Foto Loreto Alonso

Artist and researcher.

Obtained a PHD in Fine Arts at the Complutensa University in Madrid ( 2008) She trained as a sculpor at the Kunstakkademie Munich (1997-1999).

Lives in Monterrey (México). Works as profesor in the Postgraduate of Visual studies form the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UALN). She also collaborate with other institutions from Monterrey as CEDIM.

She has developed her ouvre working both as solo artist and as a memeber of art collectives such as Casas y calles, Silo de arte and C.A.S.I.T.A and has presented the results at Matadero Madrid, ARCO; or the Fundation Antonio Perez. She has been awarded production grants for her project by a number of organizations including Generation 2005 by Caja Madrid, The Fundation Arte y Derecho,(2003) o r the Ayuntamiento de Madrid(2006). She has taken part in project such as “Somos como huérfanos” at Festival MAD 03.

She worked as a curator on the exhibition “ As long as you lived in this house! ...El Escorial (2005) and as Aurora Fernández Polanco‘s assistant on the exhibition “La visión impura” at the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

Her later work together with the artist collective C.A.S.I.T.A can be seen in www.ganarselavida.net