On the occasion of the exhibition Heroínas, curated by Guillermo Solana, an International Symposium will take place to be held at the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum on May 5 and 6, 2011. The Symposium, aimed at students, will focus on analyzing feminist strategies developed in the history and theory of modern art and production models and public and private management in contemporary art, sensitive to the demands of new audiences and audiences. The complex notion and problems of "empowerment" will be discussed in order to establish networks and lines of research, in connection with the art system.