Massimiliano Gioni is the Artistic Director of both the New Museum in New York and the Nicola Trussardi Foundation in Milan. He recently curated 10.000 Lives, the 8th Gwangju Biennial. At the New Museum, Gioni has curated the solo exhibitions of Paul Chan, Urs Fischer, and Lynda Benglis. He was also one of the curators of The Generational: Younger Than Jesus, the first New Museum Triennial. And in 2008 he curated the group show After Nature. In 2006 Gioni curated the 4th Berlin Biennale with Maurizio Cattelan and Ali Subotnick, and co-curated Manifesta 5 in 2004 in San Sebastian (Spain). At the Trussardi Foundation he has organized various solo shows and public art projects with, among others, Pawe? Althamer, Tacita Dean, Fischli and Weiss, Paul McCarthy, Paola Pivi, Anri Sala, and Tino Sehgal.
“Looking Back: 1993” with Hans Ulrich Obrist and Massimiliano Gioni Saturday, February 23, 2013 34:30pm New Museum 235 Bowery THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT In 1993 Hans Ulrich Obrist started do it, an exhibition in progress that is now 20 years old. This conversation will explore the projects beginnings, its iterations and its repercussions in […]read more »
The Now Museum: Contemporary Art, Curating Histories, Alternative Models New Museum CUNY Graduate Center What do museums of contemporary art stand for today? The last two decades has seen an unimaginable diversification of the museum as a place for exhibiting art and telling histories, producing innovative education models, promoting international collaborations, forming alternative archives, and […]read more »