Alvaro Azcarraga is a Mexican artist and researcher focused on biological networks and their change through time and space. With a background in Molecular and Cellular Biology, he focuses on how the microscopic relates to the human and beyond.  His work questions the notion of the natural, with projects spanning disparate landscapes including corn, bodies of water, and currently the concept of "weeds".

He has a B.A. in Molecular and Cell Biology and Art from the University of California, Berkeley. 

He is currently pursuing an MFA in Design|Media Arts at the University of California Los Angeles.