Toro Castaño

Toro Castaño is an independent curatorial researcher who resides in Long Beach, CA. Current projects include The Francis Effect, a project initiated by artist Tania Bruguera and he occasionally provides research support to Semiotext(e) founder, Sylvère Lotringer. He is involved with the Long Beach participatory arts scene where he is a facilitator at the Institute for Labor Garments Workers and Uniforms (ILGWU) in the Art Exchange. He is also a contemporary art book reviewer for The Library Journal. Toro received his BA from UC Santa Cruz and his MA from the University of Southern California.