Ana Quiroz Visual artist born in Mexico City, Ana Quiroz works and lives in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato.
Her work is a reflection of her deep concern for the social and political problems of Mexico. Quiroz explores the hardships of humanity and speaks out against the established social order, addressing the repercussions of these issues.
Ana Quiroz is a Ph.D. candidate in Arts and Design at U.N.A.M. and her research examines the resurgence of socio-political engagement in Mexican contemporary art. She has taught for over 15 years at a number of universities and art institutions and she has received recognitions for her sculptures and installations, including 1st Prize at the Tijuana International Banner Biennial in 2010 and in 2008 the first Prize in the Biennale of Glass in Monterrey. She has taken part in art residency programs in France, Argentina, and the United States
She has participated in numerous group exhibitions in Mexico, United States, Italy, France, Canada, Portugal, Colombia and Spain among other countries. Her work belongs to private and public collections such as Glass Museum in Monterrey, Mexico, Nassau County Museum in New York, Cultural Center Tijuana and the Cultural Forum in Guanajuato.