Paola Andrea Ochoa was born in Medellin, Colombia. She immigrated to the USA in 1992- where she studied architecture at an early age and later pursued a BFA with a concentration in Eastern European experimental animation. Paola was awarded the NEW PICK residency at the Museum of Contemporary Art/Denver and has since shown her drawings, video installations and photography in Los Angeles, New York and Miami. Paola works on personal and collaborative projects- interweaving the fields of visual art, botany, motion-picture, photography, & computing. Paola lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.