Jack Persekian

Jack Persekian

Jerusalem-based curator Jack Persekian is the founder and director of the influential Gallery Anadiel and the Al-Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art in Jerusalem, and former director of the Sharjah Biennial. He recently curated Disorientation II: The Rise and Fall of Arab Cities at Manarat Saadiyat, Abu Dhabi; Never-Part, Bozar, Brussels; Dubai Next, co-curated with Rem Koolhaas at Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, Germany; and The Jerusalem Show, Al-Ma’mal Foundation, Jerusalem.

A Q&A moderated by Renaud Proch, deputy director of Independent Curators International (ICI), will follow the lecture.


Location: Annex
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Public programs are made possible by Hammer Members and the generosity of Bronya and Andrew Galef, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, and an anonymous donor.