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Victor Zamudio-Taylor

 

A borderlands chicano with did his graduate work at princeton university, victor zamudio-taylor is an independent researcher, curator critic & film co-producer. He is also curator & researcher for the photography collection

Formed by manuel alvarez barvo, casa lamm, mexico city & has advised major US, mexican & european institutions on latino/a art & latin american art.

Zamudio-taylor has lectured widely on latino/a art, contemporary art, museum  studies & topics ranging from mestizaje, the baroque, 'primitivism' & globalziation in the states, mexico, latin america & europe. He often writes

For "atlantica" (canary islands, spain) & "art nexus" (miami & bogota), and contributed essays for books and exhibition catalogues.

His most recent curatorial work include the follwing traveling shows: (1) with virginia fields and the los angeles county museum of art, "the road to aztlan: art form a mythic homeland"; (2) with elizabeth armstrong and san diego museum of contemporary art, "ultrabaroque: aspects of post-latin

American art"; (2) "cool passages: late modernism & post-latino/a art", for "politicas & diferencias: arte iberoamericano a rpincipio de siglo".

Currently he is co-curating (1) with pedro alonzo a solo exhibiotn of inigo manglano-ovalle for the marco (monterey), museo rufino tamayo (mexico city) & taudemuseum (pori, finland); (2) with elizabeth armstrong, "girls night

Out" for the orange county museum of art.

He is also currently a co-producer for the weta (washington dc) pbs & daylight films feature length documentary, "the life & times of frida kahlo" that is directed by amy stechler.

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