Katerina Gregos

Katerina Gregos est historienne de l'art basée à Bruxelles depuis 2006. Elle a été commissaire de plusieurs expositions internationales, dont les plus récentes : No Country for Young Men: Contemporary Greek Art in Times of Crisis, BOZAR, Bruxelles, 2014 ; The Politics of Play, pour la Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art Sweden, et Liquid Assets:In the Aftermath of the Transformation of Capital, pour le Steirischer Herbst, Graz, Austria (en tant que co-commissaire), en 2013 ; Newtopia: The State of Human Rights, plusieurs lieux d'exposition, Malines & Bruxelles, et Manifesta 9 (en tant que co-commissaire), Genk, 2012. Elle est actuellement commissaire du Pavillon Belge dans le cadre de la 56e Biennale de Venise, ainsi que de l'exposition de la 5e édition de la Biennale de Thessalonique, intitulée Between the Pessimism of the Intellect and the Optimism of the Will. Katerina Gregos enseigne à l’HISK – The Higher Institute of Arts, à Gand.

Katerina Gregos is an art historian, curator, and writer based in Brussels since? 2006. She has curated numerous major international exhibitions and biennials, among which, most recently: No Country for Young Men: Contemporary Greek Art in Times of Crisis, BOZAR, Brussels, 2014; The Politics of Play, for the Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Sweden, and Liquid Assets: In the Aftermath of the Transformation of Capital for the Steirischer Herbst, Graz, Austria (as co-curator), both 2013; Newtopia: The State of Human Rights, several venues, Mechelen & Brussels, and Manifesta 9 (as co-curator), Genk, 2012. In 2011 she curated the critically acclaimed exhibition Speech Matters, for the Danish Pavilion at the 54th ?Venice ?Biennial, and co-curated the 4th Fotofestival Mannheim Ludwighsafen Heidelberg: The Eye is a ?Lonely Hunter (Germany). She is currently curator of the Belgian Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale as well as curator of the main exhibition of the 5th edition of the Thessaloniki Biennial entitled Between the Pessimism of the Intellect and the Optimism of the Will. Gregos regularly publishes on art and artists in exhibition catalogues, journals and magazines, and is a visiting lecturer in several art academies, including HISK – The Higher Institute of Arts, Gent, where she also curated the 2013 laureates exhibition, Portrait of the Artist: Works and References. She is also a regular speaker in conferences and symposia on contemporary art, internationally. Recently, she was also featured on TEDx, Gent.