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keen on arts & innovative ecosystems

 

Awards

 

 

September 2019 – September 2020. I was awarded with a ‘Chevening Scholarship’, the UK Government’s international awards programme designed to develop global future leaders and change-makers. 

December 2018. I received the ‘Curatorial Grant "21"’ from the Cuban Center of Visual Arts. This grant is given to creatives and curators looking to innovate the arts and develop new methodologies.

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Creative arts manager, curator and artist. Creative director of ‘Ensayo Cero’, a cultural platform focused on furthering the potentials for emerging artists and creatives from Latin America.

 

Working between London and Havana, my vision of think culture – doing culture has led me to develop: multi-disciplinary live shows, educational programs and exhibitions. These experiences and all the amazing people I have worked with along the way, have fueled my pursuit for bigger challenges driven by a passion for the arts and innovative ecosystems.

Studies

September 2019 – September 2020. MA Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship: Leadership Pathway at Goldsmiths, University of London.

 

2012 - 2017 Bachelor in Art History at the University of Havana

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Work experience

Present time

April 2019 - Present time. Creative Director of ‘Ensayo Cero’, a cultural platform focused on furthering the potentials of emerging artists and creatives from Latin America.

 

2015 - Present time. Ambassador of ‘Third Paradise’, a project created by the art master Michelangelo Pistoletto, and led in Cuba by the curator Laura Salas. This Project is focused on developing socio-cultural initiatives and connecting governmental decision-makers with community leaders.

2018 - 2019

September 2018 – September 2019. Volunteer as Head of Communication and Promotion at ‘InCuba’, an incubator focused on supporting new startups and potential innovative business ideas within the University of Havana.

September 2018 – September 2019. Lecturer in 'Aesthetics and Theory of Culture' at the Faculty of Arts and Letters of the University of Havana.

2017 - 2019

January 2017 - January 2019. Art Manager at ‘Wilfredo Prieto Estudio and Taller Chullima’, a cultural centre that promotes new forms of artistic experimentation. 

2016 - 2017

January 2016 - January 2017. Creative Director at ‘MAKRO’, Photography Agency based in Havana, Cuba. 

 
I'm always open to collaborate and embrace new projects. If you want to have a chat just drop me an email or find me on my social media :)

copyright © gabriela román gonzález  2020