Virginia Colwell (1981, Nebraska, United States) studied a BFA at Virginia Commonwealth University, a Master of Architecture and Urbanism at the Universitat Politecnica de Catalunia and an MFA in Sculpture at Ohio State University. She was artist in residence for two years at the Center for Multimedia Arts Hangar in Barcelona. Colwell works in a wide range of media such as video, drawing and multimedia installation. Her work has been exhibited in galleries and museums in the United States, Spain, England, Lithuania and Germany. She has received numerous grants and awards such as the Leopold Schepp Foundation’ scholarship, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship; and, more recently, a production grant from the Fundación/Colección Jumex. Colwell lives and works in Mexico City.