Leon & Cociña, live and work in Santiago, Chile. They began working together in 2007, when he began performing with Niles Atallah short series «Lucía, Luis & the Wolf», which were supported by FONDART. Between 2007 and 2013 his works have been shown in various exhibitions, such as Art Basel individual muetsra Statement (2012), Art in the Auditorium in Whitechapel in London, in THE THIRD WORLD solo exhibition at Upstream Gallery Amsterdam; Youtubeplay Biennale at the Guggenheim Museum NY, USA; Bienal do Mercosul Visual Arts in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and Art in the Auditorium at Fundación Proa in Buenos Aires.
The films were also shown in various film festivals and received many awards, including Grand Jury Prize at the Disposable Film Festival, USA; ASIFA Austria Award and Audience Award at the Vienna Independent Shorts International Film Festival in Vienna, Austria; Special Award Animafest in Zagreb World Festival of Animated Film in Zaragevo, Croatia; 1st Prize for Best International Film at Fantoche International Animation Film Festival in Baden, Switzerland, Grand Prix «Wooden Wolf» Prize in the Animated Dreams Animation Film Festival in Tallinn, Estonia , Grand Jury Prize for best Short Film at FIBABC (1st Ibero-American Festival ABC) in Madrid, Spain; special Jury dimension in the International Film Festival of Valdivia, Chile; Literaturwerkstatt Berlin prize at the Zebra Poetry Film Festival in Berlin , Germany, and 2nd Prize at the Fairplay Film and Video Festival in Lugano, Switzerland.
Nowadays they are working on the production of his first feature film THE WOLF HOUSE and its participation in the Venice Biennale through ILAI Latin American Pavilion.