Richard Birkett, former curator at the ICA London has been appointed curator of New York’s legendary nonprofit Artists Space.
Artists Space director Stefan Kalmár said, “It’s great that Richard will be joining Artists Space's team as curator, developing with me our future programs at this exciting moment in the organizations history. Richard will bring an outside view and new impulses to New York City that I am sure will be a valuable addition to all of us working in the contemporary arts and beyond.”
Birkett says of his appointment: "Its a very exciting step for me to be joining Artists Space, and to be able to contribute to an organization with such an incredible history and a flourishing reputation for supporting artists and their work in a committed manner. I look forward to working with Stefan and the rest of the team to develop the important role Artists Space plays in New York and internationally."
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