Lina Rodriguez is a Toronto based artist with a degree in Film and Video Production from York University. She is mainly interested in images as impressions, rhythms and vehicles to portray mood and tone. For the past two years she has been incorporating performance art and installations to her artistic exploration of images and sounds, she is fascinated by how a live presence invites and challenges the audience to move, interact, engage and participate with what is being presented in front of them.
During the summer of 2004, Lina interned as a Marketing & Promotions Assistant for Toronto-based film distributor Mongrel Media. During the Toronto International Film Festival 2006, she was Festival Assistant for the international film sales agency FORTISSIMO FILMS and during the Toronto International Film Festival 2007, Lina was a Publicist for Stephen Lan - International Press Agent.
Lina was part of the Publicity and Programming team for aluCine Toronto Latin@ Media Festival 2007 and is currently part of the Board of Directors for A Space Gallery in Toronto.
Lina has presented her films at many Canadian and International Festivals and several of her installations and performances have been part of many Canadian Festivals.