Minus Roof, A Kassan. Wysing Art Centre, 2009. Photo: Ed Greenacre.

Summer School 2009 Visiting Curator Talk: Lotte Juul Petersen

Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 3 p.m.

Plug In ICA presents a talk by visting curator Lotte Juul Petersen, as part of Summer School 2009. The talk, entitled Making possibilities for research and production of art,  will take place Saturday, August 8 at 3 p.m. at Plug In ICA. The talk is open to the public, free and everyone is welcome to attend.

Petersen’s talk will focus on artists’ residential projects, research models and artistic production, and new ways of displaying art.

Originally from Copenhagen, Denmark, Lotte Juul Petersen joined Wysing Arts Centre (Cambridge, UK) in July 2008 to develop the curatorial and artistic programme in collaboration with Donna Lynas. With a background in art history and cultural studies, she recently participated in an international curatorial platform arranged by FRAME Finnish Fund for Art Exchange. Her curatorial practice has developed in collaboration with Jacob Fabricius at CPH Kunsthal and at Malmö Konsthall, Sweden. From 2007-08 she developed the residency and artistic programs at the Factory of Art and Design, Copenhagen. She has worked with and commissioned works by artists such as Olafur Eliasson, Adrian Piper, Simon Starling, Superflex, Ann Lislegaard, Pia Rönicke, Johanna Billing & Luca Frei and many more. She has also published texts inN.Paradoxa International feminist art journal, REVOLVER Archiv für aktuelle Kunst, and SUM Magazine for Contemporary Art. She has partipated in residencies in Istanbul, Helsinki, Berlin and Cuba, and recently curated Urban Pedestals in (Copenhagen & Helsinki, 2007-08).