18 May 2014, Talks & Conversations: Sophie O’Brien, Senior Curator, Serpentine Galleries & Serpentine Pavilion (London)
Sophie O’Brien is Senior Exhibition Curator at the Serpentine Galleries
Whilst at the Serpentine, she has curated exhibitions (with accompanying publications) with Haim Steinbach, Adrián Villar Rojas, Rosemarie Trockel (with curator Lynne Cooke), Thomas Schütte, Klara Lidén, Wolfgang Tillmans, Richard Hamilton, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Luke Fowler, Gustav Metzger, curated exhibitions of the work of Lygia Pape and Nancy Spero, and realised architectural projects with SANAA, Peter Zumthor, Herzog & de Meuron + Ai Weiwei and Sou Fujimoto.
Previously, she was a Curator for Contemporary and British Art at Tate Britain, Co-curator & Exhibitions Manager for the Australian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, Head of Exhibitions at the Sydney Biennale, Curator of Exhibitions & Publications at Artspace Sydney and curator of an Australian festival of contemporary art. Forthcoming projects include a new exhibition with Marina Abramovic, to open in June 2014.
When: 18 May
Where: Fort St Elmo, Valletta