Pedro Alonzo

Pedro Alonzo is a freelance curator who has worked extensively in Mexico, the United Kingdom and the United States. From 1996-2002 he was an adjunct curator at the Institute of Visual Arts, Milwaukee, where he curated a series of exhibitions of artists from the Carribean and Mexico. He was also involved as a guest curator at Estacion Tijuana in Mexico. Alonzo has developed projects and organized exhibitions with many artists including: Miguel Calderon, Quisqueya Enriquez, Rineke Dijkstra, FAILE, Meshac Gaba, Rivane Neuenschwander, Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle, Chuck Ramirez, Paula Santiago, Dan Graham and Marcos Ramirez “Erre”. Most recently he curated a major street art exhibition, “Spank the Monkey”, as well as “Freakshow” at the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead, England and “Generations UsA” at the Pinchuk Arte Centre in Kiev, Ukraine. He is now working on a book for the German publisher Die Gestalen Verlag and a large scale group exhibition in his home town at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. Since late 2007 he has been based in Boston, MA.