Alejandro Castellote


In 1982 he began working as photography curator. Since 1985 trough 1996 he was director of the Photography Department at the Círculo de Bellas Artes in Madrid, where he organized five editions of the Festival FOCO and created the Minerva Photography Gallery, a space devoted to emerging photographers.
He has been artistic director and co-founder of the International Photography Festival PHotoEspaña in Madrid from 1998 to 2000.He has been guest curator for Latin America of Photoquai (2007-2009) a Biennial organized by the Museum Quai de Branly at Paris-, guest curator at the Seoul Photo Fair 2010, Korea, curator for the first three editions of the Festival Getxophoto in Bilbao. In 2012 was guest curator of the Singapore International Photography Festival and curated in 2013 the exhibition and book Spain throughout Photography. 1839-2010, at MAPFRE Foundation, Madrid