MFA in Studio Arts, Hunter College, New York, N.Y.
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 shown 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 annual listing 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 granted by the Swiss Federal Design Awards (2015). Advances of her most recent project, The Daughter of the Great Library are featured in the latest issue of 39NULL Magazin für Gesellschaft und Kultur (Berlin: Ruksaldruck, April, 2018).