Nubia Gala was born and raised in Cali, Colombia. She left home at the age of seventeen to travel to Mexico and Canada. Gala earned a Bachelors of Science degree from California State University, Los Angeles. Her love for world travel has taken her to over 40 countries. Gala translates her spontaneity, risk taking, spirit of adventure and intuition into her vibrant abstract paintings. She brings a fresh vision of the world through her imagery, mark-making and layered use of the medium. She has exhibited in Asia and in galleries across the USA as well as diplomatic and public venues.
Gala participated in exclusive art fairs like the Los Angeles Modern, Contemporary Art Show, Red Dot at Miami Art Basel.