Jared Ledesma is Assistant Curator at the Des Moines Art Center, Iowa. His first major exhibition for the Art Center, Queer Abstraction, opened in June, 2019. Since his start there in early 2017, Ledesma has organized numerous permanent collection based exhibitions, including I, too, am America (2017), The Irrational and the Marvelous (2017–2018), and Sultry Night: Selected Works by Grant Wood (2018). Previously, Ledesma was in the Painting and Sculpture curatorial department at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA). He holds both a BA and MA in art history from San Francisco State University.
Articles by Jared Ledesma
Visualizing the complexities of desire and sexuality