Lucía Sanromán

23 May 2017


Lucía Sanromán. Photo by Kate Russell.

Lucía Sanromán is a curator, writer, and director of visual arts at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) in San Francisco. Her work investigates aesthetics in relation to efficacy in social, participatory, and process-based art practices. From 2006–11, Sanromán served as associate curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. In 2008, she co-curated, with Ruth Estévez, the exhibition Proyecto Cívico/Civic Project, the inaugural project for Centro Cultural Tijuana, Mexico. Sanromán has received a curatorial fellowship from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, and a 2013 Warhol exhibition grant for Citizen Culture: Art and Architecture Shape Policy, an exhibition and research project organized by The Santa Monica Museum of Art in 2014. She recently curated Tania Bruguera: Talking to Power/Hablandole al Poder, which was presented at YBCA in 2017. In 2017 and 2018, Sanromán served as a Center LOI panelist in Exhibitions & Public Interpretation.