Gabriela Rangel (Venezuela/USA) is Visual Arts Director and Chief Curator at Americas Society. She holds an M.A. in Curatorial Studies from Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson; an M.A. in Media and Communications Studies from the Universidad Católica Andrés Bello in Caracas, and Film Studies from the Escuela Internacional de Cine at San Antonio de los Baños, Cuba. She worked at the Fundación Cinemateca Nacional and the Museo Alejandro Otero in Caracas, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston. She has curated and co-curated numerous exhibitions on modern and contemporary art that include Marta Minujín, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Gordon Matta-Clark, Arturo Herrera, Paula Trope, and Alejandro Xul Solar. She has contributed to art periodicals such as Art in America, Parkett, and Art Nexus.
Rangel has edited and written for art publications that included Abraham Cruzvillegas, Empty Lot (Tate, 2015), Marta Minujín (Ciudad de Buenos Aires, 2015), Javier Téllez/Vasco Araujo, Larger than Life (Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 2012), Arturo Herrera (Transnocho Arte, 2009), and A Principality of its Own (Americas Society-Harvard University Press, 2006), among others.