Alejandro Valencia-Tobon

Alejandro Valencia-Tobon is interested in developing interdisciplinary collaborations and experimental methodologies, and in engaging with the latest debates about the relationships among art, science, and anthropology. With a background in biological sciences at the University of Antioquia (Medellin, Colombia), he received a MA in Visual Anthropology with Sensory Media in 2012 and a PhD in Social Anthropology with Visual Media in 2016, both from the University of Manchester (U.K.). Alejandro currently lectures at Eafit University (Medellin, Colombia) and works on independent artistic projects.

Lecturer
EAFIT University
Medellin, Colombia
Focus area: Net Art, Web Art, Biology, Bio Art, Bio Engineering, Body, Anatomy, Self, Cultural Practices, Social Practice, STEAM, Pedagogy, Education, Environmental Art, Eco Art, Land Art, Fabrication, Maker Art, Generative Practices, Generative Art, Medicine, Wellness, Heath, Public Art, Placemaking, Site Specific, Video, Film, Performance Art, Theater, Culture, Sociology