Karla García was born in 1977 in the city of Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico. In 2001, she received her Bachelor of Arts in Media Advertising and Graphic Design at 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.” García currently lives and works in the Dallas/Fort Worth area in Texas.