About this Artist
Alék Gabríela Lopéz (they/them) was born in Lancaster, California and was raised in Tijuana, Mexico.They received their BFA in Dance at California Institute of the Arts (2016) and attended the Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company International Dance Journey (2017). When they returned to the states, they started dancing for multiple dance companies in Los Angeles including B.Dunn Movement, Kybele Dance Company, and Pasadena Dance Theatre. They are also a part of a dance
company in New Orleans named FLOCK. Alék attended the CONTRA-TIEMPO Futuro Summer Intensive in 2019 and began working with CONTRA-TIEMPO shortly after.