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María Aguilera Aranaz
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Specialised in editorial coordination, edition, design, production and editing for temporary and permanent exhibition catalogues and art books for museums and art institutions.
My role involves working closely with other professionals from the editorial and museum world including the best designers, editors, translators, colour separation, prepress companies and printers in the cultural and art fields in Spain.
Over the last eighteen years I have been involved in the production of more than eighty exhibition catalogues and art publications for institutions including MoMA, Museo Nacional del Prado, Biblioteca Nacional de España, Fundación Mapfre, Fundación Telefónica, Fundación La Caixa, The Metropolitan Museum, Guggenheim Bilbao and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.
  • Editorial and production coordination among clients, designers, translators, authors, curators, colour separation firms, printers, etc.
  • Design and layout supervision and its adaptation to contents
  • Consultation with suppliers and providers
  • Estimate requests
  • Reception, coordination and sorting of materials and files
  • Schedule development
  • Edition and copy-editing: style and typographical/syntax corrections, unification of terminology, and content reorientation
  • Development of appendices, bibliographies, exhibition histories, lists of works, etc.
  • Bibliographic research for footnotes and appendices
  • Research toward proposals to illustrate essays
  • Proofreading and blueline correction
  • Management of copyrights and reproduction rights
  • Corrections to colour proofs and prepress quality control