Magdalena Ayerra, GCRP 2022
Policymaker specializing in the management of cultural place-based and urban redevelopment projects. She is engaged in the design, implementation, and evaluation of projects that improve the economic development of local communities, with a focus on art and culture as powerful tools of social transformation. She was the Director of the Arts District of Buenos Aires and the Coordinator of Creative Neighborhood in Buenos Aires City Government. Currently, she is doing a SPURS/Humphrey Fellowship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) within the Urban Planning Department. At MIT she is interested in expanding her knowledge of collaborative projects related to urban planning and culture.