Erika Hirugami, MAAB

Chief Executive Officer | Curator

Hirugami is a Getty Foundation Scholar and a Kress Foundation Fellow who has held various positions in Museums and Galleries across the US and Mexico.

Hirugami holds an MAAB from the Sotheby's Institute of Art and various BA(s) from UCLA.

Giovanna Violi, MA

Vice President | Curator

Violi is a researcher and writer based in London, who holds an MA in Caribbean and Latin American Studies from UCL as well as  BA(s) in Art History and History from UCLA.

Violi is currently focusing on London's vibrant art scene, aesthetic practice and culture.

Darlene Stephanie Zavala, MAAB

Curatorial Assistant

Zavala is an art consultant for various galleries and cultural institutions within Los Angeles and internationally.

Zavala holds an MAAB from Sotheby's Institute of Art and a BA in Art History from UCLA.

Lily Jiménez-Dabdoub, MSc

Public Relations Coordinator

Jiménez-Dabdoub is currently a cultural promoter and photographer living and working out of Mexico City. 

Jiménez-Dabdoub holds an MSc from Goldsmiths, and a BA from UNAM, with a minor in Museum Engagement. 

Alicia Marie Calderón, MAAB

Art Fair Specialist

Calderón is a marketing and research advisor based in New Mexico.

Calderón holds an Masters of Art in Art Business from The Sotheby’s Institute of Art in Los Angeles and a BA in Art History from the University of New Mexico.


Gillian Jackman, BA

Sales Associate


Jackman is a management and sales specialist currently residing in Los Angeles. 

Jackman holds a Bachelor of Art in Art History from UCLA and a degree in Photojournalism from the International Center of Photography.