Gladys-Katherina Hernando is an Independent Curator and cultural producer born and mostly raised in Miami Beach until living the other half of her life in Los Angeles. She holds a Master of Art, Curatorial Practices in the Public Sphere from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Otis College of Art and Design. She has worked with a diversity of arts and cultural institutions including as Cofounder and Curator Emeritus (2015–2017) of JOAN, Los Angeles; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; The Getty Foundation Multicultural Internship Program, Los Angeles, Node Center for Curatorial Studies, Berlin; East of Borneo magazine; Founder and Producer of Light and Wire Gallery (2008–2014); Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles; and Black Dragon Gallery, Los Angeles. She recently opened the art space and sculpture lawn, Hernando’s Hideaway in Miami Beach.

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