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Cristina lucas

Cristina Lucas (b. 1973, Jaén) is an artist interested in the mechanism of power. She analyses principal political and economic structures, dissecting them in order to reveal the contradictions between official history, the real story, and the collective memory. She completed her BFA at la Universidad Complutense de Mardrid, and an MFA from the University of California, Irvine. Lucas has recently participated in Dominó Canibal II Bienale PAC Murcia and the Liverpool Biennial. Her work has also been seen in solo exhibitions such as Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil in Mexico; Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, The Netherlands; and Galería Juana de Aizpuru, Madrid; as well as in group exhibitions at NMAC Foundation, Cádiz; Aldrich Art Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut, USA; 28 Bienal de Sao Paulo; and X Istanbul Bienale. Lucas currently lives and works in Madrid.