Muriel Gallardo was born in 1980 in Santiago, Chile. She combines objects, drawings, photographs, texts and videos into complex series of works, which always have a background of philosophical inquiry and a connecting concept derived from different disciplines.
Muriel holds an M.A. in Fine Arts from the University of Chile, and is currently a master student in the department of Design of Textiles and Surfaces at the Weißensee Academy of Art in Berlin. She has completed residencies programs as Bloc and Glogauair and currently us in the Künstlerhaus Bethanien studio program since 2017. Muriel’s works have been presented in exhibitions in important museums, galleries and institutions in Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, USA, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, and Peru such as Bethanien Künstlerhaus (Germany), Luis Adelantado, Valencia (Spain), Jadite Gallery, New York (USA), Borges Cultural Center, Buenos Aires (Argentina), Florence Biennial, Florence (Italy).