Nicolás Guagnini is an artist, filmmaker and writer in 1966 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He was a cofounder of Orchard, a cooperative gallery in the Lower East Side; and of Union Gaucha Productions, an independent and experimental artists' film company. He has exhibited extensively in the US, Latin America and Europe. He's had numerous gallery and museum exhibitions. His writing has been published in October, Texte Zur Kunst, Parkett, and Cabinet magazine; as well as in various exhibition catalogues. Guagnini lives and works in New York.