Violeta Ospina

Artist, Resident

Violeta Ospina (1986, Bogotá) is an interdisciplinary artist, performer and educator based in Barcelona. She studied Fine Arts and a Master’s degree in Theatre and Live Arts in Bogotá and Sound art at the University of Barcelona where she founded in 2014 an auction house for disappeared theaters in gentrified areas. In 2016 she joined the Ràdio Web MACBA group and co-founded the experimental collective Radio Cava-ret. Her work focuses on the estrangement and altered perception of urban objects, places and buildings, provoking temporary relations and situations mostly related with what is called “popular culture”, and their political implications.

BAR Resident Project: Trapitos al sol, Violeta Ospina