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    Florencia Portocarrero

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    Bisagra "Mourning for Saint Sebastian", Lima, 2016

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    Bisagra "Mourning for Saint Sebastian", Lima, 2016

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    Elena Tejada-Herrera "Videos from this Woman: Performance Documentation 1997-2010", Proyecto AMIL, Peru, 2016

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    Elena Tejada-Herrera "Videos from this Woman: Performance Documentation 1997-2010", Proyecto AMIL, Peru, 2016

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    Florencia Portocarrero (ed.) in collaboration with BAR project, "Manifestaciones Públicas de Afecto" (Public Display of Affection), 2017

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Florencia Portocarrero 2017/18

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‘Curators in Residence’ grant scheme organised by KfW Stiftung in collaboration with DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Programme

Florencia Portocarrero (Lima, 1981) is a researcher, writer and curator. She obtained her BA in Clinical Psychology at the “Catholic University of Peru”, where she also received her MA in Psychoanalytical Theory. During the 2012/2013 Portocarrero participated in de “De Appel Curatorial Programme” in Amsterdam and in 2015 she completed a MA in Contemporary Art Theory at “Goldsmiths University” in London, where she graduated with honours. Portocarrero regularly collaborates with contemporary art magazines, such as Artishock and Terremoto; and has contributed with her writings on art and culture in numerous publications. In Lima, she works as a Public Program Curator at “Proyecto AMIL”, and is a Co-Founder of “Bisagra”, one of the few independent art spaces in the city.  

Dr. Nicola Müllerschön
Programme Manager Arts & Culture