Koyo Kouoh

Koyo Kouoh

Executive Director and Chief Curator, Zeitz MOCAA

Koyo Kouoh brings two decades of experience as an international curator and cultural producer to her new role. As the founding Artistic Director of the thought-provoking RAW Material Company, a centre for art, knowledge and society in Dakar, she developed numerous art programmes and published widely on contemporary art. She has served as Curator of the Educational and Artistic Program of 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair for eight consecutive editions in London and New York, as well as on the curatorial teams for Documenta 12 and 13. Active in the critical field of the arts community in a Pan-African and international scope, Kouoh has a remarkable list of publications under her name, including the upcoming RAW Académie: A Matter of Knowledge, Word!Word?Word! Issa Samb and The Undecipherable Form (2013) and Condition Report on Building Art Institutions in Africa, (2012) to name a few.

All Sessions by Koyo Kouoh

13:00 - 14:30

Curating the Human

Concert Hall, Baxter Theatre

Opening Keynote Debate 1: Carnival of Ideas