Born in Argentina and raised in Mexico, Artist in Residence Maria Ezcurra is currently working on her PhD in Arts Education at Concordia University. She has also studied at Mexico City’s UNAM (National Autonomous University of Mexico), London’s Chelsea College of Art & Design, and the San Francisco Art Institute. Maria has participated in more than 60 group and 15 individual exhibits in Europe, Latin and North America, and developed several collaborative and public art projects, and has taught art for more than 15 years. Her website is

Maria is one of the Artists in Residence in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education for 2015-2016.