Para Site Art Space announces the commencement of the appointment ofas the . This signifies a new professional development in Para Site strengthened by his 3-year appointment as curator. One of ’s key objectives is to contribute to the current development of the Hong Kong arts scene, characterized by many artists but so few curators. This full-time position fills in the void in curatorial practice that specializes in contemporary arts in Hong Kong. Under his expertise and experience, develops broader ways to examine the local arts and promote international exchanges and perspectives between the local arts scene and international art scene.
was born in Germany in 1969 and was the ‘s key independent contemporary art institution. Prior to joining in 2003, was the artistic director of the and served as the curator at the , Kassel, Germany.
He obtained aat , Germany and completed a in Amsterdam. Since then, he has curated over 50 projects and has written for various publications. In particular, was the group show participation at the , titled . He was also a curator for the international section for the , 2004 in Christchurch and curated a survey show about alternative Asian art spaces at in 2004.
More materials are available to view on site at Para Site.
The Archive Project is financially supported by the Project Grant of the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.