Lauren Moya Ford (Boca Ratón, 1986) is a Texan artist, writer, and translator based in Madrid, Spain. She has exhibited and performed her work at The Menil Collection, Rice University, Temple University, Almost Perfect (Tokyo, JP) Desperate Literature (Madrid, ES), MCO Arte Contemporânea (Porto, PT), and others. Her artwork and writing have been featured in Hyperallergic, Heads Magazine, Harlequin Creature, Asymptote Journal, The Island Review, Glasstire, Dragaria Revista Canaria de Literatura, Gulf Coast Journal, and Fields Magazine, and her essays have been published in exhibition catalogs for galleries and museums in Spain, Portugal, and the United States. She has completed artist residencies at El Centro de Arte La Regenta (Las Palmas, ES), O Sol Aceita a Pele para Ficar (Guimarães, PT), and Ox Bow School of Art (Michigan, US), and selected awards include the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center Fellowship for Interdisciplinarity and the Frank Freed Travel Grant for research in Mexico City.