Sarah Poppel is an independent art historian, researcher, writer, and translator based between Mexico and Germany. She studied Art History and Spanish philology in Tübingen, Mérida (Venezuela) and Berlin. Her master thesis addressed the beginnings of abstract art in Brazil during the 1940s. Since 2009, she has been involved in international art projects, exhibitions and publications, has participated in conferences and has given University seminars about modern and contemporary art from Latin American countries (Brazil, Colombia, Mexico). Between 2016 and 2019 she was responsible for the cultural program in the areas of visual arts and music at Goethe-Institut Mexiko in Mexico-City.