Martí Peran is a faculty member of the University of Barcelona (UB) as well as a critic and curator.
He has collaborated with many contemporary art books and catalogues. He was a member of the editorial board of “Transversal” (1996-2002). Co-editor of “Roulotte”(www.roulottemagazine.com), he is also a collaborator in newspapers and art magazines.
He has imparted different workshops on art criticism and curatorial practices in different institutions. He has lectured in different museums and universities (MACBA,Barcelona; MNCARS,Madrid;USP,Sao Paulo; Trienale,Milano; CCEBA,Buenos Aires; Townhouse,Cairo; Contemporary Art Center; Larissa; NYU, New York; Art Beijing; Jeu de Paume,Paris;...)
He has curated several historical and contemporary art exhibitions. He has curated “Event architecture” (Castellón,2002); "Stand by. Listos para actuar” (Mexico City,2003); “Corner” (Barcelona, 2004-2005); “See how they move. 4 ideas about mobility” (Madrid,2005); “Glaskultur. What happened with transparence idea?” (San Sebastián, 2006). "Post-it city. Occasional Cities" ( 2008-2011: Santiago de Chile, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires, Madrid,Montevideo, Cádiz); "After Architecture (Barcelona,2009), "Para Bellum 12mm" (Mataró, Barcelona, 2011); "This is not a Museum" ( 2011-2015: Barcelona, Ljuljana, México City, Santiago de Chile, Washington DC, Sao Paulo); "Abandoned Futures" (Barcelona, 2014); "After Landscapes. Copied Cities" (Barcelona, 2015); "General Indisposition. An Essay about Fatigue" (Barcelona, 2015).
He was the director of “Roundabout Program” (2001-2008), an exchange program between Barcelona and other cities (Santiago de Chile, Istambul, Jerusalem, Rejkiavic, Bangkok, Mexico D.F..).