El Sótano 97 "Gathering Voices" This project establishes an international site for the purposes of addressing issues of curatorial practice, to engage curators, organizers and artists in an interactive dialog. Topics range from methodologies and strategies to ethics, theory and personal stories. Your participation in this project will shape it's outcome. This site will run through the year 2000, and is organized as a collaboration by El Campo Ruse (located in San Diego, California) and Side Street Projects (located in Santa Monica, California). El Sótano 97 will be presented in participation with InSite '97 coordinated by Installation in San Diego, California and in the State of Baja California.