ISCP TalkFebruary 21, 2023, 6–7pm
Curators at Work: Anamaría Garzón Mantilla
For this live event, ISCP curator-in-residence Anamaría Garzón Mantilla will speak about her curatorial practice, discussing a selection of her exhibitions, publications, and presenting institutions. She will focus on collaborative curatorial projects including Estado Fósil, a multimedia investigation of oil exploitation in Ecuador, and the platform Arte + Activismos, which fosters dialogues between artists and activists.
A Q&A with the audience will follow.
Anamaría Garzón Mantilla is an art historian and professor at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador. She is the director of post(s), an academic journal dedicated to art, culture and new media. She holds an MA in Contemporary Art from Sotheby’s Institute of Art, New York and is currently a PhD student in the Art History and Theory program at the University of Essex.
Her work focuses on the transitional period between modern art and contemporary art in Latin America. She has presented research projects at academic conferences and has curated several exhibitions of contemporary Ecuadorian artists. From 2017 to 2020, Garzón was Creative Director of Khôra, a non-profit experimental space located in Quito.
This program is supported by the Jane Farver Memorial Fund; Hartfield Foundation; Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation; New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council; New York City Council District 34; New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; and William Talbott Hillman Foundation.
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