Smiling woman looking into camera in black and white

Alex Velozo

Alex Velozo is a trans and disabled sculptress, educator, and performance artist raised in North Florida swamps, currently residing in Baltimore, Maryland. Their installations and performances combine cultural imaginations of illness, touch, the medical industrial complex, and kinesthetic learning models.

They most recently received their M.F.A. in Sculpture and Extended media from Virginia Commonwealth University, and previously received a B.F.A. from Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Velozo has exhibited, taught, and facilitated in New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Richmond, Miami, and Chilchota, MX. They currently teach and consult with Community Word Project, Future Makers, GIVE, George Washington University and Maryland Institute for the Arts.

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