Michelle-Marie Letelier (Rancagua, Chile) currently lives and works in Berlin.

She obtained her Bachelor of Arts from the Universidad Católica de Chile in 2000 and has participated in postgraduate programmes such as Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt art IT (Berlin) and as guest student in the Experimental Media Design studies at the Universität der Künste (Berlin).

Her work has been shown internationally in galleries, museums and institutions, among others: CNB Contemporánea (Buenos Aires); Monumento a Los Héroes (Bogotá); El Museo de Los Sures (New York); Stiftelsen 3,14 (Bergen); Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende (Santiago); Fondazione Cini (Venice); Errant Bodies (Berlin); Museum of Contemporary Art (Santiago); Centro Cultural Palacio La Moneda (Santiago) and Kommunale Galerie Charlottenburg (Berlin).

Her videos have been exhibited in international screenings and festivals, including the Mercosur Biennial (Porto Alegre); East Asia Contemporary Art Space (Shanghai) and X Video and Media Arts Biennial (Santiago).

Letelier has obtained grants from the National Council of Culture & Arts – Government of Chile, Goethe Institut, IFA-Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen and Berliner Senate, also awarded a first edition of ORA Prize (Italy).

She has been a resident at ISCP (New York-USA, 2014), USF (Bergen-Norway, 2017) and recently at Kunstnerhuset (Svolvær-Norway, 2018) invited by the Nordnorsk Kunstnersenter.

She is now back from two residencies in Chile, in the frame of her project Caliche Winds: April in Punta Arenas (supported by Universidad de Magallanes and Goethe Institut) and May in Antofagasta (supported by National Council of Culture & Arts, Government of Chile).

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