Was born in Mar del Plata, Argentina, in 1972. He obtained a degree from the M. Malharro School of Visual Arts and later received grants from the Antorchas Foundation to further his studies in Buenos Aires. In 2001 he founded MOTP, an alternative exhibition space that was crucial to the development of the arts scene in his home city.
Amadeo Azar's work has been shown in several Latin American countries, including recently in The Open Session program at Drawing Center NY, Queens Museum New York, exhibitions at A Gentil Carioca Gallery in Rio de Janeiro, Arroniz Gallery Mexico DF, Federico Kleem Foundation Buenos Aires, Recoleta Cultural Center, Fortabat Art Collection and National Endowment for the Arts in Buenos Aires, as well as in Spain and the US. It is in important private and public collectionsin USA, Europe and Latin America.