Gilberto graduated from the School of Fine Arts at the University of Guanajuato, Mexico and spent one year on exchange at the Faculty of Fine Arts of San Carlos in Valencia, Spain. As an artist he has participated in solo and group exhibitions in Mexico, the US, Canada, Brazil, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Argentina, Spain, Holland, Belgium, Slovenia, South Korea and Doha. He received the award for Latin American Production at Life 09 and second prize at Life 13 Fundación Telefónica of Spain and a Honorary Mention at the Prix Ars Electronica. He currently is a member of the National System of Art Creators in Mexico.
• Gilberto Esparza, Creator of Biotech Robots
I will talk about my latest works that are developed in the crossroads of art, science and technology, creating hybrid entities that fuse living beings and technology as a strategy to make proposals to the impacts of the human footprint in nature.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6th • 2:25PM • McGUIRE THEATER