Karla García was born in 1977 in the city of Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico. She immigrated to the United States in 1993. In 2001, she received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Texas at El Paso. She completed an MFA degree in Ceramics and a Museum Education Certificate from the University of North Texas in May of 2019. García was awarded the Top Prize at the Sixth Annual Artspace 111 Regional Exhibition. She was selected as a visiting artist at the Dallas Museum of Art where she created a four-month interactive installation titled “Carrito de Memorias." Her work was selected to be exhibited at the Latin American Fine Art Competition at Agora Gallery in New York. García currently lives and works in the Dallas/Fort Worth area in Texas.