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Maria Ptqk

Curator, critic and cultural researcher

She holds a PhD in Artistic Research and received an Extraordinary Doctorate Award (University of the Basque Country) and has worked in the field of culture since 2000, focusing on the intersections between art, technoscience and feminisms and engaging in curating, project co-ordination and consultancy tasks. She has worked with a number of leading institutions, among them Medialab Prado (Madrid), Azkuna Zentroa – Alhóndiga Bilbao, Fundación Daniel y Nina Carasso, CCCB – Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Jeu de Paume (Paris), La Gaité Lyrique (Paris), GenderArtnet (European Cultural Foundation) and Capitalidad Cultural Europea Donostia San Sebastián 2016. She served on the Consejo Vasco de la Cultura (2009-2012) and is a member of the advisory group for the consonni book publisher and art production company. She has curated the exhibition “Science Friction. Life among Companion Species” at the CCCB.

Update: 3 June 2021



Has participated in

"Geo-Llum" public presentation by Samira Benini Allaouat

ISEA2022 Workshop

Configuration of worlds

A narrated route between two exhibitions, with María Ptqk and Oscar Holloway

Conversation with Anna Tsing, Victoria Reyes García and Maria Ptqk

Histories of Contamination and Survival

Conversation with Donna Haraway and Vinciane Despret

Companion Species

Mission Curiosity

A Martian project for students of elementary school

Science Friction

Living Among Companion Species