Gabriela Rangel holds an M.A. in Curatorial Studies from the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College, an M.A. in Media and Communications Studies from the Universidad Católica Andrés Bello in Caracas, and a B.A. in Film Studies from the International Film School at San Antonio de los Baños, Cuba. She is currently the Director of Visual Arts and Chief Curator at the Americas Society. She co-edited A Principality of Its Own: Forty Years of Visual Arts at the Americas Society (2006), and has contributed to publications including Art Nexus, Arte al Día, Trans and Parkett, and to books on artists including Liliana Porter, Claudio Perna, and others.