Teresa Escobar - www.teresaescobar.com
Teresa Escobar was born in Veracruz, México, Southeast of the country by the Gulf of México. Escobar graduated from a Private College in 2008 with a degree in “Marketing and Advertising”. She always had an interest in ads and signs and new technologies.
After graduating from College, she started working on an Advertising Agency as a Social Media Manager focusing on Political Campaigns. She moved to New York in 2012 where she developed an interest for the city´s neon signs and discover her attraction to flashy and neon lights. In 2015 Escobar signed up for a neon workshop at Brooklyn Glass and she has been learning glass bending and making neon art ever since. Her work in neon reflects sensual and organic shapes; she understands glass as a fragile, malleable yet powerful and hard material.