Francisco Ali Brouchoud
Francisco Ali-Brouchoud is a visual artist, curator, writer and art critic. He was born in Posadas, Misiones, Argentina in 1964. He studied Literature in the Misiones National University. Between 1998 and 2001 he was awarded two grants by the Antorchas Foundation to participate in the Production and Work Analysis Meetings for Plastic Artists of the Argentine North East. He has shown his visual work: objects, installations, sound installations and photography, in solo and collective exhibitions, between others places in MALBA, Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires (2004), Centro Cultural Recoleta (Buenos Aires, 2002 y 2004) and Centro Cultural San Martín (Buenos Aires, 2003). Between 2002 and 2006, he was the curator of the Misiones National University Museum of Contemporary Art, as well as one of the co-founders of this project. In 2006 he participated in the conference Politics of Space in Stuttgart, Germany, organized by the Württembergischer Kunstverein in the context of the exhibition “On Difference #2”. As a writer, he published La circunférica, a novel. (Editorial Universitaria de Misiones, 1993). Currently he live in Buenos Aires, where he work as executive producer of the News Service of Canal 7 Argentina, the Argentine State television network, and he is indeed a collaborator of Otra parte magazine, Página/12 newspaper and other publications.