Angela González is a dancer, painter and cultural agent, born in Michoacán México currently living in San Diego, California. At very early age, she discovered her passion for dance and started her studies in classical ballet, later becoming a professional dancer. Given her passion for learning about other arts, in 1991 she obtained her certification in the reproduction of German and French porcelain dolls and later earned her Masters Degree from the “Doll Artisan Guild School of Dollmaking” in Rochester, New York.
As part of her academic studies in art, she has obtained certification in curation and exhibition design, drawing, painting, graphics, metal work and art object workshops. Among these are “stage lighting design” at San Diego City College and “cultural promotion and management” offered by the National Council for the Culture and Arts of México (CONACULTA).
Her foray in painting has been productive and she has participated in over 100 individual and collective exhibitions. These include, for example, “A new wave of Artistic Activism?” At the 56th Venice Biennale, Venice , Italy, “Conexiones” at the International Museum of Contemporary Art, Belforte del Chienti, Italy, “White and Empty” at the Art Site Chiayi, Taiwan, “Visual Art Exhibition” for the Mecenas Foundation at the Fine Arts Palace, Buenos Aires, Argentina, “Gulf Labor Artists Coalition at Center for Art and Migration Politics - CAMP, Roskilde, Denmark. “Art and Color” in the Conex Servei Hall, Barcelona, Spain, “Paisanos”, Mexican Counsulate, Madrid, Spain. She has also taken part in various exhibitions in California, New York, Michigan and her native México.