Catherine Trujillo lives, works and mothers in San Luis Obispo, CA.
She curates anything from cowboys to pixels at Cal Poly.
She co-curates and founded Pecha Kucha Night SLO.
She volunteers a lot in the community.
She shared things & subjects & work with people close to her heart.
She likes to have fun.
Secrets to Lives Well Lived are on her mind.
Curator Catherine Trujillo oversees Kennedy Library’s Creative Works Program: Linking three existing programs — Art Management, the Faculty Exhibit Program, and Library Community Galleries — the Creative Works Program at Kennedy Library supports curiosity-based scholarship, creativity, and research at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.
She began her Cal Poly career with Special Collections where she managed the manuscript collections and helped establish the ethnic studies archive. She has worked with designers, artists, architects, and photographers to create long-standing contributions to the cultural life of the Central Coast. She moved to San Luis Obispo with a commitment to work in the arts and a focus on the preservation and dissemination of multicultural history and art. In her spare time she is the associate producer and archival researcher for the documentary film Lives Well Lived and a sometime contributor to KCET’s Artbound — transmedia journalism exploring Southern California's arts and culture.