Trisha Ziff – DIRECTOR

Trisha is a curator of photography and documentary filmmaker. She has worked in the visual arts for over twenty five years, running community arts workshops in both photography and film at CAMERAWORK in the East end of London and CAMERAWORK DERRY in the north of Ireland, before moving to Los Angeles and later to Mexico City.

Trisha works independently as a curator of photography, book editor working with international publishers and in more recent years, making documentary films. Trisha is a Guggenheim scholar and recipient of many awards for funding in the USA, England and in Mexico.



Isabel studied for her degree in history at the UNAM and then completed her masters in art history, specializing in eighteenth-century art of “the new world”. Areas of interest include curatorial practice and the dissemination of art in general cinema and Reiki. At  212BERLIN she line produces for the company and coordinates research and distribution. She also participates as a curator in 212’s  exhibition projects.


Cecilia Tentle – VISUAL PROJECTS

Cecilia has a degree in Graphic Design (UAM AZC) and a Master in Art History (UNAM). She has experience at print, editorial and web design. She has interest in art in general, of colonial time in particular, engravings and the spreading of baroque visual culture. On her free times she likes to read, draw, go to museums and exhibitions, wander around Mexico City. In 212 Berlin her role is in coordinating, working with electronic images, electronic and social media.


Julia González – ACCOUNTANT

Was born in DF, she is a public accountant. She has developed her profession in different enterprises, gaining experience in various administrative areas: fiscal, accounting and labor.

She has 5 years of professional experience as an account working specifically with cinematographic productions, on feature films, shorts, such as: “2033″, and most recently “Canela” (feature films) and Anima(Short).

Teo García Castillo – RESIDENCIES

Is in charge of the smooth running of 212Berlin.
She has been the central force here for 5 years.
Teo, originally from Calcahualco Veracruz, coordinates the occupancy of the apartments, the house and the office at 212 BERLIN.
She assists on shoots and coordinates needs of the crew, staff and visitors.

Juan Palacios Vazquez – BUILDING AND TRANSPORT

Is in charge of maintenance of 212 BERLIN for the
office, house and apartments. Juan, originally from Calcahualco Veracruz, also is responsible for the driving and deliveries for the company. Juan has been with 212BERLIN since it was created 7 years ago.