Eva Lia Pedriglieri is an interdisciplinary artist, cultural researcher, and educator. Her work investigates and represents Afro-Latine and European heritage through personal and community identity. She connects memory, family, and cultural tradition with new media and technology through performance, video, social practice and site-specific installation--engaging actively with her audiences through interactive experiences and community involvement. Her work advocates for socialization and bonding practices, like eating a delicious meal or dancing with a loved one, as an art practice.
Eva holds a BFA in Fine Arts from Parsons the New School for Design and a BA in Culture & Media Studies from Eugene Lang the New School for Liberal Arts. She has exhibited artwork and screened her short films in galleries and festivals in New York, Los Angeles, Paris, Miami, and Dominican Republic. She has also founded, directed and assisted in several public events and international art festivals. Along with her work as an independent artist, has served as a US cultural ambassador and English teacher in Southern Italy as part of the Fulbright grant.
In her free time she is a freelance video editor and loves to dance, listen to jazz music, and cook/eat unique food recipes.
Eva Lia Pedriglieri