Self-taught as an artist, Valeria del Mar lives and works in a mountain village surrounded by woods in Southern Germany.

The bilingual artist was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and grew up in Germany and Spain. Traces of these different cultures thread their way through her creative work, in which she addresses issues of homeland, friendship and the interrelationships that arise between people, animals, landscapes and places.

Valeria’s intensely personal way of perceiving her surroundings enables her to see the extraordinary in the everyday, and to share it with others by means of her art.

I want to reveal the cracks in reality, through which one can experience the twinkling of the universe, but also to point out the magic of the everyday that helps us live in the moment and find beauty in the most surprising of places…