2018 Selection and Advisory Committees

The Selection and Advisory Committees are composed of prestigious Institutions and personalities from the various parts of the Spanish contemporary art scene.

Members of the Selection Committee

Together with the management of OPEN STUDIO, they propose and select the participating artists and offer general support in order to successfully hold MADRID OPEN STUDIO.

Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, Secretaría de Estado de Cultura (Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports, Secretary of State for Culture): Ms Begoña Torres, Deputy Director General for the Promotion of Fine Arts

Comunidad de Madrid (Madrid Autonomous Region): Mr Antonio J. Sánchez Luengo, Deputy Director General of Fine Arts, Books and Archives

Ayuntamiento de Madrid(Madrid Town Council): Ms Carlota Álvarez Basso, Director of Matadero Madrid

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía(Centro de Arte Reina Sofia National Museum): Mr João Fernandes, Deputy Art Director

Ms Lorena de Corral,contemporary art curator

Ms Tania Pardo,contemporary art curator and Director of Exhibitions at La Casa Encendida

Members of the Advisory Committee

They propose artists, give advice and offer general support to successfully hold MADRID OPEN STUDIO.

  • Ms Candela Álvarez Soldevilla
  • Mr Borja Baselga
  • Mr Francisco Cantos
  • Ms Pilar Citoler
  • Mr Carlos Manzano
  • Ms Paloma Martín Llopis
  • Mr Emilio Pi
  • Ms Icíar Sánchez-Mangas
  • Ms Manuela Villa
  • Ms Virginia Torrente