MIGUEL GONZÁLEZ

Imperfect Idler or When Things Disappear Curator

Miguel is a Professor, Art Critic and Curator. He is member of the International Association of Art Critics (AICA). He has been Curator at the Museum of Modern Art La Tertulia, Cali since 1985.

He has been jury member of the most important events of visual arts in Colombia, such as the National Exhibitions, the Biennials of the Museum of Modern Art of Bogota and the Rabinovich Exhibition of the Museum of Modern Art of Medellin.

He has been guest curator and consultant at the Biennials of Venice, Sao Paulo, Valparaiso, Cuenca, Havana, La Paz, and the Photography Biennial FotoFest, Houston (1992).

He has written about art in newspapers and specialized magazines since 1970: Arte Plural (Caracas), Artinf (Buenos Aires), Atlántica (Spain), Poliéster (Mexico), Vie des Arts (Canada), Next Level (England), Arte en Colombia, Art-Nexus, Arte Internacional and Revista de Arte y Arquitectura (Colombia).

He has written eight books, among them Entrevistas, Arte y Cultura de Latinoamérica y Colombia; Latinoamérica, visiones y miradas, and was co-author of Performance y Arte-Acción en América Latina.

He has also received numerous awards.