in Curating, Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK)
Conference: Contemporary Art Biennials – Our Hegemonic Machines in States of Emergency
27 June 2020, 2.30 pm
Discussion moderated by Hadas Kedar
Ioana Leca is Artistic Director of Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art. Recent positions include the Producer role for the 2017 edition of the biennial and Curator for Programme and Project Manager at the Romanian Cultural Institute in Stockholm (2011-2016). With a BA in Theatre Directing, she has studied the MA in Curating Art, Including Management and Law at Stockholm University and has been active as a.o. cultural strategist, curator and exhibition producer in public and private funded organisations.
Hadas Kedar is an artist and curator and the founder of Arad Contemporary Art Centre and Arad Art and Architecture Residency Program. She studies at the PhD in Practice in Curating programme, University of Reading/ Zurich University of the Arts
The conference is organised by Prof Dr Dorothee Richter (Head of PhD in Practice in Curating, University of Reading/ Zurich University of the Arts) and Ronald Kolb, Scientific researcher PhD in Practice in Curating.) Respondents to the speakers are PhD Candidates of the PhD in Practice in Curating (University of Reading/ Zurich University of the Arts) and students of the MAS in Curating.
The online conference is supported by Goethe Institut Bucharest, The Suisse Arts Council ProHelvetia, and Zurich University of the Arts.