curators

Paolo Colombo

Paolo Colombo

Paolo Colombo is currently Art Advisor at the Istanbul Museum of Modern Art. From 2001 to 2007 was Curator of The Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo in Rome. From 1989 to 2000  he was Director of the Centre d’art contemporain in Geneva. In 1999 he curated the 6th Istanbul Biennial. Among the exhibitions he curated are In Praise of Shadows, Apocalittici e Integrati,--contemporary Italian Art (2007), Ed Ruscha (2004) Margherita Manzelli (2003), Francis Alÿs (2002), Michael Raedecker (2002), Zaha Hadid (2002), Haluk Akakçe (2001), Kara Walker (2000), Arturo Herrera (2000), Christopher Wool (1999), Olaf Breuning (1999), Gillian Wearing (1998), Jane e Louise Wilson (1998), Fatto in Italia: Contemporary Art from Italy (1997), Pipilotti Rist (1996), Ugo Rondinone (1996), Tony Oursler (1995), Rosemarie Trockel (1994), Giovanni Anselmo (1993), Juan Munoz (1991), Kiki Smith (1991), Robert Gober (1988), Carroll Dunham (1988). He has been associate producer of a number of award winning films, more recently The Edge of Heaven and Soul Kitchen by Fatih Akin, and The Tree by Julie Bertuccelli, starring Charlotte Gainsbourg.



Untitled (12th Istanbul Biennial), 2011 Biennale de Lyon