Dr. Lena Ortega is an artist, researcher, and designer whose lines of inquiry are the concepts of resonance and embodied experience in the relationship between non-human and human animals and their environment. Member of the Art+Science interdisciplinary research group of UNAM, Mexico. She has been a visiting artist and researcher in Spain, Portugal, Germany, and Finland. Currently investigating the problem of representation and the experience of Nature, and has recently ventured into bioacoustics and sound art.
My research group
Bioartefactos, degranar lentamente un maíz. MACO, Oaxaca, Mexico 2014.
En el umbral ( y a solo a unos pasos de la dimensión sublime de la belleza. Museo Universitaio del Chopo, Mexico City 2014.
Sin origen, sin semilla, MuAC, MUCA ROMA, Mexico City, 2012-2013.