Curatorial team



Alexia Tala
Independent curator. Currently works as chief curator of the 22 Bienal de Arte Paiz in Guatemala, curator of the sector “Solo” for SP_arte in Sao Paulo (Brazil, 2019-2020). She is also artistic director of Plataforma Atacama, a project focused on the relationship between art and place based in the Atacama Desert in Chile, developing projects with artists such as Hamish Fulton, Melanie Smith and Paz Errázuriz, among

Previously curator of Focus Brasil (Chile, 2010). She conceived and was the head curator of the itinerary project 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, among others. She co-curated 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 Geopeotics” (Brazil, 2011), the 4th Poly/graphic Triennial of San Juan: Latin America and the Caribbean in Puerto Rico, the 20th Bienal de Arte Paiz in Guatemala, Solo Projects: Focus Latin America for ARCO 2013 and Solo Projects for Summa Art Fair Madrid . She was also curator of the Printmaking Collectors Club and guest researcher at Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende.

She writes for art publications in Latin America and internationally. She is the author of Installations and Experimental Printmaking (UK, 2009) and of the next monograph publication on the work of Lotty Rosenfeld.

Gabriel Rodríguez Pellecer

Artist, curator and educator, formed in Architecture. He is currently curator of the 22 Bienal de Arte Paiz in Guatemala. His work is a hybrid that brings together his three practices, combining and contrasting them in different projects. From cultural management, he then moved to museographic displays and later into the curatorial practice. His artistic practice has extended to different creativity fields, giving practical and theoretical workshops in Art History and Contemporary Art.

As curator, he has worked in monographic exhibitions for artists like Moisés Barrios and Rodolfo Abularach. Also, group shows in independent spaces like Sótano 1 and Concepción 41. He curated the exhibition “Inquieta Imagen”, in the Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo (MADC, Costa Rica). He currently Works as curator for the Centro Cultural Municipal Álvaro Arzú Irigoyen in Guatemala.