|Nacimiento:||1986 en Oviedo, Asturias, España|
|Residencia:||Reside en Berlin, Alemania|
|Premios ganados:||Inéditos 2017, X Becas Botín en Comisariado de exposiciones y Gestión de museos 2014-2015|
|Enlaces oficiales||Web Linkedin|
Barbara Cueto is a Spanish curator based in Berlin. Her projects strive to depict the present, a moment when we are walking towards a post-human world defined by the constant interaction between all things, living and non-living. She uses an expanded curatorial approach, focusing on the social, political and ecological implications of technologies in contemporary society. Currently, she is working on the book “Authenticity? Observations and artistic practices for the post-digital era”; and the research project “Atlas for Uncertain Futures” to be develop at the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Seoul, Tokyo Wondersite in Japan, and Rupert in Vilnius, Lithuania. Recently, she was the co-curator of the new media festival Impakt 2016 in Utrecht; and co-curator of Currents in Marres in Maastricht, an exhibition with a selection of recent graduates from Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. She was the curatorial fellow of Bétonsalon - Center for Art and Research in Paris, where she developed the discursive project Dark Series. And in Berlin, she was the co-founder of the Vesselroom Projects. She has a B.A in Journalism from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, M.A. in Arts Management from the University of Maastricht, and she is Alummi of de Appel Curatorial Programme in Amsterdam. In addition she has been awarded with Inéditos 2017, a prize for emerging curators in Spain; and with the Botín Foundation grant for young Curators in 2014/2015.
Marres Huis voor Hedendaagse Cultuur / Maastricht, Limburg, Holanda
De Appel Foundation / Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Holanda
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