Talks

Listen: 'Gods and Monsters'

What place does contemporary art have in historical museums?

Recent years have seen an increasing engagement with historical modes of representation on the part of both contemporary artists and curators. Drawing on their experience, a panel of European museum curators will consider both the opportunities and pitfalls of such endeavours.

Participants:
Colin Wiggins (Special Projects Curator, National Gallery, London)
Jasper Sharp (Adjunct Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at Kunsthistoriches Museum, Vienna)
Dimitro Ozerkov (Director of Contemporary Art Department, State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg)

Chair: Jennifer Higgie (Co-editor frieze and Editor, Frieze Masters Magazine)