Owner and Director, PATRON Chicago
Emanuel Aguilar is a gallerist and independent curator living and working in Chicago, IL. In 2015 he founded PATRON, a contemporary art gallery with a focus on emerging artists and conceptual practice. Previously he was a director at Kavi Gupta Gallery in Chicago and Berlin and a founder of the arts and culture magazine Jettison Quarterly. Aguilar serves on the board of Chicago Artist Coalition and is a member of the Society for Contemporary Art at The Art Institute of Chicago.
Aguilar is most interested in reviewing conceptual and political work.