Maria Ptqk

CCCB, Curator /Critic and cultural researcher, CCCB

Curator, critic and cultural researcher. She holds a PhD in Artistic Research and received an Extraordinary Doctorate Award (University of the Basque Country) and has worked in the field of culture since 2000, focusing on the intersections between art, technoscience and feminisms and engaging in curating, project co-ordination and consultancy tasks.

She has worked with a number of leading institutions, among them Medialab Prado (Madrid), Azkuna Zentroa – Alhóndiga Bilbao, Fundación Daniel y Nina Carasso, CCCB – Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Jeu de Paume (Paris), La Gaité Lyrique (Paris), GenderArtnet (European Cultural Foundation) and Capitalidad Cultural Europea Donostia San Sebastián 2016.

She served on the Consejo Vasco de la Cultura (2009-2012) and is a member of the advisory group for the consonni book publisher and art production company.

She has curated the exhibition “Science Friction. Life among Companion Species” at the CCCB.