Curator and art historian, Amanda de la Garza is the General Director of Visual Arts and of Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo at Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). Her career has been focused on contemporary art and archival exhibitions, specifically on the intersections between contemporary art, literature, dance, and documentary photography. She has curated solo shows of artists such as Harun Farocki, Hito Steyerl, Vicente Rojo, Jeremy Deller, Isaac Julien, and Jonas Mekas, among others. She has also developed an independent curatorial practice in Mexico and abroad, co-curating the 17th Photography Biennial of Centro de la Imagen and the exhibition Lecturas de un territorio fracturado, the first overview of Museo Amparo’s contemporary art collection. She has also published essays, interviews, and reviews in catalogs, books, and journals.