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GUIDED TOUR | Shezad Dawood's 'Kalimpong' by Fatos Ustek
Sat, October 22, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM BST
Fatos Ustek will give a guided walk-through of Shezad Dawood's exhibition Kalimpong. Ustek curated the year-long project Fig 2. at the ICA in 2015, which included Dawood's animation The Room.
Fatos Ustek is an independent curator and writer based in London. She was recently appointed as curator of Art Night 2017 in London, with artistic direction of Whitechapel Gallery in association with Unlimited Productions. She is currently editing the fig-2 publication, that commemorates 50 projects in 50 consecutive weeks that she curated in 2015 at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London. Formerly, Ustek acted as associate curator for the 10th Gwangju Biennial, South Korea. Forthcoming, she will guest lecture on contemporary curating practices at the Estonian Contemporary Art Development Centre, Tallinn, Ruskin College of Art, Oxford and speak at the 5th para-curatorial seminar series at the Guangdong Times Museum, Guangzhou; as well as jury for the sculpture section at the 2017 Arte Laguna Art Prize, Venice. Ustek is on the Block Universe Advisory Board; member of AICA UK, an ICI Alumni, and part of the Curators Network. She contributes regularly to international art magazines and has edited and authored numerous publications and exhibition catalogues.
More information on Fatos Ustek can be found on her website: www.fatosustek.com