JASPER SHARP - Freier Kurator / Phileas Projects
ACHTUNG NEUER TERMIN!
Mi, 01.03.2023 - 19:00
Talk will be held in english
Jasper Sharp is a British curator and art historian. Following his studies at the University of Edinburgh, he worked at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection,Venice, between 1999-2005 as the Head of Exhibitions and Collections. After a period of research in New York, he moved to Vienna and was invited to conceive a new programme of modern and contemporary art exhibitions for the Kunsthistorisches Museum. Between 2011-2021, he curated exhibitions of artists including Joseph Cornell, Susan Philipsz, Lucian Freud, Kathleen Ryan and Mark Rothko. He was Curator of the Austrian Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale in 2013, conceived the talks programme at Frieze Masters, London, and is the founding director of Phileas, a philanthropic organization based in Vienna that seeks to strengthen the presence of Austrian and Austria-based artists on the international landscape.
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