thesis with this line, as well as he has done himself different personal artistic projects.