Notes Towards an Exhibition
26 September 2013, 6–7:30pm
Johnson Foundation Auditorium
John Lennon Art and Design Building
Mihnea Mircan’s lecture will refer to past and future exhibition projects at the institution he currently directs, Extra City Kunsthal in Antwerp, Belgium.
Apart from exhibitions at Extra City – including ‘A slowdown at the Museum, 1:1’, ‘Hans van Houwelingen and Jonas Staal’ – Mircan has curated exhibitions at the National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest; Museion, Bolzano; Stroom Den Haag, Den Haag; Spinnerei, Leipzig; David Roberts Art Foundation, London; and the Venice Biennale, as curator of the Romanian Pavilion in 2007. He is the editor of the book Hans van Houwelingen: Undone (2012), and has contributed essays to monographs on Pavel Büchler and Nina Beier, and to the catalogue Six Lines of Flight. His writing has appeared in numerous journals, including Mousse and Manifesta Journal.