Laura Garcia Quijada is from Spain (Madrid), but live in Australia. Quijada is an interdisciplinary artist,working primarily in photography and the moving image. Her practice explores fragments of life as abstract forms, using personal experience to open up an unexplored world of self-expression. Her current work reflects on the notion of sudden death, it explores the act of dying and confronts the effect an unexpected death can have on the lives of loved ones.
Garcia Quijada explores emotional pain and personal conflicts of sorrow. Her work addresses the experience of loss and uses the open nature of abstraction to contemplate the darker side of the human condition.