Katherine Crawford Luber to direct Minneapolis Institute of Art
From 2011 to 2018 Enwezor was the Director and Managing director of Haus der Kunst, Munich. Previously, he served as Dean of Academic Affairs and Senior Vice President of San Francisco Art Institute, in addition to adjunct curator within the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Art Institute of Chicago and at the International Center of Photography. Doryun Chong is Deputy Director, Curatorial and Chief Curator of M+, a new museum of visual culture that may open its Herzog & de Meuron–designed building in 2020, in Hong Kong’s West Kowloon Cultural District.
This week’s beneficial reveals embrace Lucy Austin’s layered paintings at That Art Gallery, Bristol, a group exhibition of dystopian visions at Newlyn Art Gallery, plus the launch of this 12 months’s Platform Graduate Award 2019 series of exhibitions in Oxford. The Paddock Project will open within the historic market town of Sherborne, Dorset in 2022 and will current a altering programme of international, nationwide and regional contemporary and fashionable art, craft and design. Our 2019 programme of 1-day artist-led occasions continues with Assembly Thamesmead addressing how artists, drawn by alternative and affordability, live and dealing in new components of the town, whereas Assembly Stoke-on-Trent throws into focus the concept of the artist as activist, activator and alter maker.
Appointed Director of the Metropolitan Museum in April 2018, Max Hollein is liable for guiding the Museum’s inventive vision and all of its programming, analysis and assortment initiatives. An accomplished director for greater than fifteen years, Hollein oversees The Met’s curatorial, conservation, and scientific departments; exhibition and acquisition actions; schooling and public outreach; as well as the libraries, digital tasks, publications, imaging and design. San Antonio’s Contemporary Art Month (CAM) has introduced that Lee Hallman will be the curator for the 2020 edition of the CAM Perennial.
Hollein has published and lectured broadly and has organized numerous major exhibitions in fashionable and up to date art. He is a member of supervisory and advisory boards of main cultural institutions worldwide, together with the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg; National Gallery, Prague; and Neue Galerie, New York. Named a Chevalier of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Minister of Culture in 2009, he obtained the Goethe badge of honor (the Hessian Ministry of Culture’s highest accolade) in 2016, amongst different international awards. The residency, which is offered in partnership with the Contemporary Art Society and Orkney’s Pier Arts Centre, sees the 2017 Turner Prize nominee based on the National Gallery’s on-web site artist’s studio for a year.
In the first of a sequence of articles co-revealed with Disability Arts Online, artist Anna Berry writes about turning into DASH curator-in-residence at Midlands Arts Centre. This week’s really helpful exhibits embody Kirsty Harris’ paintings of nuclear bomb tests at Vane Gallery, Newcastle, American artist Kathleen Ryan’s sculptures at New Art Gallery Walsall, and Vito Acconci at Pace Gallery, London.