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Camila Afanador earned her M.F.A in Graphic Design from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2012. She was born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia and holds a degree in Industrial Design from the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana. Through her work she investigates the broadening role of graphic design in documenting, collecting, telling stories, and enabling placemaking and participation. Working in different formats—books, print, websites, public art, video—she visualizes ideas and creates relationships between local and global realities. In addition to her personal body of work Camila has been a practicing designer since 2004 working on print and web projects for multiple clients. She worked as a web and editorial designer for the School of Architecture and Design in the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá and more recently for a branding and design firm in Boston, MA.