Cultural Guardian/Historian Viviana Enrique Acosta has over forty years of experience as a curator, arts administrator, choreographer, performance artist, dance theatre director, playwright, actor, composer, instructor, and culture bearer in San Diego. She is the CEO and Artistic Director of the Ballet Folklorico en Aztlan (BFA). She is also a co-founder and the artistic director of Muevete Dance Studio. Viviana has the distinction as being one of the youngest California Arts Council Artists in Residence - Artists in Communities awardees for her work in dance. She works to teach ancient knowledge and wisdom to future generations and to share her two-spirit vision of a sacred life. It is for these reasons that she is being inducted into the San Diego Women’s Hall of Fame as a Cultural Guardian/Historian.
16th Annual San Diego County Women's Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Reception
Five San Diego women will be honored at the 16th Annual Women's Hall of Fame in March of 2017. Nominations are currently being accepted at the Women's Museum by mail or email.