Medellín, Colombia, 1994
Astrid González (Medellín, Colombia 1994) is a multi-media artist and researcher who explores the historical processes of communities of African descent in the Americas. Her work has been exhibited internationally in venues such as Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín; Galería Vigil Gonzáles in Cusco, Peru; and Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos in Santiago, Chile. She has been awarded the first place in Nuevos Talentos in 2021 by Cámara de Comercio de Medellín, Antioquia, and second place in the 8th Bienal de Comfenalco Arte Joven in Medellín. González is also the author of Ombligo cimarrón. Investigación creación (2019, Editorial F.E.A., Santiago de Chile). She holds a BFA from the Fundación Universitaria Bellas Artes in Medellín.