Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Agustín Díez Fischer

Visiting Faculty, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Ph.D. in Art History and Theory, Department of Philosophy and Literature, University of Buenos Aires

Agustín Díez Fischer received his Ph.D. in Art History and Theory in 2017 from the Department of Philosophy and Literature at the University of Buenos Aires, where he teaches Latin American Art. He has curated various exhibitions, among them The Words of Others: León Ferrari and Rhetoric in Times of War along with Ruth Estévez and Miguel López for the Getty Foundation's Pacific Standard Time LA/LA. He is director of the Centro de Estudios Espigas (Espigas Research Center) in Buenos Aires, an archive focused on Argentinean art that is part of the Escuela de Arte y Patrimonio at the Universidad Nacional de San Martín (UNSAM) and affiliated with the Espigas Foundation. Díez Fischer has received many grants and fellowships, including the Terra Foundation Travel Grant, the Program in Latin American Studies Visiting Research Scholar, and Visiting Assistant Professor at Princeton University.