cecilia lópez is a composer, musician and instrument builder from buenos aires, argentina. her work explores the boundaries between composition and improvisation, as well as the resonance properties of diverse materials through the creation of non-conventional sound devices. she studied composition with carmen baliero and gustavo ribicic. she holds an mfa from the milton avery graduate school of the arts, bard college ny and is an ma candidate at wesleyan university in composition (2016). her work has been performed at museo de arte moderno de buenos aires, festival internacional tsonami de buenos aires, floating points festival at issue project room (nyc), ostrava days festival 2011 (ostrava, czech republic), mata festival 2012 (nyc), experimental intermedia 2015 (nyc) and kunsternes hus (oslo). she was a civitella ranieri fellow in 2015. she has collaborated in projects with carmen baliero, carrie schneider and lars laumann among others.