Alma Ruiz

Title: Senior Curator

Affiliation: The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles


City / State: Los Angeles, CA

Alma Ruiz is a curator at The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Los Angeles. She has curated numerous exhibitions of contemporary art, with a primary focus on the postwar period in Italy and Latin America, as well as working with emerging artists. She has been a juror for numerous exhibitions and art biennials in the United States and Latin America including the V Panama Biennial, the Tamayo Biennial in Mexico City, the Second Exhibition of Central American emerging artists in San Jose, Costa Rica, and Women Artists on Immigration in Los Angeles. She has served as a panelist for The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans and Creative Capital Foundation in New York, and is a member of the Advisory Committee for the Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation in Miami, Florida.