Bio

b. 1982, Villa María, Argentina.

Leticia Bernaus is a visual artist from Argentina living and working in Chicago. She has a Bachelors degree in Filmmaking from the Universidad del Cine (Buenos Aires, Argentina). Her work has been exhibited in Argentina, Brazil, United States, Spain, England and Italy. Bernaus is the recipient of several awards including: Iila-Fotografia 2017, Rome, Italy; Renaissance Photography Prize 2017, London, England; Photoalicante 2016, Alicante, Spain; Mosaicografía 2016, Porto Alegre, Brazil. In 2016, she was awarded a fellowship to participate in the Visual Artist’s Summer Studio Program at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. Bernaus is a graduate student in the Master of Fine Arts in Photography program (expected 2019) and recipient of the University Fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago.