Daniela Luna. Latest Trends
Hosted bye: Beatriz Salvatierra
Workshop about contemporary art and the future of virtual galleries in the market. Organized by Beatriz Salvatierra with talks by Daniela Luna DANIELA LUNA Daniela Luna was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and is currently based in Miami. She has been a part of the art world since 2005, as a gallery owner, art dealer, curator, artist, and cultural promoter, as well as an entrepreneur, writer and a diversity of other roles, usually erasing the boundaries between them. Creator and owner of the mythical contemporary art gallery APPETITE, the venue and underground club WARCLUB, the themed gallery TANTO DESEO, L.E.A.D. Miami, and many other projects. She has curated hundreds of exhibitions, in her own galleries and for other galleries and art venues around the world. In 2008 APPETITE became the first gallery from Argentina to be invited to the Frieze Art Fair in London, and the APPETITE booth was one of the most talked about in that year’s international press. Her work in general has been featured by media like The New York Times, CNN, Time Out Magazine, Rolling Stone, Nylon Magazine, Black Book New York, ArtSlant, Miami New Times, and many international press, as well as amply followed by the local media. As an artist, she works in a variety of media including installation, painting, sculpture, video, and performance. Most of her work includes relational aesthetics and performatic elements.