Xiomara Suescún

Xiomara Suescún

Director of the National Center for the Arts Delia Zapata Olivella

Ministry of Cultures, Arts and Knowledge of Colombia.

 

Cultural manager and consultant of creative economies, author and researcher, with more than 11 years of experience in the design and coordination of projects and policies for the consolidation, associativity and sustainability of cultural and creative ecosystems and organizations. Sociologist, Political Scientist with specialization in International Relations, Specialist in Creative Writing and student of the Master in Management of Organizations of the Cultural and Creative Sector. Currently Director of the Delia Zapata Olivella National Center for the Arts of the Ministry of Cultures, Arts and Knowledge of Colombia; in the past she served as Coordinator of Creative Economy and Director of the Observatory of Creative and Cultural Economy in the Secretariat of Economic Development of the Mayor's Office of Santiago de Cali, where she led projects such as the Cali UNESCO Ciudad Creativa plan in Media Arts, the Network of Cultural Markets, the Film Commission, the Creative Districts, the Cultural Entrepreneurship Route, among others.

 

 

 

 

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