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Born in Italy in 1955 where she began her self – taught education as a textile artist.
In the eighties she has exhibits in Milan, Turin and Florence.

EIn the nineties she moves to Mexico City and starts to use space as a fundamental element in her textile installations that are exhibited at the Laboratorio Arte Alameda (2000); at the MUCA-Roma (2000); at the Museo Carrillo Gil (1994/1996/1997) and at the Museo del Chopo (1993/1997), among others. She has exhibited her artwork on different occasions at the Galería Arte Actual (1999/2003/2006) and at the Museo Metropolitano de Monterrey (2003/2004/2005); at the Museo de la Ciudad de Querétaro (2002/2005); and at the Museo Universitario de Ciencia y Artes in Mexico City (2004).
Since 2015 her installation work and her embroidery incorporate video and performance as a means of expression. Her most recent installations have been at the Centro de las Artes (2015) and the Museo Texil (2014/2016) in Oaxaca City; and at the Sala Superior del Tribunal Electoral de la CIudad de Mexico (2016) in Mexico City. In 2014 she was invited to exhibit her work at the Fashion & Textile Museum of London.
She was awarded with an honorary mention at the fifth edition of the Bienal FEMSA in Monterrey in 2001. Her artwork is selected at the XI edition of the Bienal R. Tamayo in Mexico City in 2002. She is invited as a guest of honor to the 6th edition of the Bienal Textil Internacional – WTA in 2011. She has received a grant by SECULTA of Oaxaca for the publication of her HILO ROJO 3047 project as well as the “J.Zagar” grant on behalf of the PMG.

Museum in Philadelphia in 2018 to exhibit an installation that depicts the complicated relationship between Mexico and the USA.
In November 2019 she is invited to the III Triennial of Fiber Art at the Zhejiang Art Museum in Hangzhou (China) hosting the most talented selection of international fiber artists.
She lives and works in her workshop in Oaxaca City.

 

 

 

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Education

2011–12 Shodo (Japanese calligraphy) with Norio Nagayama, Bologna, Italy
1995 Land Art with Nils-Udo, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City
1992 Textile sculpture with Jolanta Owidzka, Textile Studio, Varsovia, Poland
1984–87 Nude drawing with Lydia Silvestri, Accademia di Brera, Milan, Italy
1984 B. A. Hons. Anthropology, Escuela Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Mexico City

Solo  Exhibitions 

2018 - Allá Abajo/Down Below, Magic Garden Museum, Philadelphia, US
2016 - Mis cicatrices/HILO ROJO 3047, Sala Superior TEPJF, Mexico City
2016 - El río de mujeres/HILO ROJO 3047, Museo Textil de Oaxaca, Mexico
2015 - Cantos Floridos, III Festival Cruzando Fronteras, Mahahual, Mexico
2011 - CARICIAS Asombradas, Museo Textil de Oaxaca, Mexico
2009 - ex[I]visión, Drexel Galería, Monterrey, Mexico
2006La Novia-Niña, Galería Kunst Haus Santa Fe, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
2006Hilvanes y Pespuntes, Galería Arte Actual Mexicano, Monterrey, Mexico
2005 - Hilvanes, Museo de la Ciudad, Queretaro, Mexico
2003 - Rutas de Salvación, Galería Arte Actual Mexicano, Monterrey, Mexico
1999 - Bordando la memoria, Galería Arte Actual Mexicano, Monterrey, Mexico
1996 - Costuras Interiores, Museo Carillo Gil, Mexico City
1994 - Donde empieza la vida, Libreria delle Donne, Florence, Italy
1992 - Obra reciente, Casa del Lago, Mexico City

Selected Group Exhibitions 

2018 - Patrones de tiempo y espacio, Universidad del Claustro de Sor Juana, Mexico City
2015 - Rebozos, Centro de las Artes San Agustín Etla, Oaxaca, Mexico
2015 - Dechados de virtud y entereza, Museo Textil de Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico
2014 - Oaxaca Contemporáneo +/-35, Galería de la Secretaría de Cultura, Saltillo, Mexico
2014 - Made in Mexico, Fashion & Textile Museum, London, UK
2014 - VI Bienal Internacional / WTA, Museo Universitario, Jalapa, Mexico
2014 - Yo soy los otros, Museo Textil de Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico
2013 - Exposición de verano, Matria Jardín Arterapéutico, Oaxaca, Mexico
2011 - VI Bienal Textil Internacional, Universidad Veracruzana, Xalapa, Mexico
2010 - Yo siempre vivo…, Museo Franz Mayer, Mexico City
2009 - …yo nunca muero, Museo Textil de Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico
2008 - El juguete mexicano, Centro de las Artes, Monterrey, Mexico
2007 - TextilArte, Centro de las Artes San Agustín, Oaxaca, Mexico
2006 - Artistas Italianos en México, Museo Anahuacalli, Mexico City
2005 - Paisajes del deseo, Museo Metropolitano, Monterrey, Mexico
2004 - Metamorfosis, Galería Casa Diana, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
2004 - Vida inmóvil, Museo Metropolitano, Monterrey, Mexico
2004 - Pulso de los Noventa, Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Artes, Mexico City
2003 - Ética y Estética, Museo Metropolitano, Monterrey, Mexico
2002 - Bienal de Pintura, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City;
-            Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Oaxaca, Mexico;
-            Museo de la Ciudad, Queretaro, Mexico
2002 - Abide in Silencie, Syda Foundation, S. Fallsburg, New York, US
2001 - V Bienal FEMSA, Centro de las Artes y Cineteca, Monterrey, Mexico
2000 - Actos de fe, Imágenes Transfiguradas, Laboratorio Arte Alameda, Mexico City
2000 - Artistas en residencia, Hotel Careyes, Careyes, Mexico
2000 - Nuevas Tendencias, MUCA, Mexico City
1998 - 3 Artistas Italo-Mexicanos, Instituto Italiano de Cultura, Mexico City
1997 - Transgresiones al cuerpo, Museo Carillo Gil, Mexico City
1997 - III Bienal, Museo de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
1997 - Primera Bienal de Integración, Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
1997 - Modas terminales, Teatro Metropolitan, Museo de San Carlos, Mexico City
1997 - Textil Artístico, Centro Cultural San Ángel, Mexico City
1997 - Miniatura Textil, Museo L. Nishizawa, Toluca, Mexico
1996 - De cuerpo presente, Museo del Chopo, Mexico City
1995 - The World’s Women on Line, 4th World Women’s Conference, Beijing, China
1994 - Instalaciones de Navidad, Palacio de Hierro, Mexico City
1994 - Terror en la Montaña Rusa, Temistocles 44, Mexico City
1994 - Encuentro Internacional de Arte, Museo Carillo Gil, Mexico City
1994 - Textil Miniatura, Galería A. de la Canal, Xalapa, Mexico
1994 - La cuesta de enero, Salón des Aztecs, Mexico City
1993 - Algunos Especímenes, 90 Aniversario del Museo del Chopo, Mexico City
1992 - Entrelace y Fusión, Centro Cultural San Ángel, Mexico City;
-         Museo Goitia, Zacatecas, Mexico;
-         Casa de la Cultura, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
1991 - II Festival Cultural, Museo del Convento, Morelos, Mexico
1989 - Arte Tessile, Associazione Culturale Plana, Milan, Italy
1988 - Mostra di Mini Tessili, Centro Culturale Avigdor, Turin, Italy
1987 - Arazzi Moderni, Museo Garda, Ivrea, Italy
1986 - Il Filo Conduttore, Museo della Villa Reale, Monza, Italy
1984 - Bienal Textil, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Michoacan, Mexico

Acknowledgments

2011 - Guest of Honour, VI Bienal Textil International / WTA, Museo Universitario, Jalapa, Mexico
2001 - Honorable Mention, V Bienal FEMSA, Centro de las Artes, Monterrey, Mexico

Grants

2016 - SECULTA-C16 for HILO ROJO 3047 catalogue publication, Oaxaca, Mexico
2017/18 - Grant “J. Zagar” for Latin-American Women Artists, PMG Museum, Philadelphia, US

 Residency

2000 - Art Residency Project, Hotel Careyes, Careyes, Mexico