María Amalia García

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María Amalia García is the chief curator at MALBA (Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires). She holds a Ph.D. and a Bachelor's degree in Art History from the Faculty of Philosophy and Letters (FFyL-UBA). She is a lecturer in the Arts program (FFyL-UBA) and an independent researcher at CONICET (currently on leave). Among her publications is "El arte abstracto: Intercambios culturales entre Argentina y Brasil" (2011), translated as "Abstract Crossings: Cultural Exchange between Argentina and Brazil" (2019). In 2019, she served as a curatorial advisor for the exhibition "Sur moderno: Journeys of Abstraction—The Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Gift," organized by Inés Katzenstein at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. In 2021, she co-curated "Alberto Greco ¡Qué grande sos!" at the Museum of Modern Art of Buenos Aires, along with Marcelo E. Pacheco and Javier Villa. At MALBA, she organized "Yente Del Prete: Vida venturosa" (2022) and "Tercer ojo: Colección Costantini en Malba" (2023).