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Curatorial Intensive Mexico City 2018

Jan 12 – 18, 2018

Mexico City, Mexico
Fundación Alumnos47

Mexico City, Mexico

ICI, en colaboración con la Fundación Alumnos47, presentó el segundo Curatorial Intensivo en la Ciudad de México. Este programa fue el quinto Intensivo Curatorial de ICI en América Latina, desarrollado íntegramente en español. Continuando con nuestro compromiso de promover la diversidad del mundo del arte ofreciendo una plataforma donde los curadores pueden encontrarse, compartir y dialogar con el contexto local, ofreciendo un programa de formación curatorial a profesionales de habla hispana. El papel crucial de la escena del arte contemporáneo mexicano, tanto a nivel internacional como para el continente, ofreció un rico escenario cultural para este programa, que incluyó una diversa gama de instituciones públicas y privadas.

ICI, in collaboration with Fundación Alumnos47, presented the second Curatorial Intensive in Mexico City. This program was ICI’s fifth Curatorial Intensive conducted entirely in Spanish in Latin America, continuing our commitment to embrace the diversity of the art world by providing curatorial training to Spanish-speaking professionals and by offering a platform where curators can meet, share, and fully engage with the local context. Mexico City, with its crucial role in the contemporary art scene on the continent and beyond, provided a rich cultural landscape for this program.

Anamaría Garzón Mantilla

Anamaría Garzón Mantilla is an independent curator and full time professor at the College of Communication and Contemporary Arts (COCOA), at Universidad San Francisco de Quito.

Beatriz Alonso

Beatriz Alonso is an independent curator based in Madrid.

Clara Bolívar

Clara Bolívar is a researcher and curator of modern and contemporary art based in Tepoztlán, Mexico.

Marielsa Castro

Marielsa Castro Vizcarra works between pedagogical and curatorial practices of art and architecture.

Daril Fortis

Daril Fortis is a Tijuana-based curator exploring politics of memory around performance art, archives, and bodies.

Rolando Hernández

Rolando Hernández is an artist living between CDMX and Oaxaca City.

Jorge Lopera

Jorge Lopera is an independent researcher and curator based in Medellín (Colombia).

Alejandro Morales

Alejandro 'Luperca' Morales graduated with Honorary Mention of the Degree in Theory and Criticism of Art at the Autonomous University of Ciudad Juárez (UACJ, 2013).

Josseline Pinto

Josseline Pinto (1996, Guatemala) is an independent curator, educator, and poet based in Guatemala City.

Lorenzo Sandoval

Lorenzo Sandoval works as an artist and curator. He holds a B.F.A and a Masters in Photography, Art and Technology from UPV (Valencia, Spain).

Isabel Parkes

Isabel Parkes is a British-Ameican curator and writer.

Marco Calderón

Marco Calderon is a curator, artist, and art director based between Paris and Mexico City.

María del Carmen Carrión

María del Carmen Carrión is an independent curator and art critic from Quito, who received an MA from the Curatorial Practice Program at California College of the Arts, in San Francisco, and taught at Universidad Católica in Quito.

Yasmil Raymond

Yasmil Raymond joined The Museum of Modern Art as Associate Curator in the Department of Painting and Sculpture in July 2015.

Lucía Sanromán

Lucía Sanromán is an independent curator and writer who lives between Mexico City and San Diego, CA.

Sol Henaro

Sol Henaro is a curator, researcher, and active member of the contemporary art scene in Mexico.

Jessica Berlanga

Jessica Berlanga Taylor is Chief Curator at Fundación Alumnos47, a non-profit organization in Mexico City dedicated to art and education.

Tamara Díaz Bringas

Tamara Díaz Bringas is an independent researcher and curator.

André Mesquita

André Mesquita is based in São Paulo and conducts research on the articulations between art, politics, and activism.

Eduardo Abaroa

Eduardo Abaroa is an artist and writer working in the fields of sculpture, installation and live action.

Paola Santoscoy

Paola Santoscoy has a degree in Art History from the Universidad Iberoamericana, and a master's degree in Visual Studies from the California College of the Arts, San Francisco.

Acerca de Fundación Alumnos47
Fundación Alumnos47 es una organización que fomenta la generación y el intercambio de conocimientos donde se exploran problemáticas actuales a través del arte contemporáneo en su relación con otras disciplinas para analizar la vida cotidiana.

About Fundación Alumnos47
Fundación Alumnos47 is a non-profit organization that stimulates the creation and exchange of knowledge in order to explore current issues through contemporary art.

The Curatorial Intensive was made possible in part by grants from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, the Ford Foundation, the Hartfield Foundation, and by generous contributions from ICI’s Leadership Council, the ICI Board of Trustees, the ICI Gerrit Lansing Education Fund, and the supporters of ICI’s Access Fund.