We are La Pera Projects

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Co-founder📍​ New York City 

Clara Andrade Pereira

Clara is the co-founder of La Pera Projects and the Director of Pablo’s Birthday gallery in TriBeCa, Manhattan. She also joined UNTITLED, ART in 2018 as Head of VIP Relations. Prior, she held director positions at galleries in London and Portugal. Leveraging an international network of artists, collectors, and organizations, her expertise lies in connecting and promoting emergent artistic positions between Europe and the Americas.

 

Clara graduated with honors after completing a BA in Art History from Complutense University of Madrid. Recently, she completed the Executive program “International Leadership in Visual Arts Management”, led jointly by NYU, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, and University of Deusto in Spain. 

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Co-founder📍​ New York City 

Blanca Pascual Baztán 

 

Blanca is the co-founder of La Pera Projects and the Head of Sales for the Americas for Vortic, a VR and AR company for the art world. She also worked for 9Muses Art, an art advising company in New York, as Art Consultant and Development Director. Her specialization is post-war and contemporary art. Before that, she worked for the tech firm ArtBinder managing the sales of the Spanish and French-speaking markets. Additionally, she has worked in galleries in Manhattan and Toronto. Blanca is also the manager of a private collection in New York composed of more than 3,000 pieces.  

In 2015, she graduated with an MA in Modern and Contemporary Art and its Markets from Christie’s Education, New York. She also holds a Law degree from UPNA University in her native Spain.   

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Manuela Muñoz Cossio

Manuela is our Manager and Head of Operations in Spain. She graduated from the School of Fine Arts of the University of Costa Rica and recently completed the Master in Curatorial Studies from Museo Universidad de Navarra. Manuela believes that the conversations that happen within all levels of the system of contemporary art are powerful and must reach larger audiences, and so her professional focus is driven by the interest in fostering these exchanges. She has collaborated in various institutions both in Spain and Costa Rica, in curatorial and managerial positions.

Manager📍​ Madrid