naomiWebRincon-Gallardo (b. North Carolina,USA, 1979) holds a degree in fine arts from La Esmeralda and has a Masters in Education: Culture, Language and Identity / Crossectoral-Community Arts from Goldsmiths University of London. Her work has been exhibited individually and collectively in Mexico, Texas, London, Venice and the Canary Islands. She received a scholarship from the Young Creators FONCA program in 2003, 2008 and 2012. Parallel to her artistic production, she has participated in and coordinated formal and non-formal education projects within diverse social sectors. She has taught at the School of Arts of Yucatan and the Cloister of Sor Juana and the Autonomous University of Morelos. She has also designed and taught art workshops in prisons in Mexico City and worked with American Indian Migrant Organizations in the UK. Since 2010, she has been part of the work team for a program of clinics specializing in Contemporary Art at the Oaxaca tannery. She was the recipient of the Programa Arte Actual Bancomer-Carrillo Gil in 2010-2011. From September 2011 to January 2013, she was academic coordinator of the Unit of Artistic Links at the Centro Cultural Universitario Tlatelolco at the UNAM. Currently, she is a beneficiary of support for production from the Akademie der Künste der Welt, Cologne. Naomi was in charge of the community engagement at inSite / Casa Gallina until August 2015.