Tomás Peters. Researcher, International Institute for Philosophy and Social Studies (Santiago, Chile). BA. in Sociology and MA. in History of Art. He holds a Ph.D. in Cultural Studies from the School of Arts at Birkbeck, University of London. His main areas of research include cultural studies, sociology of art, Latin American studies and cultural policy. Visiting Researcher at the Ibero-Amerikanisches Institut in Berlin (2015). Currently, he teaches in the MA in Arts and Cultural Management program at the Universidad de Chile. He is the co-editor of La trama social de las prácticas culturales. Sociedad y subjetividad en el consumo cultural de los chilenos (Santiago de Chile: Universidad Alberto Hurtado,2012), and of several papers on art and society.