Nayda Collazo-Llorens, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, is a visual artist engaged in an interdisciplinary practice. As an artist, she works in multiple mediums and examines the way in which we perceive and process information. Her work was recently included in Relational Undercurrents: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean Archipelago at the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach, California, and in the Museum of the Real and Odd at The Tube Factory in Indianapolis. Her work has been exhibited in museums in New York, Miami, DC, LA, Mexico City, San Juan, Havana and Beijing, among others. Her recent solo exhibition titled "Unmappings" at LMAKgallery in New York City was reviewed by the New York Times. She has lived in Kalamazoo for the past seven years.