Claudia de la Torre

Claudia  is a Berlin-based artist and founder of the independent publishing house Back Bone Books, which started in 2011. So far she has published  25 books in which  collaborations with other artists play the central roll.  De la Torre  graduated from la Esmeralda and then studied a Masters degree in the Art Academy in Karlsruhe, Germany in the class of  Silvia Bächli, also being  a student of  Michael Clegg and Armin Linke in the HFG School of Design.  She has obtained several scholarships and prizes such as FONCA, DAAD Frida Kahlo Scholarship, Baden Württemberg Stipendium, Kunstiftung Baden Würtemberg and the Rhône-Alpes and exhibited at  Gagosian Gallery in New York City, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden and the Museum of Modern Art in Mexico City  among others.