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Cecilia Fajardo-Hill is a British/ Venezuelan art historian and curator in modern and contemporary art, specializing on Latin American art, currently based in Southern California. Fajardo-Hill holds a PhD in Art History from the University of Essex, England, and an MA in 20th Century Art History from the Courtauld Institute of Art, London, England. Fajardo-Hill is Guest Curator at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles as co-curator of Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985, as part of the Getty Foundation PST LA/LA initiative. She is also the curator of Abstractioninaction.com, a multi platform dedicated to post-1990s abstract art from Latin America. Presently she is co-editing a book on 20th and 21th – century art Guatemalan art, an initiative of Harvard University and Arte GT 20/21. Fajardo-Hill has curated and written extensively on contemporary Latin American art.
Fajardo-Hill was the Chief Curator at the Museum of Latin American Art, MOLAA, in Long Beach, California; the Director and Chief Curator of the Cisneros Fontanals Arts Foundation (CIFO) and the Ella Fontanals Cisneros Collection in Miami, USA; and the Director of Sala Mendoza in Caracas, Venezuela.