Aimé Iglesias Lukin

Aimé Iglesias Lukin is a PhD candidate at Rutgers University, and the 2017-2018 Chester History Fellow at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Her dissertation focuses on Latin American artists living and working in New York during the late 1960s and early 1970s. She completed her MA at The Institute of Fine Arts at New York University, and her undergraduate studies in Art History at the Universidad de Buenos Aires. She has presented her work at the College Art Association and the IFA Frick Symposium, among other symposia, and her writing has been published in Artl@Bulletin, Review: Literature and Arts of the Americas, MoMA’s blog Post and Guggenheim’s blog Perspectivas, among others. She received the 2013 Peter C. Marzio Award for outstanding research in 20th Century Latin American and Latino Art from the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston. She has completed curatorial internships at the Modern and Contemporary Department of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum of Art. She curated exhibitions in museums and alternative spaces in New York, Madrid and Buenos Aires. She has worked as Project Manager at ISLAA, Gallery Director at Henrique Faria Fine Art New York, and curatorial assistant in Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires.