Sofía Ayarzagoitia

Mexico, Monterrey NEWWER

Sofía Ayarzagoitia, Monterrey, México, 1987, is a visual artist with a new photo documentary style and a self referential intimate perspective. The characters that she interacts with, under her direction, transform her work in performative happenings. In her creative process, Ayarzagoitia tries to explain her existential and psychological findings that become journeys that lead her to explore memories, fiction, time and the space she inhabits.

Sofía Ayarzagoitia holds a Photography degree from LaSalle College International of Monterrey, México, European Master of Fine Art Photography at IED Madrid. Foam Magazine recognized her as one of the 24 emerging photographers under the age of 35 in 2016, that same year she won the photobook muck up competition from La Fabrica Madrid, and also the winner for the Bienal de Fotografía XVII Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City.