Annie Fletcher

Convener

Annie Fletcher is currently Chief Curator at the Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven. She also tutors at De Appel, Amsterdam, the Dutch Art Institute Arnhem and the Design Academy Eindhoven. She recently worked on the museum retrospective of Qiu Zhijie and the ten day caucus projected called Becoming More. Other projects include "El Lizzitsky: the Artist and the State at IMMA Dublin, and a “Republic of Art” at the Van Abbemuseum in 2015/16. She was lead contributor from the Van Abbe to the “Museum as Hub” collaboration led by the New Museum in New York from 2006 - 2014 and is part an on-going collaborative team which developed the “Museum of Arte Util” with Tanja Bruguera in 2013 and continues to develop the Association of Arte Util today. She curated “After the Future” at Eva Ireland’s International Biennial of Visual Art in 2012. Other projects include solo exhibitions or presentations with Ahmet Ogut, Hito Steyerl, Sheela Gowda, David Maljkovic, Jo Baer, Jutta Koether, Deimantas Narkevicius, Minerva Cuevas, and the long term projects, Be(com)ing Dutch (2006-09) and Cork Caucus (2005) with Charles Esche. She was co-founder and co-director of the rolling curatorial platform “If I Can’t Dance, I Don’t Want To Be Part Of Your Revolution” with Frederique Bergholtz and Tania Elstgeest. With Sarah Pierce she developed the Para Education Department at Witte de With in 2004. As a writer she has contributed to various magazines and publications