curated the first digital and crypto art exhibit in guatemala

With the explosion of NFTs in the art world, there has been extensive discussion about the origin, purpose, and benefits of Crypto Art. Colectivo Último has been leading this conversation within Guatemala, opening many artists and designers to the potential pros of minting their artwork. The topic of NFTs is, in itself, a complicated one, … More curated the first digital and crypto art exhibit in guatemala

initiated new emerging artist gallery: íntimo

There are few established spaces in Guatemala for artists to exhibit their work, and even fewer spaces that focus on emerging artists. At La Nueva Fábrica, we decided to start an initiative that would open more spaces and resources within our art space for emerging artists in Guatemala. I was able to put together the … More initiated new emerging artist gallery: íntimo

curated and produced: joaquín orellana’s paisajes sonoros

I had the unparalleled honor to curate and produce “Paisajes Sonoros,” a retrospective exhibit of maestro Joaquín Orellana’s life and work. This Guatemalan composer has created dozens of haunting and unique pieces throughout his life, all of which invoke Guatemala’s social spheres, physical environs, and political struggles. To do this, Orellana invented his “sound utensils” … More curated and produced: joaquín orellana’s paisajes sonoros

paiz bienal preview of la nueva fábrica

For the 2018 Bienal Paiz, New Roots Foundation had a private preview of the new La Nueva Fábrica art center, with exhibitions-in-progress from Lake Verea and Lissie Habie. This was the first time any members of the public had viewed Guatemala’s newest contemporary art space, and they were truly blown away; there is nothing like … More paiz bienal preview of la nueva fábrica