Jessica Morgan appointed Director of Gwangju Biennale

Jessica Morgan. Photo courtesy the Gwangju Biennale Foundation.

Prior to her current position as Daskalopoulos Curator, International Art, Tate Modern, Morgan was Chief Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston and Assistant Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago.  She holds an MA in Art History from the Courtauld Institute of Art and a BA and MA in Art History from Cambridge University. 

Group and solo exhibitions she has curated include Saloua Raouda Choucair, Gabriel Orozco, John Baldessari: Pure Beauty, The World as a Stage, Martin Kippenberger, Time Zones, Common Wealth, Mona Hatoum, Urs Fischer for MOCA Los Angeles, Damien Ortega for ICA Boston, The Unruly History of the Readymade for Jumex Collection and the Tate Turbine Hall Unilever Commissions with artists Tino Sehgal, Carsten Höller and Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster.

For more info on the Gwanju Biennale see here