Federico Pérez Villoro is an artist and researcher living between Mexico City and New York. Through texts, performances, and digital artifacts, Federico explores the materiality of language and impact of technology in socio-political behavior. His work has been exhibited internationally and recognized by institutions including Printed Matter, FONCA, and the Walker Art Center. Federico has taught undergraduate and graduate courses at Rhode Island School of Design and California College of the Arts. He has lectured and acted as a visiting critic at schools such as CalArts, The New School, and Hongik University. In 2016, Pérez Villoro developed with Fundación Alumnos and Museo Tamayo, Second Thoughts, an educational program on contemporary art and design in Mexico City. Alongside Roxana Fabius, he is a co-founder of (human) learning, an itinerant study group on technology and aesthetics that has been hosted at P! in New York, Art Center/South Florida in Miami, and ZONAMACO in Mexico City. In 2013, he received an MFA from Rhode Island School of Design.