Meet our Curatorial Council: Christo Oropeza

The Juan R. Fuentes Gallery Curatorial Advisory Council determines exhibitions are selected for display, and performs a range of other responsibilities including: providing guidance on the development of gallery policies, serving as ambassadors for the gallery in the public sphere and doing outreach to artists who may be interested in exhibiting their work.


Christo Oropeza
A San Francisco native and artist working in multiple mediums, Christo has helped design and paint multiple murals in the city, including those at Mission Pie and at Tip Top Market on Turk street. He cofounded the Mission’s Incline Gallery with Brian Perrin in 2010 and continues expand the gallery’s presence today as co-director by facilitating outside curators, National & International Exchanges and partnerships within a community based organization. Christo has both curated and co-curated exhibitions at Incline Gallery for more than seven years.