Curador/a Gestor/a Historiador/a Investigador/a Profesor/a
Literato graduado/a de la Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano en 1995
Magister en Teoria e Historia del Arte graduado/a de Universidad Nacional de Colombia en 2006
William Alfonso López Rosas is professor at the Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Currently he coordinates two research groups: Taller Historia Crítica del Arte and Museología Crítica y Estudios del Patrimonio Cultural.
He has professional experience in the museums field since 1990. He worked at the Museo de Arte of the Banco de la República de Colombia, the Museo Nacional de Colombia and was director of the Museo de Arte of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia. In this institution, from 2003 to 2006, he coordinated the head group of the Maestría en Museología y Gestión del Patrimonio, and was its first director (2006-2008).
As an art historian, he has cured several exhibitions dedicated to the review of some key issues about modern art and also to provide lectures on contemporary art in Colombia.
Currently he is student of the Doctorado en Arte y Arquitectura of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, in the Line of Art History.
He is a member of the Colombian ICOM Committee (ICOM-Colombia), and he is part of the Red Conceptualismos del Sur.