Patricia Margarita Hernández is a curator and researcher based in Brooklyn, NY. Her work, which is often grounded in collaboration, focuses on the intersections of digital technology, climate change, and feminist theory. Most recently, she was an assistant curator at Dia Art Foundation, New York. Hernández also held the position of associate director at A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, the first artist-run collective dedicated to feminist practices in the United States. At A.I.R., she co-curated exhibitions such as “Dialectics of Entanglement: Do We Exist Together?” and “The Scalability Project.” Since 2015, she has been a founding member of Alliance of the Southern Triangle (A.S.T.), an art and design initiative that employs the art field as a platform from which to broaden interdisciplinary collaboration with a focus on urbanism and sea level rise. Its members include Diann Bauer, Felice Grodin, and Elite Kedan. Recent exhibitions with A.S.T. include “Intertidal,” ArtCenter South Florida, Miami, FL (2018) and Sharjah Biennale 13, Sharjah, UAE (2017). Hernández holds a master’s degree from the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.
Hernández was in residence at the International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP) in Brooklyn, July 1–September 30, 2020.