Juan A. Gaitán

BIOGRAPHY

Advisory Board member since 2016

Juan A. Gaitán (Canada/Colombia, b. 1973) is a writer and curator, based in Mexico City and Berlin. He was curator at the Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art (2009–10), and Adjunct Professor in the Curatorial Practice Program at California College of the Arts, San Francisco (2011–12). From 2006–08 he was on the Board of Directors of the Western Front Society, and worked as an external curator at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery in Vancouver. Gaitán writes for several journals, including Afterall, The Exhibitionist, Fillip, and Mousse. He is a member of the acquisitions committee at FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais in Dunkerque and was the Curator of the 8th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art in 2014.