Ceasius Kakius (Diego Acevedo-Llosa)
Diego Acevedo-Llosa was born in Peru. Moved to Sydney in 2002. He became an Australian citizen in 2004.
He grew up in Lima Peru in an artistic, athletic and entrepreneur family and in one of the most difficult times of hardcore terrorism, before moving to the Northern Beaches in NSW Australia.
He has been living and working here ever since as a professional artist and as managing director and curator of the Painters' Gallery, a contemporary and fine art gallery. Open his own gallery and transformative space in 2013, "Ceasius Kakius gallery".
Working professionally as a Transformative artist since then.
And if the formal credential side of things, is important to you:
Pablo Patrucco drawing workshops (1 year)
Gaudi – arts diploma (1 year)
Hold a Masters degree in business management, with a specialization in marketing management in one of the top ten business schools in Australasia(MGSM).
A Diploma in International Commerce from ADEX, a Diploma in Entrepreneurship management from Pacific University. Certificate in Business negotiation and ethics from Pacific University.
Studies in Art therapy at The school of complementary medicine in Sydney Australia, studies in Positive psychology from Harvard and certification as a Holistic Coach from the University of wellness, West Virginia USA.
Emotional process work & Projective and unconscious process work certification by Dan Short, PHD, Expert in Ericksonian Psychotherapy & Clinical Hypnosis, Executive director Phoenix, USA
A Diploma of Clinical Hypnosis and Strategic Psychotherapy from the Institute of applied Psychology, Sydney, Australia.
Self taught artist for over 30 years
"Professional questioner and researcher of self development and transformation, using between others tools:
The healing powers of the Arts, Holistic Coaching, Mindfulness, Flow state, Clinical Hypnosis and Strategic Psychotherapy, Cognitive behavior therapy(CBT), Neuro-linguistic programing(NLP), Emotional freedom technique(EFT), Dialectical behaviour therapy(DBT), Assertive communication therapy Non Aggressive communication therapy, Art therapy, Positive psychology, Emotional intelligence, Emotional process work, Entrepreneurship, Spiritual psychology and Story telling between other tools and own methods, holding a space for others to support their own inner growth in the process of self discovering your true self. "
Have an Incas land accent, bald head with a Ken Wilber genius look (Just the look) big eyes, a caring warm heart, and a trying hard sense of humour (because no one picks up my jokes).
Group exhibition at Arts Connect art show 2005
Group exhibition at King school art show 2007
Group exhibition at St Ignatius college art show 2007
Group exhibition at Painters' Gallery 2007
Group exhibition at Painters' Gallery 2008
Group exhibition at King school art show 2008
Group exhibition at St Ignatius college art show 2008
Solo exhibition at Painters' Gallery 2008
Solo exhibition at Fix8 Gallery 2009
Group exhibition at King school art show 2009
Group exhibition at St Ignatius college art show 2009
Solo exhibition at Painters' Gallery 2010
Solo exhibition at Manyung gallery Melbourne 2010
Group exhibition at King school art show 2010
Group exhibition (14 pieces) at ARTPAZE art show 2011
Solo exhibition at Painters' Gallery 2011
Group exhibition at Manyung gallery Melbourne 2011
Solo exhibition at painters' gallery Sydney 2012
Solo exhibition Painters' Gallery, Sydney 2013
Group Exhibition, Art Hub Sydney, 2014
Solo Exhibition, Art Hub Sydney, 2014
Resident Artist, Art Hub Stdney 2014-2015
Permanent solo exhibition, Ceasius Kakius (Open own gallery) 2013-2017
Traveling from 2017-2019
Group Exhibition, ArtMotive Peru, 2020
Curating & Art Director
Curator: "Works on paper", Norman Lindsay, PG Gallery 2008
Curator: "Bays" Sokquon Tran, PG Gallery 2009
Curator: "Mix show" PG Gallery 2010
Curator: "people" Carlos Barrios, PG gallery 2008
Curator: "retrospective" Mia Galo,PG gallery 2009
Curator: "Colour & Earth" Jan Cristaudo, PG gallery 2012
Curator: POP Mixed artists, PG gallery 2012
Curator: "Tactility" Group Exhibition 2012
Curator: "Introspection" Gavin Cawthorn 2012
Curator: "Inner Seasons" Jeni Robertson 2012
Curator: "Anyone for Cricket?" Peter Griffen 2012
Art Director: "Peru Amazonico", for Customs House, City of Sydney & General Consulate of Peru, 2013
Curator & Director: "Manly Premiere" group Exhibition 2013
Curator "To Australia with Love" Mixed exhibition 2014
Curator & Director "Affordable Art Auction" Charity Exhibition 2014
Live Painting & Commission Events
Manly Art Wall, Sydney 2013
Free Humanity, Melbourne 2014
Free Humanity, Sydney 2014
Free Humanity, Perth, 2014
Manly Art Project, Sydney 2014
Manly Art Project, Sydney 2015
Manly Art Project, Sydney 2016
Manly Art Project, Sydney 2017