About the artist
Tracy Valcarcel is an interdisciplinary artist born in Lima and based in Montreal. Focusing on performance and media installation, she works with the themes of the body, memory and their position within a cultural identity framework. In 2009 she participated in a month-long Laboratory of Creative Research Meetings with Remarkable Women hosted by the Grotowski Institute in Wroclaw, Poland. In 2012 she graduated from Concordia University with a Fine Arts degree in Intermedia Cyberarts and later that year exhibited as part of the Fine Arts10th Annual Graduating Students Exhibition at the FOFA Gallery in Montreal. Her work has been shown at different local venues in Canada as well as internationally in Peru, Finland, Norway, Sweden and Spain.