Alejandra is a photographer born 1998 in Bogotá, Colombia, graduated of Visual Communication at Bauhaus Universität Weimar. Her focuses are documentary photography and storytelling.

With the participation in different spaces for photographic reflection and intercultural exchanges such as “Múltiples Miradas” in Havana, Cuba (2015), “20 Fotógrafos México”(2016) or Canon Student Development Programme in Visa pour l’image in (2019), she begins to build her vision and first approach to gender and territory issues.

In her artistic training, she has had the opportunity to work on different projects in multiple countries in Latin America and Europe. She explores the life of female-headed households in Havana until the meaning of home and belonging in a foreign context.

She is currently based in Weimar, Germany. 

Solo Exhibitions:

03.08.2021- 31.08.2021 "A cloud above me", Tusche Kunst Galerie, Weimar (DE)

09.2016 "Recordar es vivir", Telar de las Palabras Bogotá, Colombia (COL)

Group Exhibitions:

17.09.2021-31.10.2021 Encontros da Imagem Photobook Award, Braga (PT)

07.2021 Mojo Shortlisted in Charta Festival (IT)

12.2020 Otros Virus,Mirar Distinto Pandemias (MX)

07.2020 "A cloud above me", Online Exhibition (DE)

15.2019 "Home", Lugares Suspendidos, Valencia (SP)

02.2019 Photography projections, Université Paris-Est Marne-La-Vallée (FR)

Awards & Grants:

04.2022 Studio Vortex, Photography Residency, Arles (FR)

09.2021 Photobook Award Encontros da Imagem (finalist "A Cloud above me") (PT)

07.2021 Pupile Sphere, Graduate Showcase 2021, (UK)

03.2021 Women Promotion Fund, Bauhaus Universität for "A cloud above me" (DE)

10.2021 Stibet Fund, DAAD & Bauhaus Universität for "A cloud above me" (DE)

2021 Special Mention in PH MUSEUM 2021 Grant Program (IT)

09.2019 Canon Studen Program, Visa pour l'image (one of the six best Portfolios) (FR)

09.2016 20 Fotógrafos México, Tlacotalpan, Veracruz (MX)

12.2015 Múltiples Miradas, Havana, Cuba (CU)

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