apexart :: New York City Fellow :: Conrado Uribe
Fellowship Program
Name: Conrado Uribe
Visiting From: Medellín, Colombia  
Dates of Fellowship: March 31 - April 27, 2009  
Recommended by: Irene Aristizabal
independent curator from Colombia who lives and works in London
Conrado Uribe was born in Medellín (Colombia) in 1976. He studied Medicine (1993-1997) and Fine Arts (1997-2002) at the University of Antioquia in his home city and was working towards a Masters Degree in the History of Art at the time of his residency. Since 1999 he has been involved in different types of art and aesthetic research with Universidad Nacional de Colombia sede Medellín, Universidad de Antioquia, and Museo de Antioquia. He has worked at the museum since 2001, occupying posts such Curator Assistant (2004-2008) and now the Vice-Director of the Curatorship Department. He is a contributing writer for Colombian art publications ARTERIA and ARCADIA and he is the Director of a weekly radio program focused on interviews about art and culture.

RESIDENT TALK: resident/alien In Search of the "Local" with Carlo McCormick
April 22, 2009