Juan Ferrer (1991) - Santiago-based designer, artist and curator.

Since 2016 he has been directing and curating Museo del Hongo, in which his thrill for science and passion for art converge. Through his work, he questions disciplinary boundaries by proposing new concepts in scientific engagement through artistic, immersive, and interactive experiences in a museum space. Bringing together an interdisciplinary team and audience to engage with the Fungi Kingdom, he was awarded for his essay El Museo del Hongo: cruce entre arte, ciencia y diseño in 2017 in Haz tu Tesis en Cultura contest held by the Ministerio de las Culturas, las Artes y el Patrimonio.