Tomás Peters. Cultural sociologist based in Santiago, Chile. Researcher at the Instituto de la Comunicación e Imagen (ICEI) of the Universidad de Chile. He holds a PhD in Cultural Studies from the School of Arts at Birkbeck, University of London, a MA of History of Art and BA of Sociology, both from the Universidad de Chile. His main areas of research include cultural studies, sociology of art, Latin American studies and cultural policy. Visiting Researcher at the Ibero-Amerikanisches Institut zu Berlin (2015 and 2018). He also teaches in the MA in Arts and Cultural Management at the Universidad de Chile.