Javiera González Zarzar was born in 1984 in Santiago, Chile. She is an architect with a Masters degree in Architecture from the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and she is currently pursuing her doctorate at the Technical University of Berlin with a scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service. Javiera has been based in Berlin since 2016 developing her artistic career, in which she seeks to create links between art and architecture by relating construction issues to embroidery craft.