Amaia Salazar (Madrid, 1992) is a visual artist, researcher and professor who is dedicated to artistic creation and research, where she combines photography, video and sculpture with state-of-the-art technologies.
She studied in the Francisco de Vitoria University (UFV) of Madrid , where she obtained two graduate degrees: one in Fine Arts and another in Design and Creative Management Expertise. She then completed her Master in Fine Arts (MFA) of Research and Creation in the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). She is currently a final year PhD candidate of Fine Arts in the Department of Sculpture and Artistic Formation at the Complutense University (Madrid) with a predoctoral FPI (Training of Research Staff).
Her work has been exhibited in more than 30 exhibitions, the most notable examples being: Estampa 2012 and the ABC Museum ABC (Madrid); Donosti Artean International Fair 2014 (San Sebastián); Soirzine 2014 (Miami); Rafael Pérez Hernándo Gallery 2015 (Madrid); Costum Museum 2015 (Madrid); Ateneo de Madrid 2015; Edinburgh Art Fair 2015 (Edinburgh); THEREDOOM Gallery 2015 (Madrid); Billboard Creative 2016 (L.A., USA); JUSTMAD 2016 (Madrid), and Hôtel Pasteur (Rennès, France), among others.