Carolina Castro Jorquera
(San Felipe, Chile, 1982) Art historian, critic, and curator. She currently works as a Guest Lecturer in the MFA program Image Making and Research at Universidad Finis Terrae in Santiago. Her book, Camino de la conciencia: Mira Schendel, Víctor Grippo y Cecilia Vicuña was published by Ediciones Universidad Finis Terrae in 2020. As a curator, she has organized numerous exhibitions, including Alejandro Leonhardt’s Líquida Superficie Sólida at the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo in Santiago (2021), and Rodrigo Arteaga’s Diorama en expansión at the Museo de Artes Visuales in Santiago (2021). In turn, her writings and art criticism have appeared in international art magazines and newspapers such as Artishock, Latinxspaces, The Miami Rail, Terremoto, and Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros. A participant of the 4th Gwangju Biennale International Curator Course in 2012, Carolina holds a BA in Fine Arts from Universidad del Desarrollo Chile, an MA in Contemporary Art and Visual Culture from the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, and a PhD in Art History from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.