Tatiana Cuevas

Tatiana Cuevas has a BA in Art History from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City (1999) and an MA in Curating Contemporary Art from the Royal College of Art in London (2003). She worked as Curatorial Assistant at the Museo Nacional de Arte in Mexico City (2000-2001) and as Assistant to the Latin American Acquisitions Committee at Tate in London (2003). In 2004, she obtained the Hilla Rebay International Fellowship of the Guggenheim Foundation. From 2005 to 2008, she was the Associate Curator at the Museo Tamayo in Mexico City, where she organized exhibitions such as: Henrik Håkansson. Novelas de la selva (2008), Thomas Hirschhorn. Stand-alone (2008), and Jesús Rafael Soto. Visión en movimiento (co-curated with Paola Santoscoy) (2005-2006). From 2008 to 2011, she was Curator of Contemporary Art at the Museo de Arte de Lima – MALI, where she organized, among others: Fernando Bryce. Dibiujando la Historia Moderna (co-curated with Natalia Majluf), MALI; MUAC, Mexico City; MALBA, Buenos Aires (2011-2012); Arte al paso, Colección Contemporánea del Museo de Arte de Lima (co-curated with Rodrigo Quijano), Pinacoteca de Sao Paulo, Brazil (2011); and Gordon Matta-Clark: Deshacer El Espacio (co-curated with Gabriela Rangel), MNBA, Santiago; MAM, Sao Paulo; Paço Imperial, Rio de Janeiro and MALI, Lima. She was part of the organization and selection committee of Centro Abierto, Intervenciones de sitio específico en el centro histórico de Lima (2009, 2010 and 2012), an open call for artists living in Latin America to present site-specific projects for downtown Lima. In 2010, she launched MALI in situ, a series of site-specific projects that invites artists to present works that interact with spaces inside and outside of the museum. The program included: José Carlos Martinat; Melanie Smith with Rafael Ortega; Alberto Casari and Eva Pest; and Francis Alÿs. She is member of the curatorial advisory team to the Contemporary Art Acquisitions Committee at the MALI in Lima and the MUAC in Mexico City. She is member of the Academic Advisory Board to the Museo Experimental El Eco in Mexico City. She is currently Curator at the Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros in Mexico City.


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