Meet Iwona Blazwick

Published 2019/09/11

Please join us for a talk with OCA IVP, Iwona Blazwick, Director of the Whitechapel Gallery, London.

This event is part of OCA's mezzanine programme.

Thursday, 19 September

Free and open to the public, but space is limited.

Please RSVP to

Office for Contemporary Art Norway
Nedre gate 7
0551 Oslo

Iwona Blazwick has been Director of the Whitechapel Gallery since 2001 and is a curator, critic and lecturer. She was formerly at Tate Modern and London’s ICA, and has worked as an independent curator in Europe, the US and Japan.

Blazwick has curated solo shows and new commissions from some of the most significant living artists in the world, and has conceived thematic exhibitions that have shaped new art histories, including A Short History of Performance. Blazwick established the Artists Film International global consortium, and has set new precedents for the animation of collections and archives.

She is series editor of Whitechapel Gallery/MIT Documents of Contemporary Art, has written about numerous contemporary artists, and on themes and movements in modern and contemporary art, exhibition histories and art institutions.