Art, Architecture & Research
Mariana is a researcher, architectural designer and visual artist born in Mexico City (1991).
With a background in architecture from the Autonomous University of Mexico(UNAM), she moved to the Netherlands where in 2018 she obtained the BA in Architectural Design from the Gerrit Rietveld Academy, she is currently doing her master's degree at the F for Fact program in the Sandberg Institute.
Her work explores the relationship between human identity and the spaces we inhabit; researching the hierarchies within them, their political meaning and the impact they have in society.
She looks at the human body as a research tool and as the object of research itself, her work usually includes performative acts as well as scale related installations, that seek to generate platforms for dialogue, experience and encounter.