Saturday, July 18, 2015

Artistic director of the 2016 Gwangju Biennale named

Maria Lind has been appointed artistic director for the 2016 Gwangju Biennale. "I will make sure next year's Gwangju Biennale will be a place where artists, the public, people working in the art industry , and local residents gather to discuss, relate and communicate in the name of art," Lind said during a precent press conference. The previous edition of Gwangju Biennale, curated by DIA Art Foundation director Jessica Morgan, was marked by controversy and led to the resignation of Biennale Foundation president Lee Yong-Woo.
Image: Maria Lind