Laura Juliana Osorio Iregui

Event Organizer - 2017 FEL Junior Scholar
Laura Juliana Osorio Iregui

Laura Juliana Osorio Iregui is a PhD candidate at the Museum of Cultural History at the University of Oslo. Before that, she obtained her Master's degree in History of Art, Theory and Display at the University of Edinburgh in 2013. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from Los Andes University in Bogotá, Colombia.  Her research interests include heritage, material culture, craft and cultural policy. For the past 5 years she has been studying South American indigenous communities, both prehispanic and contemporary. Through her past work experience in museums, such as the Gold Museum in Colombia, she has had the privilege of working directly with living indigenous communities and their material culture.