Hugo Aveta studied film and architecture, and has featured in numerous exhibitions: at the Buenos Aires Museum of Modern Art, at the Caraffa Fine Arts Museum in Córdoba, in Belgium and in Spain, to name a few. In 2009, he took part in the second Mercosur Biennial in Brazil and in the second Biennial of the End of the World in Ushuaia. In 2002, he received the First Award of Honour of the National Salon of Visual Arts. His works are displayed in the MNBA, Caraffa, MACRO, MAMBA, and MOLAS collections. In 2012, Hugo Aveta received the Résidence Photoquai Research Grant to create an original project on Latin American places of remembrance.