Carmen Amengual grew up in Buenos Aires, Argentina and has lived in Los Angeles since 2012. She holds a B.A. in Comparative Literature from the University of Buenos Aires and an M.F.A from the California Institute of the Arts. In 2016 she was a recipient of the CalArts REEF Residency, Maker City LA, where she co-founded LATlab Laboratory for Latin American Art & Thinking, an educational and curatorial platform for Latinx and Latin American artists in Los Angeles. She was a Research Associate and Assistant Curator on the PST LA/LA project The Words of Others: León Ferrari and Rhetoric in Times of War (REDCAT, 2017). In 2018, she was a visiting instructor at the California Institute of the Arts, winter session. She is currently a Curatorial Assistant on the exhibitions, Only the morning bird treasures the flower garden and Morgan Fisher: Passing Time (REDCAT, 2018). Carmen’s work has been exhibited in different art spaces in Los Angeles, such as Dread Lounge, Human Resources, E.D. Freeman Gallery, Mint Gallery at CalArts (Valencia, California), and in Buenos Aires.