Eduardo Abaroa was born in Mexico City in 1968. He received a bachelor’s degree from the National School of Plastic Arts of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) in 1999 and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the California Institute of the Arts (Valencia, California) in 2001. His work has been shown in Mexico, the United States, Spain, Germany, the United Kingdom, Canada, South Korea and other countries. Abaroa cofunded Artist run space Temistocles 44, with Pablo Vargas Lugo, Abraham Cruzvillegas, Daniela Rossell et Sofía Táboas. Abaroa directed the 9th International Symposium of Art Theory (Simposio Internacional de Teoría Sobre Arte Contemporáneo, SITAC) in Mexico City.