Magalí Arriola is an independent curator currently living in Mexico City. Arriola joins Art Basel with recent institutional experience at KADIST, where she is Lead Curator for Latin America; Museo Jumex, where she was Curator between 2011 and 2014, and Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporaneo, where she served as Chief Curator between 2009 and 2011. She is the curator for the Mexican presentation at the 58th Venice Biennale in 2019, showing artist Pablo Vargas Lugo with a project entitled 'Acts of God'. Her other recent independent curatorial projects include What do you dream of? The Mohole Flower and other Tales, Galeria Luisa Strina, Sao Paulo, August-October 2018; A Place out of History, an exhibition curated into a film screened at documenta14 and FIDMarseille (2018), produced by Destello Films; and Sunset Décor, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York City, June-August, 2017.
Ed Winkleman is a private art dealer in New York City and co-author of 'How to Start and Run a Commercial Art Gallery', as well as author of 'Selling Contemporary Art: How to Navigate the Evolving Market'. He was a founding member and the first president of the Williamsburg Gallery Association and an early member of the New Art Dealers Alliance. With Murat Orozobekov, he co-founded Moving Image, the video and film art fair that has taken place in New York, London, and Istanbul.