Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster in conversation with Lynne Cooke

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Saturday, March 6, 2010, 2pm    add to my calendar


Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster was born in 1965 in Strasbourg, France, and today lives and works in Paris and Rio de Janeiro. Recent solo exhibitions include projects for The Turbine Hall, Tate Modern, London (2008); MUSAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y Léon (2008); Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris / ARC, Paris (2007); Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich (2004); and Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (2002). She also participated in The 53rd International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia (2009), Skulptur Projekte Münster (2007) and Documenta XI, Kassel (2002). She is the recipient of the 2002 Marcel Duchamp Award, Paris, the 1996-97 Mies van der Rohe Award, Krefeld, and the Villa Kujoyama, Kyoto artist residency in 1996-97.

Lynne Cooke was appointed curator at Dia Art Foundation, New York in 1991 and in 2009 was named Dia's curator at large. In 2008, she became chief curator at the Reina Sofia in Madrid. Co-curator of the 1991 Carnegie International, and Artistic Director of the 1996 Sydney Biennale she has also curated exhibitions in numerous venues in North America, Europe and elsewhere. She has been on the faculty for Curatorial Studies at Bard College in addition to teaching as a visiting scholar in the Graduate Fine Art departments of several universities. Among her numerous publications are recent essays on the works of Francis Alÿs, Richard Serra, Agnes Martin, and Zoe Leonard.  


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