Senior Associate and curator of the Inter-American Development Bank’s (IDB) Creativity and Culture Unit, Manuela Reyes organizes and curates exhibitions and cultural projects geared towards the IDB’s objectives. During her career at the IDB, she has contributed with research, conceptualization, and execution of creative projects about contemporary art in Latin America and the Caribbean. She holds an MA in Curatorial Practice from the School of Visual Arts in New York and a BA in Visual Arts from Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá, Colombia. She previously worked at The Museum of Modern Art in New York (MoMA) and at the art advisory firm Sokoloff + Associates. As a visual artist, she has exhibited her works in 16 individual and group shows in different museums and galleries.