MFA in Studio Arts, Hunter College, New York.
BFA, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia.
Laura Jiménez Galvis is a lens-based artist living and working in Bogotá, Colombia. Her work has been seen in exhibitions in the United States, France, Spain and Colombia. Mise-en-Scène: Beyond the Photographic is her most recent show, which took place as part of the international year France-Colombia Année France-Colombie (2017). In 2015 she was included in the promising emerging artists selection from Christie’s Education, New York, and was commissioned photographer for PIERRE'S, the inaugural issue of The Magazine of The Artist's Institute (New York), under the artistic direction of Pierre Huyghe and Jenny Jaskey, which obtained Most Beautiful Book of the Year Award (Swiss Federal Design Awards, 2015). Advances of her most recent project, The Daughter of the Great Library will be featured in 39NULL Magazin für Gesellschaft und Kultur (Berlin / Bozen, 2018).