Naiara Valdano Sáenz de Ugarte

Born in the mid-1980s, she studied for a degree in Art History at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid [Complutense University of Madrid] and following this, a Master’s in Art Business at Sotheby's Institute of Art in London. Over the past few years she has worked as cultural manager and communication specialist, collaborating with different institutions, organisms and events: the Fundación de Amigos of the Museo del Prado (Madrid), the Cynthia Corbett Gallery (London), the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (New York), the 2014 Festival "Miradas de Mujeres" (Madrid) or the Office for Cultural and Scientific Affairs at the Spanish Embassy (London). At the moment she collaborates with the online platform Virtual Gallery and works as journalist for Plataforma de Arte Contemporáneo (Pac) and Input Magazine. She is also author of the blog Art Gossips, launched in October 2011.

Educating about the Asturian landscape: the mine, sounds and architecture.

Interview with Lucía Arias, Head of the Education Department at LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial

The world of Alicia Framis: Interview with the Spanish Artist

Following the opening of "Llega un grito a través del cielo", we interview one of the artists participating in the exhibition: The Spanish Alicia Framis (Barcelona, 1967).

Reflections about `La magia de las imágenes´

On the occasion of the opening of the exhibition "La magia de las imágenes", this article reflects upon the video art market and summarises the interview of curator Benjamin Weil with internet users ...

Interview to the Asturian artist Mario M. Martínez

Last July first "Universo video. El espacio de la ilusión" opened, an exhibition curated by Alfredo Aracil. We interview one of the selected artists, Mario M. Martínez, to learn more about his ...

Architecture and Schools: in search of projects

LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industral in Gijón with Valnalón Educa launch a new projects competition to transform spaces and elements in the Asturian mining areas

DKV Seguros supporting Young artists

This year DKV Seguros and LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial have launched a call offering a production residency. The winner has been David Ferrando Giraut, whose project is already being ...

Next Things 2015: The world of wearable technology

The fourth edition of the call NEXT THINGS has taken place and the winning project has been `Environment Dress´, designed by María Castellanos and Alberto Valverde. This article aims to answer some ...

Call LABjoven_Los Bragales: rummaging through history

The initiative LABjoven_Los Bragales takes the spirit of a former call that existed during six years between 2007 and 2012. That initiative, under the title LABjoven_experimenta, gave several ...

Interview with the artist Nicolas Bernier

The Canadian artist Nicolas Bernier has been selected to develop a production residency at LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial during summer. In an interview to tell us his life, his ...

FICXLAB: the relationship between the most experimental film and visual arts

What is FICXLAB? What is intended by this initiative? What does it wish to show to the public? This article aims to outline the project and help in understanding what it is.

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