Sunday 26 OCTOBER, 4pm
Potsdamer Straße 96
Parallel Realities opens with a conversation between David Elliott and the artists during which they will be discussing the Tibetan and buddhist influences on their work.
David Elliott is a curator and writer who has directed contemporary art museums and related institutions in Oxford, Stockholm, Tokyo, Istanbul, Sydney and Kiev. He was President of CIMAM (the International Committee of ICOM for museums of modern and contemporary art) from 1998 to 2004, and is currently President of the Board of Triangle Art Network/Gasworks in London, Chairman of MOMENTUM in Berlin, a member of the Asia Advisory Board of the Guggenheim Museum, New York, and a Visiting Professor in Curatorship at the Chinese University in Hong Kong. A specialist in Soviet and Russian avant-garde, as well as in modern and contemporary Asian art, David Elliott has published widely in these fields as well as on many other aspects of contemporary art.
Image: Kesang Lamdark, Dorge Drakkten, 2014, PVC, paper, 180 x 88 cm (71 x 34 ½ in).