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Maria José Porras

Visual artist

Maria José Porras is a graduate in Fine Arts from the University of Quindío. Since 2016 she has collaborated on audiovisual and journalistic projects centring on environmental protection and social reparation, including the documentaries Vida en la niebla (2016), Manguala (2018), Sembradores de cuerpos (2018-2021), Fábricas de agua (2021) and the transmedia special Cuerpos de agua (2021). In 2019 she took part in the International Congress of Arts and Cultures in Madrid and the International Seminar of Arts and Humanities in Colombia. She has won three national university journalism awards and exhibited at the 16th International Poster Biennial in Mexico. In 2021 she coordinated the display of posters Kontraste. She is currently doing a masters degree in Advanced Studies in Art History at the University of Barcelona, and collaborates at the KBr photography centre of Fundació MAPFRE. 

Update: 31 January 2023