Rosa Jijón (born in Quito, Ecuador in 1968, based in Rome from 2000). She is Visual artist, activist, cultural mediator and Cultural Secretary of the IILA, Italo-Latin American Institute. She was Director of the CAC, Centro de Arte Contemporaneo di Quito, Ecuador (2013-2015). She has been part of the project “Women’s Letters” (Cartas de Mujeres) UN Women, as artistic coordinator and documentary film maker and also of the “Sa’r san Project”, which involved through art children of the Roma community in Rome, Italy. Her artistic research is focused on several photographic projects and sociological research, relating to the situation of men and women immigrants in Italy. She represented Ecuador at 54 Venice Biennial (2011).