Federico Pérez Villoro is a Mexican artist and educator based in Brooklyn, NY. Interested in digital technology and networked flows of information, his work explores the intersection between language and human behavior. It often takes the form of books, digital artifacts, performances, and educational initiatives. Federico holds an MFA from Rhode Island School of Design where he now serves as a part-time faculty. In 2016 he was an artist in residence at California College of the Arts, where he taught in the MFA Design program. He has lectured and acted as a guest critic at CalArts, Parsons, and UConn. His work has been published and exhibited internationally, and recognized by institutions such as Printed Matter, FONCA, and the Walker Art Center. In 2016, he developed Second Thoughts, an educational program on contemporary art and design, with Alumnos47 and Museo Tamayo in Mexico City. He is a co-founder of (human) learning, a traveling seminar focused on technology and aesthetics that has been hosted at P! in New York, Art Center/South Florida in Miami, and Zona MACO in Mexico City.