Mercè Alsina

MERCÈ ALSINA

Doctor cum laude in History and Theory of the Arts at UB (2018). She is part of the Research Group: Art, Globalization, Interculturality at UB. Art critic and independent curator, member of ACCA. She has worked in specialized press and television. Director of different artistic and documentary videos, with América Sánchez, Pau Orilla, Enric Casasses, Benet Rossell, Noel Tatu, Gerard Horta and Víctor Nubla, among others. Curator of the Santcorneliarts contemporary art cycle (2), Museo-Archivo Tomàs Balvey in Cardedeu, to the Capilla de Santo Corneli (since 2017) and of the audiovisual programming of the self-managed space EMV-Arte, in Cardedeu. Professor at the Critical Writing course of DONDE MEDIATION (UB) program (until 2018); at Master in Ephemeral Architecture and Design of Temporary Spaces, Elisava / UPF (until 2017); promoter of the ACCA course Curatorialism and exhibition management. Exhibitions: artistic director of ARTUAL multidisciplinary and self-managed space (1986-1996): Vera Chaves, Robert Rutman, Domènec, Jordi Cuyàs, Octavi Comeron, Pep Admetlla, Zush, etc; artistic director of GALLERY 44 (2000-2007): Carles Pazos, Pere Noguera, Katrin Korfmann, Chema Alvargonzález, María Cañas, Pep Dardanyà, Antonio Ortega, Maite Vieta, etc; As head of the Santcorneliarts project, in Cardedeu: Joan Brossa, Francesc Abad, Esther Ibarrola, Jordi Benito, Àlvar Calvet, Mireia Masó, Yamandú Canosa etc; curator of the series ‘Confluencias en un intervalo’ at the Abelló Museum (2005-2007): Carlos Pazos, Luis Bisbe, Albert Bayona, Cecilia Cerdeira, Mariana Sarraute, David Ymbernon, etc; As co-curator of the Santcorneliarts project (2), Cardedeu: Lluís Alabern, Laia Estruch, Toni Giró, Lola Lassurt, Vanessa Pey, Aureli Ruiz, Ignasi Prat, Lina Rica, etc. Video samples: Loop2008 Fair: Jaume Pitarch, Isabel Rocamora, David Mauas, etc.