DXARTS-UW / Steam Lab-Centro
Castro is a dual citizen from Mexico and the United States. She uses electronic media in the production of her artwork. The overlapping of geographic, virtual and mental spaces, landscape as trajectory, identity, are recurrent themes in her work. She has contributed as author to the academic journal Art & politics of identity of (University of Murcia) and as designer for the Seminar of Studies on Forensic Discourse at the UNAM. She has received the PBEE grant from the National Foundation for Arts and Culture of Mexico, the La Paz award from the International Art Biennial SIART in Bolivia, Object Art first prize from the Third National Biennale Puebla de los Ángeles in Mexico and the Open Territories Commission of mARTadero Culture Center in Bolivia. She is currently a DXARTS PhD Candidate at University of Washington and coordinator of Centro university’s transdisciplinary undergraduate department Steam Lab in Mexico City.