Kitty Scott is the Carol and Morton Rapp Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Canada. Previously she was Director of Visual Arts at The Banff Centre, Canada; Chief Curator at the Serpentine Gallery, UK; and Curator of Contemporary Art at the National Gallery of Canada. Scotts extensive resume includes exhibitions of artists such as Francis Alÿs, Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller, Paul Chan, Peter Doig, Theaster Gates, Brian Jungen & Duane Linklater, Janice Kerbel, Ragnar Kjartansson, Scott McFarland, Silke Otto-Knapp, Frances Stark and Ron Terada. She was a core agent for Germanys dOCUMENTA (13) in 2012, and has been named curator the Canadian Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale (2017) and co-curator of the Liverpool Biennale (2018). Scott has written extensively on contemporary art for catalogues, books and journals and edited the publication Raising Frankenstein: Curatorial Education and Its Discontents (2010). She regularly lectures at art schools and curatorial programs throughout North America.
Image: Holly Hendry, Homeostasis, 2014. Installation view at Courtyard C, Sharjah Art Foundation. Courtesy of the artist. Parsons Fine Arts hosts Curator’s Perspective: Kitty Scott Tuesday, November 7, 2017 78:30pm Kellen Auditorium, The New School 66 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10011 FREE and open to the public As part of ICIs Curators Perspectivean itinerant […]read more »