Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Simon Rees returns to Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Simon Rees returns to the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery in 2014 - this time as director (he was a curator at the gallery during Greg Burke's directorship). Currently Head of Curatorial Development at MAK, the Austrian Museum of Applied Art, Rees brings a wealth of international experience to the position. In 2007 he curated the award winning Lithuanian pavilion at the Venice Biennale with artists Gediminas & Nomeda Urbonas and in 2011 he was the lead curator for the 15th Tallinn Triennial: FOR LOVE NOT MONEY. He is also a regular contributor to frieze and frieze d/e.