Curare Art Space is founded by John Alexis B. Balaguer (b. 1991, Manila)

Balaguer is a Curatorial Studies graduate student based in Manila. His experiences include: Head of Research, Casa de Memoria (2019-present) Writer & Researcher, Ayala Museum (2015-2019) Gallery Manager, Archivo 1984 (2013-2015) MA Art Studies, University of the Philippines (2016-present) AB Communication, Ateneo de Manila University (2008-2012) Minor in Creative Writing, Ateneo de Manila University (2012) Fellow, Mentorship Program, Bellas Artes Projects (2019) Fellow, Curatorial Development Workshop, Vargas Museum (2018) Fellow, Ateneo Heights Artist's Workshop (2010) Awardee, Purita Kalaw Ledesma Prize for Art Criticism (2019) Awardee, Loyola School's Award for the Arts (2012)