Maxim Holland is a self taught curator, producer and cultural entrepreneur. He is the founder and director of HAWAPI, an independent arts organization that each year takes a group of local and international artists to a remote and challenging location to produce public interventions focusing on social, political and environmental issues specific to the area. Holland was born in the UK but spent most of his childhood in Peru and Australia. He is currently based in Lima.
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HAWAPI means “outside” or “to be outside” in Qechua, the native language of the Andes. It represents our ethos of working beyond the usual confines of the art world.