ResourceIn Conversation

Axel Wieder

In Conversation

12 February 2019

German curator and writer Axel Wieder visits Brisbane for the first time, speaking at the IMA.

Wieder is currently the director of Bergen Kunsthall in Norway and was previously the director of Index— the Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation in Stockholm (2014-2018), and head of program at Arnolfini Centre of Contemporary Arts in Bristol (2012-2014). In this talk he discusses his time working on past projects, speaking specifically about the city as field of resonance, exhibitions as activities, and his experiences at both smaller and larger institutions.