Mateo Galindo is a media based artist and curator currently living and working in East Harlem, New York City. He holds an MFA in Integrated Media Arts from Hunter College in New York City and a BA in Media Arts from The University of New Mexico. In 2015 he co-founded Atomic Culture, a curatorial platform organizing and producing events that highlight both established and emerging artists whose work focuses on geopolitical issues and the reclaiming of space. Some of his recent exhibitions include Ojalá at the Carlsbad Museum and Art Center, Entre Irse y Quedarse at Galeria Merida in Merida, Mexico, Future Now/Futura Ahora as curatorial artists in residence at the Loisiada Center in NYC. Galindo's work has been printed in Canyon Cinemazine and he has performed at Ende Tymes Festival, WhiteBox art space, Theatre for The New City, along with various venues around across the United States. He is also a member of the large sound ensemble Death Convention Singers and has recordings released on independent labels. Galindo is currently a programs fellow for Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. at Hunter College Art Galleries.