Born in Southern New Mexico, Mateo Galindo is currently living and working out of East Harlem, New York. Galindo is a second year MFA candidate at Hunter College. He earned his BA in Media Arts from The University of New Mexico. He has performed at WhiteBox art space,Theatre for The New City and various venues around New York City. He is also a member of the large sound ensemble Death Convention Singers and has recordings released on independent labels.