Alejandra Avilés

(1989, Mexico) is graduated in Fine Arts from the University of Sonora MX. She attended the SOMA Mexico Education Program 2014-2015 and Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art 2016 in Berlin. Her solo exhibitions include: American, Parallel Oaxaca within Solo Swab Barcelona, ES (2016), Oscurana, Bikini Wax Mexico City, MX (2015), Paradise, TRAMA, Guadalajara, MX (2012), Sentido Inverso, in Culture House in Hermosillo, MX (2011). She has been beneficiary of FONCA (2014) and FECAS (2011). Currently is artist resident in Hangar Barcelona (2016-2017).

Her work unfolds narratives and materials related with living in the desert. The animal and the human, poison and earth, heat and darkness are elements present in her reflections. //