Paloma Polo is an independent researcher and visual artist based in Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Her artistic practice explores subjugated knowledges that can inform the history of knowledge production and the construction of humanely progressive political discourse. She is a member of the International Coordinating Committee of the International League of Peoples’ Struggles (ILPS). Between 2007- 2009 Polo attended De Ateliers art residency program (Amsterdam) and in 2010 Gasworks residency program (London). Polo was a visiting research fellow in 2013 at the Center for International Studies, University of the Philippines-Diliman. Her later research explorations were hosted by Les Laboratoires D’Aubervilliers research and creation institution (Paris).