Susana S. Carballo




Susana is Costa Rican, graduated from a Master’s in Fine Arts in Cinematography from the University of Costa Rica (U.C.R) and a higher degree in Plastic Arts in Painting from U.C.R. Susana also has studies in Photography and Graphic Design in U.C.R.

In 2016, she was the winner of Biennial Miradas de Mujeres, organized by the Association of Women in Visual Arts of Spain, and her work was selected among 150 other international participants. That same year, she presented her work individually at Matadero Madrid in Spain. This year (2018) was selected to exhibit at the Paseo de las Américas, an itinerant and international art exhibition organized by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and at the International Performing Biennial “PerfoArt Net”. In addition, she is the  Winner of the Merit Award at the Accolade International Film Competition.

Her work was selected as part of “HOLANDA 2005-Exposición de Diseño Latinoamericano”, in Amsterdam, Holland; and as part of “First Biennial of the South”: Pueblos en Resistencia en Caracas, Venezuela (2016). She has also presented her work in different galleries and museums, such as: Medialab-Prado (Madrid), the International Museum of Women (San Francisco, USA), CISAS (Managua, Nicaragua), and the Museum of Costa Rican Art, the Museum of Art and Contemporary Design, the Museums of the Central Bank, the Museum of Women, the Mexico Cultural Institute, the National Gallery, The Spanish Cultural Center, and different sites of the University of Costa Rica.  She has also given workshops on the human body, intervention of public spaces, digital art, and feminism, stage scenography at Laboratory Experimental Urban de la Cátedra Toriavac and at the School of Plastic Arts at U.C.R.

Currently, Susana does freelance on Graphic Design, Web Design and Photography, produces and exhibits artistic work and teaches at university level.


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