Committee Members 2024

Omar López-Chahoud

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Artistic director of UNTITLED, known for curating exhibitions globally, including the Nicaraguan Biennial in March 2014. He has curated panels at institutions like MoMA PS1 and the Whitney Museum of American Art, among others.


Jérôme Pantalacci

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Founder and director of ART-O-RAMA, contemporary art fair in Marseille. His previous trajectory includes working at the Roger Pailhas gallery and at the organization “Art Dealers”, the art fair created by himself.


ISA NATALIA CASTILLA

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Cofounder and partner of Feria Material in Mexico City since 2014. In 2021, she opened Castilla / Klyuyeva gallery in Monterrey and initiated Cuadrante, a cultural festival promoting art, design, and architecture in the same city.


Domenico de Chirico

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Independent curator. His trajectory includes the artistic direction of DAMA Fair, Turin (2016-2019), curation at MIA Art Fair, Milan, and many other exhibitions in the global context. 

Jose Luís Lorenzo

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An art collector and member of Tate Modern’s Latin American Art Acquisitions Committee in London, he is also a renowned architect and the president of DINA (Diseñadores Nacionales Asociados) at Lorenzo y Asociados Arquitectos.


Marie Elena Angulo

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Art collector, patron of the Contemporary Art Society in London, and member of the Board of Oolite Arts, one of Miami’s largest visual artist support organizations. She is also an attorney at law specializing in financial matters.


JESPER STIELER

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As the founder of Stieler & Company, a 35-year art collector, and a member of the Danish Collecting Society, his business travels have immersed him in the global contemporary art scene, sharpening his eye for emerging artists.


PEDRO JAILE

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An art collector and avid traveler, he is interested in how contemporary art is influenced by different cultures. In his professional career, Pedro is a lawyer specializing in real estate and regulatory matters.

LAURA PEH

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Laura Peh is a novelist, founder of Cinnamon Art Publishing, and lives between Singapore and London. She has been collecting contemporary art since 2019 with a focus on socially-engaged practices from Southeast Asia, Latin America and the Middle East.

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Peer Advisors and Curators

YIPEI LEESUAVEART

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Yipei Lee is the Founder and Independent Curator of SUAVEART. Born in Taipei in 1985, Yipei LEE initially pursued studies in Economics and Fashion Design. Subsequently, she earned an MBA in Art Market Management in 2019 from École d’Arts et de Culture France. Since 2008, her dedication has been directed towards the contemporary art ecosystem in the Southeast Asian region. In 2011, she embarked on curating exhibitions and fostering cultural exchanges. In 2015, she established SUAVEART.

SUAVEART, a research-based curatorial institution which focuses on environment, nonhuman perspectives and nonplaces issues in islands, art and life. They have been focused on Southeast Asian regional contemporary art since 2008. Established in Taiwan in 2015, it provides and creates experimental cultural implementation and interdisciplinary collaboration possibilities. Artistic research, art residency, curation, and international exchanges are carried out with support from industry links, art consultants, and communities.


SANTIAGO GASQUET

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Santiago Gasquet is an Argentine curator and gallery owner with a long career in the field of art management and curatorship.

He currently co-directs the PIEDRAS gallery, an independent space for the exhibition, production, research and commercialization of contemporary art in the city of Buenos Aires. He also carries out different curatorial projects that promote the crossing of experiences related to contemporary art between Argentina, Spain, Peru, Mexico and Chile, among other places.

KELVIN KYUNG KUN PARK

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Kelvin Kyung Kun Park is an artist based in Seoul, born in 1978. He works primarily in the mediums of film and video, photography, and installation, with a focus on exploring the unconscious and its relationship with technology and subjectivity.

His award-winning works have been exhibited at various international venues, including the Busan International Film Festival, Berlinale, HotDocs, New York Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Taipei Biennale, and Sharjah Biennale. Park has received numerous awards and nominations, including the Art Spectrum Award from Leeum Samsung Museum of Art, Busan Film Festival’s Best Documentary Award, and a nomination for the MMCA Korea Artist Prize and BMW Art Journey. Recently, his major solo exhibitions include “When Tigers Used to Smoke” (2022) at OCAT Museum, Shanghai, and “Double Mirror” (2020) at the Shanghai Museum of Glass in China.

CARLA JIMENO JARIA

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Carla Gimeno Jaria is a curator, cultural manager, and researcher based in Barcelona, focusing on the impact of semiocapitalism on bodies and artistic practices. With a background in Communication and Cultural Industries from the University of Barcelona and advanced studies in contemporary art curating in London, she is a co-founder of the trans-collective, which promotes critical reflection and research in the field of contemporary art, organizing exhibitions at various international venues such as Flat Time House in London and Less than Container Load in Nogueras Blanchard Gallery. Among her most recent projects are “Meatspace” at The Koppel Project Hive and “quality time | GRWM” for Loop Barcelona.