Founded in 2009, Arquetopia Foundation is an international award-winning, Mexican and Peruvian official nonprofit foundation promoting Development and social transformation through artistic, cultural, and educational programs. The core of the Foundation is Sustainable Development through four principles embodied in all of Arquetopia's programs and activities: social awareness, shared responsibility, innovation, and local networks development. Arquetopia is experienced in negotiation and reinvestment of resources for local arts development in Mexico and Peru with the following features: social scope; quality; synergy; collaboration; innovation; viability; reciprocity; and respect for local knowledge.
The End of the Grand Tour?
Virtual Symposium on Artist Residencies: Future, Place and State
June 3 to July 27, 2020
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Session #6: Wednesday, July 1, 2020 (Click here)
PANEL DISCUSSION #3
Francisco GUEVARA (Mexico), Moderator
To view the videos from previous sessions, click here.
Hello World is an international project to which artists throughout the
world have submitted art works to share with all of us. We hope you enjoy
this gesture of goodwill and solidarity from our colleagues around the globe,
starting with this link to Arquetopia’s video.
Francisco Guevara, Co-Founder and Co-Director of Arquetopia,
was recently interviewed on the Latinos Who Lunch podcast.
Special Guest Scholar and Lecturer-in-Residence Emmanuel Ortega (USA) and program participants
• archetype (Latin archetypum – an original, Greek archétypon a model, pattern). The original pattern or model from which all things of the same kind are copied or on which they are based; a model or first form; prototype.
• utopia (literally: no place, from Greek ou not + topos a place). Any real or imaginary society, place, state, etc., considered to be perfect or ideal.
Arquetopia is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our diverse local and international community. Arquetopia's resident artist and staff backgrounds vary in all aspects. As part of Arquetopia’s mission is to promote diversity, Arquetopia actively fights discrimination by offering access to its programs and activities without regard to race, color, gender or gender expression, national origin, age, religion, creed, or sexual orientation.