Photo: Lisbeth Salas
Jesús Fuenmayor is curator for the forthcoming Bienal de Cuenca. He has more than twenty-five years of experience in the field of modern and contemporary art exhibitions. In 2015 he curated Eugenio Espinoza: Unruly Supports at the Pérez Art Museum in Miami, as well as Gego: Autobiography of a Line at the Dominique Lévy Gallery in New York. From 2012 to 2015 he was Director and Curator of the Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation in Miami. Prior to that, from 2004 to 2011, he served as Director of the Fundación Periférico Caracas, also curating exhibitions on contemporary artists including Antoni Muntadas, Meyer Vaisman, Arocha + Schraenen, Jorge Pedro Núñez, Montserrat Soto, Jaime Gili, and Danilo Dueñas. He has organized curatorial workshops and seminars and published extensively in international art magazines as well as museum catalogues and anthologies of contemporary art. In 2019, he will present the exhibition The Art of the Archive (accumulate, classify, preserve display): Roberto Obregón at University Galleries, College of the Arts, UF.