Open Lecture by the ICCE alumna and new Director of Chile's new National Centre for Contemporary Arts
Beatriz Salinas Marambio (Chile), Curator and Visual Art manager.
Beatriz presents her research exploring the relation between mobility and cultural diplomacy strategies through the specific cases of contemporary art residencies programs from government of Australia and Sweden, and one non-governmental program based in the UK. Analysing key documents and data, and gathering information from organizations and several artists, the author found comparative points in terms of governance and purpose that give an insight into the macro context of cultural policy where these programs operate. Having found these points, the author takes a critical approach in terms of the narrative of mobility and representation in the current globalized context, the impact that these initiatives have in the production of contemporary art, and the scope of cultural diplomacy strategies working with contemporary art residencies programs.
This presentation is supported by AMA Foundation (Chile) and private donations.
Beatriz Salinas Marambio has worked in several institutions in Chile and abroad, specializing in the management of contemporary art projects. She has just been appointed Director of Chile's new National Centre for Contemporary Arts http://centronacionaldearte.cl/
She was director of exhibitions and curatorial committee member at Museo de Artes Visuales (MAVI) in Chile, where she produced several exhibitions and the art prize "MAVI Premio Arte Joven". Her previous work includes projects with Can Xalant (Barcelona), The Substation (Melbourne), Museu de arte contemporanea MAC Niteroi (Brasil), Ch.aco Art Fair (Chile), El Museo del Barrio (New York), Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende (Chile) among others.
Currently she divides her work as a director of Cultural Policy department in the think-thank Chile 21, and as a project manager for several cultural projects, including an art residency program between Chile and UK, and the international program for IMPRESIONANTE, the first art book fair in Chile.
Dates & times
|24 Apr 2017||1:30pm - 2:30pm|
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