Marcela Armas

Marcela Armas was born in Durango in 1976. She lives and works in Mexico City. Her work relates urban situations, sound actions, installations, video and documents in order to investigate about the capacity of different materials and technologies to produce poetics of social reflection. Energy consumption and urban space are some of her main issues.

Armas received a BFA by the University of Guanajuato and a MFA by the Politecnic University in Valencia, Spain. She has been supported by the National Foundation for the Arts in Mexico for the development and research of New Media Projects. She is artist in residence in the New Media Research Center in Mexico City.

She directed with Gilberto Esparza, experimental electronics workshops Fundación Telefónica VIDA 10 in Peru, Argentina, Chile and Mexico. Her work has been exhibited in Mexico, United States, Colombia, Spain, Brazil, Peru, Canada and Italy.

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