Carolina Mercado Vargas
Photographer Based in Puerto Rico
Carolina Mercado Vargas (also Nadirr) is a Puerto Rican photographer, writer and graphic designer, currently based in Isabela, Puerto Rico.
Her work is an exploration of the intricacies of daily life, emphasizing urban experiences and the solitude that accompanies them, occasionally infused with surreal elements, Her focus revolves around crafting memory spaces and interlacing narratives. Her current interests include textile work and documenting the ongoing changes in her home island of Puerto Rico, particularly in the context of the prevailing gentrification. She has had her work exhibited in Puerto Rico, Japan and Spain.
2020- Mundo flotante, Studio Kura, Japan
2021- Jardín Satélite, TEA Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Spain
2020- Group showcase, Akasaka Fukuoka Japan
2019- Vaiven, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Juan, Puerto Rico
March 2020: Studio Kura, Fukuoka Japan .