Curator’s Residency: Katerina Valdivia Bruch
27th December 2011 – 19th February 2012
Panelists: Agung Kurniawan, Raihul Fadjri, Antariksa
Moderation: Katerina Valdivia Bruch
Friday, 17th February 2012
Katerina Valdivia Bruch is a Berlin-based independent curator. She has curated exhibitions for a number of institutions, including CCCB (Barcelona, Spain), Instituto Cervantes (Berlin and Munich), Instituto Cultural de Leon (Mexico), Para/Site Art Space (Hongkong), and the Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, LASALLE College of the Arts. In 2008, she was co-curator of the Prague Triennale at the National Gallery in Prague. Besides her work as a curator, she contributes with essays and articles for art publications and magazines. Since 2009, she has organised a number of talks and exhibitions on Indonesian contemporary art. Her latest project Moving Images from Indonesia was presented during the sessions ‘Curating in Asia’ of the exhibition The Global Contemporary – Art Worlds After 1989 at ZKM – Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe.
More information: www.artatak.net
During two months, she will research about censorship in the visual arts in Indonesia after 1998 and will do a public discussion on this topic by the end of her residency at LAF. After this, she will publish an essay about this subject matter.
Katerina’s curatorial residency has been supported by the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations (IfA)