View of “Nosotros, los Otros,” a public discussion on young contemporary art from Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula, with Luisa Fuentes Guaza, Stefan Benchoam, Emiliano Valdés, and Yasmin Hage, at Proyectos Ultravioleta, Guatemala City, 2011. Photo: Byron Mármol. Courtesy Proyectos Ultravioleta
Founded in 2009, Proyectos Ultravioleta is a multifaceted platform for experimentation in contemporary art. Based in Guatemala City, it is an initiative dedicated to the production of art exhibitions, multidisciplinary projects, discussion forums, loud concerts and happenings, and public interventions, as well as an intermediary between other local and foreign projects.