Sharmyn Cruz Rivera
Sharmyn Cruz Rivera is a Puerto Rican curator based in Chicago whose practice examines the intermedial qualities of sound art, contemporary dance, installation, and performance art. Her interest and research depart from meditations on human geography, radical manifestations of identity, and methodolo-gies of collaboration. She holds an MA in Arts Administration and Policy from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a dual BA in Art History and Modern Languages from the University of Puerto Rico. Recent projects include La Vista: mamihlapinatapai at The Franklin and Between the Sky and the Earth at Roots and Culture. She was a 2015-2016 HATCH Projects Curatorial Resident at the Chicago Artists Coalition. She is also recipient of the 2017 Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation Curatorial Fellowship.