lisa alvarado (b. 1982 san antonio, tx) is a visual artist and harmonium player living in chicago. she is a member of joshua abrams’ natural information society, performing on harmonium + gong and contributing her banners to their musical performances.
lisa has exhibited and performed in the freedom principle: experiments in art and music, 1965 to now, museum of contemporary art chicago + institute of contemporary art philadelphia; szalon, reva and david logan center gallery, university of chicago; victoriaville festival, quebec; eastern daze festival, ghent, belgium; sant’anna arressi festival, sardinia, italy; fylkingen, stockholm, sweden. she has also performed with theaster gates’ black monks of mississippi at the serralves museum of contemporary art, porto, portugal; documenta 13, kassel, germany and the harvard graduate school of design.