Rosario Güiraldes is an Argentine curator who lives and works in New York. Güiraldes is Assistant Curator at The Drawing Center. Recent and forthcoming curated exhibitions at The Drawing Center include The Pencil is a Key: Drawings by Incarcerated Artists (2019); Meet the Chicago 400: Lessons in the Carceral State (2020); as well as monographic exhibitions of Guo Fengyi (2020); Ebecho Muslimova (2021); and Fernanda Laguna (2021). Her large-scale monographic exhibition Forensic Architecture: Towards an Investigative Aesthetics was presented in different versions at the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, MACBA (2017), and at the University Museum of Contemporary Art, MUAC, Mexico City (2017-2018). At Fundacion Proa, in Buenos Aires, she also curated Forensis (2015) with Anselm Franke and Eyal Weizman. Güiraldes has edited numerous publications, such as Forensic Architecture: Hacia una estética investigativa (2017); Staging (2017); Pioneer Works Journal (2017); The Present is the Form of All Life: The Time Capsules of Ant Farm and LST (2016); aCCseSsions (2015); Compost (2014); and Correspondencia (2011-2013). Güiraldes holds a B. Arch from the Universidad de Buenos Aires and an MA in Curatorial Studies from the Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College. 

Important Shows 

2023: “Xiyadie: Queer Cut Utopias” at The Drawing Center, New York 

2022: “Drawing in the Continuous Present” at The Drawing Center, New York 

2022: “Fernanda Laguna: The Path of the Heart” at The Drawing Center, New York 

2021: “Ebecho Muslimova: Scenes in the Sublevel” at The Drawing Center, New York 

2020: “100 Drawings from Now” at The Drawing Center, New York 

2019: “Open Sessions 2018-2020: What’s Love Got to Do with It?” at The Drawing Center, New York 

2017: “Forensic Architecture. Hacia una estética investigativa” at Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Barcelona (MACBA), Barcelona, Spain 


Rosario Güiraldes (2022): Fernanda Laguna: The Path of the Heart, New York, ISLAA, The Drawing Center 

Rosario Güiraldes (2020):100 Drawings from Now, New York, The Drawing Center,  

Interesting Links 

PROATV (2013): “”Queremos ver” por sus artistas: Basualdo, Huffman y Bacal”, in: PROATV, 

MACBA (2017): “Forensic Architecture: hacia una estética investigativa”, in: MACBABarcelona, 

Oresti Tsonopoulos (2020): “Curatorial Walkthrough of Guo Fengyi: To See from a Distance”, in: The Drawing Center, 

The Drawing Center (2021): “Curator Talk | ‘Guo Fengyi: To See from a Distance’ with Rosario Güiraldes”, in: The Drawing Center, 

Jacob Urist (2022): “Curator Rosario Güiraldes Protects the Significance of Drawing”, in: Cultured, 

Department of Comparative Literature, NYU (2022): “Point of Entry II: The Curator as Translator with Rosario Güiraldes and Bernardo Mosqueira”, in: Department of Comparative Literature,