Mujeres en las Artes Visuales

MAV, the Association of Women in the Visual Arts, is a group of professionals related to the visual arts field in Spain;

artists, critics, managers, curators, gallery owners, collectors, designers, teachers, directors of public institutions, editors, researchers, specialist journalists, architects, lawyers etc., who work to improve the visibility and equal rights of women in our society, and more specifically in the field of visual arts.

MAV launched its own initiatives such asthe M-arte y cultura visualmagazine, specializing in art criticism from a gender perspective; the MAV awards, created in 2010; the MAVeducaLAB Art Education Workshops for Equality; and the editing of reports and publications.

MAV has also organised three editions of its FORUM: FMM2015, in Barcelona and Madrid; FMM2017, in Madrid and Seville; and FMM2019, in Vitoria and Madrid. This event is an opportunity to share ideas and projects with other feminist art associations from Spain and across the globe.


General Coordination Women in the Visual Arts Board BMAV2020 Working Team
Lola Díaz González - Blanco, María José Magaña Clemente, Vanesa Cejudo Mejías, Tonia Fernández Trujillo, María Ortega, María Jesús Abad Tejerina, Anxela Caramés Sales y Yolanda Peralta Sierra.
Coordinator Amparo López Corral
Members of the Juries Call for projects based on new technologies and rural impact
María Jesús Abad, Marisa Villén y Miguel Mallol.
Self-Isolation Residencies call
Anxela Caramés Sales, Francisco Brives, Iris Lam Chen, Jaider Orsini y Marisa Caichiolo.
Call for artists, curators and researchers based in Madrid
Beatriz Herráez, Cristina Guzmán, Karin Ohlenschläger, Miguel Mallol, Pilar Soler y Yolanda Peralta.
“Testimonies of a pandemic” Extraordinary call for artists, curators and researchers
Imma Prieto, Natalia Poncela, Pepa Reverter y Yolanda Peralta.
Communication Laura López Marín y Semíramis González
Social Media Ana Quiroga, Dora Román, Elisa Torreira, Marta Mantecón, Lorena Trigueros y Vanesa Cejudo
Artistic Director of the Closing Session Bego M. Santiago
Web design and development
Visual Identity N2, Rebeka Elizegi Telletxea
English Translations Kae Newcomb
Interns Cristina Hernando de Pablo, Cristina Jiménez Bruña and Gloria Arenas Moreno
MAV Coordination María Ramos, Vanesa Villarejo Hervás
Administration Eduardo Cadórniga, Consultiber
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