Press kit: "Replicas: Notes on Material History", Museo ExTeresa, 2017-2018
Work selection dossier (2010-2018)
b. 1986, Mexico city
Mal's work combines heterogenous mediums such as sound, video, scultpure, photography and performance, using mainly the image and sound as tools of investigation in search of questioning systems of knowledge that are the foundations of lineal and authoritarian perceptions of History and Politics, making them visible and even unleashing intern contradictions within their power mechanisms. -Andrea Ancira, curator and researcher.
Her work has been part of solo and group exhibitions at venues that include Museo ExTeresa, Cd de México; Armory Center for the Arts, California; Laboratorio Arte Alameda, Mexico city; The Wand Gallery, Berlin; BB15, Linz; Whyte Hotel Space, New York; Lakeeren Gallery, Mumbai; FILE, Sao Paulo; INARSS, London; Jumex Foundation/Collection, Edo. de México; Institute of Graphic Arts, Oaxaca; and National Stamp Museum, Mexico city.
She has received felloships and awards such as the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture Grant 2016; two times fellow of the National Fund for the Arts (FONCA) 2016 and 2011; 1st prize winner of the International Video and Electronic Arts Festival Transitio in 2013; recipient of the Support Program for Production and research in Art and Media 2012-2013, and residencies such as Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine 2016; Singuhr Projects Residency Program, Berlin 2016; BB15 Residency, Linz 2016; Casa Wabi, Oaxaca 2015; ArtHub Residency, Abu Dhabi 2015; Cité des Arts, Paris 2014; and Museograbado, Zacatecas 2011).
Lives and works in Mexico city.