Gema Darbo is an independent art curator. Her practice emerges at the intersection of visual culture and curatorial knowledge production. Current and recent projects: Research Associate for the book ; Curatorial residency Spectral Infrastructure by freethought collective Cittadellartte-Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella, Italy; UNIDEE residency program. Galería Rosa Santos, Madrid; Curatorial Exhibition text for La Voltereta: Vaca minando un bichito. at Qualsevol Lloc/Anyplace Centre d'Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona; at Cineteca Madrid; La Voltereta (The Somersault): Preview+Q&A Curatorial training program at Centre d'Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona; (crear) Situacions: Art i pensament participatiu. compiled with curator Deniz Kirkali; Readers e-flux: Support Bubble, Talk and workshop with Absent Audience: Practising Terminology. Sixtyeight Art Institute at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen; , Barcelona; Interview Fabra i Coats Matadero Centre for Artists in Residence, LOOP, Fabra i Coats and Centre d’Arts Santa Mònica; Curatorial residency granted in Barcelona & Madrid, at Absent Audience Conference Goldsmiths University of London; Interview México DF; [ANTI]MATERIA Cámara de Maravillas, published by Ministerio de Cultura y Deportes, Madrid; Photobook Ruta 234, at Nan Studios, London. Diffractions Without Organs at Tate Exchange, Tate Modern, London; Voice is Open Source Sala Cuarto Espacio, Zaragoza. Tocar el Pueblo Previously: Co-founder of , a Widephoto non-profit curatorial platform focused on learning, exchange and debate about contemporary photography. Photobook Live at Centre Contemporary Culture of Barcelona; at Foto Colectania, Barcelona; Babá Khumú Ta Tá at Wer-Haus Gallery, Barcelona; The Online Photobook Club , Can Felipa Arts Visuals Open Call, Barcelona. Geology of the Ineffable She is currently a PhD student in the Advanced Practices program at the Visual Cultures department at Goldsmiths,
having previously obtained an M.Res in Curatorial Knowledge and an MA in Contemporary Photography: Practices and Philosophies from Central Saint Martins in London.