Claudia Arozqueta

Resident, 2015

Claudia Arozqueta is a curator, researcher and writer currently based in Wellington, New Zealand. She completed her undergraduate studies at UNAM in Mexico City before earning her Masters Degree in Media Art Histories from Danube University, Krems, Austria. Claudia is co-founder and co-curator of Modelab (, an interdisciplinary agora for social and artistic research. From 2011 to 2013, she was Director of Enjoy Public Art Gallery in Wellington, and has curated numerous exhibitions including Surveillance Awareness Bureau, Modelab, Wellington, New Zealand (2015); Was that cannon fire, or is it my heart pounding?, Enjoy Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand (2012); Crossing Boundaries,  Winzavod Centre for Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia (2010); and A Place in Time, Camp Street, San Antonio, Texas (A CAM San Antonio event, 2006). Arozqueta  is a regular contributor to Artforum and Art-Agenda, and has published extensively in magazines, newspapers and journals, including Leonardo, SeismopoliteFlash Art, Art Lies and The Moscow Times.

Jennifer Teets

Resident, 2013


Jennifer Teets is a curator and writer. Her recent work takes the form of scripted scenarios where information, technique, theory and aesthetics transpire in sites of historical and spatial divergence. Recent exhibitions include This place you see has no size at all, Kadist Art Foundation, Paris (2009); A clock that runs on mud, Galeria Stereo, Poznan, (2011); The world is bound in secret knots, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, (2012); Vinimos a soñar: France Fiction, Museo Experimental El Eco, Mexico City (2012); and Boustrophedonic procession, (w/Darius Mikšys), Objectif Exhibitions, Antwerp (2012/2013). From 2003-2007, she spearheaded the contemporary art program at the Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros (the former house/studio of Mexican Muralist David Alfaro Siqueiros) in Mexico City. Her personal writing relates to her interest in speculative science, philosophy, ecology and ficto-criticism. She has written for numerous publications including Art-Agenda, frieze, Mousse, Novembre, Spike Art Quarterly, NERO, FROG and Metropolis M. In the fall of 2013, she participated in the “Programme of experimentation in arts and politics” (SPEAP) held at SciencesPo, Paris, an initiative of leading French sociologist Bruno Latour. She lives and works in Paris.

Bárbara Perea

Resident, 2012

Bárbara Perea is a critic and curator. From 2003 to 2006, she was director of MUCA Roma in Mexico City (University Museum of Science and Art) where she curated and organized numerous exhibitions. With Príamo Lozada, she was artistic director of Plataforma Puebla 2006, and co-curator of the Mexican Pavilion at the 52nd Venice Biennial, which presented Some Things Happen More Often Than All of the Time, a solo exhibit by Rafael Lozano-Hemmer (2007). With Guillermo Santamarina she curated Soni(c)loud for the experimental music and sound festival Radar (2007) and prepared the opening exhibition and acquisitions program for Laberinto de las Ciencias y las Artes in San Luis Potosí (2008). She also served on the selection committee for FAIR PLAY Video Festival Berlin (2006) and the nomination committee for the 2008 Rockefeller-Tribeca Media Fellowships.