Catalina Bauer was born in Buenos Aires in 1976 and was raised in Chile. She graduated with a Master of Arts from the University of Chile. She lives and works in Santiago where she has exhibited regularly since 1999. She has lived in the UK as an artist resident at Gasworks, London. Most recent exhibitions include Tectonic Shift: Contemporary Art from Chile, Saatchi Gallery and Phillips de Pury, London (2011); Moscow Biennale (2011); Contaminaciones Contemporáneas, Museum of Contemporary Art in São Paulo (2010); Casa de America in Madrid (2010); Albores, Museum of Anthropology of Xalapa, México (2007).