NERO is an international publishing house devoted to art, criticism and contemporary culture. Founded in Rome in 2004, it publishes artists’ books, catalogs, editions and essays.
NERO explores present and future imaginaries beyond any field of specialization, format or code – as visual arts, music, philosophy, politics, aesthetics or fictional narrations – extensively investigating unconventional perspectives and provocative outlooks to decipher the essence of this ever changing reality.
(born in Lima, 1980) creates a visual story full of both history and insights into the current situation of her country Peru, which she conveys to the outside world in a powerful language, complex and direct at once. Upcoming shows in 2022 include Portikus, Frankfurt, Boros Foundation, Berlin, 5th Kochi-Muziris Biennale, India and Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne. In 2021 Ximena Garrido-Lecca took part in group presentations at Museo Madre, Naples, Museo Jumex, Mexico City, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart and the 34th Bienal de São Paulo.