Karina Prudencio Álvarez, born in Santiago, Chile in 1979, is a performer and an Arts professor from the Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación. She has shown her work in performance biennales in Buenos Aires, Cusco, Santiago and Valparaíso. She is a Master’s student in Visual Arts at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
Kalapurca is a dish in the Andean tradition. This performance presents Andean legacy through this dish, which is offered to the audience in the rituality of the performance. Through this performative action, various interpretations are interrogated, actively creating ties with the spectator in an artistic context.