Carmina Escobar

Carmina Escobar, Los Angeles, CA, is an experimental vocalist, performer, improviser, sound and intermedia artist from Mexico City who is at work on a project that that looks into the poetic and sonic sculptural possibilities of suspended instruments while exploring the subject of Vulnerability for the performance of her piece Pura Entraña (Pure Gut) to be premiered in November of this year at RedCat in Los Angeles. Holder of the National Fund for the Culture and Arts Emerging Creator award in the Multimedia category 2017 in México, she has been awarded USArtist International Award 2010 with the Estamos Ensemble Project, and 2014 NFA Master Artist Grant, among others. Currently, she facilitates the experimental voice workshop at CalArts where she is regular faculty.