artist nominated by BENJAMIN WEIL


1979 · CARACAS

Patricia Esquivias is a Venezuelan-born Spanish artist who works primarily with video.  Esquivias received her BA from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London (2001) and her MFA from California College of the Arts in San Francisco (2007). Esquivias' work is often characterized as a form of story telling and she often acts as narrator, using her own voice as narration in her videos. Many of Esquivias' videos focus on themes of history and memory.