Independent curator currently working as co-curator for the 4th Trienal Poligráfica de San Juan - Puerto Rico, as curator of the Printmaking Collectors Club of Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende and artistic director of Plataforma Atacama, a project addressing the relationship between art and place based in the Atacama desert in Chile.
Previously curator of Focus Brasil (Chile, 2010), chief curator of LARA (Latin American Roaming Art 2012- 2013); she has also curated Solo exhibitions by artists such as Cadu, Francisca Aninat, Marcelo Moscheta and Hamish Fulton, and was co-curator for the first Performance Biennial Deformes (Chile, 2006); the exhibition Museum Man: Historia de la Desaparición (Franklin Furnace archives-Centro Cultural Palacio La Moneda, Chile, 2007); the 8th Mercosur Biennial Essays in Geopoetics (Brazil, 2011), Solo Projects: Focus Latin America for ARCO 2013 and Solo Projects for Summa Art Fair Madrid.
She writes for art publications in Latin America and in United Kingdom, and is the author of Installations and Experimental Printmaking (UK, 2009).
24 October 2015 - 27 February 2016
Title: Displaced Images / Images in Space
Chief curator: Gerardo Mosquera
Vanessa Hernández Gracia
54 artists and groups
from Puerto Rico, Latin America and the
Caribbean, and Latino artists in the USA
Institute of Puerto Rican Culture (ICP)
coordinated by its Fine Arts Program