Central Features is proud to welcome Humberto Moro to Albuquerque for the 2018 Visiting Curator Series. As part of the program, in addition to studio visits with local artists, each curator gives a public talk about their practice, including the artists and the sociopolitical contexts that shape their work.
Humberto Moro is Curator at the SCAD Museum of Art in Savannah, GA, where he has organized solo exhibitions by Glen Fogel, Mario Navarro, Oliver Laric, Liliana Porter, Cynthia Gutiérrez, Pia Camil, Mariana Castillo Deball and Tom Bur. Moro is Curator of New Proposals and SAMPLE, sections at Zona MACO, Mexico City. He was most recently Dirrector and Curator at large for Colección Diéresis, Guadalajara. He was previously Assistant Curator and collection ordinator at Museo Jumex, Mexico City. He has curated exhibition projects such as Residual Historica Haunting at Johannes Vogt Gallery, New York; Overburden at the Hessel Museum of Art, New York; Measuring the Distance by Gonzalo Lebrija at La Casa Encendida, Madrid; and Witness of The Century at Museo de Arte de Zapopan (MAZ), Guadalajara. He was recipient of the Estancia Tabacaler research fellowship for Latin-American curator 2016, Madrid, Spain, and was part of the 7th Gwangju Biennale International Curator Course, in Gwangju, South Korea. He has written about the work of Jose Dávila, Guillermo Mora, Ana Tiscornia and Tom Burr, and published the book Possibility of Disaster by Gonzalo Lebrij, among others.